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S.W. Stromberg S.W. Stromberg's blog:
So this month, I began writing a new novel. This is a retelling of my favorite fairy tale.
I had no intention of participating in NaNoWriMo, but as I wrote and wrote, I realized that I was not only writing during National Novel Writing Month, I was surpassing the daily writing requirements.
I am... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 12:30 • 2 views
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
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Published on November 17, 2018 12:21 • 3 views
Lindsey Iler Lindsey Iler's blog:
Hello to all you lovely readers!
Never in a million years did I think I'd write paranormal romance, but much like this whole writing journey for me, it's unpredictable.
I've always told myself I'd write the stories that won't leave my mind and my next release, Angels of Belle Meade, is one of the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 12:19 • 2 views
Randolph Randy Camp Randolph Randy Camp's blog:
My heart hurts sometimes when I think about today’s world in which our young people must navigate through. During my visits to schools I love meeting kids who are so optimistic about the future in spite of the hatred and negativity around them. I’m always a bit pumped up after our classroom discu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 12:03 • 3 views
Jon Lee Grafton Jon Lee Grafton's blog:
Devil's Hand (Drawing Thin, #1)Devil's Hand by M.E. Patterson

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Angels, demons, demigods and a man with exceptional luck. This book begins with a tire change on the side of the interstate outside Las Vegas and well... in the first few pages, fish start falling on our protagonists from the sky. This I found... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 12:01 • 2 views
David      Daniel David Daniel's blog:
As the gentle winds blew in from the Sea of Cortez, Adi and I arose early for our first morning of Yoga Nidra training at Prana Del Mar in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The sun had yet to creep up over the horizon as we started our day at 3:45 a.m. for our morning Sadhana and as we walked to the Sun Ro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 11:54 • 2 views
Valerie Staggs Valerie Staggs's blog:
Final Jeopardy (Alexandra Cooper, #1)Final Jeopardy by Linda Fairstein

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


This review comes with the caveat that I don't normally read these types of books. However, I met Linda Fairstein at a writers' conference and she was nice enough to autograph this book for me. Final Jeopardy is the first book in her Alexan... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 11:45 • 4 views
Mark Saha Mark Saha's blog:
Ms. Knox is engaged. Good for her! Novelist Chris Robinson's imaginative proposal was captured on video and posted by the couple.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wmex...
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Published on November 17, 2018 11:24 • 5 views
Louise  Miller Louise Miller's blog:
Hello Friends! I hope you are having a marvelous autumn, and that your kitchens are smelling sweet with the baking of pies for Thanksgiving.

The next issue of my newsletter will include my recipe for Maple Walnut Tart, and a book giveaway! I will be giving away signed copies of both The City Bak... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 11:08 • 6 views
Erica Graham Erica Graham's blog:
I am excited to be one of the showcased authors at the Indie Authors Monthly magazine booth during the 2018 Miami Book Fair. There are many other talented authors being featured as well. Over the next few weeks I will be featuring a different author from this event daily.

**Note: Not all of these... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 11:05 • 2 views
Joseph Lance Tonlet Joseph Lance Tonlet's blog:

Hi Everyone!

I started my staycation today, and I couldn’t be looking forward to it more. I don’t plan to do much other than read, watch loads of football, and enjoy adult beverages (a maybe do a little bit of writing).

Speaking of reading…

Below is a link to my friend/mentor/editor/all-around-id...

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Published on November 17, 2018 10:52 • 6 views
Dorothy Wiley Dorothy Wiley's blog:
Ready for an exciting and touching Christmas tale? FRONTIER GIFT OF LOVE is FREE Nov. 17 -20, 2018!

This book was a LARAMIE Awards for Western Fiction Finalist and has 4.4 stars with 232 reviews on Amazon!
Frontier Gift of Love (American Wilderness #5) by Dorothy Wiley
Amazon http://amzn.to/1S7LRdF

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!
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Published on November 17, 2018 10:44 • 5 views
P.J. Parker P.J. Parker's blog:
I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by Fiona McVie.

Enjoy!


Author interview
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Published on November 17, 2018 10:43 • 3 views
Jill A. Logan Jill A. Logan's blog:
Here I sit. Laptop conveniently placed on my lap. Hot coffee within reach. Beloved dog sleeping at my feet. Motivation galore. Clear goal. Doing anything but meeting that goal - writing the next chapter in my book.
In my defense, I’m not a total slacker. I’ve researched cheaper wireless plans, che... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 10:31 • 3 views
Kristi Zeyn Kristi Zeyn's blog:
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It’d been six months since she came home. Yes, it was her home now. She realized this as soon as she saw the lights, life, veins, and soul of this city. She felt that Istanbul talked to her, replied her, felt it when she was feeling bad, and soothed her. It cheered her up and made her laugh and s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 10:29 • 3 views
Steve  Johnson Steve Johnson's blog:
Jolly's Mama by Steve JohnsonAn evil keeper has scammed Mrs. Gracie. About $2.9 billion is stolen from senior citizens each year. Jolly's Mama is on sale for 99 cents for a limited time. Get it here: www.amazon.com/dp/B07C5BV1KW Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 09:50 • 4 views
William David Hannah William David Hannah's blog:
Personal Space: Return to the Garden is a sequel to the questionably fictional account of character Donald Henson’s “encounters of the universal kind” as told by Mr. Henson in his book, Angels of the Quantum Gate. As such, it is a continuation, many years later, of those galactic truths and unive... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 09:17 • 32 views
Sherryl D. Hancock Sherryl D. Hancock's blog:
Get ready! A new Wild Irish Silence release is set for November 30th.
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Published on November 17, 2018 09:05 • 5 views
Math Bird Math Bird's blog:
There's a new review of Welcome to Holyhell up at Punk Noir Magazine



Review of Welcome to HolyHell

If you love crime noir fiction and you haven't read Welcome to Holyhell yet why not give it a go. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 09:09 • 20 views
Michael Patrick Lally Michael Patrick Lally's blog:
I am about 75% complete on my new book of short stories, entitled “Roads to Madness”. It’s a collection of stories themed on addiction, mental illness and evil in this world. It’s very close to my heart and experience.

Below is the story list and descriptions. I plan on publishing on 3/1/19. Ther... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:43 • 3 views
Bill Clutter Bill Clutter's blog:
After collecting their fee and paying expenses from the verdict of the CIPS case, Tom Londrigan and his partner Bud Potter called me into Tom’s office and handed me a check for $3,000.
Coal Tar: How Corrupt Politics and Corporate Greed Are Killing America's ChildrenCoal Tar: How Corrupt Politics... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:43 • 3 views
J.P. Kenwood J.P. Kenwood's blog:
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:39 • 4 views
Joaquin G. Gutierrez Joaquin G. Gutierrez's blog:
José Martí dijo la frase
«Hay tres cosas que cada persona debería hacer durante su vida: plantar un árbol, tener un hijo y escribir un libro».


Desde que publiqué mi libro, mucha gente que no sabe quien fue el autor de la frase, ni las raíces de la misma en la cultura islámica me ha dicho que empec... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:33 • 16 views
Donnalyn Vojta Donnalyn Vojta's blog:
Happy Saturday, book angels! If you don't already know, there is a giveaway running right now here on Goodreads for HOPE IN PARIS! I believe it runs for another 6 days, so be sure to enter for your chance to win a SIGNED copy before it's too late!

Have a lovely bookish weekend, everybody~

Regards,
D... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:31 • 4 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Fall in love on sandy shores where true love, good friends, and happiness are waiting just around the corner. ✦ BAYSIDE HEAT narrated by the amazing Ava Erikson and Aiden Snow ✦ CATCHING CASSIDY narrated by the fabulous Virginia Rose and Teddy Hamilton ✦

💕BAYSIDE HEAT (Bayside Summers)
➜Amazon: htt... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:25 • 4 views
Anthea T Piscarik Anthea T Piscarik's blog:
It’s been a year of many losses, but we continue to give thanks. Friends have said final goodbyes to a husband, a wife, a father, and a mother. Three of these deaths were very sudden and one after a courageous battle with cancer. Years ago, my own parents died relatively young, my mother at 62 an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 08:06 • 19 views
Caitlin Hamilton Summie Caitlin Hamilton Summie's blog:
What books are you giving as gifts this year? I am trying to decide myself...I welcome suggestions!
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Published on November 17, 2018 07:55 • 4 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
Oliviu Craznic 497. Dacă te oferi să ajuți, o să pară că soliciți o favoare.

498. Recunoștința sare departe de trunchi.

499. Recunoștința are picioare scurte.

500. Când auzi pe cineva declarând că îți rămâne dator, știi că nu are nici cea mai mică intenție să îți mai restituie datoria; altfel nu ar fi zis că „ră... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 07:48 • 19 views
Rebecca Moll Rebecca Moll's blog:
Are you guilty of romanticizing the past? Find yourself dreaming of bygone days, eras, placing yourself among the people, places, and events with rose-colored glasses? Well, join the club! Membership is free and the benefits are endless. Unless, of course, you cross the realm of imagination into... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 07:37 • 14 views
Jody Wenner Jody Wenner's blog:
The first book in my psychology thriller series, Imperfect Memories, is FREE today only. It is also now available as an audiobook. Check it out. https://www.amazon.com/Imperfect-Memo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 07:24 • 4 views
Steve McEllistrem Steve McEllistrem's blog:
Our lives, over the past twenty-five years or so, have become increasingly hectic, almost frenetic. The demands of home, work and even such simple things as commuting have grown, eating away at more and more of our time until we have less of ourselves to give.

So we adapt. We spend less time with... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 06:55 • 5 views
Jori Reijonen Jori Reijonen's blog:
Like a Flower Grows Volumes 1, 2, and 3 are currently available for FREE in ebook form from November 17 through November 21, 2018. They can be found on my Amazon author page at https://amazon.com/author/jorireijonen
Please take the time to download, read, and review my books on goodreads and Amazo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 06:21 • 6 views
Korry Smith Korry Smith's blog:
Chapter Three

Alex took me out to the desert north of Phoenix. It was an odd choice, considering out here the heat could rise and make seventy degrees feel like a hundred, but he said that we couldn't go to an indoor shooting range because I wasn't eighteen.Again, my age brought up as a hindranc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 30, 2018 10:24 • 2 views
Rachel Menard Rachel Menard's blog:
Do you know someone who spends hours at a time in a dark room, hunched over their laptop? Or curled up in an overstuffed chair, nose pressed to the pages of a book? You may find them hard to shop for, seeing as how they don't venture outside often, except for the occasional appearance in the coff... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 16, 2018 12:10 • 4 views
Carolina Are Carolina Are's blog:

The different directions my life is going into mean that I find myself in the fortunate – or, sometimes, unfortunate – position of performing very often. Although I’m very grateful for my dancing, work and presenting commitments, as someone suffering from depression, anxiety and PTSD I often find...

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Published on November 17, 2018 01:12 • 3 views
Arun D. Ellis Arun D. Ellis's blog:
Insurrection (Corpalism #4) by Arun D. Ellis49
"Et tu, Brute?"
Wm Shakespeare: Julius Caesar (III, i, 77)

The Preacher sat and watched, semi-hypnotised, as the news of the attack on Parliament was repeated time and time again. Occasionally he paused and squinted at the TV. Some of the faces seemed familiar; had they been in his audience some... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 09:10 • 9 views
Karin McBride-Chenoweth Karin McBride-Chenoweth's blog:
Hey guyz read my new children's book - BEYOND THE MOON, SKY AND STARS FOR FREE! Yes you heard right! Thanksgiving special is on now! For a limited time only you can download for FREE on Amazon! Enjoy!
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Published on November 17, 2018 06:00 • 3 views
Kat Cho Kat Cho's blog:

Hi everyone! I wanted to write a post because I have a really fun announcement. My good friend, Claribel Ortega, has long been an up-and-coming voice in the publishing world. She started a podcast, Write or Die Podcast, this year to highlight the journeys of writers and their struggles to achieve...

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Published on November 16, 2018 12:28 • 5 views
Eduardo Norte Eduardo Norte's blog:


Estaba yo en un congreso de literatura nativoamericana en mi universidad, escuchando a gente que sabía mucho de cosas, cuando una señora, no recuerdo el nombre, lanzó una pregunta al aire: ¿por qué escribir un libro, si nadie te lo ha pedido?
Reaccioné un poco como cuando Raven tenía una premonic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 04:06 • 4 views
Rollo Tomassi Rollo Tomassi's blog:

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Okay, okay, spare me the ‘better late than never’ jokes. The third installment of The Rational Male series – Positive Masculinity – is now available for purchase and download from Amazon / Kindle. The book is once again narrated by Sam ‘The Voice’ Botta and as with the other two boo...

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Published on November 16, 2018 13:53 • 7 views
Elena Ferrante Elena Ferrante's blog:

When I got to 38, things changed. I was pleased I had made it, and thought, ‘Everything after this is a bonus’

A woman I was very attached to died young, at 38. She had been married to a man she loved, had three small children and many talents that were beginning to bear fruit. I was younger than...

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Published on November 16, 2018 23:00 • 18 views
Jennifer Acker Jennifer Acker's blog:
HUGO RÍOS CORDERO
In the same way that some structures carry time on their shoulders, we too want to observe its traces. Every place, of course, has anchors that halt time as it passes by. In Europe, the huge cathedrals are mute and impotent witnesses of history. Likewise, the old sugar mills of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 16, 2018 07:57 • 3 views
Rachel  Thomas Rachel Thomas's blog:
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Published on November 17, 2018 05:50 • 2 views
Abigail Harder Abigail Harder's blog:
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In Women’s Bible Study at my church we are going through ‘Discerning the Voice of God’ by Priscilla Shirer. Last Wednesday, we were going through the attributes and names of God. We may have listed 50 names in the hour that we talked about it. In that hour I realized how amazing our...

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Published on November 16, 2018 21:39 • 4 views
Κυριάκος Κώστας Κυριάκος Κώστας's blog:


Πέφτουν οι σταγόνες απο τον Ουρανόεπάνω στις Γης το διψασμένο χώμαπου'ναι από καιρό άγονοκαι στερημένο.
Χους και ύδωρ ενώνονται εις σάρκαν μίανκι εν αγνοία τουςη λάσπη γεννάται. 
Ανέμελα κυκλοφορούν στους δρόμουςκάτω από την βροχή,τα σώματα των ανθρώπων.Ταίρια πολλά και διάφορα,τις νύχτες αναζητού... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 04:10 • 3 views
Emily M. DeArdo Emily M. DeArdo's blog:
 (c) Erica Kay Photography





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and some theology

I know that when most people say they want a “healthy baby”, they’re not being rude or mean. They’re probably trying to be nice.

But guys, I wasn’t a “healthy baby.” I looked healthy, initially, but I wasn’t. I had seizures. I had (and still have) thale...

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Published on November 16, 2018 09:07 • 5 views
Arturo Urbanos Arturo Urbanos's blog:
Ficha técnica Título: El lenguaje de las espinas Autor: Leigh Bardugo Editorial: Hidra Traductor: Carlos Loscertales Páginas: 304 Precio: 17,10 € (Amazon) Año: 10/2018 Sinopsis Relatos nocturnos y magia oscura del Grishaverse Viaja a un mundo de oscuros pactos sellados bajo la luz de la luna, de... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 05:28 • 4 views
Lee  Allen Lee Allen's blog:
Tooth and Nail (Inspector Rebus, #3)Tooth and Nail by Ian Rankin

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


A gripping police procedural that takes Rebus to London to hunt a serial killer.

It has been far too long since I last read a Rebus book. Rankin's first two novels in the series, 'Knots and Crosses' and 'Hide and Seek', as well as the short story... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 17, 2018 05:38 • 12 views
Lyssa Dering Lyssa Dering's blog:

Graphic design is a skill that requires a lot of practice to master, and making book covers isn’t as easy as some people might think. But as an indie author, I know most of us are on a budget, and that leads many authors to try their hand at creating their own ebook covers instead of hiring a pro...

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Published on November 16, 2018 20:08 • 3 views
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