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Ian  Lewis Ian Lewis's blog:
The more I write, the more the creative process changes. My first foray into fiction resulted in short stories for the most part. They were written organically, with simple, abstract ideas in mind. Literally, I would sit down and try to write with no outline at all. I was repulsed by the idea of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 19:16 • 11 views
Susan Buffum Susan Buffum's blog:
A lot of preparation went into pulling off a successful author event at my city's first ever PumpkinFest- but it was well worth the effort and time invested to book local authors, create decorations to spruce up a perfectly vanilla empty room to give it an autumn/Halloween themed feel, and to put... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 19:05 • 7 views
Mitchell McInnis Mitchell McInnis's blog:
In St. Augustine’s Confessions, the priest visits the Manichees, an ancient non-Christian religion devoted to the idea that there were good and bad particles in the world. Some of these particles, we controlled through digestion. For instance, if one eats an apple and expels a belch from that app... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 19:02 • 4 views
Jeremy Maddux Jeremy Maddux's blog:
My appearance starts at 3:43:00.

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Published on October 16, 2017 18:52 • 23 views
Caroline Linden Caroline Linden's blog:
At the Christmas Wedding by Caroline LindenFour years ago some friends and I got together to write a book. It was so much fun, and received such lovely feedback from readers, we've gone back to Kingston Castle and written a sequel to At the Duke's Wedding. Today you can get At the Christmas Wedding, in which it snows (heavily), the castl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 18:50 • 6 views
Carrie Cross Carrie Cross's blog:
The Mystery of the Missing Heiress (Skylar Robbins #3) by Carrie CrossSkylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Missing Heiress is now available on Kindle! Join my secure mailing list here: http://carrie-cross.com/, and receive a free copy of my upcoming Skylar Robbins novella, Gwendolyn's Revenge.

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Published on October 16, 2017 18:25 • 12 views
Aidan McNally Aidan McNally's blog:
So it was a massive waiting game, waiting for Ophelia to hit. Strong winds came and went and along the east coast of Ireland and around Dublin where I am currently.
It has been reported that there has been loss of life from accidents this day of the hurricane and this of course is a sadness. Our t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 18:21 • 41 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
I just received the video of the Eureka! comedy show I was on, which focuses on science. The 90-minute show was on #transhumanism (and a bit on my Governor run). This may be the first (or one of the first) live comedy shows that focused entirely on transhumanism. Check it out! https://www.youtube... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 18:15 • 3 views
Jeff Minich Jeff Minich's blog:
The latest book in the Nuggies children's book series is almost here! BABY CHOMPER'S BATH TIME is a bubbly and buoyant tale about a little puppy who learns to have fun doing his least favorite thing-- taking a bath!

Baby Chomper's Bath Time Cover Image

One day, baby Chomper escapes from home and gets muddy and stinky beyond belief.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 18:20 • 1 view
Susan Bernhardt Susan Bernhardt's blog:
Paradise Can Be Murder: A Kay Driscoll Mystery Paradise Can Be Murder A Kay Driscoll Mystery by Susan Bernhardt by Susan Bernhardt will be released November 14. Pre-orders are available now.

Blurb: Kay, Phil, and friends are looking forward to taking their first vacation together on a Caribbean cruise. Visits to exotic islands, sailing through turquoise water... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 18:03 • 4 views
Theodore Jerome Cohen Theodore Jerome Cohen's blog:
Here is a link to view the issue:

https://issuu.com/storymonstersink/do...

You’ll find the article on page 26.

If you'd prefer to read a pdf file, just click the top left arrow to download after you click the link.

And here is a link to our Facebook post. If you'd like to share it to your page, that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 17:40 • 4 views
Clarissa Simmens Clarissa Simmens's blog:
Sun struggles among clouds
Painting shape-shifting images
Phantoms hide a
Metaphysical medley
Ghosting in my mind
Unreliable narrator
Of my own life
Mirrors lie…

© 2017 Clarissa Simmens (ViataMaja)
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Published on October 16, 2017 16:55 • 7 views
Kayla Krantz Kayla Krantz's blog:
A thumping sounded in the wall, sometimes light and sometimes heavy. With the construction going on down the street, I never put much thought into it. When I lay down to go to sleep, the thumping sounded again, and I groaned in the back of my throat until I realized two things--the construction w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 16:01 • 7 views
Ashly Kim Ashly Kim's blog:
There's going to be two more books in the His Fair Assassin series?!

WHAAAAAAAAAT!

Guys, I'm so, so happy right now.
Have you guys read this series?
If you haven't, let me just say:
Assassin.
Nuns.

Robin LaFevers, love you, girl.
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Published on October 16, 2017 15:54 • 7 views
Thomas Tosi Thomas Tosi's blog:
If you’re like me, you love the feeling of browsing around in a bookstore and discovering something new. What if you could go to a bookstore where all of the books were new? There’s something very much like that happening online right now through the end of November.

I’m very happy to report that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 15:44 • 5 views
Jill Benson Jill Benson's blog:
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Published on October 16, 2017 15:24 • 5 views
Deborah  Dixon Deborah Dixon's blog:
Announcement time!

Vigil, the debut novel of Jerry Glas, will be available on November 17, 2017! Preorders for the hardcover version are in progress at Shalamar's website. Digital versions will also be available on that date.

A special thanks goes out to Twila Dickinson of Twilight Designs for crea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 15:06 • 11 views
Lila DiPasqua Lila DiPasqua's blog:
Awakened by a Kiss, (originally published by Penguin, 2010) is back -- and at a first ever low sale price of $1.99!

*This price won't last long. Sale price of $1.99 are for pre-orders only.* Get your copy now!

PRE-ORDER NOW!

Kindle | Nook | iBooks | Kobo

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Inspired by three classic fairy tales—“Sleepin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 14:54 • 7 views
William Meikle William Meikle's blog:
Most of you know that I’m involved in the VEIL KNIGHTS series under the pen name of Rowan Casey with 11 other fine writers. Today we’re running a promo to bring new readers into the series, with a box set of the first three books on sale at Amazon for only 99c in the US. It’s also now on offer f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 14:32 • 80 views
J.L. Langland J.L. Langland's blog:
Why do the chapters not start over between books?

Demons of Astlan is a single, very long book, split into multiple volumes, hence the chapters continue from volume to volume.

Why are you splitting it up?

A) Same reason stories were often serialized, to get it out the door sooner. Also doing the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 14:32 • 25 views
N.P. Ryan N.P. Ryan's blog:
Facebook is a Flipping Pest.

Anytime I check my page, it bugs me to post something without the slightest care, concern or regard for whether I actually have anything worth saying. For that worth I’ve been getting book three ready—formatting; designing a cover; things like that—but that’s hardly s...

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Published on October 10, 2017 16:24 • 14 views
Nicole London Nicole London's blog:
HAPPY MONDAY AWESOME READERS!
Today marks the cover reveal for ' My Enemy Next Door '-- a steamy 'enemies to lovers' romance! It's my first time co-writing with my author bestie, Whitney G, and it's been our passion project for the past few weeks.
My Enemy Next Door is the second book in a three bo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 14:09 • 8 views
Deanie Humphrys-Dunne Deanie Humphrys-Dunne's blog:
AuthorDb.com cover contest finishes the first phase on November 23. After that, semi-finalists will be announced. Please vote for my cover of Charlie the Horse. My sister, Holly Humphrys-Bajaj, drew this adorable cover.
Thank you for your support.
Please follow this link:
https://authorsdb.com/2017-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 12:48 • 107 views
Betsy Ashton Betsy Ashton's blog:
Family and community are two words that are flung around like confetti nowadays. We're a football family. We are a community of like-minded individuals who like a certain musical group. We think of community not as something where we are actively involved but where we are brought together for sho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 12:34 • 13 views
Dorlana Vann Dorlana Vann's blog:
To celebrate the paperback release of the 2nd book in the Trouble with Men Series I'm having a GoodReads Giveaway for The Trouble With Scarecrows
Sign up now to win one of two books now until November 15, 2017. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 12:24 • 9 views
Terry   Lloyd Terry Lloyd's blog:
Although music is one of the greatest mood changers around, I am a firm believer in the idea that everyone has their own independent likes and dislikes, musical preference can say a lot about someone’s personality. While each historical time frame seems to shift with the musical background that i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 12:14 • 106 views
Lauren Blakely Lauren Blakely's blog:

To celebrate the audio release of Hard Wood today, I’m giving away a signed ARC of the very same book. So how can I win you ask? Simply leave in the comments the name of your favorite Lauren Blakely book, and be sure you’re subscribed to my newsletter. That’s all you have to do. I’ll announce a w...

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Published on October 16, 2017 12:00 • 33 views
Pamela Clare Pamela Clare's blog:


I swore I’d do a better job keeping up with this blog, but I have failed. So much has happened in the past couple of months.

I took a trip to Canada and spent a week with my friend Kaylea Cross. It was the first time we met in person. The week was packed with adventure. We went on a whale-watchin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 11:58 • 40 views
M. Téllez M. Téllez's blog:
We have a few items for this update.

First...
Shout out to Katherine Cross for reviewing Meanwhile, Elsewhere: Science Fiction and Fantasy from Transgender Writers on BITCH and having this to say about my story

>>>> M. Téllez’s story “Heat Death of Western Human Arrogance,” about a repti... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 11:36 • 7 views
Steven J. Carroll Steven J. Carroll's blog:
The entire Histories of Earth series (Middle Grade Sci-fi Fantasy) is free on Kindle this week. Get all four eBooks.

In the Window Room: https://www.amazon.com/Window-Room-Histories-Earth-Book-ebook/dp/B005LXHVHG
A Prince of Earth: https://www.amazon.com/Prince-Earth-Histories-Book-ebook/dp/B00BKFH... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 11:28 • 67 views
Kathleen McFall Kathleen McFall's blog:
Love is terrifying. To love and throw it away, even more so.

Here’s a fun post we wrote for the Horror Writer’s Association. There’s a giveaway for a free set of The Cowboy and the Vampire Collection. Visit the HWA page to enter. Keep reading to find out what terrors await you when you write with...

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Published on October 16, 2017 11:24 • 12 views
William L. Myers Jr. William L. Myers Jr.'s blog:
For the past thirty years I’ve been practicing law as a civil litigator. I take pride in helping to find justice for everyday folks whose lives are turned upside down by the negligence of others. But, when I began writing my novel A Criminal Defense, I knew that I wanted to focus on the criminal... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 11:25 • 128 views
Jayita Bhattacharjee Jayita Bhattacharjee's blog:
A heart breaks into a smile mirroring the light of lyrics birthing in our soul with a melody of our saddest notes....

The longing breaks free…escaping through the lips….piercing the sky with a song so unsung…

When words fail to speak… A struggling soul finds a way…A new way…This is when music begin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 11:02 • 19 views
Carolee J. Horning Carolee J. Horning's blog:
Things I want to remember from training today, in bullet points, a webinar from Janine Fisher. I think these are important points for all to try and understand. I know that just reading these points will not be as helpful or comprehensive as the class, however, if you are reading this, you are im... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 14:42 • 43 views
Elena Kincaid Elena Kincaid's blog:
Only a few days away until my second ever book signing. Come join me on October 21st at the Mercure Hotel in Brisbane. Tickets are still available and will be sold at the door.I'm also super excited to be visiting Australia for the first time.My books available for purchase that day:

And I'll hav... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 10:06 • 3 views
Jim Herrington Jim Herrington's blog:
Here's the first bit of media for my new book:

https://www.outsideonline.com/2247141...
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:57 • 11 views
Charlie  B. Charlie B.'s blog:
Well, after a six week sojourn, my fingers have started tapping again. my head has finished formulating, now its time to put the trhoughts to words. Ive a working title, but its by no means the one, but its a modern, office based story, that has a few unseen twistys and turns.
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:56 • 17 views
Susan L. Edelman Susan L. Edelman's blog:
Whether he wouldn’t commit from the beginning or crushed your heart after making promises, getting broken up with can be miserable. Despite how it ended, though, many women remain friends with their exes after the the separation.

Is it really a good idea to be friends with your ex after the breaku... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:52 • 13 views
Susan  Fox Susan Fox's blog:
It’s never too early for a holiday celebration. Especially when it involves gifts for you! Come join me and fellow romance authors Fern Michaels, Leah Marie Brown, Jules Bennett, Allyson Charles and Kieran Kramer in our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway.

We are celebrating our holiday books Winter Wi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:38 • 5 views
Steven Stosny Steven Stosny's blog:
As a thank-you for your expressed appreciation of my work on psychological topics, I am offering a free subscription to the serialization of my psychological novel, _Henry-Henry, Shadows & Light._

Each installment will be about 500 words, mailed weekly. There will be a website link to catch u... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:27 • 16 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Don't miss out on these limited time discounts!

💕An action packed, pulse pounding psychological thriller!
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:26 • 3 views
A.G. Howard A.G. Howard's blog:

Sorry I’ve been so quiet! My generous Czech publisher, CooBoo, flew me into Prague for the fabulous #Humbook festival last week. Here are highlights, scrapbook style (click images to enlarge).






To see more pictures of the architecture, shops, and food I sampled, follow this link to my Prague... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:18 • 13 views
Nataša Nuit Pantović Nataša Nuit Pantović's blog:
Meditation Spiritual and Occult Symbols
During the spiritual training a meditator can use visual images, mantras or words, or feelings and sensations (such as compassion, love, peace) as a focus of a meditation.

Meditation Symbols Meanings Tibetan Buddha Eyes

Thousands of years of spiritual practice short-listed a number of sacred occult symbols... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:15 • 20 views
Amanda Siegrist Amanda Siegrist's blog:

 


So I’m a part of this amazing event this week called Foster An Author. It’s pretty exciting! It’s where a blog is paired with an author and they graciously promote that author for the entire week. It runs from October 16 -October 20.


I’m paired with the lovely blog, Ebook Indulgence, run by Kathr...

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Published on October 16, 2017 07:00 • 5 views
Tea Jovanović Tea Jovanović's blog:
Koliko vas je čitalo knjige Andree Vitalija i Marčela Simonija, i da li biste voleli da čitate nove njihove knjige u srpskom izdanju?

Da li sam slagala izdavača kada sam rekla da ovde imaju svoje verne čitaoce? :)
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:02 • 29 views
H.P. Mallory H.P. Mallory's blog:
Hi All!

Just a reminder that the newest Sinjin book, The Gentleman, is now available! So far it's getting great reviews and my editor said it's the best Sinjin yet!

Get it here: http://amzn.to/2xKI3z9

Also, the first book, Sinjin, is free until Oct 21st so be sure to get that soon if you haven't sta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 08:59 • 3 views
Catherine Dedeyan Catherine Dedeyan's blog:
Hello readers,
You can follow me on my facebook page and have more information about my book. SayatNova@gadarinee1
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Published on October 16, 2017 08:59 • 11 views
Pat Dunlap Evans Pat Dunlap Evans's blog:
The revelation about Harvey Weinstein begs the question of why it took so many years for women to come forward to say he had harassed them. But sometimes it takes a collective effort for people to feel comfortable revealing that a disgusting thing happened.

Back in the early 1990s, when I was stil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 09:08 • 29 views
Christine Feehan Christine Feehan's blog:
It's getting closer to Halloween, one of my favorite holidays! So when I saw that Goodreads is doing a #Horrorweek I thought it would be fun to participate!

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Today, I'd like to ask YOU if you like scary stories or stories with creatures in them? How scared do you like to be? Or do you prefer someth... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 16, 2017 08:57 • 79 views
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