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Lisa Mancini Lisa Mancini's blog:

If Men Had Babies Abortion Would Be a Constitutional Amendment

When I was 20 years old, I was sexually assaulted at a college party. I went to the bathroom and locked the door behind me. While I was washing my hands, the door burst open, a young man stumbled in and grabbed me. He shut the door behind him and sexually assaulted me. When he was done, he urinat... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 16:50
LaTorre Mays LaTorre Mays's blog:

Status report: I was excited.It was during watching a new...



Status report: I was excited.


It was during watching a new episode of THE BOLD TYPE and before an at-home workout.


I finished DARKENED TABULA.


THAT’S RIGHT!!!! it was hard to believe that I started on it during NaNoWrImO this past November if I remembered correctly. And now it was done.


I said a whil...

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Published on May 22, 2019 16:42
Simi Sunny Simi Sunny's blog:

Little Update

Hey, everyone! Hope you have plans for the summer! I know I do, and I have some things in store for you. This update will not take too long. I promise.

For starters, I need to talk about how I'm progressing on my Work in Progress (WIP). A month ago, I finished writing up my novel, The Weight of O... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 16:37
Blodwedd Mallory Blodwedd Mallory's blog:

New Promo Video for DEAD IN THE WATER

Check out the book promo video for Book 3 of the Unofficial Legends of The Secret World series! Animation and Concept by HolloPoint. DEAD IN THE WATER available on Amazon in May 2019! https://youtu.be/xjjFVm7dnME
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Published on May 22, 2019 16:38
Heidi Fisk Heidi Fisk's blog:

Grand Beast 4 is out!

https://read.amazon.com/kp/embed?asin...


Grand Beast Book 4 The Deer by Heidi Fisk





Grand Beast: Book 4: The Deer

It was really tough to write, but I enjoyed it. I hope next time I can improve and make things easier.

My next release will probably be in another two months. Siluman Quest 3, it will be a bit longer than my usual work. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 16:36
Yicheng Liu Yicheng Liu's blog:

From Hell: With love

My dearest Lyanna,

It has been 35 years since I last saw you. You might think they were purely joking about the whole ‘eternal damnation’, it is with a heavy heart that I write this for I am weary. It is not just because of the syringe of liquefied talking anal centipedes injected into my rectum e...

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Published on February 14, 2019 04:28
Louise Dando-Collins Louise Dando-Collins's blog:

'THE OTHER SIDE OF LILLY"

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CHAPTER 19

I want a room wi' a view. I'm stuck here a' the time, so I want the best!" She huffed.
It was just not on. All she need do was walk a few meters, and there was the glorious sea! If ever she became incapacitated, there was a fleet of wheel-chairs at her disposal. She was living o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 15:54
Megan Wilcox Megan Wilcox's blog:

1 Year of Blogging



Salutations!
Today is the one-year anniversary of starting Stories by Megs!
To celebrate, you are all invited to my party!

The Party:

Welcome, one and all!
Please make yourselves comfortable. The seats are plentiful, and the refreshments are refreshing.
What's that? Your glass has a chip? Oh I'm terr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 10:33
Serenity Snow Serenity Snow's blog:

WIP Wednesday

Since I've written this post, I've made a great deal of progress on the book. But you can check out the post and an excerpt. Remember, its unedited and rough.

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Published on May 22, 2019 15:33
Simon Plaster Simon Plaster's blog:

Feathered Quill Crowns Simon Plaster The KING of SATIRE!

BROKLA - reviewed by Amy Lignor for Feathered Quill, May 2019

We begin with the ever-vigilant—and slightly angered by the establishment when it comes to granting her a story that will win her the Pulitzer—reporter by the name of Henrietta. For those who have been reading this series, leap for joy... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 15:08
Rose Stanek Rose Stanek's blog:

The Birthplace of Little Love


There was a hole in my heart, and no matter how hard I tried, I  didn't know how to fix it.























LittleLove















My failures, what became my greatest source of strength.



Little Love is based on my own story.




It poured out of me, almost as if I had been writing this story for years, and it just needed to be told. It...

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Published on May 11, 2019 15:57
Michael          Jordan Michael Jordan's blog:

June 21--Cleveland Law Library

Pleased to hold a book discussion on Friday, June 21, at the Cleveland Law Library: 1 West Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 (4th Floor), 12:30-2:00. Refreshments will be served. Please stop by if you can, and spread the word! Thank you for your support!!
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:55
J.J.   Campbell J.J. Campbell's blog:

i believe i have figured it out...

so, when the pain in my right side started again at 4 in the morning, i think i figured out what the fuck is going on. the lipoma in my abdomen rests on some nerves when i sit too long. as a writer, this is like a kick in the nuts. the only thing that works for me right now is placing ice on my s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:53
Veronica Randolph Batterson Veronica Randolph Batterson's blog:

Updated Website

Just sharing that my website has been polished and updated. Check it out at https://www.veronicabatterson.com. I share updates, stories and such on my blog, https://www.veronicarbatterson.blogsp.... Thanks for looking! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:40
Kayla Krantz Kayla Krantz's blog:

The Sage Announcement

Hey everyone!

I'm excited to announce that The Sage is now available for preorder on Amazon.

This is the concluding book in the Witch's Ambition's series.

Summary:

After joining the Elemental Coven, young witch Lilith’s eyes were opened to the truth that the Council has always been desperate to keep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:21
De'Kari De'Kari's blog:

Free E-Book Giveaway

FREE E-BOOK GIVEAWAY! Please copy & paste link below or click on book to win a copy of my second book Gorillaz In The Bay 2.
Trust me you will enjoy!
https://www.amazon.com/gp/f.html?C=RN... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:19
J.C. Everlyn J.C. Everlyn's blog:

A special surprise!

If you would like a little side challenge, each of my books has their title hidden within the story. See if you can find it.

Loved Ones Lost
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:14
Randy J. Paterson Randy J. Paterson's blog:

How to be Miserable: The VLog

Hi everyone,
For spring 2019 I have launched a video blog, or vlog, at YouTube based on my work with depression and mental health, and also on my book How to be Miserable: 40 Strategies You Already Use. The link is here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMam...

Posts are released every Tuesday and,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 14:11
Candy O'Connor Candy O'Connor's blog:

My Father's Eyes

This is my very first post of my very first Blog. I have no great wisdom to impart or advise to offer. Just glimpses of my life.

My Father's Eyes

Like most people, I have dusty bins and overstuffed drawers full of years past of pictures and treasured memories both happy and sad. I had two large su... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 13:58
Gerri R. Gray Gerri R. Gray's blog:

Call for submissions ~ BLOOD & BLASPHEMY

Blood & Blasphemy is looking for terrifying tales with blasphemous religious themes! Nothing is too blasphemous for this anthology. The more irreverent, the better!

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

* Word format saved in .doc, or .docx
* 12 pt Times New Roman
* Double-spaced.
* Absolutely NO extra lines b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 13:58
Kelley Hazen Kelley Hazen's blog:

I'M 18 AGAIN

May (The Year of Discovery Book 5)May by M.L. Hamilton

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


This series THE YEAR OF DISCOVERY by ML HAMILTON surprises me with each installment. The recent new release, MAY - Lizzie's story tackles issues and challenges that everyone of us faces or has faced. Even though its the story of a college girl, I can't... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 13:37
M.M. Arvin M.M. Arvin's blog:

Words, Weeds and Writing

Picture My in-laws visited a few months ago and kindly planted a lovely little garden next to my “thinking spot” where I do much of my planning, reading, writing and, well…thinking.  As summer approaches the flowers are thriving, the colors ranging from fiery orange to royal purple to cottony white. 

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Published on May 22, 2019 12:51
JT Salen JT Salen's blog:

Apprehensive Heart Signed Book Giveaway

To celebrate the launch of my website, jtsalen.com, I am giving away 5 signed copies of Apprehensive Heart, and I've made it super easy to enter.

Go to my website and sign-up for my newsletter.

That's it.

Names will be drawn on June 1, 2019.
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Published on May 22, 2019 13:23
Larry Flewin Larry Flewin's blog:

More on paper .....

Just finished a session at KeyCon 36 flogging my two mystery masterpieces. It never ceases to amaze me that as much as paper (with a pen) inspire writers, it also inspires readers. One of the reasons people (and I will say young and old) buy and read books is that paper feel, there's just somethi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 13:19
Brian Pacini Brian Pacini's blog:

Musical Inspiration

Playlists I created and frequently used while writing, curated to each novel:

https://iodinewine.com/music/

Check them out, and check out my books if you haven't already.

Cheers,

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Published on May 22, 2019 13:14
Talia James Talia James's blog:

What's new with me?

So this week has been pretty chaotic, but very exciting.

The kids are off school on study leave so I’ve had to don many hats this week. From mum’s taxi, to ruthless taskmaster, to builder of a dystopian post-apocalypse art project (don’t ask!), to dog groomer. Yep, I’m just living the dream here.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 12:50
Daniel Cubias Daniel Cubias's blog:

The Incredible Disappearing Wall

I recently received a manifesto (there is no other word to describe it) from a longtime reader who hates me.


Over the years, this reader has frequently sent emails calling me an idiot and/or a racist, with colorful phrases throw in that describe his feelings about Latinos in general.


In any case, h...

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Published on May 22, 2019 12:25
Róża Lewanowicz Róża Lewanowicz's blog:

No-Mental

There is this huge common misconception among 'healthy' people that mental illnesses are incurable. As a result, they seem to demand from ill persons to behave and think in a certain way. Shrinks express such opinions loudly and without any shade of shame. Others just signalize these expectations... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 12:28
Manuel Rose Manuel Rose's blog:

Save Money On Gas With Any Car You Drive

Are you feeling the squeeze on the ever inflating gas prices?
Does the thought of $5.00 a gallon (or more) for gas put a big hole in your pocket?
In this article you'll learn how to cut your gasoline consumption by one third!
There are many ways to conserve fuel.
Here are a few that have worked for m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 12:23
Ann Gaylia O'Barr Ann Gaylia O'Barr's blog:

Fake News circa 1960

Lawrence Martin-Bittman created fake news for the Czech Communist Party in the 1950’s and 60’s. Sharon McConnell tells his story in “The Founding Father of Fake News (Writer’s Digest, March/April 2019). Martin-Bittman joined the Communist Party in 1954 at age 15. After studying law and journalism... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 10:28
James Champagne James Champagne's blog:

Notes towards a new novel

It's been nearly a year since my last serious attempt to start a novel crashed and burned (that was the computer game company novel set in the 90's idea), so I figure the time is right to roll up the proverbial sleeves and try again. I've decided that my next novel (currently untitled) will be in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2019 12:04
J.J. Hanna J.J. Hanna's blog:

Creating Culture: Religion: A Worldbuilding Blog Series

Every time you create a new culture, it's important to think of all of the outside influences that could impact those living in the culture. I've created this blog series in an attempt to help you as you create fictional religions.

Enjoy!

Organizations and Practice
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Published on May 22, 2019 12:01
James Callen James Callen's blog:

Who does God say I am in Christ?

The holiness, sovereignty, and majesty of God can sometimes make it seem like He is too far removed from us; or cause us to question whether we're a disappointment to Him. While our perception and feelings about ourselves are powerful and seem real to us, they aren't reality. Reality is who God s...

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Published on February 15, 2019 07:05
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