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Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

Shelves instead of cabinets is the latest trend in kitchens, I suspect because of the Fixer Upper show on HGTV.



Photo by Jonathan Raith Inc.Look for kitchen design inspiration

Our poor long-suffering realtor, Trudy Tassin, whom we dragged everywhere, from Spicewood to San Antonio, once made a c...

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Published on November 19, 2017 07:44 • 1 view
Clifton Barnhart Clifton Barnhart's blog:
Kissinger died

Nixon's ghost was lonely.

He was a pleaser

Ford never liked him

And was making things difficult.

Back to the source.

Harvard here I come.
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Published on November 19, 2017 23:41 • 1 view
Jane Blythe Jane Blythe's blog:
Its time for some fun, games, and giveaways!!

Visit the 12 Days of Christmas Cheer Event to join in!!

https://www.facebook.com/events/13611...

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And . . .

From November 26th - December 2nd Amanda Siegrist and Jane Blythe are having a HUGE book sale!!

You can get Amanda's books

Merry Me - Free (November... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 22:43 • 16 views
Jessica Gomez Jessica Gomez's blog:
Jessica Gomez
Hey, Again!

One Stop action for Winter of Zombie
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Today we have a Day 19 Video, by Jay Wilbern.
Chapter 5 of Play Too Much. Teaser from Middletown 3: Metal Apocalypse – Jack Wallen’s story
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Published on November 19, 2017 21:34 • 22 views
Linda Alfiori Linda Alfiori's blog:
Many people start getting sad and depressed at the beginning of the holidays, either because they went through a breakup, the death of a loved one u any other painful transition in life. The pain may be more intense if the change was recent. However, many people experiencing the holiday blues are... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 21:26 • 15 views
Meghan March Meghan March's blog:
The meeting won't end. Two top cartel leaders vying for power in my city sit on the opposite side of my desk. They've been arguing all evening, and I've let them.

Anywhere else, this would end in bloodshed, if they would have even agreed to be present in the same room, but they wouldn't dare here... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 20:51 • 16 views
Aubrey Law Aubrey Law's blog:
The Hellhounds tracked the scent of our sweat and their six-inch claws scratched at the door of our hotel room as if asking permission to enter. I loathed the gruesome beasts that appeared as German Rottweilers crossed with lesser demons giving them a devil's face attached to a canine's body. The... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 20:56 • 16 views
Mike Thorn Mike Thorn's blog:
Waylon Jordan reviewed Darkest Hours for iHorror. Here's a glimpse of what he had to say:

"I knew two things when I finished that story ['Hair']:

1. I was completely repulsed and disturbed by what I’d just read.
2. I would have missed the chance of a lifetime if I’d skipped this announcement because... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 19:12 • 10 views
W.L.W. Borowiecki W.L.W. Borowiecki's blog:
I wrote a short Christmas story last weekend and published it on Amazon. I decided to run an ad campaign this weekend, and guess what?
Readers still don't want the story...!!! I've had zero sales so far. I'm just hoping that Amazon's "it could take up to three days for sales data to be reported" i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:57 • 1 view
Glen W. Granholm Glen W. Granholm's blog:
I'm not sure if I can keep this up, but here goes folks.

Welcome to my Goodreads blog.

Be ready for anything!
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:36 • 10 views
Randal Licato Randal Licato's blog:
Feeling brave?...want another chance to win a free copy of my latest novella?

I have a question for you.

If you could change one part of yourself, external or internal, what would it be? and why?

no wrong or right answers.

Place your answer in the comment section of this blog, and I'll put your nam... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 18:14 • 8 views
Don Gately Don Gately's blog:
I was encouraged to write stories because I had a
monthly column for seven years in a motorcycle
magazine called CYCLE GUIDE. The column was called OVER THE HANDLEBARS, and that is also the name of my first book, which is mostly a collection of the best of those articles and short stories. Although... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:40 • 13 views
Gabe Redel Gabe Redel's blog:
Everything I am but Better
by Gabe Redel


I don’t know
if I am good enough for love.
If this thing
that everybody wants so ferociously
is worth the price,
then I might find that it is right for me.

Love is such a tight line to walk
that just one slip
and I know I will be sliced in half,
torn and bleeding fro... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:19 • 43 views
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
I'm writing a novel about napping. You tell me how it's going.

“So…you can’t go more than three hours without needing to nap? Is that correct?”

“Yeah, pretty much,” I said, walking along with him at a leisurely pace through the facility.

“How long has this been going on?”

“About a year now,” I said... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:11 • 22 views
Shannon Heuston Shannon Heuston's blog:
Haters.
Most of us have them. They make it difficult to cope with the tough times, because you know they’re out there, celebrating. When things are going well, they find ways to sabotage you. You don’t understand why they hate you. Is it your fault? Why won’t they go away?

As far as I can tell, the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:02 • 33 views
Lisa Mayme Corbit Lisa Mayme Corbit's blog:
I did my first self-arranged book signing this weekend at a local Christmas bazaar.
Although it wasn't geared toward my target market-readers-it was a good experience and helped me practice my "pitch".
Lots of interest and lots of recognition from a recent newspaper article. That was fun!
I did sig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:02 • 11 views
Serenity Snow Serenity Snow's blog:
I still have E.A. Reynolds on Serenity Snow Romance. It's Setting The Scene Sunday with The Cougar's Assassin.

https://serenitysnowromance.weebly.co...
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:01 • 11 views
David T. Applegate David T. Applegate's blog:
Hello my friends.

I hope that everyone has had the chance to obtain a copy of my new book, Crisis: An Empire of the Elves Novel.

As I am working on book 2. It would be a huge help if anyone could leave some reviews on either Goodreads or Amazon or both. if you want to be the champion of the day. Th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 16:22 • 12 views
Kiernan Máire Kiernan Máire's blog:
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#Free on #Kindle #Thanksgiving week! Book #1 in the Roses Awry Series. #freebies #BlackFridayWeek #BlackFriday2017 #free #ebook #kindle #ya #yaseries #amreading

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Published on November 19, 2017 16:04 • 10 views
Willow Danes Willow Danes's blog:
Hidden, Warriors of Hir, is now available for pre-order on Amazon!

Hidden (Warriors of Hir, #4) by Willow Danes Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:19 • 11 views
Louise  Miller Louise Miller's blog:
Hello, Goodreads friends! I hope this finds you well, full of happiness and ready to eat a lot of pie.

It has been a jam-packed autumn here in Boston. I turned in the final revision of my 2nd novel, The Late Bloomers' Club, to my editor at the end of October. A week later, the paperback edition of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:14 • 12 views
Andrew Seiple Andrew Seiple's blog:
Long time, no blog! My apologies. We're getting into that ticklish time of year, where every weekend is full and everyone's rushing to finish up things before winter hits.

Work on DIRE:HELL proceeds at a steady clip. I'm over halfway done, and currently on track to release it before the end of the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:05 • 13 views
Tom Schwerbrock Tom Schwerbrock's blog:
"Dear Thomas, I very much enjoyed reading your manuscript. The story was excellent and the narrator's voice has an unmatched authenticity. Currently, the publishers are not seeking memoirs, it's about trends. As such, I will have to decline to represent you."

Well, that's the latest rejection. Cou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:04 • 24 views
A.C.   Thompson A.C. Thompson's blog:
Traitors by Richard Lee Byers—5 stars.

This short story is part of a collection of similar stories found in Realms of the Elves.

This story was phenomenally well written, and very fast paced. This one’s got great dragon battles, good character development, well written dialogue, and a great and de... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:37 • 20 views
Cody James Cody James's blog:
I just wish to state, that I have only written and published one book. It is called Light & Shadow. I have not written any others, nor do I claim them as my own. I do not wish to take credit away from the other amazing authors who I just so happen to share a pen name with.

With that, I encour... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:36 • 11 views
M.K. Alexander M.K. Alexander's blog:
I won’t belabor last week’s discussion about book titles, except to say most accountants I’ve met don’t have rippling abs or heaving bosoms. Let’s turn to the trite saying: “Never judge a book by its cover…”

In the earlier days of book publishing, say the 16th or 17th century, I’d have to guess bo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:20 • 40 views
Dean Tongue Dean Tongue's blog:
My latest book 'V is for Violence' is due for release in January 2018, so with the impending release I thought I'd tell you a little bit about it.

The idea for this book genuinely came to me in a dream. It was only a small dream but after I had it the idea just kept building and building in my hea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:10 • 28 views
Jeannine Colette Jeannine Colette's blog:
True Abandon

NOW LIVE AND FREE ON KU!!!!
Amazon US: http://amzn.to/2yxOlOs
Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2x1gKAp
Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/2xH1bux

Can the sins of the past be forgiven with the actions of today?

Trish Hogan's life was destroyed when she gave her trust to her high school boyfriend, Jackson,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:01 • 12 views
Miles Watson Miles Watson's blog:
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
– remark attributed to St. Bernard of Clairevaux

When I was in high school, I was directed by one of my English teachers to read Arthur Miller's play The Crucible. Ostensibly the story is about the Salem witch trials in New England during the period... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:03 • 53 views
Anthony Jay Cleveland Anthony Jay Cleveland's blog:
Apparently, the term Scotch-Irish is an American invention. It is not a description you will routinely hear in Northern Ireland. And I was told decades ago in no uncertain terms by a colleague of mine who was from Glasgow, "Scotch is what you Americans drink. I am a Scot. You may say I am Scottis... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 19:17 • 12 views
Richard Cozicar Richard Cozicar's blog:
If you go to my website. I've posted the next four chapters on my blog in the continuing story of the Wolves Of Satan. Next weekend, the final two chapters. Richardcozicar.com/Wolves-Of-Satan. Enjoy the read.

If you'd like to share comments of the story with me leave them on my website or send me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 13:50 • 22 views
Sally Chamberlain Sally Chamberlain's blog:
Human beings have one very powerful tool at our disposal to help us better understand the processes of the Universe – our intuition. Unlocking the power of our intuition makes daily life as a human being much easier to navigate and gives us a greater depth of understanding of our connection with... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 12:39 • 27 views
D. Thrush D. Thrush's blog:
Update on the 4th Santina book, which is called "The More the Merrier." I'm about 90% finished! I've also compiled the first 3 books into a set which will be on sale next month. If you've read all 3 books, I'd be very thankful if you'd review the set for me on Amazon. You can find it on my Amazon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:52 • 12 views
Christian Boustead Christian Boustead's blog:

telling readers what they get out of my book feels a little wrong!


but i am not telling you how you should read! i am attempting to explain what i as a writer hope the reader gains from reading this book!


first of all i hope they enjoy the book! but that is not what i would like the reader to get t...

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Published on November 19, 2017 09:09 • 31 views
Angelina Fay Angelina Fay's blog:
Hey guys! So excited to see that so many of you have joined the giveaway. Unfortunately for this one, I can only ship to Canada and U.S. I am so sorry to my international readers, but you can purchase the book from Amazon!
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:45 • 11 views
M.D. Grimm M.D. Grimm's blog:
Hello there!

I am currently on gathering together an anthology of three previously published stories that are no longer in print. The first two were short stories part of larger anthologies with Torquere Press--Trash and Treasures and Night Guardians.
The third story in the anthology will be a (hea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:45 • 14 views
Ray A. Ray A.'s blog:
Character defects are described in the Big Book as “flaws in our make-up which caused our failure” and as manifestations of “self,” expressions of our spiritual disease of selfishness and self-centeredness. Reaffirming that they are “the primary cause of [our] drinking and [our] failure in life,”... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:39 • 12 views
Sam Carrington Sam Carrington's blog:




On Friday I travelled to London to the HarperCollins tower to have a chat with debut author, Caroline England. No ordinary chat, this was going to be for a live Facebook feed! I was so nervous. But it ended up being quite relaxed and fun, and Caroline was great! I thoroughly enjoyed talking abou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:21 • 75 views
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
Dreamhaven Books and Comics here in Minneapolis now has signed copies of the Subterranean Press hardcover edition of "Penric's Mission" in:

http://dreamhavenbooks.com/

...and many other fascinating things, while you are at it.

Ta, L. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:42 • 64 views
M.K. Kildor M.K. Kildor's blog:
Spirits in Bondage
C.S. Lewis

"Explore this collection of poems, written in the wake of World War I by a twenty-year-old C. S. Lewis, revealing the intellectual and spiritual struggles of a young man wounded by war and conflicted over faith. As he contemplates the nature of morality, love, the pres... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:39 • 12 views
Lee Sherred Lee Sherred's blog:
Apparently, I've just won a Readers Chill award for Azdaja! :0 )

Lines of Justice Aždaja by Lee Sherred

Lines of Justice: Aždaja

http://www.chillwithabook.com/2017/11... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 10:29 • 13 views
Debra  Robinson Debra Robinson's blog:
Rejections are just a part of the business of being an author. Form rejections are pretty common, as publishers and editors are often busy people.

But I sure do love those personal rejections. I've been getting personal ones lately. I tend to take that positively though-as a sign that the story wa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:50 • 10 views
Nandita Rani Nandita Rani's blog:
Before this world comes to an end by the Salmans and the Lees
I shall tell you my unsaid stories..

Before we're wiped away by hurricanes, earthquakes and tsunamis,
I have to tell you my crafted stories

Before we forget the ways to those familiar alleys
Let me tell you some untold stories

Before we unl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:47 • 11 views
Suzanne Steele Suzanne Steele's blog:
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Published on November 19, 2017 09:01 • 1 view
Grea Alexander Grea Alexander's blog:
Friday! Friday! Nope it’s not Black Friday!
But in my world it’s close enough,
For savin’ money on my stuff!


Simply click the book’s link and select “Buy with Coupon”. That's it! It's that dang gum simple!

Offer valid on Grea Alexander e-books, only with coupon and on Smashwords.com. Sale begins r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:52 • 28 views
Louise Bay Louise Bay's blog:


My next release The British Knight goes live on December 5th. I'm so excited for it!

Blurb

When I’m offered the chance to leave New York to live in London for three months, I can’t pack my suitcase fast enough.

As soon as I touch down I’m obsessing over red telephone boxes, palaces and all the black... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 08:32 • 14 views
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