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Mario Barra-Jover Mario Barra-Jover's blog:
Ayudado de un golpe de cadera violento, el soldado salta de la trinchera a la esplanada. Está nublado. Los demás le parecen haber salido también o estar saliendo. Las piernas se le colocan solas en un paso ligero cuyo objetivo desperdiciado estaría bastante lejos. Los ruidos han perdido su signif... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 18, 2018 02:18 • 28 views
John    Williamson John Williamson's blog:
Thanks to all who have purchase the new book, and please don't forget to leave a review. work's well underway on the next, so i hope to have an explosive third in the series this summer.
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Published on February 18, 2018 02:15 • 8 views
Cynthia Schultz Cynthia Schultz's blog:

De meeste vragen die ik krijg over mijn privéleven gaan over kinderen krijgen en trouwen. En dan vooral: wanneer en hoe? Van beide weet ik (nog) niet of ik het wil, maar over trouwen heb ik zo wel mijn ideeën. Dus, vandaag: wil ik trouwen? Waarom wel/niet? En zo ja, dan hoe?


Het bericht Trouwen ve...

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Published on February 17, 2018 21:00 • 1 view
Will Shetterly Will Shetterly's blog:
Max Fleischer made Superman fly—literally. Before his Superman cartoons, Superman was limited to running faster than a speeding locomotive and leaping tall buildings with a single bound. But animating a jumping character requires a lot of drawings, so Fleischer chose to make him fly, and the comi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 12:30 • 1 view
Giaele Lovato Giaele Lovato's blog:
Già, proprio così. I trenta arrivano con prepotenza, non come i venti che ti permettono di continuare la tua vita da diciottenne ancora per un po'. No, questa nuova decade ti piomba addosso come un'onda e tu ti senti investita da una nuova responsabilità; un po' come dire, mettiamo a frutto ciò c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 18, 2018 01:33 • 35 views
Ana Mardoll Ana Mardoll's blog:
This is the best tweet thread I will ever host, and I wanted to share it here, so I am:

If you were a brief minor character in a novel, what would you want to be?

I'd want to be the mildly eccentric well-off person who gives the heroes bath and bed and board when they most need it and everyone e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 10:07 • 1 view
Claire Ridgway Claire Ridgway's blog:

This content is taken from It’s our 9th birthday! on The Anne Boleyn Files.

As I looked at my diary this morning, it suddenly dawned on me that it was on this day in 2009 that I wrote the very first post on this blog.

The post’s title was “In Search of Anne Boleyn” and it explained my purpose in...

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Published on February 17, 2018 02:33 • 1 view
Andrew Hickey Andrew Hickey's blog:

I’ve been having problems getting posts up here the last couple of weeks. Between getting The Glam Rock Murders published, reformatting my ebooks, working on the second edition of Monkee Music, and being ill (I’ve been ill more days than not since Christmas) I’ve not had much space in my brain fo...

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Published on February 17, 2018 09:46 • 2 views
Brett J. Talley Brett J. Talley's blog:

[image error]Horror is having its [latest] moment, and the availability of mediums like Amazon and Netflix mean that horror movies which might have disappeared into straight-to-video oblivion ten years ago have a chance to shine today. But The Ritual is a coup for Netflix. This is a movie good en...

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Published on February 17, 2018 18:41 • 1 view
Chiara Cilli Chiara Cilli's blog:


Prenota adesso la tua copia eBook di Per Sconfiggerti, sesto romanzo della serie dark contemporanea Blood Bonds, in uscita il 26 febbraio!

Pre-Order
Amazon: http://amzn.to/2Gl8jA7
Kobo: http://bit.ly/2ECJLBW

Aggiungilo su Goodreads ➜ http://bit.ly/2wMlPuu
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Published on February 18, 2018 01:01 • 10 views
Javier Avilés Javier Avilés's blog:

Me dirigí de nuevo a la escalera que bajaba, pero antes de llegar vi que estaban revisando los escalones. Crees que la escalera eléctrica es un único objeto, una banda cerrada en movimiento, pero de hecho está compuesta por un montón de escalones individuales entretejidos en un sistema armónico....
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Published on February 17, 2018 03:07 • 3 views
Tom Merritt Tom Merritt's blog:

Today in Tech History logo1965 – The Ranger 8 probe launched on its mission to photograph the Sea of Tranquility on the Moon. The photos paved the way to select the area as the site of the first manned Moon landing.

http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1965-010A


1996 – World chess champion Garry Kasparov d...

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Published on February 17, 2018 03:59 • 1 view
Jo Walton Jo Walton's blog:

This is the list I read out at LTUE today:


Ada Palmer Too Like the Lightning (2016) and sequels


C.J. Cherryh Cyteen (1987)


Samuel R. Delany Stars In My Pocket Like Grains of Sand (1986)


Ursula K. Le Guin The Dispossessed (1974)


Gene Wolfe The Shadow of the Torturer (1980) and sequels


Robert Charles Wil...

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Published on February 16, 2018 13:38 • 2 views
Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:


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Happy (late) Lunar New Year! This week I drew Emika from Warcross by @marielubooks and did a voiceover/book review video which you can watch above xD



Gooorgeous!

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Published on February 17, 2018 19:25 • 8 views
Leara Martell Leara Martell's blog:
peores-parejas

Tenía pensado guardarme este post para San Valentín. En un día en el que toda la blogoesfera iba a estar plagada de amor, corazoncitos y plus para el salón, pretendía venir yo con la nota discordante presentando a las que, a mi parecer, son las parejas más tóxicas que he tenido el honroso honor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 01:00 • 3 views
Tim Challies Tim Challies's blog:


I’m spending a bit of time this weekend in beautiful British Columbia speaking at a men’s retreat. This is still and always one of my favorite areas of Canada, though I wouldn’t mind being just a bit deeper into the mountains…


(Yesterday on the blog: Procrastination Is a Failure to Love)


EPIC Ev...

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Published on February 17, 2018 04:28 • 3 views
Christa Allan Christa Allan's blog:

Ironically, Nikolas Cruz knew just when to pull the fire-alarm because of the school system’s active shooter drills, and the information passed on to teachers and students.


And this morning, this:


“Last fall, a Mississippi bail bondsman and frequent YouTube vlogger noticed an alarming comment left...

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Published on February 17, 2018 08:19 • 2 views
Sharon J. Bolton Sharon J. Bolton's blog:
I was looking forward to finding out. I’ve done numerous book tours, reader events and signings, but rocking up in bookshops some weeks before a book is published was a new one on me. It starts early. Oxford station at the crack of dawn in my case. Within an hour it became clear that publicists [...
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Published on February 17, 2018 11:23 • 1 view
Nadia Lee Nadia Lee's blog:

Want to read my books before anybody else in return for writing a review?


I’m opening up my ARC (Advanced Review Copy) team sign-up again.


For those of you curious about the ARC process —


About 2-3 weeks before the release date, I will send out an interest form to everyone on my ARC Team. This ensur...

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Published on February 17, 2018 16:26 • 1 view
Jet Mykles Jet Mykles's blog:

You know what I mean? The guys who go beyond rubbing you the wrong way. The guys you want to kick or punch just for being an ass. The ones, as I asked, who make your teeth itch to bite them, and not in the sexy good way. For me, it’s not the stupid assholes. … Continue reading What Kind of Heroes...

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Published on February 17, 2018 11:56 • 3 views
Gretchen Rubin Gretchen Rubin's blog:

In 1886, Russian playwright and short-story writer Anton Chekhov wrote a letter of advice to his beloved older brother Nikolai, a talented painter and writer who suffered from severe alcoholism.


Chekhov writes:


To my mind, civilized people ought to satisfy the following conditions:


1. They respect...

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Published on February 17, 2018 03:00 • 8 views
Matthew Dicks Matthew Dicks's blog:

Elysha Dicks and I took the kids to an evening program at their school last week. While making our way to the gym, we passed some of their work hanging on the walls, including this bit of writing and art from my kindergarten son. 

I looked at the top of the paper. 

"One act of kindness I can do is....

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Published on February 17, 2018 03:36 • 1 view
Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater's blog:








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!!! My first ever Kickstarter is up for the Raven Cycle art box! Limited to 4,000 art boxes, $8 each, will ship worldwide.


I had a weird little zing of nerves when I launched this project WHAT IS THAT?


https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/375523990/raven-cycle-collector-art-bo...

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Published on February 17, 2018 05:44 • 2 views
Marie Ohanesian Nardin Marie Ohanesian Nardin's blog:
Beneath the Lion's Wings Beneath the Lion's Wings by Marie Ohanesian Nardin
FROM THE VENICE INSIDER BLOG:
AN INSIDER’S STORY FROM THE WORLD OF GONDOLIERS IN VENICE

Gondoliers are an important Venetian icon and remind us of a glamorous lifestyle. They represent one of the eldest trades in the city. There is however still a lot of mystery around the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 23:32 • 20 views
Sean  Kennedy Sean Kennedy's blog:
"Hey, I saw that today!" The lady said, pointing at the Beacon symbol.

"You did?" I said, feeling that little tickle. "Was it on something like a warning label?"

"No it was on the back window of...a silver truck I think? Cut out of white vinyl, like those little stick-people."

My brain explodes.

Ther... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 23:25 • 3 views
Garrison Kelly Garrison Kelly's blog:
***THE THUNDER EAGLES***

How about we take a break from the high school drama known as Silent Warrior so that I can tell you a little story about my childhood. I promise you we’ll get back to our regularly scheduled program after these messages. Although, chapter thirteen will contain graphic sexu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 23:25 • 2 views
Stjepan Varesevac Cobets Stjepan Varesevac Cobets's blog:
Dear readers,
Godeena by Stjepan Varesevac Cobets
I open Giveaway for my Sci-Fi book "Godeena" and I share 10 books in Mobi, EPUB or PDF format. You can contact me with a message on my author page.
I would be happy with a review of my book and if possible advice on how to improve my book.
Anyone who wants to participate must leave me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 22:38 • 5 views
P.J. Parker P.J. Parker's blog:
#HistoricFiction #America #Adventure #NativeAmerican #SpanishAmerican #IrishAmerican #ItalianAmerican #EnglishAmerican #FrenchAmerican #GermanAmerican #DutchAmerican #GayAmerican #StraightAmerican #AllAmerican #Ancestry #Geneology #Protestant #Methodist #Catholic #Puritan #Muslim #Family #Hostili... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 22:31 • 4 views
S.K. Dunstall S.K. Dunstall's blog:


Back when we were writing Alliance there was a schoolgirl helping out at the hairdressing salon Sherylyn goes to.  She was in her fifth year at secondary school.  Her name was Pearl*.  Pearl was a lovely, talented, outgoing girl, and she wanted to be in our book.


“Name one of your characters after...

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Published on February 17, 2018 20:58 • 5 views
Shawn H. Phillips Shawn H. Phillips's blog:
First review on Amazon and first two reviews on Goodreads have come in. Amazon review from a Goodreads giveaway winner was 5/5 stars! Best thing was that the reviewer had two excellent critiques in addition to discussing what he enjoyed.

The Goodreads reviews included this same person but another... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 20:18 • 4 views
Stephanie Vanderslice Stephanie Vanderslice's blog:
I'm so excited to have my interview with Lisa Haselton up on her blog https://lisahaseltonsreviewsandinterv...
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Published on February 17, 2018 19:30 • 2 views
Mike           Lee Mike Lee's blog:
In the old city of Chicago, it was three a.m. Terror awoke the young boy, while in the other room, Gideon’s parents were in yet another heated argument, and these arguments usually became physical and if that wasn’t enough, the new robot domestic that his affluent parents had bought was having a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:45 • 3 views
L.G. McFerren L.G. McFerren's blog:
Taking a brief break from writing to work on my author website. Its long overdue but I'm excited about it and hope to connect more with readers. Stay tuned!!
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:37 • 3 views
Tara Brach Tara Brach's blog:
People ask me regularly about how spiritual practice can guide us in responding to the state of our
society. They tell me that while the teachings of compassion are alive and helpful in other parts of their lives, they seem out of reach when they read the headlines each day. In a recent e-mail fr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 18:13 • 3 views
Janette Kirchner Janette Kirchner's blog:
The first couple weeks back was hectic, with catching up from being away for a month. I’m not even sure if Duchess and Curly saw each other much for those weeks. Which brings us to Athena’s name day, the First of Wintermarch, also known as First Day. I had to tease her a bit for breakfast, “Even... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 17:37 • 21 views
Isobel O'Hare Isobel O'Hare's blog:

My book, all this can be yours, is available for preorder from University of Hell Press and will ship by the first week of April! This is a limited edition hardcover copy of the book, and all proceeds go to RAINN and Futures Without Violence.


“Isobel O’Hare calls this remarkable project erasure, b...

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Published on February 17, 2018 16:46 • 3 views
Carrie Cross Carrie Cross's blog:
Get your 'tweens reading! Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Hidden Jewels is #Free today! http://amzn.to/2ARzzXB Join 13-yr-old sleuth Skylar on a dangerous hunt for a buried fortune.
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:43 • 5 views
L.N. Denison L.N. Denison's blog:
Hyde's Lament, the continuation of Only The Few...is now live!

Hyde's Lament
Hyde's Lament (Only the Few, #2) by L.N. Denison

http://mybook.to/HLDN

And as of tomorrow, to celebrate the fact...Only The Few will be Free for 2 days. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:24 • 3 views
Barbara Vortman Barbara Vortman's blog:
The Third Heaven: The Rise of Fallen Stars
by
Donovan M. Neal

It might be me. I don’t like fantasy novels. I enjoy fairy tales and magic realism. I loved David Eggers, The Circle, and Margaret Atwood’s, The Handmaids Tale, and even some of the Harry Potter series. So maybe I do like fantasy. Maybe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 16:06 • 3 views
William L. Ingram William L. Ingram's blog:
YOUNG RAGE!
Children learn what they live. We all know this, but it doesn’t create understanding or rational insights into their behavior.
So we react with excessive emotions over another tragedy of mass violence. Yes, a gun was used, but the tortured and enraged young man’s mind who squeezed the t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 14:58 • 25 views
Penelope S. Hawtrey Penelope S. Hawtrey's blog:

“Hello, Beth,” a familiar voice says from behind me. After the last few days of many encounters, I know who it is, before I turn around.

“Hello,” I answer swiveling around confirming my suspicions.

“Did you have breakfast there?” He asks as his nose crinkles. His eyes squint together from either...

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Published on February 17, 2018 08:56 • 3 views
Anthony Jay Cleveland Anthony Jay Cleveland's blog:
This will serve as the last and final blog entry regarding my historical fiction novel, Roots of Faith. Life is an interesting journey full of surprises and unexpected developments. You would not have been able to convince me that at some point in my life I would write and have published a book o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 17, 2018 15:07 • 12 views
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