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G. Arthur Brown G. Arthur Brown's blog:

Member how a little while back I was releasing punk rock zine-style chapbooks of my flash fiction? Well, now we at The Strange Edge are going to be doing a zine-style zine, except it's going to be digital--an EZINE, the kids are calling it. We can mail it to you, or you can download it, or you ca... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 06:33 • 9 views
C.J. Carter-Stephenson C.J. Carter-Stephenson's blog:
Greetings Boys and Ghouls, as the iconic Crypt Keeper is wont to say, if you're in the mood for some supernatural shenanigans, it may interest you to know that the February 2018 issue of YOUTH IMAGINATION, featuring my YA horror story, THE TIMELESS DANCE, has now gone live. THE TIMELESS DANCE is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 06:10 • 7 views
N.N. Light N.N. Light's blog:
The tongue is the strongest muscle in the human body; use yours to lift someone up today. -- Terri Ann ArmstrongOne of the earliest memories I have is hearing my parents say to me, "You can do it!" Those four words I've carried with me ever since.Encouragement is one of the strongest acts we can... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 05:06 • 7 views
G.J.  Griffiths G.J. Griffiths's blog:
https://kindlescout.amazon.com/p/1U1T...

Dear Readers and Authors,
I hope that you are able to assist me in the launch of my new book entitled: Mules; Masters & Mud through Kindle Scout.
It is the sequel to The Quarry Bank Runaways and continues the story of Thomas Priestley and Joseph Sefton t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 05:47 • 23 views
K.L. Register K.L. Register's blog:
Just because things don’t work out perfect does not mean that you give up! You keep fighting! You keep learning! You keep growing!


 


With Love, Dr. KL ❤


 


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Published on February 23, 2018 05:16 • 7 views
Gray Marie Cox Gray Marie Cox's blog:
       Ahaha... I have nothing to post so I'm just going to ramble and hope that none of y'all notices, do you think that will work? (It probably won't if I keep this intro... let's call it a 50% chance). 
        By the way, I do have more content coming up! I just purchased a few books and I pl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 22:15 • 12 views
Adriana Locke Adriana Locke's blog:
Download these free collections to nab standalone short stories from some of the best romance writers in today’s hottest genre.

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I teamed up with Tijan, Chelle Bliss, Willow Winters, and Emily Goodwin to bring you a collection of powerful men for free. :) It's available fo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 05:34 • 11 views
Ivy Logan Ivy Logan's blog:
Who Saves The Warrior He sat in his shelter Listening to the voices of the dead The screams and the terror Inhabited his head War after war Pieces remain In the spirit and the body In the horror and the pain Warriors among us Wounds that will not heal The demons they fought The demons … Continue... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 04:32 • 7 views
Alyssa Hollingsworth Alyssa Hollingsworth's blog:

I’m so THRILLED to introduce you guys to my debut’s UK cover. Richard Merritt and the team over at Piccadilly Press have done a fab job putting this together, and I cannot wait to hold a copy in my hands.


I always like it when authors post the cover process, so that’s what we’re gonna do! Also, I’...

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Published on February 23, 2018 05:00 • 7 views
Lynda Barry Lynda Barry's blog:


Dear Students,

For extra-credit, open your compbooks to a
double page spread and divide each page in half, horizontally. You have
four frames,  Put your phone on airplane mode, set a timer for 2
minutes, stop the frame any where you see medium or close up shots of
people – don’t be picky. Every fr...

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Published on February 22, 2018 20:44 • 8 views
F.E. Feeley Jr. F.E. Feeley Jr.'s blog:

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I kinda overreacted earlier about a post concerning trigger warnings. The overreaction wasn’t because I was triggered by the subject matter – but I was made angry at the conversation happening surrounding this new age concept and the added weight placed on authors/ publishers to in...

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Published on February 12, 2018 19:55 • 8 views
Katie Douglas Katie Douglas's blog:
I would put a trigger warning here if the subject matter bothers you, but FYI this DID have a funny ending. I’m fine, but my bathroom is NOT. Ok, so it took me a while to piece together what happened tonight, because it was weird AF. I was working in a coffee shop like a … Continue reading A date... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 04:22 • 1 view
Diane Stringam Tolley Diane Stringam Tolley's blog:
I lived in the country.
We rode the bus to school.
[When our bus driver managed to meet their bus driver and an exchange could be negotiated.]
Just a little background: We lived 20 miles from town. The bus driver refused to drive the entire distance. Instead, he agreed to meet us at a corner nine m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 07:00 • 1 view
Guerin Zand Guerin Zand's blog:
I just published a new short story. This short story is included in my upcoming book but I thought it could also stand on its own. You can download it free for a limited time here - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B079ZBF7VC
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Published on February 23, 2018 05:09 • 7 views
Heather Holleman Heather Holleman's blog:

I’m learning that the where or what doesn’t matter as long as I know the Who. It’s a powerful jump in maturity to know you can go anywhere and do anything because Jesus is with you. Where doesn’t matter. Who matters.


I remember early days of great risk in my life when I did things I seriously neve...

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Published on February 23, 2018 02:53 • 7 views
Emmy van Ruijven Emmy van Ruijven's blog:

De Beauty and the Beast hertellingen lijken als paddenstoelen uit de grond te schieten. Want tja, lezers hebben vaak een zwak voor bolleboos Belle en het hele idee van verliefd worden op het innerlijk van iemand in plaats van het uiterlijk. Ook Hunted is zo’n hertelling. Ik weet nog wel dat ieder...

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Published on February 22, 2018 22:00 • 8 views
Rocklyn Ryder Rocklyn Ryder's blog:

[image error]If you’re on my mailing list you’ve probably already caught up on all my excuses for getting so far behind on my next release.


Whether you call it “real life” or “drama,” there was plenty of it over the last few months and it kept me busy enough to forget all about worrying about some...

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Published on February 22, 2018 22:15 • 1 view
C.L. Cannon C.L. Cannon's blog:

These books are free on Amazon currently. Some are permafree and some are free for a limited time. The selected titles are all Fantasy, YA, or Sci-fi related! Please remember if you download a book to review it for the author after you read. Reviews mean so much to us! Happy reading!



Dawning Ascent (The Pearson Prophecy Book 1)
Dawning Ascen...
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Published on February 22, 2018 11:26 • 10 views
Paige Dearth Paige Dearth's blog:
Enter Tthe One Among Us Giveaway:

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...

Good Luck!!...Paige
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Published on February 23, 2018 05:01 • 7 views
Igor Guzun Igor Guzun's blog:


Am împărtășit, joi seara, într-un eveniment – „Carte, pâine, vin ” – o istorie despre paharul pe jumătate gol și despre lacrimi.


Suntem fiecare dintre noi acum la o vârstă la care putem privi atât în urmă – la ce-am făcut și cum am făcut, cât și înainte – ce vrem să facem mai departe. Și poate că...

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Published on February 22, 2018 23:25 • 1 view
Sally Clarkson Sally Clarkson's blog:
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"I mean to have a quiet time, I want to read my Bible every day, but life is just so busy and I hope that God knows my heart. I just can't seem to fit it in."

Busyness truly does wrap itself around our moments and squeeze out our moments of quiet and the peace that comes from pondering God, His wo...

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Published on February 22, 2018 18:00 • 1 view
Nicholas Eames Nicholas Eames's blog:

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Seriously.  I once took part in an 8-person footrace where they gave out ribbons for 7th place.  I swear I tied the kid in 7th, but his mom was the judge and I went home empty-handed.  Well FUCK YOU, BRAD (AND BRAD’S MOM!)  I HAVE A STABBY!!!


In seriousness, though, I cannot believe...

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Published on February 22, 2018 09:37 • 9 views
Steve Simms Steve Simms's blog:

Many Christian evangelists have worked within one Christian denomination or doctrinal system. However Billy Graham crossed lines and courageously worked together with Christians of various backgrounds, doctrines, races, and churches. (In the racially segregated South, he even broke local laws and...

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Published on February 22, 2018 08:10 • 7 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
"I need you, Fins," he said in a husky voice. "I can't breathe without you in my arms." - Bullet

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Published on February 23, 2018 04:40 • 7 views
R.J. Plant R.J. Plant's blog:
Everyone has heard the phrase, "Build your brand," right? Oh, wait, back up.

Hallo, beautiful people! Smalltalk, pleasantries, and such!

Good, now that's out of the way. Back to branding. It shouldn't be a new concept. Even writers need to build their own brand. I hadn't even thought that far ahe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 04:36 • 19 views
C.S. Dixon C.S. Dixon's blog:
Hi everyone, oops, I've done it again haven't I? Starting to neglect my blog & my readers.
Teachng:
In truth I am a little more busy with the teaching work, not enough of course, never enough, but it is occupying me more than a few weeks ago.
Writing:
I must get back to some writing & look ah... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 23, 2018 04:34 • 12 views
Yvonne Aburrow Yvonne Aburrow's blog:

I don’t know how to write this in a way that will convince you if you’re an opponent of gun control. But I have to write something.

There have been eighteen mass shootings in the USA this year already, and it’s only February.

Whenever there’s a particularly awful mass shooting, I post about gun c...

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Published on February 22, 2018 14:06 • 7 views
Barnabas Piper Barnabas Piper's blog:

Each week I share three things I like – It could be a book, a movie, a podcast, an album, a photo, an article, a restaurant, a food item, a beverage, or anything else I simply enjoy and think you might too. You can find a whole pile of things, especially books, I like and recommend HERE.



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Published on February 22, 2018 05:57 • 8 views
Valentina Bellucci Valentina Bellucci's blog:


Finalmente una boccata d'aria fresca! Fa sempre questo effetto lasciare andare l'anno vecchio e andare incontro al nuovo. Nonostante la leggera sensazione di nostalgia, la speranza di un anno sempre migliore per tutti e più forte.E nonostante sia arrivata in ritardo (ormai mi conoscete: sono una... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 01, 2018 01:39 • 7 views
Gaurav Parab Gaurav Parab's blog:

At 9, I was a small kid with a big temper – an avoidable combination. We were living slightly outside Shimla, next to a forest full of real and made up dangers so I didn’t have many friends to play with. In fact, I only had the neighbor’s kid for company since I had shot my elder sister and stuf... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 19:34 • 7 views
Tabitha Caplinger Tabitha Caplinger's blog:
A little over two years ago I had the chance to go to India and spend time with children who were born out of the brothels. We also walked streets where countless men, women and children would approach us begging. It is an indescribably difficult thing to look into the eyes of a very young child... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 06:14 • 9 views
Anmol Rawat Anmol Rawat's blog:

I just hate how I fell ill and couldn’t go to the launch of Letters to My Ex at Delhi; couldn’t get my book signed and couldn’t click a selfie with Nikita Singh. I admire her a lot because I began reading Indian Fiction after reading one of her books – If It’s Not Forever, which was co-written by...

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Published on February 22, 2018 11:21 • 8 views
Erica R. Stinson Erica R. Stinson's blog:
So I go to Starbucks the other day with a coveted free-reward on my Starbucks card and decide to try something new for a change instead of my plain venti brewed coffee(cream, no sugar). 

Which brings me to one of my new favorite lattes at my local #starbucks.

Now I am no great fan of coconut and ha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 10:54 • 7 views
Sara Whitford Sara Whitford's blog:

.   Drumroll please!   After a ridiculously busy fall and winter, I’m pleased to report The Stolen Bride is FINALLY scheduled to launch in mid-to-late spring of this year. My goal is to get it out before Mother’s Day, but certainly by the end of May. So what’s it about? The super short summary is...

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Published on February 22, 2018 15:51 • 7 views
Amanda Tero Amanda Tero's blog:
I told you I'd spill the beans soon. And here I am! In video and everything. So what is my current WIP? The video is less than five minutes long.
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Published on February 22, 2018 14:09 • 8 views
Gwendolyn Kiste Gwendolyn Kiste's blog:

Welcome back for Part Three in our Women in Horror 2018 round table!

Last week, in part two, we discussed how political and social upheavals have affected our nine authors’ writing, as well as the underrated stories they’d recommend readers check out. This week, we discuss what advice they have f...

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Published on February 22, 2018 10:39 • 7 views
Thich Nhat Hanh Thich Nhat Hanh's blog:
Today we your students, monastic and lay, have gathered on the first day of the Lunar New Year to celebrate our togetherness and to express our gratitude to you and all our ancestral teachers. We are happy that you are being embraced by the fourfold community there in Plum Village Thailand. As we... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 09:07 • 7 views
Amy M. Reade Amy M. Reade's blog:

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It’s the last Friday of the month–time again for some good news to take you into March (how did it get to be March already?!) with a smile.


The story I have chosen for this month combines two of my greatest loves–dogs and reading–and it sets forth a fantastic idea for getting kids...

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Published on February 23, 2018 03:00 • 10 views
A.M. Leibowitz A.M. Leibowitz's blog:

Yesterday, I brought something up with other bisexual writers that I’d noticed a few times and wasn’t sure what to make of it. There wasn’t a consensus on whether it’s really an issue, but I wanted to get my thoughts out anyway.

There is a phrase I’ve seen popping up in books lately. It’s becom...

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Published on February 22, 2018 05:58 • 8 views
C.S. Poe C.S. Poe's blog:
I will be attending GRL this year in Portsmouth, VA as a Featured Author! More details about panels and events will come, but below is the date and time. If you love gay romance books, meeting authors, and hanging with fellow readers, this is the must attend event of the year!

October 18 - 21
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Published on February 23, 2018 03:52 • 2 views
Karen Edmisten Karen Edmisten's blog:

Dear Lent,

Every year, you bring it. Something unexpected. I've written to you before, talked to you about how you predictably surprise me with the unpredictable. You're always good for me. I just can't always figure out, in the moment, just how you're going to be good for me. I've come to expect... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 07:33 • 8 views
Vivian Swift Vivian Swift's blog:

Get your cats and your tea ready:


We are painting today!


No, not this: This is from 2010 when I was painting a page from my book Gardens of Awe and Folly with the help of Coco.


This:


This is a photo from the archives of the New York Times, which sent a photographer to Claude Monet’s house in Give...

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Published on February 22, 2018 21:02 • 7 views
Chris  Fox Chris Fox's blog:

The third book in the Magitech Chronicles series has been released on Amazon! Continue following the adventures of Voria, Aran, and Nara, along with the rest of the crew as they search for the fabled First Spellship!


Also, if you haven’t yet read the first two books in the series, Tech Mage and Vo...

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Published on February 22, 2018 12:06 • 11 views
Harmony Kent Harmony Kent's blog:
[image error]Hi everyone. Today makes day 11 of my days writing. I have written 2200 words today, and that brings my total to 35,638.
Am full of cold, again, today an am clocking off a little early. I can’t believe how much I’ve accomplished in just 11 days Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 06:20 • 9 views
Marshall Ryan Maresca Marshall Ryan Maresca's blog:
So, this past weekend I was at Boskone, and it was a wonderful time, as I was reminded what an amazing community we have in SF/Fantasy Literature.  There are some amazing people in this business, who are filled with wisdom and warmth and kindness.   I had the great fortune of sharing the signing... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 06:00 • 9 views
Renée Paule Renée Paule's blog:

Giveaway – ‘A Three Course Meal for the Mind’ This is the very last giveaway I’ll be putting up on Goodreads, as to pay up to $600 to giveaway one of my books is sheer madness. I rarely give away a copy of A Three Course Meal for the Mind so get in now to ... Keep reading

The post My Last Goodread...

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Published on February 23, 2018 03:22 • 9 views
Kathryn  Warner Kathryn Warner's blog:
Richard, earl of Arundel - often called Richard Fitzalan by modern writers, though he himself did not use that name - was the son and heir of Edmund, earl of Arundel (1285-1326), and the nephew and heir of John de Warenne, earl of Surrey (1286-1347). Richard's date of birth is not known, but in D... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 07:37 • 8 views
Dennis Cardiff Dennis Cardiff's blog:

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28 May 2013


Joy was looking dejected as I approached this morning. She said, “Today is even worse than yesterday.”


I said, “You’ve told me that Mondays are always bad.”


“Some people do okay on Mondays, but I never have. Yesterday I made just enough for a bottle and a pack of smokes...

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Published on February 22, 2018 06:41 • 4 views
David           Williams David Williams's blog:
The word plays through my consciousness, even though it seems far from the lips of the culture.

"Decadence."

It's an old word, archaic and faintly fusty.  It describes a reality that some might say just cannot be.  But it feels right, feels like the place that we are as a society.

Things feel like.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2018 05:53 • 8 views
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