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Federico Lucifredi Federico Lucifredi's blog:

The Ceph monitoring challenge: Prometheus, Grafana, and Ansible rise to the task

with Paul Cuzner (Red Hat)



Managing growth in applications and infrastructure is a significant challenge for many organizations as they scale. Every new application or server that’s added to the environment serves a business requirement, so keeping services usable in today’s 24x7x365 world repre...

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Published on April 10, 2019 15:15
Ramesh Kumar P Ramesh Kumar P's blog:

Ramesh Kumar P's Book‘Sciencewood’ Published

SciencewoodRamesh Kumar PSciencewood01 June, 2018, Chennai: A book titled, ‘Sciencewood’, authored by Ramesh Kumar P, Author in the Marketing area at RK Umarlai Khalsa.

About the book: The text in the book has reflect rapid changes in the Indian and global science, and the valuable feedback receiv... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 20:05
Senad Dizdarević Senad Dizdarević's blog:

The Karmicons Series (3/12)

 


Dear friends, in the third part of the Karmicons series you will find out why your life is also so hard. Incredible, but the karmicons liars are claiming that they teach, train and lead us to become heroes:)


The truth is that they are heinously torturing us as some people are molesting dogs in Ch...

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Published on June 13, 2019 19:15
Henry Lion Oldie Henry Lion Oldie's blog:

kovalenko910 о книге Г. Л. Олди «Я возьму сам»

kovalenko910 о книге Г. Л. Олди «Я возьму сам»:
Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Henry Lion Oldie Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Henry Lion Oldie Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Henry Lion Oldie Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Генри Лайон Олди Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Henry Lion Oldie Я возьму сам (Кабирский цикл, #3) by Henry Lion OldieМятежный поэт Абу-т-Тайиб аль-Мутанабби готовится погибнуть в объятиях самума, но вдруг оказывается в раю (или не в раю?), где служители культа Огня Небесного (проклятые еретики — точно не рай!) предлагают ему стать шахом славного Кабира. Дорож... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 19:59
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:

A short new video of my #transhumanism work! https://www.instagram.com/p/Byy1Qi-gX...

A short new video of my #transhumanism work! https://www.instagram.com/p/Byy1Qi-gX...
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Published on June 16, 2019 19:50
E.J. Morelli E.J. Morelli's blog:

Excerpt from upcoming release

from Lupine, E J Morelli's upcoming release!

...I almost hoped he would try something stupid. I hadn't tasted human flesh for way too long. I was ready.

#NoGlitter on these werewolves. Prepare yourself for a bloody encounter!
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Published on June 16, 2019 19:19
Steven  Barker Steven Barker's blog:

Writing about loss


In 2010, one of my closest friends died. His name was Wil and he was only 42 years old. He had cancer. I wrote about him a lot during the five years that followed his death and submitted some of it for publication. First, in the forum of a 10,000-word collage essay, then as a 1,200-word Modern Lo...

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Published on June 16, 2019 19:05
Maria J. Estrada Maria J. Estrada's blog:

Paperback of Not Your Abuelita's Folktales Is Online! #ThankGod #EnoughSaid #barrioblues

PictureFINALLY! THE PAPERBACK POSTED! I want to give my editor M. Landsberger and my incredible support team a huge cyber hug!

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Not Your Abuelita's Folktales

Paperback: $6.99 on Amazon. ISBN-10: 1071410156ISBN-13: 978-1071410158
Finalized Kindle Book: $2.99 Coming soon
ASIN: B07T1HPB1J

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Published on June 16, 2019 08:27
Scott  Pearce Scott Pearce's blog:

The Gnome and the TV

I remember when I was seven or eight my mother read me a book about a boy who crawled inside his TV and lived in different TV shows. He had a magical and enriching experience, but eventually the boy left TV and went home. He was, however, a better person because of the experiences he had. A few d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 18:50
Dawn   Lawson Dawn Lawson's blog:

So now...

Okay...so I wrote a book. I would now like to eliminate pet overpopulation. If not that, to seriously put a dent in the cruelty and neglect we hand out to our companion animals. We are passing laws for chickens. That's a good thing. That's empathy. What is happing to our dogs and cats is so much... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 18:21
Per Inge Sælid Per Inge Sælid's blog:

Almost there!

The draft of HARFETH (The Ruler's Stone), the final book of The Lightstone Chronicles, is complete and more than halfway through the editing process. The Emperor has unleashed his most deadly forces and the future of Elgared looks bleak. In the midst of a massive Acan onslaught of armies and sorc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 18:17
Tyler G. Warne Tyler G. Warne's blog:

Cultivars and Sojourners

If there are people who can pick up their stuff and be ready to travel, I am willing to employ them.

Are there really people who can just be ready to go.? Can they work on the road? It seems like people are not able to just get up and go. Either they have debts, pets, or some other part of their l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 20, 2019 17:59
José Roberto Saravia José Roberto Saravia's blog:

10 curiosidades de algunos escritores famosos

A través de la historia, los escritores han sido reconocidos no solo por sus obras literarias, sino también por las manías y curiosidades que muchos de ellos presentaban.  Aquí hay unas cuantas, según los rumores:

T. S. Eliot le ofrecía cigarros explosivos a otros autores.

Jonathan Swift inventó el... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:52
Austine  Royer-Smith Austine Royer-Smith's blog:

Why grandparents want grandchildren to visit them often?

Reviewing the relationship between grandparents and grandchildren

Why grandparents want grandchildren to visit them often


In today’s fast-paced lives, grandparents and grandchildren often live far away from each other, which make it a tough task for the elderly to see the little ones as often as they might have liked to. Though many parents try to vis...

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Published on June 13, 2019 05:50
Susanna Janssen Susanna Janssen's blog:

Excerpted from Wordstruck! for Father's Day

In the nationalistic mood of the post-war fifties, neither my mother nor my father even considered teaching us their native languages. Mom learned English when she started school in her Italian neighborhood in the Bronx. Dad wanted only to become all things American and leave everything Dutch beh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 17:45
Taylor Bookout Taylor Bookout's blog:

“Stardust Woman” Signed Copies!

Hello again, everyone!

Today marks one week since the release of “Stardust Woman” and in honor of it, I am open for orders for signed copies! Simply contact me on here, send me a tweet on Twitter, or a message on Facebook if you would like one and we will figure it out from there!

If you want a...

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Published on June 07, 2019 10:00
Christopher Pickert Christopher Pickert's blog:

See me in D.C. on June 23!

Come see me in person on Sunday, June 23 in Washington D.C. and get a free signed copy of my book! I will be at a table in the IBPA booth (#1145) at the ALA Annual Conference, from 1:00 to 1:30 pm. I...
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:04
Sheri Poe-Pape Sheri Poe-Pape's blog:

Sheri Poe-Pape

I'm so excited because my book was nominated for the 2019 Readers Choice Awards contest by TCK Publishing!

Won't you add your vote? Just go to: https://www.tckpublishing.com/2019-re...

"Cassie Pup Takes the Cake??"

Thank so much in advance! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:56
Louise Dando-Collins Louise Dando-Collins's blog:

THE OTHER SIDE OF LILLY

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CHAPTER 28 cont.........

Sitting at the Contemporary Gallery's long white reception desk engrossed in book-work with not a sound in the gallery, and Heydn's Clock Symphony playing soothingly in the background, I felt a presence in front of me. Quickly looking up, I was startled to see a sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:46
C. Tarradell C. Tarradell's blog:

Book Promotions!!

Hey friends! Some exciting book promotions below!

5 Days of Deals!

Beginning on this Tuesday June 18th, at midnight Pacific time, the digital copy of my book, Sins of Greed, will be available at heavily discounted prices for 5 days! The sooner you buy, the better your deal!

Day 1: $0.99!
Day 2: $1.99... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:28
Pat Powers Pat Powers's blog:

What if there was no rape or sexual harassment -- the Dinosaur Conundrum!

Suppose we lived in a world where dinosaurs lived in our forests and jungles and plains and were dangerous and frequent predators of human beings.


Do you think movies about dinosaurs eating people (like Jurassic World) would be the same experience in a world where most people have uncles and cousi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:20
Connie Howell Connie Howell's blog:

New Book

I am happy to say that my new book Spirit Matters, Gateways to Healing and Higher Dimensions has now been published and is widely available. To read a sample chapter go to: https://onethousandwordsplus.com/read... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:02
K.B. Rainwater K.B. Rainwater's blog:

Writing QUILTBAG

Just got back from my first Pride parade, so for this week’s post I wanted to write about that, and why representation matters, and how the things I saw at Pride can intersect with how you write LGBTQIA+ characters. Warning, this one gets a bit explicit.

First off, the experience was amazing. One... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:01
Steve  Johnson Steve Johnson's blog:

Happy Father's Day!

The Talk We Never Had 35 Years After Suicide, Dad Returns From Grave To Save His Son by Steve JohnsonAnyone missing their dad today? When I miss mine, I sometimes read parts of this book, The Talk We Never Had. It's based on an imaginary conversation I would have liked to have had with my dad, who died of suicide in 1982. Get it here: The Talk We Never Had Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 16:05
B.K. Walker B.K. Walker's blog:

Seven Shades of Crime

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Published on June 16, 2019 15:35
Kat Addams Kat Addams's blog:

Dirty South, Book 2

Hello everyone!

Just a quick update to let you all know that Book 2 in the Dirty South series is halfway finished! Hurrah!!!!!

Book 1- Grit and Grind will be released on September 6th! Pre-order is now available on Amazon!

Also, please be on the lookout for the starter novella (which is absolutely... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 15:31
Linda  Wells Linda Wells's blog:

DEAD LOVE and DEAD PROMISE by Linda Wells

DEAD LOVE (#1)

For leading scientist Dr. Suzy Chen and Lt. Col. Maxwell Graham, their chance encounter quickly evolves into a passionate out of control love affair. What Max doesn't know is that Suzy isn't who she seems and that their affair will bring with it the most difficult choice of his care... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 16, 2019 15:28
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