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Don Gately Don Gately's blog:
I was encouraged to write stories because I had a
monthly column for seven years in a motorcycle
magazine called CYCLE GUIDE. The column was called OVER THE HANDLEBARS, and that is also the name of my first book, which is mostly a collection of the best of those articles and short stories. Although... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:40 • 12 views
Gabe Redel Gabe Redel's blog:
Everything I am but Better
by Gabe Redel


I don’t know
if I am good enough for love.
If this thing
that everybody wants so ferociously
is worth the price,
then I might find that it is right for me.

Love is such a tight line to walk
that just one slip
and I know I will be sliced in half,
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:19 • 35 views
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
I'm writing a novel about napping. You tell me how it's going.

“So…you can’t go more than three hours without needing to nap? Is that correct?”

“Yeah, pretty much,” I said, walking along with him at a leisurely pace through the facility.

“How long has this been going on?”

“About a year now,” I said... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:11 • 20 views
Shannon Heuston Shannon Heuston's blog:
Haters.
Most of us have them. They make it difficult to cope with the tough times, because you know they’re out there, celebrating. When things are going well, they find ways to sabotage you. You don’t understand why they hate you. Is it your fault? Why won’t they go away?

As far as I can tell, the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:02 • 27 views
Serenity Snow Serenity Snow's blog:
I still have E.A. Reynolds on Serenity Snow Romance. It's Setting The Scene Sunday with The Cougar's Assassin.

https://serenitysnowromance.weebly.co...
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:01 • 11 views
David T. Applegate David T. Applegate's blog:
Hello my friends.

I hope that everyone has had the chance to obtain a copy of my new book, Crisis: An Empire of the Elves Novel.

As I am working on book 2. It would be a huge help if anyone could leave some reviews on either Goodreads or Amazon or both. if you want to be the champion of the day. Th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 16:22 • 12 views
Willow Danes Willow Danes's blog:
Hidden, Warriors of Hir, is now available for pre-order on Amazon!

Hidden (Warriors of Hir, #4) by Willow Danes Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:19 • 11 views
Louise  Miller Louise Miller's blog:
Hello, Goodreads friends! I hope this finds you well, full of happiness and ready to eat a lot of pie.

It has been a jam-packed autumn here in Boston. I turned in the final revision of my 2nd novel, The Late Bloomers' Club, to my editor at the end of October. A week later, the paperback edition of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:14 • 11 views
Andrew Seiple Andrew Seiple's blog:
Long time, no blog! My apologies. We're getting into that ticklish time of year, where every weekend is full and everyone's rushing to finish up things before winter hits.

Work on DIRE:HELL proceeds at a steady clip. I'm over halfway done, and currently on track to release it before the end of the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:05 • 13 views
Tom Schwerbrock Tom Schwerbrock's blog:
"Dear Thomas, I very much enjoyed reading your manuscript. The story was excellent and the narrator's voice has an unmatched authenticity. Currently, the publishers are not seeking memoirs, it's about trends. As such, I will have to decline to represent you."

Well, that's the latest rejection. Cou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:04 • 23 views
A.C.   Thompson A.C. Thompson's blog:
Traitors by Richard Lee Byers—5 stars.

This short story is part of a collection of similar stories found in Realms of the Elves.

This story was phenomenally well written, and very fast paced. This one’s got great dragon battles, good character development, well written dialogue, and a great and de... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:37 • 15 views
M.K. Alexander M.K. Alexander's blog:
I won’t belabor last week’s discussion about book titles, except to say most accountants I’ve met don’t have rippling abs or heaving bosoms. Let’s turn to the trite saying: “Never judge a book by its cover…”

In the earlier days of book publishing, say the 16th or 17th century, I’d have to guess bo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:20 • 36 views
Dean Tongue Dean Tongue's blog:
My latest book 'V is for Violence' is due for release in January 2018, so with the impending release I thought I'd tell you a little bit about it.

The idea for this book genuinely came to me in a dream. It was only a small dream but after I had it the idea just kept building and building in my hea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:10 • 26 views
Jeannine Colette Jeannine Colette's blog:
True Abandon

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Can the sins of the past be forgiven with the actions of today?

Trish Hogan's life was destroyed when she gave her trust to her high school boyfriend, Jackson,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:01 • 11 views
Miles Watson Miles Watson's blog:
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
– remark attributed to St. Bernard of Clairevaux

When I was in high school, I was directed by one of my English teachers to read Arthur Miller's play The Crucible. Ostensibly the story is about the Salem witch trials in New England during the period... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:03 • 43 views
Richard Cozicar Richard Cozicar's blog:
If you go to my website. I've posted the next four chapters on my blog in the continuing story of the Wolves Of Satan. Next weekend, the final two chapters. Richardcozicar.com/Wolves-Of-Satan. Enjoy the read.

If you'd like to share comments of the story with me leave them on my website or send me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 13:50 • 21 views
Sally Chamberlain Sally Chamberlain's blog:
Human beings have one very powerful tool at our disposal to help us better understand the processes of the Universe – our intuition. Unlocking the power of our intuition makes daily life as a human being much easier to navigate and gives us a greater depth of understanding of our connection with... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 12:39 • 24 views
D. Thrush D. Thrush's blog:
Update on the 4th Santina book, which is called "The More the Merrier." I'm about 90% finished! I've also compiled the first 3 books into a set which will be on sale next month. If you've read all 3 books, I'd be very thankful if you'd review the set for me on Amazon. You can find it on my Amazon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:52 • 12 views
Christian Boustead Christian Boustead's blog:

telling readers what they get out of my book feels a little wrong!


but i am not telling you how you should read! i am attempting to explain what i as a writer hope the reader gains from reading this book!


first of all i hope they enjoy the book! but that is not what i would like the reader to get t...

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Published on November 19, 2017 09:09 • 29 views
M.D. Grimm M.D. Grimm's blog:
Hello there!

I am currently on gathering together an anthology of three previously published stories that are no longer in print. The first two were short stories part of larger anthologies with Torquere Press--Trash and Treasures and Night Guardians.
The third story in the anthology will be a (hea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:45 • 1 view
Ray A. Ray A.'s blog:
Character defects are described in the Big Book as “flaws in our make-up which caused our failure” and as manifestations of “self,” expressions of our spiritual disease of selfishness and self-centeredness. Reaffirming that they are “the primary cause of [our] drinking and [our] failure in life,”... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:39 • 12 views
Sam Carrington Sam Carrington's blog:




On Friday I travelled to London to the HarperCollins tower to have a chat with debut author, Caroline England. No ordinary chat, this was going to be for a live Facebook feed! I was so nervous. But it ended up being quite relaxed and fun, and Caroline was great! I thoroughly enjoyed talking abou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:21 • 71 views
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
Dreamhaven Books and Comics here in Minneapolis now has signed copies of the Subterranean Press hardcover edition of "Penric's Mission" in:

http://dreamhavenbooks.com/

...and many other fascinating things, while you are at it.

Ta, L. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:42 • 58 views
M.K. Kildor M.K. Kildor's blog:
Spirits in Bondage
C.S. Lewis

"Explore this collection of poems, written in the wake of World War I by a twenty-year-old C. S. Lewis, revealing the intellectual and spiritual struggles of a young man wounded by war and conflicted over faith. As he contemplates the nature of morality, love, the pres... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:39 • 11 views
Lee Sherred Lee Sherred's blog:
Apparently, I've just won a Readers Chill award for Azdaja! :0 )

Lines of Justice Aždaja by Lee Sherred

Lines of Justice: Aždaja

http://www.chillwithabook.com/2017/11... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:29 • 13 views
Debra  Robinson Debra Robinson's blog:
Rejections are just a part of the business of being an author. Form rejections are pretty common, as publishers and editors are often busy people.

But I sure do love those personal rejections. I've been getting personal ones lately. I tend to take that positively though-as a sign that the story wa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:50 • 1 view
Nandita Rani Nandita Rani's blog:
Before this world comes to an end by the Salmans and the Lees
I shall tell you my unsaid stories..

Before we're wiped away by hurricanes, earthquakes and tsunamis,
I have to tell you my crafted stories

Before we forget the ways to those familiar alleys
Let me tell you some untold stories

Before we unl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:47 • 11 views
Grea Alexander Grea Alexander's blog:
Friday! Friday! Nope it’s not Black Friday!
But in my world it’s close enough,
For savin’ money on my stuff!


Simply click the book’s link and select “Buy with Coupon”. That's it! It's that dang gum simple!

Offer valid on Grea Alexander e-books, only with coupon and on Smashwords.com. Sale begins r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:52 • 28 views
Louise Bay Louise Bay's blog:


My next release The British Knight goes live on December 5th. I'm so excited for it!

Blurb

When I’m offered the chance to leave New York to live in London for three months, I can’t pack my suitcase fast enough.

As soon as I touch down I’m obsessing over red telephone boxes, palaces and all the black... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:32 • 14 views
Rupert Dreyfus Rupert Dreyfus's blog:
Hi Folks,

I was asked to hold a seance as to summon the spirit of Edgar Allan Poe. You can read the transcript here:

https://felcherman.wordpress.com/2017...

Thanks to Jason and Rocky at the Gnome Appreciation Society for giving me the opportunity...

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Published on November 19, 2017 08:30 • 15 views
Alyson Serena Stone Alyson Serena Stone's blog:
Hello! I am pleased to announce that review copies of Storytime are here! I have already messaged some of you a copy. If you would like on, message me on Goodreads and I will be happy to provide you with one.

I have PDF, modi, and epub.

This is a sequel to Once. I do also have copies of Once-PDF,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:19 • 11 views
C.C. Bolick C.C. Bolick's blog:
Fate of War (Leftover Girl, #5) by C.C. Bolick

Fate of War (Leftover Girl Book 5) is now available and this series is complete!

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B077JRSH59/ Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 07:55 • 13 views
Cherise Wolas Cherise Wolas's blog:
Campaign for The American Reader is a very cool blog! It's very worthwhile initiative is to encourage more readers to read more books. There are author interviews, posts on what authors are reading, authors dissecting page 69 or page 99 in their books, etc. The founder, Marshal Zeringue, asked if... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 07:31 • 14 views
Andrew Hiller Andrew Hiller's blog:
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One really important aspect of being a guest of honor at a science fiction con has nothing to do with the Con itself. It’s making sure the world turns. Luckily, most Cons happen over the weekend and so for most of us the worst that happens is you might lose a Friday of work or be really tired on... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 07:22 • 37 views
R.K. Gold R.K. Gold's blog:
Okay, okay, it feels good to have some good news. I know it's not like I normally blast bad news all over this blog, but it's normally nothing as exciting as this.

I finished the rough draft of my latest work in progress and will be publishing it under a new pen name. This second pen name will be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 07:04 • 60 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Find all my reads in my new Facebook Shop! <3
https://www.facebook.com/MelissaFoste...

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Published on November 19, 2017 06:55 • 8 views
Tiffany Pitcock Tiffany Pitcock's blog:

Just Friends has been out for over three months now!! Wow. This ride has been so wild. This whole experience still doesn’t feel real. I’m starting to doubt it ever will.

To celebrate, I’m giving away a finished copy of JF plus a bunch of cute stationary over on my Twitter.

You can find the twee...

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Published on November 19, 2017 06:14 • 14 views
L.H. Feris L.H. Feris's blog:
With rapid precision, Joyce's hazel eyes flowed over the paragraph not once but four times, with the sounds of a gurgling sigh that manifested bringing in a surprising gasp, and turning into a watered-down... oh my God. And the thought of confronting him after more than three decades conjured up... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 05:47 • 13 views
Paula De Grei Paula De Grei's blog:

les jeux sont faits:


Se consideraba un intelectual de izquierdas aunque era más bien un viejo aburguesado y conservador que odiaba todo lo que tuviese que ver con la juventud. Pese a todo, tenía un blog en el que volcaba sus iras y frustraciones mientras escuchaba Finlandia de “Sibelius” en el “...

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Published on November 18, 2017 10:22 • 11 views
Roberto Cocchis Roberto Cocchis's blog:
La sera del 6 febbraio 1875, sabato grasso, nel suo ufficio in via de' Cesarini a Trastevere, Raffaele Sonzogno, giornalista, direttore del quotidiano La Capitale, stava componendo i titoli della prima pagina che sarebbe apparsa il giorno successivo.Sonzogno, originario di Milano ma attivo ormai... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 03:02 • 11 views
Laila Doncaster Laila Doncaster's blog:
The War of the Roses by Warren Adler My rating: 5 of 5 stars Personally I think Warren Adler is a genious! He sees humanity and society for the realism of its truth, and yet he adds so many twists of rediculousness you can’t help but laugh at how you can relate this entire tale […]
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Published on November 18, 2017 21:50 • 11 views
Elin Säfström Elin Säfström's blog:

Då hade jag tänkt gå vidare lite med den här dramaturgikurvan som den rutinerade manusförfattaren Alex Haridi berättade om på Författarförbundets kurs för någon månad sedan. Vi har hunnit till moment nummer tre: störningen.

Jaha ja, man kan ju gissa rätt bra vad det handlar om. Vi har ju alltså a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 18, 2017 05:48 • 11 views
Arlie Corday Arlie Corday's blog:

[image error]Bullying, peer pressure, parent trouble and classroom rivalries are among the problems students face as another school year begins.

These issues are tackled in my new indie novel, “Cinderella Shoots the Moon.” The book is aimed at teens, young adults and anyone dealing with the chall...

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Published on August 21, 2017 07:00 • 7 views
Lynda Barry Lynda Barry's blog:


Dear Students,

Need some extra credit action? Listen to this song a few times and then let it be a sound track to a comic you write.  Don’t listen to the lyrics in order to illustrate this song.  Let it be the song that happens to be playing in the background,  in the kitchen or on your computer s...

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Published on November 18, 2017 21:40 • 9 views
Alyson Madden-Brooker Alyson Madden-Brooker's blog:
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To begin with, writing requires a certain type of madness, the ability to disassociate oneself from true reality and go with the version that is inside one’s one head. We call this imagining of other worlds and non-existent people ‘fantasising’.
Writers need their imaginary worlds. Deep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 00:09 • 11 views
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