It's a gloomy Sunday morning! I haven't yet digested the fact that she was probably the only celebrity that I haven't come across or seen off-screen in all my tenure in my previous j... Read more of this blog post »
February started off with a bang: I took part on FunDead Publication's second annual Write Like a Girl event at the Witch House in Salem, and also had my first ever interview as a writer, with... Read more of this blog post »
The back of the book blurb:
‘Sheldon’s stories lift the skin of small, suburban lives to expose the raw nerves beneath. Her writing is int... Read more of this blog post »
Putting a new book out there is exciting, but also scary. Knowing many of you enjoyed the novel helps smooth the experience.
Thank you... Read more of this blog post »
“I agree, Leliana,” Athena walked in to the library with Curly.
“What do we know?” Cullen asked.
“She’s definitely... Read more of this blog post »
Tomorrow night I’m headed over to Seattle to see a Pop Evil concert at El Corazon and the following Wednesday I’m going back to that same venue to see Starset. With only two days of recuperation in between the two shows, I’m glad I got all of my creative work done today... Read more of this blog post »
People say, "I... Read more of this blog post »
This April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and we need to continue to support all the women that have contributed to the current movements such as #MeToo.
Chec... Read more of this blog post »
there's a brother lying dead in the street
IT'S BEEN 7 HOURS!
sticky blood pooled around his head
buzzing flies with no respect
tears dried on his cheeks from when he pleaded for his life:
MY HANDS ARE UP!
PLEASE! PLEASE, SIR!
I'VE DONE NOTHING...
yet somehow there was a miscomm... Read more of this blog post »
Seven years ago I got my wife new tires, not because their tread was worn, but because her tires were so old that they were cracking. She drives maybe 2000 miles a year. Her car is a heap. She likes it that way.
My neighbor hates my wife’s heap. Views it as a blight on the neighborhood. My neighb...Read more of this blog post »
See yesterday's post for a link to the cover reveal, and watch for a release coming soon! Read more of this blog post »
The book will also be re-enrolled in Amazon's KDP Select program, that allows Free Book Promotions for a limited time—5 days. I will make a choice for t... Read more of this blog post »
According to this Current Biology article, research via MRI scans revealed that self-described conservative students have a larger amyg... Read more of this blog post »
Picture: "Doc Moses, Cajun Traiteur" by George Rodrigue
In Living Among the Dead, one of the principle characters is Honoré Mouton, a carpenter, and, more importantly, a traiteur, a healer.
Traiteurs have been around south Louisiana as long as Acadians have, a tradition passed down the same way as... Read more of this blog post »
Donello, per tutti Nello, ha un'età collocabile tra il mesozoico e l'olocene. Ed un solco lungo il viso come una specie di sorriso. (Maledizione De Andrè, esci dalla mia testa!)
Donello dice... Read more of this blog post »
By Monica Y Mateo
As I sit and write this blog, I think back to every single moment that led me here. I think back to when I was diagnosed with cancer and taken to a Christian Church. I was confused, scared, and simply not ready. I stopped going when it... Read more of this blog post »
“The Korpes File (The 942 Series Book 1)” is a tense, rocket-paced, futuristic Sci-Fi thriller by Author J. I. Rogers that blends together the perfect balance of hero/antihero, lover/hater, friend/foe, and savior/coward. Although some of the settings may be familiar to Sci-Fi fans, the telling o... Read more of this blog post »
Find out why EVERYONE is talking about Bullet Whiskey!
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KOBO ➜ http://smarturl.it/DWW_Kobo
NOOK ➜ http://bit.ly/2yVGGgS... Read more of this blog post »
So, for the sake of my sanity, I'm no longer putting together a seasonal reading list. You may think I'm crazy, but it's way too stressful.
1. I feel that I'm having to read only to say I read it, instead of just reading for pleasure. I feel rushed and reading should never be a chore.
2. I'm o... Read more of this blog post »
Hell-o, dear dark souls! Hope February has treated you right and that you had a cozy Valentine’s, if you celebrate this Holiday. :-)
This month has been a bit of a struggle for me as I have been sick with an apocalyptic flue and cold, coughing and whatnot! So I almost couldn’t make the Youtube Cha...
Observing sensation without reacting to it, as good and bad. Not putting any judgement helps us to open up, become friendly and improve the curiosity and acceptance.The entire process of observing sensations, but not reacting to it, observing c... Read more of this blog post »
I had in mind an idea for her detailing her past with Samuel and Daegan's pack, but My friends wanted to do a cool "not series" where we all get similar covers and help each other market. the "Night of" books were born and then I wondered...could I write a reverse... Read more of this blog post »
I wrote about Facebook and their unfair policy some weeks ago, and I'm getting back to this apparently hot topic today. It has become apparent that Facebook doesn't want to give book authors, artists, business owners, etc, any free visibility. Until literally a few weeks ago, by simply posting co... Read more of this blog post »
"He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed."
Many people do not understand what Jesus dying... Read more of this blog post »
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To join my mailing list: www.thealiciacook.com.
If you join, I'll only email you once a month, I'll never share your email with anyone, and you will be automa... Read more of this blog post »
The newest book is now available: "Dropping Into Darkness". Beyond the positive reviews of the book, I'm inordinately pleased by the reader reaction to the cover illustration.
Some time in the future I will write a blog post on https://publishing.staadecker.com about the details of the m... Read more of this blog post »
The pay bonus part is long overdue. In fact, all t... Read more of this blog post »
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