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P.J. Post P.J. Post's blog:
Blade Runner became iconic for me from the first viewing.

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The aesthetic, story and writing were, for me, epic, blending noir with science fiction. Even the soundtrack was unforgettable.

"A new life awaits you in the off-world colonies, a chance to begin again in a golden land of opportunity and ad... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 20:41 • 1 view
Heidi Peltier Heidi Peltier's blog:
Our Own Little Christmas part 3/8:
At the end of November, we had a long weekend break, and even though there was work to do at school, I went home. I had to. I hadn’t seen Terra in three weeks at that point and refused to go another week. I arrived at the palace unannounced in the early afternoon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 19:52 • 23 views
Suzan Johnson Suzan Johnson's blog:
Win a character doll from my books, Sofie or Aiden!

Leave an Amazon Review for each of my books and earn an entry!

Contest ends Saturday, December 16, 2017

https://youtu.be/ftqe6iJwtDc

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Published on December 12, 2017 19:13 • 10 views
A.K. Evans A.K. Evans's blog:
In case you haven't heard...the first novel in the Cunningham Security series is now LIVE. Pick up your copy of Obsessed today!!

Happy reading, loves.

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Published on December 12, 2017 19:10 • 9 views
Randall Moore Randall Moore's blog:
I've entered this novel in Inkitt's December novel contest. It's an 80's noir about a failed boxer who had a shot at the title but had it taken away by his manager. While he's become a private investigator, he's compelled by his gambler, former manager, to do deadbeat collections for him.
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Published on December 12, 2017 17:57 • 10 views
Susan Buffum Susan Buffum's blog:
Now that NaNo is over and I plan on proofreading, editing and revising The Clockmaker's Son in January, it's time to turn my attention to writing my annual holiday story for family and friends. I had the idea for it while at work last week, but just got around to start writing it this past Sunday... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 16:55 • 9 views
Alexandra Kitty Alexandra Kitty's blog:

Bell Media owns too much media in Canada, and as such, we are a journalistic oligarchy.


That means there is no such thing as free speech in this country. The pickings are slim, government-funded, nepotistic, and very, very archaic. No journalistic innovation here.


One of the products Bell Media own...

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Published on December 12, 2017 15:40 • 9 views
Nicki Rowe Nicki Rowe's blog:
Diego, Boys of Glensville Book one will be released on Jan. 3rd! To hold you over here is a sneak peek!


“Hi, Diego.”
“Hi, Officer Hyde,” I tried to keep the flirty tone out of my voice, I really did, but I couldn't help it. “How are you?”
“Good,” he smiled. “You?”
“Better,” I replied. I noticed s...
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Published on December 12, 2017 16:46 • 10 views
Joseph Lance Tonlet Joseph Lance Tonlet's blog:

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Hey Everyone!

Happy holidays!

I’m completely humbled to be participating in an awesome Instafreebie happening from now until December 24th. It contains 30+ diverse books by some truly incredible authors. You can check them all out at this LINK.

Oh, and if you haven’t had the chance...

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Published on December 12, 2017 15:58 • 16 views
Marguerite Martin Gray Marguerite Martin Gray's blog:
I don't know about you, but I tend to hibernate during the colder winter months, especially in January. After Christmas I cut back on extra activities and gather good books around me, a blanket, and a hot beverage. I have a wonderful library full of books to keep me company.

Here is my winter To... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 15:41 • 11 views
Griselda Galindo Griselda Galindo's blog:

I started reading Their Eyes Were Watching God for a 6-hour plane ride. The first 3 hours, I got a good start on the book…but by the next three, I was coming in and out of sleep. I was on the red-eye flight.


I originally intended to finish reading the book within 3 days of beginning, but as most v...

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Published on October 13, 2017 23:15 • 8 views
J.S. Scott J.S. Scott's blog:
GREAT NEWS FOR ALL MY READERS!!
RELEASE! and PLAYER! from The Walker Brothers Series are now available on all venues.
DAMAGED! is Coming Soon.
DONT WAIT ANY LONGER AND #DOWNLOAD YOUR COPY TODAY

Get Book One RELEASE! for only .99c Now for a Limited Time

Release! (Trace Walker)
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Published on December 12, 2017 15:20 • 9 views
A.D.  Miller A.D. Miller's blog:
I swear I will get better at blogging. Again, my life has been a ball of busy. We recently moved and bought a new car all while trying to be the best parents we can be to our beautiful son Hunter.

I did actually finish writing my submission for the Deans Novella contest that I think I mentioned i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 15:07 • 29 views
Pat Dunlap Evans Pat Dunlap Evans's blog:
Besides holiday eggnog, I've developed an "over do it" problem with Dresden porcelain angels. Long ago, my niece's mom gave me a set of seven. Each angel played either a violin, horn, lute, harp, base or cymbals, and there was a conductor too.

Over many years, the angels have broken a wing, or els... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 15:21 • 12 views
Brooklyn Ray Brooklyn Ray's blog:
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Published on December 12, 2017 11:11 • 9 views
Asghar Abbas Asghar Abbas's blog:
It happened during the day
when all the monsters are away
the ones roaming around in the gloaming of our discolored disillusioned decadent minds were the ones that are everthere that are everthere.

Impelled into unnecessary action, the red-cloaked girl belatedly looked for them, but when she final... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 14:23 • 15 views
Laura M. Hughes Laura M. Hughes's blog:

On Fantasy Book Critic yesterday, an upcoming anthology was announced and the cover revealed (you can read the article here). I’m delighted to be able to say that I’m part of this anthology, alongside all those incredible names (incredible authors, and also incredible friends). It’ll be available...

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Published on December 12, 2017 13:58 • 10 views
Jane Blythe Jane Blythe's blog:
Revenge was sweet, but not sweet enough.

It wasn't enough to make his brother suffer over and over again. That didn't bring Alayna back and that was all he really wanted.

But since he couldn't have that Mekhi was going to enjoy every second of torturing Damian and then he was going to move on to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 13:56 • 20 views
E. Merrill Brouder E. Merrill Brouder's blog:
Last year I stumbled across a brilliant poem by the Dutch Poet, Gerrit Achterberg. I was very fond of the first two and last two lines, and using my (very) limited dutch skills I translated them and posted the quotes on Goodreads.

Fast forward to today. With snow on the ground I wanted to go back... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 13:53 • 14 views
Wally Lamb Wally Lamb's blog:

I Know This Much is True is to be made into an 8-episode series by HBO, to be written by Derek Cianfrance and star Mark Ruffalo, who along with Wally will be an executive producer.


Click here for Wally’s interview with Susan Dunne in the Courant for more information!


 


The post I Know This Much is T...

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Published on October 27, 2017 07:54 • 10 views
Jeremy Maddux Jeremy Maddux's blog:
On this episode, Maddux covers the story of female wrestlers being forced to cover up on WWE’s recent stopover in Abu Dhabi, goes over his ten favorite books of 2017 and hosts a panel about the damn near useless War on Drugs, whether prescription drugs should be deregulated, marijuana should be l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 12:53 • 42 views
Lee Gimenez Lee Gimenez's blog:
I have good news to share with you. My latest mystery thriller, FBI CODE RED, just became a Featured Novel of the International Thriller Writers Association.
You can read about the book and my interview with the ITW in the December 2017 issue of their magazine. The link is below:

http://www.thebig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 12:38 • 10 views
Debra  Robinson Debra Robinson's blog:
For you new writers out there-never take bullies seriously. When someone disparages you or your submission, whether your intelligence, style, level of schooling, whatever, you must immediately suspect the source. Let that become your reflex.

Good people in this business would never do something li... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 12:18 • 11 views
J.B.  Richards J.B. Richards's blog:
The Rabbi's Gift by Chuck Gould

Headstrong and independent, Mary is of age to marry, but rejects all suitors even as her father frets more and more over her future. She has yet to realize the deep feelings already stirring in her heart for Yusuf—a lowly craftsman conscripted to construct a mosaic centerpiece for a new addition... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 11:27 • 9 views
Sharon Rowe Sharon Rowe's blog:

If you own a brand, work with a brand or align with a brand, consistency is key in social interactions as well as business. I know this seems obvious but I’ve seen things go “out of alignment” in social environments.

This can play out very simply. For example,  I just had a house concert with over...

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Published on November 07, 2017 12:36 • 8 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
The dreadful noise was interrupted by the sound of heavy boots on the stairs. Two human guards carrying an obscured prisoner thundered down the steps. Stopping at their floor, the guards could each be seen holding one arm of a young human woman. Her head hung down with a tangled mass of blond hai... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 11:08 • 45 views
Michael Strelow Michael Strelow's blog:
One bookstore agent, when I was trying to set up a reading date for my new novel, Some Assembly Required, told me that he considers the competition for the readings to be Netflix. So I had better be able to contact and bring to the reading my own audience (whom I presume would otherwise be watchi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 11:04 • 11 views
Kendra Smiley Kendra Smiley's blog:
Are you ready for the upcoming Christmas celebrations? Are you prepared for cooking and cleaning and sending cards and shopping and wrapping and baking and holiday parties and caroling and programs and…oh my, I have to admit, I’m getting tired just making that list! There are certainly a lot of t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 10:59 • 17 views
Serenity Snow Serenity Snow's blog:
It's a new meme on the site today. It's Tough Day at the Office. Come by for new excerpts and a brief interview with Kya, one of the MCs.
Is Kya tough enough to claim her assassin?

https://serenitysnowromance.weebly.co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 10:49 • 12 views
Pat Esden Pat Esden's blog:






I’ve always loved reading and watching haunting stories with a rich gothic feel, a bit of darkness, and a touch of romance and adventure. Here is a list of my top ten favorites, a mixture of books and movies.
10. The Near Witch: By Victoria Schwab. I loved this young adult novel. It reminded me a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 10:20 • 11 views
Addison Cole Addison Cole's blog:
"This is my favorite book in Addison Cole’s sweet version of the Seaside series and I highly recommend it. The author’s words perfectly portray the unique, endearing characters and their hard-fought personal and professional struggles. Nights at Seaside is on my keeper shelf." - Susan, Lady Celes... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 10:20 • 11 views
D.K. Herman D.K. Herman's blog:
The snow was falling heavily, the wind blowing it diagonally in front of my eyes. Everything looked breathtakingly beautiful covered in snow. It was a heavy, wet snow that clung to every wire, and tree branch. They swayed dangerously in the wind, and the strong current of air made the night feel... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 10:09 • 46 views
Bey Deckard Bey Deckard's blog:

I’ve been in a terrible mood this last year… writing has been largely like pulling teeth. The WIP I’ve been working on (Charlie) had me neck deep in research to the point where I wasn’t writing at all for days. So, I decided to stitch together an ode to my favourite odd couple, Beauty and the Bea...

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Published on December 12, 2017 09:43 • 20 views
Suzy  Davies Suzy Davies's blog:
Tomorrow I record my first ever T.V interview about my favorite pig - the star of my brand new kids' book new on Amazon Dec. 9 in time for Christmas!

The interview will be broadcast worldwide...

Watch this blog for details of broadcast times.
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:44 • 58 views
Gregor Xane Gregor Xane's blog:
1. Wraiths of the Broken Land, by S. Craig Zahler



2. A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess



3. Blackwater II: The Levee, by Michael McDowell



4. Consumed, by David Cronenberg



5. Breakfast at Tiffany's, by Truman Capote



6. Our Souls at Night, by Kent Haruf



7. Dance, Dance, Dance, Haruki Murakami



8. Dear M... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:42 • 38 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
Paul The Unstoppable (Intrepid Men of God #2) by Katheryn Maddox HaddadThe scripture for today, December 12(12/12) 2nd Corinthians 12:12 as found in the New Testament of the Bible:

"The things that mark an Apostle ~ signs, wonders, and miracles ~ were done among you with great perseverance."

This is so interesting. These are not things that mark Christians in general... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:38 • 10 views
Tracy Kay Tracy Kay's blog:

Hello Everyone,


It’s snowing here in my little corner of Ontario! Our first of the season.  We just might have a white holiday!


It has been some time since I posted a blog.  November and December have been very busy with many ups and downs. I was distracted by so many other things in life, I simply...

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Published on December 12, 2017 09:35 • 10 views
Tammi Browne-Bannister Tammi Browne-Bannister's blog:
Remember Naipaul's misogynistic and callous comments about women writers, when he implied women writers didn't produce anything that was of significant standing in the literary world, how women writers came off narrow-minded and sentimental? Here's something to counteract that notion. John Boyne.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:39 • 9 views
Jackie  D. Jackie D.'s blog:
I’m tired folks. I’m tired of having to defend the very notion of Climate Change. I’m tired of having to explain to people why we shouldn’t have a known pedophile in the United States Senate. And, I’m tired of having to make excuses for people who voted for Trump – regardless if I know and love t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:19 • 13 views
M.F. Lorson M.F. Lorson's blog:
Hey there everyone! I am hosting another December Giveaway through rafflecopter. Love you some winter YA romance? Enter for a chance to win this fun pack! Featuring Jay Asher's What Light, The 12 Days of Dash in paperback and four fun ebooks!

http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/disp...? Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:29 • 9 views
Rebecca Rosenberg Rebecca Rosenberg's blog:
One of Houdini’s best kept secrets was his affair with Charmian London in 1918. Now Rebecca Rosenberg tells the story using an elegant blend of fact and fiction, creating a Houdini book like no other. The Secret Life of Mrs. London is a true peek behind the curtain and a page-turner. –John Cox, w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:23 • 20 views
Robin Roe Robin Roe's blog:
Adam and his mother became proponents of holistic medicine when he couldn’t tolerate the side effects of his prescription drugs. While he’s not “cured,” he is able to function, and live a happy, productive life. Holistic medicine is utilized by experts such as Donald Levy (Harvard Medical School... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:17 • 17 views
Tamara Agha-Jaffar Tamara Agha-Jaffar's blog:
Only five days left on my giveaway for a paperback copy of A Pomegranate and the Maiden, a multi-faceted retelling of the story of Demeter and Persephone in the first-person narratives of the characters involved. Each perspective is deeply rooted in the character’s psychology and gender. Woven wi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 12, 2017 09:09 • 10 views
Shannyn Leah Shannyn Leah's blog:


Take a look at this christmas romance Group Giveaway! https://www.instafreebie.com/gg/sJCns...

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Published on December 12, 2017 08:46 • 10 views
Barton Smock Barton Smock's blog:
call for submissions {isacoustic*}

https://isacoustic.wordpress.com/

THING:

submit no less than [3] and no more than [7] pieces (poems, prose, poetics) to: isacousticsubmissions@gmail.com

/poems can be in the body of the email or attached as PDF, doc, docx

//include a brief and non-clever bio

~

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Published on December 12, 2017 08:45 • 14 views
Tara Wyatt Tara Wyatt's blog:

If you follow me on social media (my closed Facebook group and Instagram especially) you'll get little sneak peeks about what my day-to-day life is like. I've talked a little about my writing routine, or how I balance working full-time with writing, but I thought it might be interesting to share...

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Published on December 12, 2017 06:49 • 14 views
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