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Beth Durham Beth Durham's blog:

Announcing Gracie's Babies

I don’t think I can ever explain to you how much it moves and honors me when I meet readers or receive email from you saying that you enjoyed one of my books. When you ask if there’s another one coming it’s especially exciting. Honestly, when I wrote Margaret’s Faith I don’t think I imagined I’d...

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Published on November 21, 2019 14:00
Susan Lower Susan Lower's blog:

Silver Stirrup Releases this week!

For those of you in my newsletter list, the chapter excerpt went out in last month’s newsletter and I know some of you are as excited as I am to see this book coming out.





Silver Stirrups is the 3rd book in the Silver Wind Equine Rescue Romance Series. Originally the Silver Wind Trilogy it wouldn’...

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Published on November 21, 2019 22:10
Matt Vandegriff Matt Vandegriff's blog:

Trivia and Tidbits:

In the movie Star Wars, C3PO was supposedly a robot, but during that time, 1977, the field of robotics was in its infancy and there weren’t robots that could perform the actions and dialog needed. As a result C3PO was played by an actor in a shiny suit.





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Published on May 24, 2016 22:57
Angel Leya Angel Leya's blog:

Blog Tour: Guardian, The Choice by @geoffreysaign

Check out my stop on the Guardian, The Choice: Magical Beasts Book One by Geoffrey Saign blog tour! Guardian, The Choice: Magical Beasts Book One by Geoffrey Saign Genre: YA Fantasy Release Date: July 2019 Summary: A demon haunts … Continued Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 21, 2019 05:01
Brian  Foster Brian Foster's blog:

7 Tenets of Spiritism – Available in Kindle, Paperback and Audio!

[image error]The book,” 7 Tenets of Spiritism – How They Impact Your Daily Life” is now available in paperback, kindle, and audio book format. Click here to order the audio book.


7 Tenets of Spiritism – How They Impact Your Daily Life


What are the seven tenets? They are the essential fluid and ai...

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Published on November 21, 2019 04:58
Angela Jooste Angela Jooste's blog:

finally a sign of life

Something short and beautiful.

A glimpse at choreographer Antonin Rioche’s dance for the Nederlands Dans Theater’s performance ‘Here we live and now’ currently at the Korzo Theatre in the Hague. It’s titled ‘Finally a sign of life’.


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Published on November 21, 2019 15:52
Hermes Antonio Hermes Antonio's blog:

All About Nursing Philosophy Theories

If You Read Nothing Else Today, Read This Report on Nursing Philosophy Theories

Wherever the individual presents on the wellness-illness continuum, nursing is just one of the resources the individual has for assistance. Nursing is many things to a whole lot of individuals. The nurses also ought to...

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Published on November 22, 2019 03:03
Sherri Winston Sherri Winston's blog:

THE LANGUAGE OF FOOD

[image error]Ordering wine, coffee and dessert just got easier now that I have the right words!
Credit S. Winston



My Duolingo app French education has finally gotten to the good stuff–food! With only eleven days until my departure, I’m pretty confident that I will NOT remember all the correct masc...

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Published on November 21, 2019 07:29
Raquel Varela Raquel Varela's blog:

Burnout e Trabalho docente

Caros Professores

Estão abertas as inscrições na Nova para o curso que vamos dar de burnout e organização do trabalho docente. FCSH/UNL Janeiro de 2020. Destina-se a docentes de todos os graus de ensino. Programa completo no link.


https://fcsh.unl.pt/outros-cursos/burn-out-e-organizacao-do-trabalh...

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Published on November 22, 2019 00:50
D. Spangler D. Spangler's blog:

SCIENCE FICTION EPIC FINISHED!

With a Side of Universal Destruction is now finished, the first draft that is. It clocks in at 77,745 words. I was a little worried about finding my ending as the direction of the climax shifted a little, but I let the new plot pathways percolate and the ending came to me. It's one of my favorite...

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Published on November 21, 2019 06:41
Bryan Collins Bryan Collins's blog:

How Journaling Helps Writers Find Better Ideas With Michal Korzonek

[image error] Michal Korzonek

Michal Korzonek is the co-founder of Journal Smarter. Living in the UK with his partner and co-founder Silvia Barros, he teaches clients and students how to use journaling for cultivating habits and focusing on their goals.

In this interview, he explains:

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Published on November 21, 2019 08:47
Raquelle Stepney Raquelle Stepney's blog:

28 Birthday Candles!

Hello Lovely People,

I hope all is well this lovely Fridayit my 28th Birthday! So I wanted you to get know me a bit more in 28 candles(facts)! I hope you are kicking your weekends off to a great start! Stay bless and keep going after your dreams. I hope you enjoy getting to know me better through... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2017 08:00
Brandon Notch Brandon Notch's blog:

Just another day putting pins to the skin



Just another day putting pins to the skin

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Published on November 21, 2019 21:14
C.D. Hersh C.D. Hersh's blog:

Friday Feature The Turning Stone Chronicles

Friday Features
Character interview with the
Hero of
The Turning Stone Chronicles

Moderator: Today we are talking with Rhys Temple, the hero in The Promised One and an important character throughout The Turning Stone Chronicles. There are several questions we would like to ask you today and then we w...

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Published on November 21, 2019 22:30
Martin Wilsey Martin Wilsey's blog:

Friday Film Short: Custom Order

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Published on November 22, 2019 02:30
Danielle Urban Danielle Urban's blog:

Review: Words of Comfort for Women

Words of Comfort for Women




Synopsis:


When we get out of bed in the morning, we don’t know what the day ahead holds. It could be routine. It could be amazing. It could be devastating. No matter what each day holds, one of the biggest influences on the direction our days take is our own attitude. We can live in fear, worr...

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Published on November 21, 2019 17:14
Helena  Lopes Helena Lopes's blog:


É com muito orgulho que anuncio que A Profecia do Rei está agora disponível na versão física pela Editora Buriti.
A Profecia do Rei é um romance medieval que conta a estória de amor entre um rei e uma bruxa em um reino chamado Orcadas, um local inteiramente ficcional inspirado nos pequenos reino... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2018 09:48
Scott    Bailey Scott Bailey's blog:

Words

By Scott Bailey 2013



Master of words
By words mastered
Many a politician can claim
Those that abuse the power
By which they rose
Will be bitten by the beast they tamed





Such is the reality
We choose to believe
But the truth we know is worse
Where corruption rules
It protects its own
Mostly, the corrupt rule





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Published on November 22, 2019 02:04
Yecheilyah Ysrayl Yecheilyah Ysrayl's blog:

3rd Annual Poetry Contest Spotlight 2019: Returning 2018 Champion Jahkazia Richardson

Jahkazia (Jah-kay-asia which translates to Goddess of the land) is not just a returning poet but she’s our 2018 Champion! She shocked us all by submitting her poem minutes before the deadline and winning it all with “What if I Knew My Worth,” which you can read by clicking here and picking up a c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 21, 2019 22:00
Rod Dreher Rod Dreher's blog:

What To Do When The Chikin Is Chicken?

Nope, nope, nope:



I picked up the phone & called @DanCathy. Dan was very clear that they have not bowed down to anyone’s demands. They will continue to support whoever they want to. They haven’t changed who they are or what they believe. @ChickfilA remains committed to Christian values. 2/3

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Published on November 21, 2019 13:38
J.L. Gribble J.L. Gribble's blog:

New feature: Fan cast of the Steel Empires!

A few weeks ago, I sorted the main characters of the Steel Empires series into their Hogwarts houses. But that was just the start of the new features I’m adding to the Worldbuilding section of my website!





A question many authors get is “Who would play your characters in the movie?” Over the next...

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Published on November 21, 2019 07:00
Cecilia Marie Pulliam Cecilia Marie Pulliam's blog:

In God's Hands

Photo by Gerd Altmann at Pixabay
With the holiday season starting next week, our expectations and disappointments rise. Who doesn’t want the traditional Currier and Ives's holiday surrounded by a loving family? But no matter how hard we try, some people will not respond to kindness and friendshi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 21, 2019 10:35
Tiffany Quay Tyson Tiffany Quay Tyson's blog:

Squirrel!

Between the impeachment hearings and the run up to the Democratic presidential primaries, I feel like a dog in a field full of squirrels: excited, distracted, anxious. What will happen? When will it happen? How will it affect my supper?

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I cannot watch much of the impeachment inquiry...

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Published on November 21, 2019 12:13
Mike Figliuolo Mike Figliuolo's blog:

When is the last time you took a vacation?

Our reader poll today asks: When is the last time you took a vacation? Last week: 14% Last month: 30% Last quarter: 18% 6 months ago: 14% Vacation? What’s that?: 24% Time to take a break.The 24% of you who can’t recall your last vacation are at risk for a lot of issues. Burnout, job dissatisfacti... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 21, 2019 10:00
Linda A. Tancs Linda A. Tancs's blog:

Lost and Found in Charlottesville

By Linda Tancs


Almost lost to history, extensive archaeological work has revealed the original footprint of Highland, home to U.S. President James Monroe. It burned down in the 1800s, but the guest house remains, filled with family furniture and portraits. A devoted public servant for 50 years, Mo...

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Published on November 21, 2019 05:00
Matt      Brown Matt Brown's blog:

Jesus: Your Shepherd | Christine Caine

Jesus: Your Shepherd

Psalm 23 begins with this powerful, comforting declaration:The LORD is my shepherd ...

Notice the present tense. Not the Lord “was” or “will be” my Shepherd. Here and now, He is what we need and is present with us. Jesus Himself said in John 10:11,

“I amthe good shepherd.The g...

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Published on November 21, 2019 05:11
A.J. Wolfe A.J. Wolfe's blog:

Frozen Fever Has Officially Hit Our Grocery Store Freezers!

“Yoo-hoo!” Frozen 2is ALMOST here!


Walt Disney Presents Frozen 2


From Frozen 2merchandisetotasty treatsin the parks, Frozen 2-fever has officially hit a, well, fever pitch. Now you can even findFrozen 2in your local grocery store, where you can pick up some (very delicious) frozen fractals of you...

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Published on November 21, 2019 11:16
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