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John Piper John Piper's blog:

You give glory to whatever captures your heart most. And whatever makes you most happy reveals what really has your heart.

Watch Now

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Published on November 19, 2017 23:03 • 1 view
Bart D. Ehrman Bart D. Ehrman's blog:

A brief tangent on Mark’s account of Jesus’ rejection in his hometown (Mark 6:1-6), as summarized in my post.  As I indicated there, Jesus’ townspeople are incredulous that he can deliver such an impressive address in the synagogue.  They ask: “Where did he get such these things?  What what is th...

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Published on November 19, 2017 08:03 • 1 view
Tim Challies Tim Challies's blog:


It has been far too long since I have put together a collection of Letters to the Editor. I am remedying that today by sharing just a few of the many letters that have poured in over the last few weeks. I hope you enjoy them.


Letters on Vlog: Why My Family Still Doesn’t Do Sleepovers


My wife and...

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Published on November 19, 2017 04:26 • 1 view
Amy Lane Amy Lane's blog:

First of all, our Saturday was as carefully orchestrated as a Bolshoi Ballet--pick up kid's friend, take Mate to first soccer game, pick up Big T, pick Mate up, take Mate and Squish to second soccer game, watch this one, take everybody to store to pick up cake and snacks, take everybody to pizza... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 23:57 • 10 views
James Van Pelt James Van Pelt's blog:



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Published on November 19, 2017 16:53 • 1 view
Eden Winters Eden Winters's blog:
Like hot, steamy, scenes? Like, literally hot and steamy scenes 'cause they take place in Hell?

Hell is Where the Heart Is is now available for pre-order on Amazon.


Demon Prince Noorvik Metlakatla Hoonah Emmonak (“call me Vik”) likes his lack of responsibilities just fine. His mother, the Big Fuck... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:48 • 1 view
Stormy Glenn Stormy Glenn's blog:

There seems to be this misconception that authors are rolling in dough, that they make money left and right, and that one little book put on a free download site won't hurt them. IT'S JUST ONE BOOK...yeah, one book downloaded by hundreds of people.So, let's look at an example...better yet, let's... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 07:15 • 8 views
Gerald M. Weinberg Gerald M. Weinberg's blog:
We know that success can breed failured and doesn't automatically renew itself. I would like to offer some ideas on how this self-defeating tendency can be resisted.
One way toward renewal is through new perspectives gained from outside technical audits, but audits suffer from several serious dis... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 20:30 • 8 views
R.J. Scott R.J. Scott's blog:

Another week of NaNo over and my word count is now 37,000, I've finished Love Happens Anyway, started Winter Cowboy (Whisper Ridge, Wyoming #1) and am currently writing a Christmas short for a Rainbow Advent Calendar, more info on that below.

It's All About The Audio this week was about Texas Win... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:18 • 8 views
Shiloah Baker Shiloah Baker's blog:

I love good homemade stuffing, but it took me a long time to find one I really liked.  This one is it for my family.  It makes a ton, which is great for feeding a big crowd, especially on Thanksgiving. Ingredients: 1/2 Cup Margarine 1 Cup Celery Cup onion flakes 6 Cups Cornbread 6 […]


The post Fa...

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Published on November 19, 2017 09:50 • 1 view
Rosina Lippi Rosina Lippi's blog:
Now this is what I call a stone wall.

Merriam-Webster’s website has a feature I just discovered, called Time Traveler.  


They promote it as a way to see all the words used for the first time in a given year. So for example, in 1880.   I stumbled across this because I wondered when the verb stonewa...

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Published on November 19, 2017 11:47 • 1 view
Scot McKnight Scot McKnight's blog:
In her new introduction to theologians and their methods book, Introducing Theological Method: A Survey of Contemporary Theologians and Approaches, Mary Veeneman, contends we need to ask three questions about how theology is done — and she’s right. We need books like this that describe how theolo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 22:04 • 1 view
Jeanne St. James Jeanne St. James's blog:
ROMANCE FOR THE HOLIDAYS GIVEAWAY
Ho-Ho-Ho! Kindle Santa is on his way! Enter our giveaway from November 13-30 and you could be one of 7 lucking winners to take home some Christmas loot, including Kindles and Ebook Prize Packs where you choose the books you want to win!
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Published on November 19, 2017 21:30 • 7 views
Beth Kephart Beth Kephart's blog:
We have returned from Sea Change, our memoir writing workshop by the sea. And oh what a sea change it was—for us all.

Each time I leave a workshop I leave stunned and grateful for the honesty of those who have come—for their willingness to reach, then reach again. We experienced transformations t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:45 • 3 views
Dave Barry Dave Barry's blog:
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:25 • 1 view
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

Shelves instead of cabinets is the latest trend in kitchens, I suspect because of the Fixer Upper show on HGTV.



Photo by Jonathan Raith Inc.Look for kitchen design inspiration

Our poor long-suffering realtor, Trudy Tassin, whom we dragged everywhere, from Spicewood to San Antonio, once made a c...

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Published on November 19, 2017 07:44 • 15 views
Clifton Barnhart Clifton Barnhart's blog:
Kissinger died

Nixon's ghost was lonely.

He was a pleaser

Ford never liked him

And was making things difficult.

Back to the source.

Harvard here I come.
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Published on November 19, 2017 23:41 • 14 views
Jane Blythe Jane Blythe's blog:
Its time for some fun, games, and giveaways!!

Visit the 12 Days of Christmas Cheer Event to join in!!

https://www.facebook.com/events/13611...

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And . . .

From November 26th - December 2nd Amanda Siegrist and Jane Blythe are having a HUGE book sale!!

You can get Amanda's books

Merry Me - Free (November... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 22:43 • 20 views
Jessica Gomez Jessica Gomez's blog:
Jessica Gomez
Hey, Again!

One Stop action for Winter of Zombie
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Today we have a Day 19 Video, by Jay Wilbern.
Chapter 5 of Play Too Much. Teaser from Middletown 3: Metal Apocalypse – Jack Wallen’s story
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Published on November 19, 2017 21:34 • 22 views
Linda Alfiori Linda Alfiori's blog:
Many people start getting sad and depressed at the beginning of the holidays, either because they went through a breakup, the death of a loved one u any other painful transition in life. The pain may be more intense if the change was recent. However, many people experiencing the holiday blues are... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 21:26 • 15 views
Meghan March Meghan March's blog:
The meeting won't end. Two top cartel leaders vying for power in my city sit on the opposite side of my desk. They've been arguing all evening, and I've let them.

Anywhere else, this would end in bloodshed, if they would have even agreed to be present in the same room, but they wouldn't dare here... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 20:51 • 18 views
Aubrey Law Aubrey Law's blog:
The Hellhounds tracked the scent of our sweat and their six-inch claws scratched at the door of our hotel room as if asking permission to enter. I loathed the gruesome beasts that appeared as German Rottweilers crossed with lesser demons giving them a devil's face attached to a canine's body. The... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 20:56 • 16 views
Mike Thorn Mike Thorn's blog:
Waylon Jordan reviewed Darkest Hours for iHorror. Here's a glimpse of what he had to say:

"I knew two things when I finished that story ['Hair']:

1. I was completely repulsed and disturbed by what I’d just read.
2. I would have missed the chance of a lifetime if I’d skipped this announcement because... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 19:12 • 12 views
W.L.W. Borowiecki W.L.W. Borowiecki's blog:
I wrote a short Christmas story last weekend and published it on Amazon. I decided to run an ad campaign this weekend, and guess what?
Readers still don't want the story...!!! I've had zero sales so far. I'm just hoping that Amazon's "it could take up to three days for sales data to be reported" i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:57 • 10 views
Glen W. Granholm Glen W. Granholm's blog:
I'm not sure if I can keep this up, but here goes folks.

Welcome to my Goodreads blog.

Be ready for anything!
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:36 • 10 views
Randal Licato Randal Licato's blog:
Feeling brave?...want another chance to win a free copy of my latest novella?

I have a question for you.

If you could change one part of yourself, external or internal, what would it be? and why?

no wrong or right answers.

Place your answer in the comment section of this blog, and I'll put your nam... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:14 • 10 views
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 • 13 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,
torn and bleeding fro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:19 • 43 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?”

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Published on November 19, 2017 17:11 • 27 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 • 33 views
Lisa Mayme Corbit Lisa Mayme Corbit's blog:
I did my first self-arranged book signing this weekend at a local Christmas bazaar.
Although it wasn't geared toward my target market-readers-it was a good experience and helped me practice my "pitch".
Lots of interest and lots of recognition from a recent newspaper article. That was fun!
I did sig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:02 • 11 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.

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Published on November 19, 2017 17:01 • 11 views
Alex Austin Alex Austin's blog:
This is the first chapter of a new novel, complete but still tightening. What do you think?

End Man

Chapter 1

Friday, October 17, 10:55 a.m., 202-- , the offices of the Norval Corporation, Los Angeles

The goal was to determine if Klaes was alive or dead. Ninety-nine point nine percent of the reporte... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 16:35 • 1 view
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
Kiernan Máire Kiernan Máire's blog:
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#Free on #Kindle #Thanksgiving week! Book #1 in the Roses Awry Series. #freebies #BlackFridayWeek #BlackFriday2017 #free #ebook #kindle #ya #yaseries #amreading

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Published on November 19, 2017 16:04 • 10 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 • 12 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 • 24 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 • 20 views
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