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Mike Thorn Mike Thorn's blog:

Darkest Hours author Mike Thorn talks to Josiah Morgan about writing, genre and influences.

Josiah Morgan and I have been online acquaintances for several years, bonding initially over our mutual passion for film. I recently read his debut poetry collection Inside the Castle and was stunned by its formal sophistication, thematic complexity and breadth of reference. I sent him a messag... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 07:34 • 1 view
Roxanne Rhoads Roxanne Rhoads's blog:

A Bewitching Monday

A Bewitching Monday

Justin Joschko's Top 10 Paranormal Books #bewitchingbooktours http://ow.ly/PmCX30oaSpq #Month9Books

Please Welcome Kellie M Davies as She Tells Us About Her Paranormal Romance, Mabon, The Clandestine Chronicles, Book One #BEWITCHINGBOOKTOURS http://ow.ly/nqxg30oaStI

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Published on March 25, 2019 07:30 • 1 view
Joni  Parker Joni Parker's blog:

Book Review: Depth of Winter by Craig Johnson

Published in 2018. Sheriff Walt Longmire is now featured in a show on Netflix. He’s the sheriff from Wyoming and in this book, he’s in Mexico. At first, we don’t know why but as the story progresses, we find out that his daughter, Cady, an Assistant District Attorney in Pennsylvania has been kidn... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 07:25 • 17 views
Scott Semegran Scott Semegran's blog:

Listen to the Audiobook of To Squeeze a Prairie Dog: An American Novel

Listen to the To Squeeze a Prairie Dog by Scott Semegran (Audiobook Excerpt) from Libro.fm on Vimeo.

Get the digital audiobook of To Squeeze a Prairie Dog by Scott Semegran on Libro.fm at https://libro.fm/audiobooks/978099971...

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Published on March 25, 2019 07:24 • 5 views
Steve  Griffin Steve Griffin's blog:

The Dreamer Falls - Kindle Sale!

The Dreamer Falls, the third book of The Secret of the Tirthas, is on sale for 99p / 99c on Kindle today!

Grab your copy now before the price goes back to £2.99 / $2.99 #yalit #booklovers

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Dreamer-Fall...

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Published on March 25, 2019 06:58 • 13 views
William Meikle William Meikle's blog:

#Amwriting

Off and running with Operation: Mongolia this morning, and the first five pages flew by. Writing these guys is fun. #amwriting https://www.williammeikle.com/aboutss...
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Published on March 25, 2019 06:49 • 7 views
Jim   Hamilton Jim Hamilton's blog:

The Chaos Trilogy: FREE for 5 Days!

I've enrolled The Chaos Trilogy in the Kindle Unlimited program on Amazon. Starting today (Monday, March 25), the Kindle version is FREE for the next five days.

"A trilogy of exuberant and lucid tales ..." — Kirkus Reviews.

It's three stories about the past, present, and future of humanity as it st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 06:32 • 4 views
Amy R. Anguish Amy R. Anguish's blog:

Behind the Story: Summer Camp

Picture The picture above isn't actually from my new book, Faith & Hope, but it is from a time when I was starting to think about the story line. This picture is from late summer 2011. My husband and I were fixing our house up to sell because he had taken a new teaching job in another city. My siste... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 04:00 • 4 views
Paul Fidalgo Paul Fidalgo's blog:

Purposeless on Purpose

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I seek to be at peace with my own irrelevance.

In earlier, less distracted, and less accountable years, I was a fount of creative energy. Free time was often spent on writing songs and recording music or writing essays and blogs. I have always been driven to create. That drive form...

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Published on March 24, 2019 07:51 • 4 views
Hunter Lynn Hunter Lynn's blog:

The Storm - A Poem

The Storm

The storm dropped rain,
both long and hard
leaving small pools of water
tiny oceans across the playground.

Basketball nets sway like hula girls,
from left to right in the wind
as the passing storm leaves
scoring one last joyous rebound.

Mud puddles search for small children's feet,
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Published on March 25, 2019 06:09 • 10 views
Chris Angelis Chris Angelis's blog:

“More than a Sum” – Short Story

The text that follows, “More than a Sum”, is a short story I wrote after a particularly vivid dream. Many great stories begin this way, so my advice to fellow authors is to note down such dreams as soon as they wake up. The story might remind you – at least in terms of style […]

The post “More th...

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Published on March 25, 2019 02:49 • 5 views
Jaime Parker Stickle Jaime Parker Stickle's blog:

I Am Fine

As I get closer to the 2-year anniversary of my first major panic attack, a symptom of postpartum depression after weaning Jack from breastfeeding, compounded with a long family history of severe anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders and so on, I try to think about all the things that I pushed t...

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Published on March 24, 2019 11:57 • 5 views
Gray Marie Cox Gray Marie Cox's blog:

The End of March








This month was full of
 Hiking up and down Enchanted Rock and Cross Mountain, 





#rebels
stargazing,


dissecting frogs , which wasn't as gross as I thought it would be?? In fact, it was really easy, like peeling wallpaper off a wall. The hardest part was locating and identifying ev... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 24, 2019 06:00 • 1 view
Helen Anderson Baffuto Helen Anderson Baffuto's blog:

How to strengthen family relationships with God

Three sure-fire ways to strengthen family relationships that can bring the members closer to God   Due to the hectic lifestyle and increasing demands made by almost everyone (as well as the technology being used these days), relationships are becoming wafer-thin and ephemeral. As a result, they a...

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Published on March 25, 2019 05:05 • 4 views
Cordelia Kingsbridge Cordelia Kingsbridge's blog:

Hello, Cordelia! Congratulations on your amazing SoS series coming to an end! There has been talk of spin-off stories about side characters - you mentioned that there is a Volkov/Rocco story in the works. Would you consider side stories about Jay Sawyer (I

Thank you so much! Yes, I do have the beginnings of a Rocco/Volkov story - either a short story or novella, I’m not sure, because I don’t have a good idea of how long it’d be yet.

I don’t have any plans or ideas for other SoS-releated stories right now, though. As much as I love that world and its...

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Published on March 25, 2019 05:37 • 15 views
E.G. Manetti E.G. Manetti's blog:

Everyday Fangirl: Interview with EG

Check it out -- blog interview about writing the Twelve Systems Chronicles.

https://everydayfangirl.wordpress.com...
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Published on March 25, 2019 05:34 • 3 views
Emmy van Ruijven Emmy van Ruijven's blog:

Dagboek: stemmen en Dutch Comic Con

Afgelopen week was druk, wat mede kwam door de voorbereidingen van Dutch Comic Con. Ook was het tijd om te stemmen en werkte ik weer lekker op school. Maandag Vandaag ben ik lekker nog vrij, maar ik heb nog wel veel op mijn to do list staan. Gelukkig werk ik alles snel weg en besluit […]


Het beric...

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Published on March 25, 2019 01:26 • 7 views
Joseph Sciuto Joseph Sciuto's blog:

ANNA MARA’S “HER PERFECT REVENGE.”

I enjoyed this book and I would have enjoyed it a lot more if it was about one-hundred-and-fifty pages shorter. Ms. Mara has a lot of charming and delightful sequences throughout the book, but she has a tendency to repeat nearly identical sequences throughout and after the third or fourth time th...

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Published on March 24, 2019 16:54 • 4 views
Dewandus Johnson Dewandus Johnson's blog:

why do we equate age with children's privileges?

https://www.goodreads.com/author/conf... Today's blog is about equating age with wisdom. I understand that age is a measure of years that a person has been on the earth but that time does not automatically guarantee experience and wisdom. Somethings can be expected to be understood at a certain a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 05:19 • 20 views
Dr. Tejinder Singh Rawal Dr. Tejinder Singh Rawal's blog:

The Power of Compounding

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.
Chinese Proverb

As an adviser and mentor to many people, I am often asked to say in simple terms how to create great wealth. There is no secret formula involved here. It is no rocket science and is one of the easiest thing... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 05:09 • 4 views
Steve Magness Steve Magness's blog:

Episode 91: Airing of The Grievances on Track and Field with Mario Fraioli

Note: Today is the last day to get exclusive running bonuses with the purchase of my new book, THE PASSION PARADOX! Check them out here. On this weeks episode, we bring in a special guest, Mario...



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Published on March 23, 2019 13:45 • 1 view
A.M. Shah A.M. Shah's blog:

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid At All Costs

forbes.com - Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people���s ���


Tweeted by @Horror_neko https://twitter.com/Horror_neko/statu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 02:37 • 5 views
Sofia Cardoso Sofia Cardoso's blog:

O que é feito do Amor?


Não aprendi muito desde a última vez que escrevi sobre o Amor. Acho que cada vez percebo menos do assunto, já o disse e continuo a assumir. Mas pelo menos ainda me questiono, não insistindo ainda que sem desistir.Diz-se que “cada panela tem a sua tampa”… Então e aquelas pessoas que estão mais par... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 24, 2019 11:47 • 4 views
Cecilie Birkshøj Cecilie Birkshøj's blog:

En analyse af E. E. Cummings’ next to god america i

Indledning

Edward Estlin Cummings, bedre kendt som E. E. Cummings, var en amerikansk digter, forfatter og maler, der levede fra 1894 til 1962. Karakteristisk for hans mange digte er hans brud på almene skriftlige konventioner. Hans baggrund som maler siges at have haft stor betydning for hans brug...

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Published on March 25, 2019 00:59 • 3 views
Wendelin Gray Wendelin Gray's blog:

2019 Summer Event Schedule

My summer schedule for is set to kick off next month, and
while I’m still waiting for more details or confirmation on a few events, here
is what I have coming up:





April 12th-14th
Steel City Con, Monroeville (Confirmed)





https://www.steelcitycon.com/





May 11th-12th
Three Rivers Comic Con, Homestead Water...

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Published on March 24, 2019 06:26 • 4 views
A.E. Radley A.E. Radley's blog:

Where should readers buy books from to best support their favourite authors?

As with so many things in the publishing world, the answer to that question is not a straightforward one.


I recently received a message from a reader, she told me she loved my books and wanted to buy my latest but she was unsure the best way to go about it. She’d heard that purchasing directly th...

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Published on March 25, 2019 03:59 • 1 view
Adelia Marino Adelia Marino's blog:

USCITE SETTIMANALI DAL 25 AL 31 MARZO 2019

Cari Dreamers,siamo ufficialmente in primavera. Ecco le uscite che ci porta la nuova stagione. Il segreto del nostro amore di Aurora Rose Reynolds25 Marzo SinossiJune Mayson e Evan Barrister si sono sposati in segreto poco prima che lui partisse per il campo di addestramento. Evan ha sempre saput... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 24, 2019 05:01 • 4 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:

HOT PRE-ORDER!

🔥☠🔥 HOT PRE-ORDER 🔥☠🔥
Get ready for a wild ride as Dixie Whiskey finds forever love in TAMING MY WHISKEY, releasing November 6th!
➜KINDLE: http://smarturl.it/TMWh_Kindle
➜KOBO: http://smarturl.it/TMWh_Kobo
➜iBOOKS: http://smarturl.it/TMWh_AppleBooks
➜NOOK: http://smarturl.it/TMWh_Nook
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Published on March 25, 2019 04:24 • 1 view
N.R. Walker N.R. Walker's blog:

Good Morning Monday ~ Upside Down is OUT NOW!!

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Yes, Upside Down has been released, and I’m SO thrilled with the reactions and the feedback I’ve received. Jordan and Hennessy have connected with a lot of readers, and that makes my little ace heart so very happy!!  On release day, Upside Down reached #1 in six countries, #2 in two...

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Published on March 24, 2019 14:13 • 14 views
Mercy Celeste Mercy Celeste's blog:

New Book Alert

Sort of going back to my roots. Like WAY back.

The QB Connection

MMM erotic romance.

About forty thousand words give or take.

About a college quarterback nearing his final few games... who on a bye week Friday night, just wants to get laid.

Tired of boys, Tucker Lane wants a man.

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Published on March 24, 2019 20:08 • 7 views
Cookie O'Gorman Cookie O'Gorman's blog:

The Good Girl’s Guide to Being Bad cover reveal

Ahhh, it’s time, you guys! The Good Girl’s Guide to Being Bad will be released on April 25th (exactly a month from today!), and I am so excited to share this one with you :)! Thank you so much to Xpresso Book Tours and to everyone who signed up for the cover reveal!

Without further ado..

…here is...

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Published on March 24, 2019 21:49 • 4 views
Jason R. Hemmings Jason R. Hemmings's blog:

#1 on Amazon

Thanks to the continued following from fans of my books, they have reached #1 on Amazon, 7 times during the last year, in USA and .com, the UK, Germany and Japan.

The books to have reached the much desired #1 slot, were,

A True Love of Time - Romantic Novella.

Whisper Of Wisteria - Romantic ghost st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2019 04:12 • 46 views
Kellyn Roth Kellyn Roth's blog:

10 Reasons to Read Baby Mine

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Hello readers! Today I’m going to share with you about a book you should definitely read … though more than a book, it’s a short story. Still, you should read it.


Baby Mine is a 9,000-word historical fiction story about a little girl named Amaliya Preobrazhensky, her mother, and a ma...

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Published on March 25, 2019 04:00 • 5 views
Kimelene Carr Kimelene Carr's blog:

Moonlight Mondays(Interview #14)

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John Decarteret is a 31 year old author from Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. He loves writing children stories, reading and spending time with his two sons.

 

1. What is your debut novel and what inspired its story?

My debut novel is called “A House Out of Time” It is a short st...

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Published on March 25, 2019 01:32 • 4 views
Kass McGann Kass McGann's blog:

Work and Rest

Work and Rest

When I lived on the island of St. Croix in the Caribbean, instead of saying, “I live on shore road” (which could be anywhere on the island), we spoke about places by Plantation name. There was Little Princess, and Estate Whim, and Mary’s Fancy, and Sion Farm. Other places were called...

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Published on March 25, 2019 01:07 • 5 views
Jennifer Haynie Jennifer Haynie's blog:

Culture Clashes and Exiled Heart

I admit it. I’m a Southern girl, and I find the roots of my father’s side of the family along the edges of Low Country, South Carolina. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the southeastern part of the US, Low Country is found in the area along the South Carolina coast. It’s a ...continue re... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 24, 2019 17:48 • 6 views
Rod Dreher Rod Dreher's blog:

Learning From Bad People And Bad Ideas

A Christian friend whose opinion I respect very much has written me privately to object to the way I wrote recently about the New Zealand shootings, and the approach I have in general to writing about these issues. Earlier this week I had a similar conversation with a different Christian friend w...

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Published on March 24, 2019 16:27 • 3 views
Rebecca McNutt Rebecca McNutt's blog:

The Flowers

The snow has almost totally melted here in Nova Scotia (too bad the grass is dead and yellow), but flowers are starting to slowly come up, mostly crocuses.
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Published on March 24, 2019 12:17 • 4 views
Kelly Deriemaeker Kelly Deriemaeker's blog:

lilith heeft een startnummer voor de Dodentocht #19voor2019





De lente begon. Ik stond nog eens in ons vorig huis, wat een gekke ervaring was. Flo kreeg de waterpokken. Ik trakteerde mezelf op rood haar. De kindjes konden nog eens buiten spelen. Wat ze ook deden, met stoepkrijt en flink wat prehistorische hulp.









De boer achter ons huis liet de koeien weer op...

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Published on March 24, 2019 05:15 • 5 views
Gabriel Farago Gabriel Farago's blog:

March Postcard from my Attic in the Blue Mountains!

Our long, hot summer here in Australia is coming to an end. We have had terrible bushfires and at the same time devastating floods in tropical Queensland. This can be a harsh country and the reality of climate change is definitely upon us. If we ignore this, I’m afraid nature will punish us; rele...

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Published on March 24, 2019 08:08 • 5 views
Clay Boura Clay Boura's blog:

Idiom of the Week - 3-24-2019

This week's idiom is "Get Down to Brass Tacks" which means to focus on the essentials, the basics or what's important.
"After goofing off all day, Beamer realized it was time to get down to brass tacks and finish his homework."
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Published on March 25, 2019 03:42 • 1 view
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