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Michelle Alstead Michelle Alstead's blog:
Need a little escape from the holiday drama? Want to feel better about your family?

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Published on November 23, 2017 06:45 • 1 view
Sunniva Dee Sunniva Dee's blog:
blessed thanks being part life

"𝐀 𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝐢𝐧 𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐛𝐨𝐫 𝐢𝐬 𝐬𝐚𝐟𝐞, 𝐛𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐭 𝐰𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐛𝐮𝐢𝐥𝐭 𝐟𝐨𝐫." - John A. Shedd.

Shedd was right. What if our lives were an unmoving ship and all we did was sit on deck with the same dock behind us, knowing the whole wide world was out there past the horizon?

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Published on November 23, 2017 06:37 • 8 views
Jenna Moquin Jenna Moquin's blog:
Thankful for the food on my plate,
the roof over my head,
the car that takes me places
and my big comfy bed.

Thankful for the head I’ve been given,
the health I’ve been given,
the cards I’ve been dealt
and those who’ll deal with me.

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Published on November 23, 2017 06:37 • 15 views
Minter Dial Minter Dial's blog:

“Why should I bother being on social networks?” asked the CEO of a major organization. “It seems like a major waste of my time when I barely have enough time for strategic thinking.”


As the social media landscape continues to evolve, it’s only right that top executives question the validity of any...

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Published on November 22, 2017 08:15 • 10 views
D.F. McKeever D.F. McKeever's blog:
Over the years I have avidly studied & researched entrepreneurs from attending their seminars, reading their books to talking to them face to face.

Through my contradicting career in both business and design my research has concluded that the disappointing mortality rate for business start-up... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 05:26 • 21 views
Katherine Hauswirth Katherine Hauswirth's blog:
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Buddy under a street light


It’s like having a new infant

all over again.


Except this one has four legs—

wakes us with the click-click of toenails

pacing our wooden floor,

mounting full-body shakes to make his collar jingle.


It is cold and dark but it does no good

to roll over and plead ignor...

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Published on November 23, 2017 03:25 • 7 views
Lynda Barry Lynda Barry's blog:


Dear Students,

For extra credit, try to copy this three year old’s drawing into your compbook.

What is it about kids drawings that are so satisfying?

Prof Skeletor

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Published on November 22, 2017 20:06 • 7 views
J.K. Rowling J.K. Rowling's blog:

With exactly one year to go until the next Fantastic Beasts film is released in cinemas, Warner Bros. has revealed the film’s title: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, alongside a sumptuous ensemble photo of key cast members.  Featuring the first look at Jude Law as a young Albus Dumble...

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Published on November 23, 2017 03:53 • 145 views
Pamela Geroni Pamela Geroni's blog:

L’amore impossibile, il troppo bello per essere vero e il chi la dura la vince: nella sua sfiga vita sentimentale Charlotte Brontë vanta un campionario ben assortito di uomini che, forse, sarebbe meglio non incontrare, a meno che non si abbiano tendenze masochiste. Nessun Mr Rochester pervenuto e...

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Published on November 22, 2017 09:51 • 8 views
Juliet E. McKenna Juliet E. McKenna's blog:

There’s a thing going around on Twitter, from a US small press saying that they only work with unagented writers now, and any agented writers they accept will be required to drop the aforementioned agent.


My guess is this outfit seem to want to tap into the ‘real indie authors go it alone and stic...

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Published on November 23, 2017 04:48 • 8 views
Nancy Brady Nancy Brady's blog:

Thanks to Michael for posting. This is for you, Connie, just in case you don’t turn on the radio.


Michael Seidel, writer


I associate this song with Thanksgiving, and as it’s the day before Thanksgiving in America, I thought I’d proffer this humorous, mellow gem from nineteen sixty-seven.



Peace...

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Published on November 22, 2017 14:50 • 8 views
Andrew Hiller Andrew Hiller's blog:
As an author, I've been pretty lucky. My very first commentary for WAMU (DC NPR) was selected for the annual drive show as best of the year. I've gotten to interview Nobel Prize winners, Secretaries of State, celebrities, and some amazing authors, but today, I'm here to say I'm thankful to my rea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 04:41 • 8 views
Cat Johnson Cat Johnson's blog:
An excerpt from the story "Mr. December" in my NICE & NAUGHTY hot holiday trilogy with firemen!! Enjoy and Happy Thanksgiving! Cat Johnson


Jason Bryant smiled. "Peggy. You look festive."

She did, dressed in a dark green pantsuit with a red berry pin. He recognized both items as being store sto... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 04:40 • 31 views
María Montesinos María Montesinos's blog:
Cogernos la mano - Shelby deeperImagen de Shelby Deeter

Si estando en una gran reunión o una fiesta, rodeado de gente extraña, sientes una desazón en las manos, si no sabes qué hacer con ellas y te invade esa incomodidad que produce percibir una disociación con el propio cuerpo, es señal de que tus manos recuerdan un tiempo en...

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Published on November 22, 2017 07:57 • 8 views
Jamie McNabb Jamie McNabb's blog:

[image error]Special Kindle Select editions of “The Cormorant” and “Murder aboard the Santianna” are being offered for FREE between Nov. 23 and Nov 27.


Are you kind to animals? Are you curios about their lives?


I thought so. So am I, on both counts.


That’s what “The Cormorant” is all about.


When an o...

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Published on November 22, 2017 08:15 • 9 views
Lynne Curry Lynne Curry's blog:

Question:

I’ve known “John” since fifth grade. He had career success in his twenties, but it’s been downhill for him ever since. Recently, he got laid off, let me know he had almost no money and would do “anything.” A couple weeks later when my company needed someone to replace one of my entry-le...

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Published on November 22, 2017 06:04 • 1 view
Kellyn Roth Kellyn Roth's blog:

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Guess what? I hit 40,000 yesterday! *cue cheering* Only 10K to go! Well … until I hit my goal. After that, I’ll probably have another 10K of writing until the book is finished … maybe more!


I feel like I’m not very far into the book yet. I’m officially on point 19 out of 38. So … alm...

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Published on November 22, 2017 10:56 • 8 views
Camilla Monk Camilla Monk's blog:

HOY!


A little thanksgiving treat: the first three chapters of STILL, my new NA paranormal romance, to be released at the end of February! 



It always started like this, a pulse inside me, like a warning before the tide surged, roared . . . and froze everything.

Twenty-year old Emma just landed...

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Published on November 22, 2017 17:20 • 8 views
Laura Gallego García Laura Gallego García's blog:

La semana que viene sale publicada la versión búlgara de Todas las hadas del reino, por cortesía de ToniPress. Esta editorial ya ha publicado en Bulgaria Finis…


La entrada Todas las hadas del reino llega a Bulgaria aparece primero en Laura Gallego.

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Published on November 22, 2017 09:17 • 7 views
R.C. Stephens R.C. Stephens's blog:
I am currently running a sale on all signed books that you order for my site!  Get 30% off when you use the coupon code stephens30 at checkout.
Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of your books.

Shop Now!

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Published on November 22, 2017 11:22 • 9 views
Răzvan T. Coloja Răzvan T. Coloja's blog:

Mâine, joi, 23 noiembrie la ora 15:00 va avea loc la Târgul de Carte Gaudeamus din București lansarea romanului meu ”Recolta roșie”. Evenimentul va avea loc la standul Editurii Crux Publishing (#102). Scriitoarea Alexandra Medaru va lua în primire romanul meu și va rosti câteva cuvinte despre el....

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Published on November 22, 2017 05:13 • 7 views
M.C. Frank M.C. Frank's blog:

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Writers, fanfic writers, poetry writers, anything writers…

Are you looking for readers? 


I’d like to share your work! Anyone interested? Let’s talk!



Friends, thank you for your amazing response! 




I had this idea: what...

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Published on November 22, 2017 14:06 • 10 views
Georgia Lyn Hunter Georgia Lyn Hunter's blog:

Hi there,


Welcome to the color of annual Color of Love Blog Hop! Every year, in this unique hop, we celebrate multicultural and interracial love in romance novels in our Color of Love Giveaway event, with some amazing prizes to be won.


And don’t miss out on the chance of finding some fabulous books...

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Published on November 22, 2017 13:05 • 9 views
Trevor Burton Trevor Burton's blog:
Caught in a Trap by Trevor BurtonAmazon Bestsellers Rank: #27 Free in Kindle
Last week’s free promotion reached #27 in Private Investigators.
Early morning. At Castlefield Basin an Elvis impersonator finds a body on his narrowboat. A knife is sticking out of the man’s abdomen. Fingerprints on the knife are not a match to Elvis.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 03:53 • 11 views
Dawn Camp Dawn Camp's blog:

The holidays officially begin this week—Happy Thanksgiving, y’all! Before we fully digest our turkey and pecan pie, Black Friday sales kick off the shopping season, gathering steam like a fast-moving train on a collision course with Christmas.


I hope to handle my shopping early and well so I can s...

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Published on November 22, 2017 19:31 • 10 views
Ene Sepp Ene Sepp's blog:

11. november hakkasime sõitma Breckenridge’i ning iga mägedele lähemale jõutud kilomeetriga, venis naeratus mu näol aina laiemaks ja laiemaks. Uus-Meremaalt tagasi jõudes peatusime Bryani ema juures. See oli nii otstarbekas kui ka mugav otsus ning Bryani ema on suurepärane, väga huvitav ja igati...

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Published on November 22, 2017 08:12 • 9 views
Jerry A. Coyne Jerry A. Coyne's blog:

Wilfred Laurier University is a public university in Waterloo, Ontario, and has just become the target of international opprobrium after its persecution of a graduate teaching assistant became public this week. The teaching assistant, 22 year old Lindsay Shepherd, is now one of my heroes for stan...

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Published on November 22, 2017 07:30 • 10 views
Matthew Stokoe Matthew Stokoe's blog:
Ryan Lieske interviews Matthew Stokoe about his reading habits.Clarification: Ryan mentions "Girl in a Black Leather Catsuit". This is the reworked and retitled version of the book formerly known as Colony. Sorry, no new novel yet....https://ryanlieske.blog/2017/11/21/la-legado-vivo-with-matthew-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 22, 2017 14:08 • 8 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
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This incredible journey, the Snow Sisters books are taking, around the world to my fan club members is now at the second tour stop! Say hi to these wonderful ladies <3

🌍For the North and South America Tour we have the lovely Cathy Tremblay
🌍For the Australia/New Zealand... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 03:33 • 10 views
Marco Freccero Marco Freccero's blog:
  Uno dei libri che per me è stato fondamentale. Assodato che come racconta storie sono uno scarpone, di certo lo sarei molto di più se non avessi incrociato nel mio percorso di scrittura questo libro. “Cattedrale” di Raymond Carver. Ne parlo in questo video: buona visione.   Iscriviti al mio can... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 01:00 • 8 views
P.H. Solomon P.H. Solomon's blog:
Originally posted on Story Empire:
Hello SEers and Happy Thanksgiving! I hope everyone has a great holiday! Last week, Staci Troilo shared some fantastic insights for increasing your word-count. There must have been some sort of kismet between us because I was dealing with the same topic as I try... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 10:03 • 1 view
Pawl Schwartz Pawl Schwartz's blog:

A post shared by Pawl Schwartz (@pawlrusmaximus) on Nov 22, 2017 at 7:10am PST




Olivia #bulldog jamming out to some #beastieboys on a car ride. #englishbulldogs #doggo #carride #jamming #dogs #cars #minivans

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Published on November 22, 2017 07:11 • 9 views
Davide Mana Davide Mana's blog:

[image error]There’s something I really find hard to write, and that’s flash fiction.
Flash Fiction is usually described as fiction within the 1000-words length.
A “proper” flash fictionshould have a beginning, a middle and an end, just like a short story or a novel. Only, everything should be fit...

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Published on November 22, 2017 15:05 • 11 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:

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Thanksgiving means different things to different people. To me, it means being thankful and grateful I live in a country where I can try and make someone else’s life better. I wrote about this recently on Angela Haye’s THANKFUL AUTHORS blog. Pay it forward, in life and in Gratitud...

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Published on November 23, 2017 03:23 • 41 views
Cristina Buzoianu Cristina Buzoianu's blog:
Secrete si minciuni in Moscova lui Stalin ZooZooChristopher Wilson33 lei Vezi carteaÎmprejurările îl aduc pe Iuri, un băiat de doisprezece ani cu grave leziuni cerebrale și considerat idiot, în compania Tovarășului Iosif, aflat aproape de sfârșitul vieții, bolnav, barbar și paranoic. Băiatul primeșt... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 22, 2017 22:50 • 9 views
Ken Craft Ken Craft's blog:
Some random thoughts before people wake up in this house and the madness of Thanksgiving begins: First of all, I won’t bore you with the usual thankfulness for family and friends and health and roofs over one’s head. Whoops. Has anyone else noticed the rise in comfort food consumption (CFC) since... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 23, 2017 03:14 • 8 views
Mateus Cozer Mateus Cozer's blog:
Um leitor ávido por conhecimento logo nas primeiras páginas irá frustra-se com a obra de Mateus Cozer porque aqui o humor tangencia os textos e costura as páginas com formas e conteúdos distintos misturando realidade e ficção.
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Published on November 23, 2017 03:13 • 31 views
James Wesley Rawles James Wesley Rawles's blog:

From the SurvivalBlog family to yours, we wish you a happy Thanksgiving. Despite the crises in this world and the mounting pressures, we give thanks to our LORD that you are are still here, you are still prepping, and that He will never forsake us.


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JRH Enterprises is celebrating it’s 25th yea...

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Published on November 23, 2017 02:49 • 7 views
Edith Maxwell Edith Maxwell's blog:

Thankful for Our Readers Giveaway:  For a chance to win a mass market paperback copy of Eggnog Murder by Barbara Ross leave a comment below.


Happy Thanksgiving to all our readers! We hope you are spending the day exactly as you wish–with family and friends, eating a big meal and perhaps watching...

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Published on November 23, 2017 01:45 • 1 view
Lucinda E. Clarke Lucinda E. Clarke's blog:

Kathleen is one of those people who can obviously sell stuff and that makes her a hero in my eyes. A guest post with authors in mind look out for some great tips on boosting your book sales. Every one of her books was reached a #1 on Amazon.


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Published on November 23, 2017 01:00 • 10 views
Claire M. Banschbach Claire M. Banschbach's blog:
Howdy! Tomorrow is Thanksgiving! Yay! And that means this Friday is a day of massive sales and insanity. So a bunch of my fellow authors and myself have grouped together to participate in the madness with some of the best things on earth – books! Starting Friday, there will be ton of fun sales go... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 22, 2017 05:00 • 8 views
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