The healing and ultimate transformation of our troubled world begins with full mature individual responsibility. If each person was complete and whole within themselves, desiring nothing from their neighbor to fulfill them and make them happy, personal vendettas, ideological conflicts, and even r...Read more of this blog post »
Megan Eaves, Destination Editor for North Asia, recently returned from a trip to Suzhou, China.
Tell us more… I spent a week hanging out in chilled-out Suzhou, a historic city not far from Shanghai on China’s east coast. Su...Read more of this blog post »
[image error]There’s been some talk lately about how hillbilly is a derogatory word that shouldn’t see the light of day. So I’m going on the record to say I not only don’t mind the word, but that I think we should reclaim it.
Consider the word’s origin (or etymology if you prefer): hill + Billy. S...Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 1 of 5 stars
This book really got on my tits.
Maybe it’s just that the title doesn’t match the book. It isn’t just that but let’s pretend for a minute that it is.
You pick up a book called: “The Tough LOVE Book About MONEY: (You lack mo...Read more of this blog post »
¡Aaaaah! ¡Por fin! Después del escueto avance del domingo (que nos planteaba una serie de interesantes preguntas), nos ha llegado el tráiler completo de la nueva temporada y... mi veredicto es... que promete. Mucho.
Nueva música. Nuevos compañer... Read more of this blog post »
Well then, I just called in again. What's that, three times since Monday? I've missed more days than I've made. Still, did a mid-term in Science and things are coming along great in English, as expected. Enjoying the break from Math, or Maths as the British call it. Gonna do my best to make... Read more of this blog post »
This story is based on experiences working in Ethiopia back in the 1990's.
It was the chef who’d found him, that first morning, shivering naked... Read more of this blog post »
The latest update from Susan Gaddis - Helping you build a spiritual legacy
It’s always a pleasure to have Lillian Penner from the Christian Grandparenting Network call us to pray for our grandchildren on Grandparents’ Day. This year it falls on September 9th. As our guest today, Lillian shares how...Read more of this blog post »
* “With a firmly-closed bedroom door, the reader is able to relish in the details of an emerging love story between two people – a young widow and clergyman – reluctant to fall in love…” Rosemary Morris’ regency romantic suspens... Read more of this blog post »
Do you struggle with your writing and don't know where to turn? Write Craft is a free, five-part podcast on writing craft and the art of fiction, written and hosted by Bibiana Krall. Full script for the hard of hearing available on my blog In... Read more of this blog post »
Fired and threatened with arrest, Alex has the worst day on record and retreats to the solace of home. But in the middle of a much-needed nap, she hears scuffling -- inside her home -- and realizes she's not alone ...
The house was still. The scuffling had ceased.Click. Click. Click. Click.
Like so... Read more of this blog post »
- Charlotte Eriksson,... Read more of this blog post »
Αγάπησα πολύ τον Δόκτωρα Γκλας του Σέντερμπεργκ κι ας μην είχα ακούσει τίποτα για αυτόν πριν τον διαβάσω. Ο Σέντερμπεργκ έγραψε στις αρχές του 20ου αιώνα, όμως οι ιδέες του μοιάζουν τόσο φρέσκες και σημερινές, σαν να μην έχουν περάσει εκατό και πλέον χρόνια. Ήμουν σίγουρη πως θα διαβάσω ο,τι δ... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to my brand new web site. I am very happy with the new look. I have kept it simple, assuming that most of you want to find here (a) what is new and upcoming (b) all the books and novellas I have written, with clear BUY links so that you can go and buy them without having to hunt around,...Read more of this blog post »
At the beginning of the year, there was a news story that peaked my interest and got me dreaming. It was about a town in Sardinia, Italy called Ollolai that was selling abandoned homes for one euro each on the signed promise that they be restored according to the original architecture (at a cost...Read more of this blog post »
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Stav Sherez last night scooped the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award for The Intrusions.
Now in its fourteenth year, the Award is considered one of the most coveted crime writing prizes in the UK.
The Intrusions by Stav Sherez was a 2017 Guardian and Sunday Times book of the ye... Read more of this blog post »
KNIFE, the twelfth instalment in Jo Nesbo’s bestselling series featuring troubled Oslo detective Harry Hole, will be published in Summer 2019.
After the dramatic conclusion of worldwide bestseller THE THIRST, KNIFE sees Harry waking up with a ferocious hangover, his hands and clothes covered in bl...Read more of this blog post »
Εκτός από το δεύτερο βιβλίο του Book of All Hours, Ink, του Hal Duncan, αυτό τον καιρό διαβάζω και το Empire of the East, του Fred Saberhagen, και τον πρόλογο τυχαίνει να τον έχει γράψει ο Roger Zelazny. (Αν δεν ξέρεις πόσο παλαβός είμαι με το Amber του Zelazny, μπορείς να το μάθεις.) Και λέει κά...Read more of this blog post »
At two pm on the Sunday we got a phone call fr... Read more of this blog post »
In addition to our own funds, we are investors in a number of other early-stage VC funds as part of our Foundry Group Next strategy. Yesterday, in one of the quarterly updates that we get, I saw the following paragraph.
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“Historically, the $10 million valuation mark has been somewhat of a ceiling...
Now that my book releases in 74 days (eek!) I’ll be attempting to blog every Friday leading up to it. Giving my track record with blogging, I probably won’t be successful, but I’ll try. Today I’m sharing some Novel Aesthetics of The Last Wish of Sasha Cade with some photos I found on Pinterest. T...Read more of this blog post »
Stasera andrà in onda l’ultima puntata di questa stagione di Terza Pagina.
Non ho mai fatto televisione in vita mia, e per questo, quando mi arrivò la proposta di condurre un programma, ormai quasi cinque mesi fa, mi si affollarono in testa mille domande: se ne sarei stata in grado, se alla prova...
Just because a blog entry has been published doesn���t mean that it never can be used again. Instead, you want to repurpose your writing, meaning reformat and reuse it across multiple books as well as marketing and social media channels.
Doing so helps you reach a wider audience. That���s becau...
Not too long I attended a local comic convention in the Chicago area call C2E2. I’d been to the New York Comic Con once or twice, but that was small potatoes compared to this extravaganza. While ther...Read more of this blog post »
Hey everyone! Funny story here: when Amazon decided to put The Autumn Republic on sale for the month of July, Orbit followed up by saying "huh, that's kinda weird to have just book three on sale... so let's do them all."
Which means that the entire Powder Mage Trilogy is just $2.99 per book right...Read more of this blog post »
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