Friday, 17 April 2015

LincolnFarish on Twitter

Andrew G. Nelson
Andrew G. Nelson says “Ah, the joys of being an author, settling old scores..... with a pen..... for eternity.”
twitter.com — “I have a minor character that needs to die messily. Do I name him/her after a friend, enemy, or author who is selling more than me?”

THE RITES AND RIGHTS OF SPRING

FC Etier
FC Etier says “THE RITES AND RIGHTS OF SPRING via @PCZick
pczick.wordpress.com — It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want — oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so! ~Mar...

Do you pray in the king james version?

FC Etier
FC Etier says “Thanks for the comment, Laura. Companionable silence is a blessing in itself...”
lifenotes.lifelettercafe.com — God hears our prayers no matter what language and what vernacular. Sincerity is the key to prayer.

International security: the Moscow version

Paul Ducard
Paul Ducard says “From The Economist Espresso: International security: the Moscow version”
live-dailydarwin.gotpantheon.com — A highlight of the fourth annual Moscow International Security Conference, which starts today, will be the signing of a deal to provide Iran with advanced Russian S-300 surface-to-air missiles. But the event’s main purpose is to allow Russia’s military and foreign-policy establishment to explain to about 80 participating countries (including China, Pakistan, Serbia, Argentina and various former Soviet republics) how it sees the world. The answer: very differently from those self-serving hypocrit…

Grant Becomes A General

Bob Mayer
Bob Mayer says “Lincoln died on this day in 1865— Ulysses S. Grant Becomes A General”
westpointcivilwar.wordpress.com — From Duty, Honor, Country, a Novel of West Point & the Civil War “What of McClellan?” Lincoln finally asked. When Rumble hesitated, Lincoln’s voice became harsher.  “Why do you think are here, ...

Adapting a Book Into a Screenplay

Linda James
Linda James says “Adapting a Book Into a Screenplay”
www.scriptmag.com — Before you try adapting a book into a screenplay (your own book or someone else's), you need to know the difference between the markets.

Earth's Profound Transformation

Hitomi Kemper
Hitomi Kemper says “Earth's Profound Transformation Hi Everyone I updated my blog, please take a moment to read. And this is my...”
hitomikemper.wordpress.com — Earth’s Profound Transformation “The Earth is healed,” said my teacher. The earth’s electric grid is now healed and safely shifted where it is supposed to be within 2,700 years.   The heaven helped...

Link Globalization - A Writer's Journey

Nat Russo
Nat Russo says “Stop losing international Amazon sales! Globalize your links! Here's how: ”
www.erindorpress.com — Link globalization will send your potential international customers to the correct Amazon storefront. Stop losing sales to poorly formed product links.

The Cemetery Sleeper

Ann Livi Andrews
Ann Livi Andrews says “New Book Review! The Cemetery Sleeper by @SusanGriner
www.annliviandrews.com — The Cemetery Sleeper - Susan Griner The Cemetery Sleeper is the story of a young boy who is having difficulties moving on after a tragedy in his life. It's because of this that he comes to believe that he's being haunted by an unfriendly ghost.  I started feeling bad for poor Freddy pretty quickly after beginning the book. Regardless of his bad luck in life, he's mostly able to keep his spirits up. I don't really see him moping a lot throughout this book, as one would think a child in thi…

Tumblr: A place for readers and favorite authors to connect

Gen
Gen says “Something to read later with a coffee. 4 now it's the day job”
www.latimes.com — To express her love to Judy Blume, a 1970s tween would have had to write a letter. These days, a young reader enchanted by YA books — by, say, author Rainbow Rowell — can make nail art that matches a book cover and share it on Tumblr , where the author herself might see and share it with her followers.

Spotlight on The Goddess's Curse by Cara Bristol

Tabitha Barret
Tabitha Barret says “Spotlight on The Third Throne by Lisa Medley”
lisa-medley.com — This is such a fantastic book! Seriously, you need to read it. My Review: I loved this book. The Sharona women are strong (think Xena Warrior Princess) but the one thing they need for their race to...

Interview with KA Angliss

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Interview with KA Angliss”
Today's interview is with K. A. Angliss, author of Project Butterfly, a sci-fi thriller.   Tell us something about yourself. (as much or as little you want -- where'd you grow...

Indie Author: Paul Zunckel

Paul Zunckel:Author
Paul Zunckel:Author says “Good Morning and thank you all for the follows...I have just hit 1000. Visit me at and drop me a line.”
Get to know the author of horror, suspense and thrillers. An Indie Author listed with Amazon.

Spring, Chicken Soup And IndieReCon

S. G. BASU
S. G. BASU says “Spring, Lots Of Chicken Soup And IndieReCon”
If Spring is here, can allergies be far behind? Guess not. Unending sneezes and sniffles and itchy eyes–this week started with me in the proverbial hot mess. My head, suddenly weig…

Happy Santas!

FC Etier
FC Etier says “Happy Santas!”
One summer over ten years ago, our church in Baton Rouge had "Christmas in July." The usual "Santa" was unavailable so I got drafted. It was my only  and closes…

Stacy Juba

Stacy Juba
Stacy Juba says “Come on by eNovel Authors at Work – discover talented authors! ”
Stacy Juba   Stacy Juba loves to write about Characters at a Crossroads: individuals who are finding themselves and getting on the right life path after overcoming obstacles. …

Seven Deadly Sins for Writers

Heather Weidner
Heather Weidner says “My 7 Deadly Sins for Writers: ”
Most everyone has heard of the Seven Deadly Sins: Pride, Envy, Gluttony, Lust, Anger, Greed, and Sloth. I appropriated three from the original list and added some specifically fo…

The Blog - Rhys A Jones - Author

Rhys A Jones
Rhys A Jones says “The alchemy of writing about alchemy. The Blog - Rhys A Jones - Author ”
Oscar Chambers is eleven years old. He lives at Number 1 Magnus Street, Seabourne, and attends year 7 of Seabourne County School. He also lives in  Haunted House which is far to bi…

Kindness Can Change the World

Ginae Lee Scott
Ginae Lee Scott says “Sometimes all we can do is be kind. Kindness Can Change the World via @ginaeleescott
"Kindness can change the world, one kind word at a time..." ~ Ginae Think about it, one word said in kindness could change a whole situation. We've all read the stor…

Blue Genes by Sydney Jamesson ~ Cover Reveal

Sydney Jamesson
Sydney Jamesson says “Possessed by Love. Bound by Fate. Driven by Desire. Take the plunge with Beth Parker and be ready to fall...”
You're invited to celebrate the cover reveal for Blue Genes by Sydney Jamesson, book one in the much anticipated Story of Us Series releasing Summer 2015. Take the plunge wit…

Who is going to wake up first?

Dalsala Den
Dalsala Den says “Megan might not survive this week's trail in... Who is going to wake up first? ”
Megan heard herself shriek while the battered face of the Bat leader glared at her, from behind swollen eyes, as his thin hand held her wrist in a crushing grip. Her world seemed t…

How to Write a Novel: Advice For New Writers

Philip Donlay
Philip Donlay says “Whether you're an aspiring author or an experienced one, these tips could be helpful to you! ”
Jennifer McMahon, bestselling author of several books, including THE ONE I LEFT BEHIND, shares 7 tips for how to write a book and get it published.

How Do I Type Quotation Marks?

Briar Kit Esme
Briar Kit Esme says “DON'T KNOW WHY, BUT OVER 1000 PAGE VIEWS TODAY FOR: How Do I Type Quotation Marks? ”
450 words :: Reading time 2 mins Everyone thinks they know how to type quotation marks (also known as quote marks or speech marks) on their computer keyboards, but few people reali…

Powdered Glass – An Instrument of Death?

James J. Murray
James J. Murray says “GLASS as a MURDER WEAPON My Latest "Prescription For Murder" Blog”
Let’s say that you have a particularly nasty villain in your novel and want to kill him or her off in some unique way. You have a brilliant idea! Crush glass into fine shards and m…

Earn Money

Nick Travers
Nick Travers says “Market My Books and Earn Half The Retail Price (50%) ”
Market My Books and Earn Half The Retail Price* That's right, 50%!  If you have enjoy my stories and characters, I want to give you the opportunity to earn half the net retail…

Rita Run-Down -- The YA Finalists

J. C. Conway
J. C. Conway says “Rita Run-Down — The YA Finalists”
Young Adult is an exciting sub-genre with energy, angst, optimism and strength. This year just four RITA finalists have been announced in the Young Adult category. Here is a rundow…

Alison Pick: Writing tips

Richard Tattoni
Richard Tattoni says “Divine personal, lyrical language takes the reader to the spiritual heart in “The Dream World.” Some of Pick's tips:”
I frequently get asked for writing advice. I thought I would write down the few things I know

"Sunnie Haze" (5)

jean alphin
jean alphin says “"Sunnie Haze" (5)”
I remember back in junior high, Mary and I liked the same boy in school. Mary talked about him all the time. His name was Paul, he was tall and incredibly handsome. One day, after …