5 Reasons Why Writing a Memoir is Harder to Write Than Fictionby J.Q. Rose
What is a memoir?A memoir is actually a slice of your life. If a pie is your entire life from birth on, then a memoir is just one piece out of the pie. That port... Read more of this blog post »
Today’s author interview guest is Mike Chen, author of A Beginning At The End.
[image error]How do you start over after the end of the world?
“Not just an apocalyptic thriller, but also a timely reminder of what is most important in life—family, love, and hope.” —Peng Shepherd, author ofThe Bo...Read more of this blog post »
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Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 8:54 a.m.
[image error]Monte Dutton
MLK Day to the beginning of impeachment is quite a transition.
For the record, baby, it’s cold outside.
Do you feel great again?
I think I’ll read the Constitution again. I’m kidding. I’m going t...Read more of this blog post »
M-am gândit că ne va face bine un exercițiu de memorie. Nu va fi unul plăcut, sau poate va fi, căci ne vom da...
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É com muito orgulho que anuncio que A Profecia do Rei está agora disponível na versão física pela Editora Buriti.
A Profecia do Rei é um romance medieval que conta a estória de amor entre um rei e uma bruxa em um reino chamado Orcadas, um local inteiramente ficcional inspirado nos pequenos reino... Read more of this blog post »
To Weave a Highland TapestryA Tale from the Order of the Dragon Knightsby Mary MorganGenre: Time Travel/Scottish Medieval/Paranormal Romance
Publisher: The Wild Rose Press, IncPublication Date: December 9, 2019
Patrick MacFhearguis, hardened by battles won and lost, desires what he can never... Read more of this blog post »
This is not gender equality but this actually occurs
This is not being talked about enough. Good men out there have to deal with stuff like this. There won’t be any gender equality if we continue to stereotype men and women and If we continue to claim there’s equality but not treat our oppo...
Fantastical branches and precious twigs
blanketed by freefalling sleet
sleeves of frosty insulation
oh Winterland, thy blustery treat
from the bounty of a crisp and chilly snap
breaking the silence where crystal statues wane
like an ice sculpture carved in a swan song tribute
You are precious in the sight of God. How do you know that?This episode ofLive the Bibletakes us to the book of Exodus where we’ll see that God redeemed us. He bought us, just like He did the with Hebrews of old.
This has huge implications for our lives, and it is so, so practical. W...Read more of this blog post »
Bagaimana saya dapat membuat uang online seperti semua teman dan keluarga saya? Seperti apa peluang yang ada di internet untuk membuat uang? Saya bisa dengan mudah dan cepat mengubah peluang online menjadi keuntungan? Baca terus untuk mengetahui bagaimana cara terbaik untuk mulai membuat uang di...Read more of this blog post »
Ce li avete presente i Goti? Sì, quelli che ad un certo punto guardano l’impero dal di fuori e cominciano a dire: “Be’ ma in fondo piuttosto che stare qui fuori al freddo, con gli Unni e gli Avari e i Diosaccosa che ci alitano sulla nuca, non Si potrebbe entrare lì?”
E allora chiedono ai Romani di...Read more of this blog post »
How exciting to announce that One Night Gone is a finalist for the Agatha Award for Best First Novel! I’m thrilled to be in the company of these fine debut novelists: Connie Berry, S.C. Perkins, Ang Pompano, and Grace Topping.
Also, massive congratulations to all the other finalists, many of whom...Read more of this blog post »
A tart, sweet and lively Chenin Blanc from Trader Joe’s, the Vignobles Lacheteau Vouvray. Hooray for Vouvray!
The Vignobles Lacheteau Vouvray is available exclusively at Trader Joe’s and sells for just $7.99. Lachateau is a negoci...Read more of this blog post »
In T.L Callahan’s Rising Chaos, Lia Davis had known there would be things expected of [image error]her as Bennett’s bond-mate, but when he whisked her away to his home she realised just how much was expected from her. Raised with no knowledge of their people, Lia finds herself under the merciless...Read more of this blog post »
I write science fiction and fantasy novels… so I am no stranger to things dubbed “nerdy.” The last few months, though, I have been doing something that pushes the boundaries of nerdy even for me. I’m watching all the Star Trek properties in the order of their release. Yup, an epic binge watch cov...Read more of this blog post »
This show is so woke that they actually turned a trans-age case into the B-Plot of Episode 3.
What? You think I’m lying?!
Last December, NBC abruptly canceled a freshman courtroom drama by the name of Bluff City Law after just ten episodes. Initially, I was quite surprised by the decision because...Read more of this blog post »
When I first started writing and self publishing, I made a lot of rookie mistakes. I sent out ridiculous amounts of marketing blitzes on Twitter, spent money on Facebook ads (Note to any newbie author reading this: do not waste money on Facebook ads. Ever.), and I made poor choices in book covers...Read more of this blog post »
the crescent shine
over your garden
& the vines, the vines
over the sprawl
of brick buildings
that is my heart
the crescent shine
Life has been pretty crazy lately. Between the holidays and other issues, it’s been difficult to find the motivation to write. So I’ve been taking some time off just to read and re-energize. Someone posted a reading challenge on Facebook, and for the life of me, I can’t remember who, but I’m grat...Read more of this blog post »
Readers of this blog know I love to read. Reading is my most enjoyable form of entertainment. Reading brings me pleasure. Reading stimulates my imagination. Reading allows me to meet people and to go places not possible in real life. Reading is the best!
When I retired in January 2015, I decided t...Read more of this blog post »
Out of curiosity, I totaled up everything that I posted online last year. As it turns out, if you’re not joining us on Patreon, you’re missing out on nearly 90% of what I’m posting! That includes free eBooks, commissioned illustrations, bonus comics...Read more of this blog post »
Cloe Day rides 33 miles by horseback to her first job as a teacher in remote Athabasca, Alberta, and later becomes a share cropper in the when she receives a multi-acre homestead in lieu of her teacher’s pay. The day after the birth of her first child, Cloe rides 30+ miles home over The Muskeg wi...Read more of this blog post »
What-we-know is a mental configuration. The way we configure what-we-know extends along our timespan of intention.
Most ideas exist independent of each other. If our timespan of intention is short, it is a perfectly good way of organizing what-we-know. We can rely on what we see, hear, touch, smel...Read more of this blog post »
Check out a fun post from Craig Boyack today over at Story Empire >>>
Source: Character Arche...Read more of this blog post »
My Short Story Garners Recognition
"The concepts of trans-humanism, AI, and where we're headed as a society were all there -- the callback to Amie sitting on the edge of the couch arm was superb. As a fan of science fiction, I would publish that story as is."
Which is what I did.
That was th... Read more of this blog post »
Foi através da Rita da Nova que fiquei a conhecer oPessoas Normais, da Sally Rooney, e, curiosamente, foi para o clube de leitura dela que acabei por o ler. Com o título original Normal People e uma recomendação excelente da Rita, as expectativas para esta leitura estavam elevadíssimas e não saí...Read more of this blog post »
I was drawn to it by the Viking topic, but it was far too romance-y for me. There really wasn't... Read more of this blog post »
Ask the Author: Featured Authors
That's one of the questions Barbara Kingsolver probes in her new novel, Unsheltered . Weaving between the present and the past, it follows two families in Vineland, New Jersey, living in different moments of cultural crisis....more