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Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:

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Today’s virtual tour brings me to the Mixed Book Bag. Drop by and see the five places I’d love to travel to learn about the native cuisine.


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Published on October 19, 2017 01:44 • 8 views
Licia Troisi Licia Troisi's blog:

Chi mi segue sui social lo sa (quanti miei post iniziano così di recente? Troppi…), ieri ho partecipato alla conferenza stampa di presentazione dell’edizione di quest’anno di Lucca Comics & Games. È stato un bel momento, ho rimediato un gadget fighissimo che adesso finisce sparato nel mio stu...

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Published on October 18, 2017 23:00 • 1 view
Lucinda Elliot Lucinda Elliot's blog:

 


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I wrote the following short story  (approximately 2,500 words)  a long time ago, about ten years at least, for a short story writing course.  I believe it was the only one the tutor praised and told me was worthy of publication: he and I did not share the same sense of humour, that...

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Published on October 18, 2017 03:06 • 1 view
Anna Zaires Anna Zaires's blog:
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Published on October 18, 2017 23:40 • 2 views
John    Williamson John Williamson's blog:
Last chance today to take part in the giveaway draw on a paperback copy of 'Rib bone Jack, The poacher's' path. (Sorry, only in the US). Why not have a go, no purchase necessary etc. https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/d0c5139... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 19, 2017 01:32 • 8 views
Lisa Tawn Bergren Lisa Tawn Bergren's blog:

2017FallscavengerFullList


The Grand Prizes Include:

FIRST: $125 Amazon gift card, plus a copy of each of the books shown above

SECOND: $75 Amazon gift card, plus a copy of each of the books shown above

THIRD: $50 Amazon gift card, plus a copy of each of the books shown above

FOURTH: $50 Amazon gift card

FIFTH: $50 Amazon gift...

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Published on October 18, 2017 16:51 • 1 view
Ada Maria Soto Ada Maria Soto's blog:

Last week I went to the optometrist because the UV coating on my glasses was peeling off. This was annoying, to say the least. It made the lenses blurry and it’s coming into summer and any and all UV protection is very important in New Zealand. I have terrible vision to begin with. I’m incredibly...

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Published on October 18, 2017 15:20 • 1 view
Danny Fahey Danny Fahey's blog:
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In the darkness he stands, his head thrown backhis cloven feet firmly apart, his nostrils lifted upto catch the memory of the breeze.His eyes closed, his fur on end,his fists clenched, his thighs aquiver,
and in the centre of who he isis awareness the cycle is passing and soonthe boats will arr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 18, 2017 03:38 • 1 view
Randy Alcorn Randy Alcorn's blog:








God’s grace is His giving to us, at great cost, the goodness we don’t deserve.


Sin always has been and always will be irrational. It seems to make sense for the moment, but it lacks all perspective and denies reality so that truth eventually catches up with it. Scripture tells us, “Nothing in a...

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Published on October 18, 2017 00:00 • 3 views
Scott Kelby Scott Kelby's blog:


Getting Up To Speed Fast in Adobe Photoshop CC 2018 with Scott Kelby

Get up to speed on Photoshop CC 2018! Join Scott Kelby as he goes through all of the new features added to this latest release. There’s something here for everybody. There are new features in Camera Raw, new ways to quickly sh...

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Published on October 19, 2017 00:01 • 12 views
Sam Crescent Sam Crescent's blog:
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The Nannies, 1


Wayne Myers is a playboy, and doesn’t have time in his life for children. When a little boy is handed to him with the claim to be his son, Wayne knows without a doubt that he’s not the father. Until he can prove it, though, what the hell is he to d...

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Published on October 18, 2017 23:14 • 6 views
Kenneth W. Cain Kenneth W. Cain's blog:
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The Horror Writers Association

Poetry Showcase IV:

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This fourth volume in the Horror Writers Association’s acclaimed Poetry Showcase series features more of the exciting, disturbing, and beautiful verse that has made these collections favorites with love...

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Published on October 18, 2017 08:09 • 1 view
Jonathan Stroud Jonathan Stroud's blog:


*SIGNING!* Fans of #Lockwood & #Bartimaeus, I’ll be signing copies of my books on Sat 28th Oct, at 3pm, in @harpendenbooks: just a short train ride from London! If you’re not too far away, why not join me? It would be great to see you!

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Published on October 18, 2017 10:38 • 2 views
Marie August Marie August's blog:
69 Million Things I Hate About You Cover Terrific romantic comedy!

69 Million Things I Hate About You (Winning The Billionaire) by Kira Archer[image error]

Reading Level: Adult Romance
Release Date: October 9, 2017
Pages: 228 pages
Publisher: Entangled: Indulgence
Source: Purchase
Reviewed By: Kate McMurry

Twenty-something Kiersten Abbo...

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Published on October 18, 2017 10:13 • 6 views
Keira Andrews Keira Andrews's blog:

Hello friends! I’m super excited to share the cover for my new pirate romance! I asked Dar Albert to create a cover that captured the bodice-ripper vibe from the classic romances I loved in my teens. (Virginia Henley, Kathleen E. Woodiwiss, Johanna Lindsey, etc.) I think she nailed it!

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Published on October 18, 2017 13:19 • 7 views
Tom Merritt Tom Merritt's blog:

Today in Tech History logo1922 – Six telecom companies joined to found the British Broadcasting Company in order to provide radio broadcasts in Britain. The private company was later replaced by the non-commercial British Broadcasting Corporation in 1927.


http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/historyofthebbc/1920s.pdf


1954 – Texas...

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Published on October 18, 2017 04:12 • 1 view
Joseph E. Stiglitz Joseph E. Stiglitz's blog:

The health and wellbeing of people should be put before corporate profits

When the South African government attempted to amend its laws in 1997 to avail itself of affordable generic medicines for the treatment of HIV/Aids, the full legal might of the global pharmaceutical industry bore down on the...

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Published on October 18, 2017 08:13 • 20 views
Carrie Vaughn Carrie Vaughn's blog:

This has already been a long week. They’re all long weeks these days. The package with Emmy’s costume in it is late getting to her so that’s not stressing me out at all. I’ve started on my own costume, which is comparatively simple. I’m hoping to have it ready for MileHi Con. I have a second roun...

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Published on October 18, 2017 08:50 • 8 views
J.F. Penn J.F. Penn's blog:

When I finish my first draft, the first thing I do (after a gin and tonic!) is to print it out and put it in a folder ready for my first self-edit. 


self-editing techniques


I go through the book line by line and work on structure, as well as character, plot and setting. After that is sorted, I will look at word c...

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Published on October 18, 2017 23:13 • 7 views
Jason Fried Jason Fried's blog:
This feature-packed release of Basecamp for iPhone and iPad is available in the App Store today. Here’s a look at what’s new.Improved attachments and sketching

It all starts with a redesigned file picker. Tap the paperclip button anywhere in Basecamp to see clear buttons for each kind of thing you...

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Published on October 18, 2017 13:08 • 9 views
Michelle Hodkin Michelle Hodkin's blog:
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Stunning art by @aegisdea





(Stunning art by the one and only @the-manila-institute

With just three weeks left until The Becoming of Noah Shaw comes out, I couldn’t think of a better way to count down than to celebrate by posting the art you guys created for the ARC contest, and match...

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Published on October 18, 2017 10:00 • 1 view
Lois Winston Lois Winston's blog:
British historical romance author Rosemary Morris stops by today to give us a fashion lesson on undergarments. Learn more about Rosemary and her books at her  website  and  blog .
A Brief History of UnderclothesIt would be unrealistic to deny that, throughout history, as well as having a practica... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 18, 2017 21:30 • 8 views
Rachel Neumeier Rachel Neumeier's blog:

Find an author on the map.


I typed in Lois McMaster Bujold.


The site says “What else do readers of Lois Mcmaster Bujold read? The closer two writers are, the more likely someone will like both of them. Click on any name to travel along.”


Some authors floating near Bujold whom I haven’t read (or no...

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Published on October 18, 2017 07:03 • 1 view
Trina M. Lee Trina M. Lee's blog:

The Alexa O’Brien Huntress series will be heading into Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited program. I’ve decided to try the series in KU in order to reach new readers and boost the series. Unfortunately to be in KU an author/publisher has to agree to be exclusive to Amazon and not sell on other retailers....

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Published on October 18, 2017 20:04 • 2 views
Alexander Laurence Alexander Laurence's blog:
LUNA SHARE NEWVIDEO FOR "FRIENDS"
OUT NOW:LP A SENTIMENTAL EDUCATIONEP A PLACE OF GREATER SAFETY
TOUR KICKS OFF NOVEMBER 1 LUNA "Friends"In support of their new album, A Sentimental Education, Luna have unveiled a video for their cover Doug Yule's "Friends," directed by Matthew Buzzell. Buzzell is an Assistant P... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 18, 2017 11:34 • 6 views
Ryan Field Ryan Field's blog:
#MeToo: Men Get Sexually Harassed and Abused As Well

I recently received a call for submissions from a publisher who is doing a book of essays about sexual harassment and abuse. It looked interesting, however, when I read it I saw that in their quest to do something wonderful they failed to mentio... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 18, 2017 17:40 • 8 views
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:
A Demon and His Witch Part of the Welcome to Hell series: A Demon and His Witch A Demon and His Psycho Date with Death A Demon and Her Scot Hell’s Kitty Hell’s Geek Hell’s Bells Burning alive is nothing...
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Published on October 18, 2017 06:53 • 12 views
Linda Nagata Linda Nagata's blog:

During 2017 I’ve participated in a few promotions run by Sci-Fi Bridge, an author-created group seeking to mutually expand our reader base. Sci-Fi Bridge is sponsoring one more contest that I want to share with you. Sign up for the Sci-Fi Bridge newsletter (and separate author newsletters if you...

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Published on October 18, 2017 11:39 • 7 views
Scot McKnight Scot McKnight's blog:
After the storm, by Kelly Edmiston who is a minister at the First Colony Church of Christ in Houston Texas. “The storm is over,” I heard the news anchor proudly announce with a great level of enthusiasm. Thousands of us had been glued to the television for hours on end trying to understand as the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 18, 2017 02:11 • 1 view
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