To review The Last Jedi is to review modern society. How does one do that?
Let me think...
If you are the type of person that goes to a museum to SEE...this movie will confuse you. You will hate it. You will convince other people like yourself to hate it. You will eventually convince someone... Read more of this blog post »
"Maybe you should have," she said.
I didn't like her tone and I began to believe that giving her a loaded gun was mistake. She sounded as if she was a danger to herself, or maybe even to me. I ha... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
Maria Haskins is a poet as well as a fiction writer and I think this gives her a distinct edge when it comes to writing intricate and thought-provoking prose. Her fiction is faultless and the perfect sentences push the stories forward in a natu... Read more of this blog post »
But I’m a writer and whe... Read more of this blog post »
Though I would have liked to have kept these two lists to books released in 2017, what is here below represents all the divergent paths my own writing led me down. This seems... Read more of this blog post »
Fire on the Water: A Companion to Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Roxelana and Suleyman
America Tuwaqachi Read more of this blog post »
I know you’d think that the writer of... Read more of this blog post »
Remember to follow me on twitter or goodreads for t... Read more of this blog post »
“Sizzling hot and so much fun! The Real Thing is a must read for romance lovers!” - New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis
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**This book is published by Montla... Read more of this blog post »
December 8, 2017 By Stanley Bing (Originally published on LitHub.com)
Two millennia ago, a young carpenter appeared in what is now Israel and, in addition to suggesting some guidelines on personal behavior, offered the gift o... Read more of this blog post »
319. Există în București companii de taximetrie (multe chiar!) care oferă călătorilor servicii de transport în regim „tramvai”: f... Read more of this blog post »
ik heb uw actie/hulp/stem nodig.
In Nederland heeft de krant NRC Mazzel tov uitgeroepen tot een van de 25 beste Nederlandstalige boeken van 2017.
Uit die top 25 wordt de komende week een winnaar gehaald.
De winnaar is het boek dat via de online-lezerswedstrijd het hoogste aanta... Read more of this blog post »
When I was a kid, the first time I went into a locker room where grown men were changing was a major shock. I'm not sure I ever got over it.
I don't remember how old I was. Maybe eleven. I think it was at a friend's father's country club. Maybe we went swimming. Not important. Anyway, I went... Read more of this blog post »
I just want to pause and thank Google for sending the absolute most strangest people ever to my blog.
Well done, Google. For all the people who typed something random into your search and then found ME, well I (a) appreciate the page stat, and (b) think you’re probably terrible at your job, bec...Read more of this blog post »
I am not sure how other authors feel when reviews come in for their books. I have been jumping up and down and pinching myself!
As many of you know, if you want to sell on Amazon, then reviews are essential. So, getting them is a fantastic feeling. I know that my friends and family have supported...Read more of this blog post »
The Empyrean Gate: Part I
Publication date: November 28th 2017
Genres: Adult, Romance, Science Fiction
In space, no one can fill your awkward silences for you…Read more of this blog post »
At the turn of the 23rd century, Liam Boyer’s parents led the construction of the Empyrean Gate, an intergalactic spaceway to an...
“Make failure a concentration of the will—the will to want to continue moving forward and the will to have the ability to execute anything you set your mind to do. Failure stops procrastination because it will make us execute the journey God has planned for us to achieve our goals.”
― Charlena Jac...
I can’t believe 2017 is already nearing the finish line. Soon, bubbly-fueled, pitchy renditions of Auld Lang Syne will fill the air, and I’ll feign familiarity with the lyrics by humming and grunting the melody with my family and friends, poised to hit the ground running in 2018.
A...Read more of this blog post »
De eerste winnaars zijn bekend en daarom open ik met liefde deze blogpost, welke ik zal aanvullen zodra er meer winnaar bekend zijn! Kom dus vooral binnenkort nog eens kijken! Wonderland – Marjolijn met haar Harry Potter kerstfanfic Handletter journal – Linda Raaijmakers (@lindaenbjorn) Een bookp...Read more of this blog post »
Nothing seems to happen for ages, then it all happens at once! This has been an incredible week for me:
My children’s book, Dreamland, won a Readers’ Favorite 5-star seal and a lovely review. See my article here.
I also published my second women’s fiction novel, The Healer’s Secret, after holding a... Read more of this blog post »
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since those old christmas movies are the next big meme i want to say that these two had the catchiest song out of all those movies
Reading time: 5 minutes.
“On the trail of the feather barons.”
Cycling from Oudtshoorn to Montagu in South Africa.
Setting out from Oudtshoorn to Montagu
From Oudtshoorn, it’s a good start on... Read more of this blog post »
This day will live in infamy! December fifteenth marks the first day you can receive a newsletter from myself, all technical bugs included. Forgive me if there are wrinkles I still need to iron out.Read more of this blog post »
Here’s a snippet from my next book, The Bride Takes a Groom — in which my hero, Captain Hugo Penhallow, is introduced. It takes place in April 1811, somewhere near the Canadian border. Please enjoy. :)
It had been a perfectly good day, tramping along the St. Lawrence River and leading his men in a...Read more of this blog post »
Inside each of these grocery bags is the world itself.
You can swing by the Comics room to pick up your work any time.
Question: Gary, we are a newlywed couple. My husband jokes about good-looking women, in front of me. I am offended. He says, “it doesn’t mean anything.” I’m having serious jealousy issues.
Answer: You may both be right. It may not ‘mean anything’ to him. But, you are hurt and jealous. Those would...Read more of this blog post »
[My below post was originally posted on Linda Hills formidable blog! Do visit it.]
I have been overwhelmed by the initial reaction to my debut novel. Without any publicity or marketing, it has an all-five-star rating on Amazon. True, only nine ratings but as an unknown first-time Indie author I’v...Read more of this blog post »
HAIBUN.MD: – Care sunt regulile de aur pentru un scriitor începător? Există o „trusă de unelte”?
Igor Guzun: – Sunt niște cărți – sigur că multe – care pot ajuta la asta, iar primele care îmi vin acum în minte sunt „Misterul regelui. Despre scris” de Stephen King, „Meseria de romancier” de Haruk...Read more of this blog post »
The other week I was lucky to receive a beautiful parcel in the mail from the wonderful beauty team at Chanel *squeals!*. I’m SUCH a Chanel fangirl, so everytime they send me something, no matter how big or small, I always get SO excited! There’s something about wearing somet...Read more of this blog post »
I have been asked to show a “Hotel Workout” or “At Home Workout”, the kind that you can do when your kids are at home or you can’t make it to the gym. If you are traveling, this is a great little workout you can do anywhere. This may look intense, but it really is as hard as you make it. My calor...Read more of this blog post »
Amazon has a list of the year’s best books. What we care about is the Sci-fi list, so here it is:
I’ve already bought Oathbringer and Artemis.
Of the rest, Persepolis Rising is definitely on my list. David Wong’s “What the Hell Did I Just Read” is also...Read more of this blog post »
I've forgotten exactly how we got on to it but at some point during my conversation with Danny Baker at this week's Word In Your Ear he talked about the misconceptions about pop music lurking in the breasts of most of the people who make programmes about it. The recording's here.
A certain amount... Read more of this blog post »
I don’t know about you, but when I think of Christmas songs, this one is almost certainly one of the first ones to come to mind. Although it isn’t one of my favorites, certainly no collections of Christmas songs would be complete without it. It is also one of the Christmas songs I most love to ha...Read more of this blog post »
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