The story takes us back to the Bedford-Stuyvesant district of Brooklyn where Sierra Santiago has become the leader of the Shadowhouse. She and her friends are Shadowshapers, who c... Read more of this blog post »
In the real world...
In Norse mythology, Níðhöggr (Malice Striker, traditionally also spelled Níðhǫggr, often anglicized Nidhogg) is a dragon/serpent who gnaws at a root of the world tree, Yggdrasil. In historical Viking society, níð... Read more of this blog post »
E vai di pippone su quanto sia cambiata in meglio la tua vita. Di come adesso fai le scale, cinque scalini alla volta. (senza specificare se in salita o discesa)
《Mi s... Read more of this blog post »
Quote of the Day: “Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.” – Dalai Lama
Daily Fact: M... Read more of this blog post »
Thanks for all the mentions around the net, folks! (Although I susp... Read more of this blog post »
It’s been a busy year so far and I have more wonderful news. Ghost City Press has accepted my fiction micro-chapbook, Space, Collisions, for the 2018 Summer Micro-Chapbook Series! I’m grateful to Kevin Bertolero and Jack Bachmann for choosing to include my collection. Many wonderful poets and wri...Read more of this blog post »
Now think about how much tim... Read more of this blog post »
In front of an ancient black train there was a little girl waiting impatiently. The train started to move while the child cried out “where are my parents?” without stopping.
In Goodreads you can find out extra information about my novel The Guardians of the Earth Type Planets, from quotations to a... Read more of this blog post »
I'm seriously thinking of leaving GoodReads...
After one year of promotion and one year of half-price sale. This site was good before the mid 2010s... and not being able to join groups because as this is a site for Authors and Readers, Authors are told not to speak about their books. Wha... Read more of this blog post »
Begged for one
And then, on my tenth birthday
There it was
Waiting for me
To add to the history
Of young women writers
In the post second world war atmosphere
And the beginnings of the madness
Called a police action
Soon to take place
In a place
Not... Read more of this blog post »
Flynn: MFM Werewolf Vampire Menage Romance
Flynn, Book 3 in the Amazon Bestselling Sanibel Immortals Series, is available for Pre-Order exclusively on Amazon.
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Fast Gun – A Short Story gets 5 stars on Goodreads!
This makes me super excited. What I want out of my writing is to share my stories and have someone, if even just one person, love them. This is the best thing that could have happened to give me a boost. Thank you.
In addition to my new author profile, I am still utilizing (and enjoying) the "World's #1 Blog Platform Designed for Book Lovers" by way of my traditional profile (also new) at the location, adding to its wal... Read more of this blog post »
I was abused. Forgotten. Abandoned. Hopeless cause. I was a mess completely. I dropped out of school, disappearing into an abandoning apartment. Being consumed by the world’s rules and regulations. The belief in a perfect body. I began drinking alcohol until I lost control. Living in an asylum to...Read more of this blog post »
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by The Purple Booker. If you want to join in grab your current read, flick to a random page, select two sentences (without spoilers) and share them in a blog post or in the comments of The Purple Booker. I found this on I Wuv Books’ post, here, and d...Read more of this blog post »
*****Five Star Rating!
Readers' Favorite announces the review of the Romance - Contemporary book "Balance" by M.J. Woods, currently available at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01M....
Reviewed By Romuald Dzemo for Readers' Favorite
"Balanc... Read more of this blog post »
When I was about 11 months old, I was adopted by my parents, who were living in Panama at the time. We moved to the States when I was around two, despite a few attempts over the years, I haven’t been back to Panama since. At least that was true up until this past weekend.
As a bit of a late Mothe...Read more of this blog post »
predictable I guess ( but slightly depressing) that all the instant tributes are concerned with what Roth wrote about, not how he wrote, which was,after all, the essence of his literary power
Hello, wonderful people of the blogging world!
As you might have noticed from the title, this particular entry is intended to be a huge shout-out to all the indie (and small press) authors I’ve read in the past few years. As there are a fair number and I want to give them all their due, the shout-...Read more of this blog post »
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SUP PEEPS, I AM BACK.
First off, I feel SO much better, taking a break was a good idea because it took a bit of the stress of trying to post every week and I was able to pull myself and my life together. I finally feel happy and calm again which is so wonderful, and I'd like to thank all o... Read more of this blog post »
The last few weeks have been pretty stressing for me, pushing me to the limits and making me wonder when the bad times would stop. Pressure from other people to make things happen in an impossible situation led to me breaking down in front of my GP in pure desperation.
But sometimes our blackest m...Read more of this blog post »
when you grow up they tell you that you will settle, as though you are but a human-shaped turbulent sea, roaring and churning. you are this way because you are a child. you are young, you have plenty of time to 'figure it out'
but as i grow, and now that i am considered no more a child but a y... Read more of this blog post »
There have been a couple changes to my BayCon programming schedule. A couple of queer-interest items were added and one that I wanted to support conflicted with a panel I'd been scheduled for but didn't feel as strongly about. Remember: you can make an a...Read more of this blog post »
[image error]Every morning is another chance to make someone smile, to give a friend a hug, to comfort someone who is having a terrible day, and to present the world with your best self.
Here’s a scene from White Oak, one of my personal projects. I’ve been working on it in my spare moments for a long, long time and I’ve finally made a ton of progress. Excited to share more!
(PS I’ve been posting more sketches and in progress works on instagram @mcrockefeller if you’d like to follo...Read more of this blog post »
Everyone likes to give advice. Some people, like me, even like to get advice. But unless you’re a person who can magically change your habits and personality overnight, advice can be very hard to implement.
Example: A Writing Advice Road Not Taken
The advice: Get to bed and rise early to do your b...Read more of this blog post »
Without a doubt, one of the highlights of 2018 and it will take a strong work to surpass the quality of this latest Undertow Publications release. Connected not just by themes of human-creature melding, but also by an adherence to clear and poetic writing, deeply affecting emotion, All the Fabul...Read more of this blog post »
In the past, I released books as I finished w... Read more of this blog post »
De Nieuweling voelde als een heerlijk warm bad. Mix Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings en Pokemon en je krijgt een heerlijk verslavende mix. De wereld van de summoner serie is er eentje vol spanning, avontuur, vriendschap en bijzondere wezens. Ik raakte er verslaafd aan! Ik was dan ook erg blij toen...Read more of this blog post »
Today, I thought I’d take a moment to share my two contributions to the long list of choral pieces, which will also serve as a follow-up to... Read more of this blog post »
Hello My Imaginary Friends,
As I mentioned I have a book and a story that’s eligible for Aurora nominations. If you like The Travelling TARDIS, Fandom Travel, Parasomnia, or Database of the Ageless Kings, please go nominate them. The deadline is this Saturday May 26th.
The Aurora...Read more of this blog post »
Anybody who has been to any sort of convention where people dress up has seen some amazing costumes, but they’d still be blown away by this creation from Phoenix, Arizona costume maker Bill Freitag. It’s possible you’ve seen this one before (he appeared wearing it on Kelly And Michael in 2015), b...Read more of this blog post »
In 2015 I wrote an open letter to Mark Coetzee, the now ex-director of the newly opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA) at the Waterfront in Cape Town. Coetzee, who resigned from his position on 16 May 2018 after trustees initiated an inquiry into his professional conduct,...Read more of this blog post »
Editura Nemira lansează marți, 5 iunie, de la ora 19.00, la Pergola din Grădina Cărturești Verona, Jurnalul necenzurat al celui mai mare dansator din toate timpurile: Vaslav Nijinski.
La eveniment participă dansatorii Răzvan Mazilu și Ștefan Lupu, care vor performa un scurt moment coregrafic,...Read more of this blog post »
If you’ve ever been blindsided by a valuable employee’s resignation and conducted an exit interview, you may have asked the right questions six months too late.
Exit interviews detail why employees leave your organization. In contrast, stay interviews—rarely done—provide a valuable tool for retai...Read more of this blog post »
You say ‘evasion’, I say ‘avoidance’
“Hello fellow Independents, my name’s Marissa Phillips, I’m a Tax Accountant” she smiled at the anticipated mock groans from the audience, “and I’ll be standing for Parliament in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.” She was easy on the eye, n... Read more of this blog post »
In this episode of Mahabharat series, Arjuna emerges victorious at Draupadi’s swayamvara, but a command from Kunti turns into a predicament for the bride, who suddenly finds herself with five husbands instead of one.
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