Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Online Home Business Ideas

Diane Ziomek
Diane Ziomek says “Online Home Business Ideas”
brsmom68.hubpages.com — The options are many; filtering the good from the bad is the trick to earning a reputable income from your home computer.

Review of Wolf Hall, Episode 1: Three Card Trick - Medievalists.net

Nancy Bilyeau
Nancy Bilyeau says “My recap of Wolf Hall, Episode 1: Three Card Trick. Time jumps are tricky, allow me to help? via @Medievalists
www.medievalists.net — Tudor mystery author Nancy Bilyeau explains the intricate plot of the premiere episode of Masterpiece Theater's 'Wolf Hall,' about Thomas Cromwell, the chief minister of Henry VIII, whom some decry as an evil genius and others praise as the leader of the English Reformation.

Little Writing Workshop of Horrors

J.W. (james_wage)
J.W. (james_wage) says “Writing workshop hell looks like this... ”
neatprose.wordpress.com — The writing workshop I took in college was a train wreck. I did not like much about it. The “writers” could hardly form sentences, they were all girls, and my instructor was lazy and gave everyone ...

Depths

Sara Thorne
Sara Thorne says “In the depths of her eyes...”
notegraphy.com — In the depths of her eyes he saw those wild longings that he only now understood - her passion for hunting under the stars, and the sacrifice she made by staying with him... And his heart rose up to meet hers, running free in the dew-kissed darkness, until he longed to take her in his arms and pour his breath into hers, giving to her his all.

Election 2015: Cameron pledges to raise income tax threshold to £12,500

Matthew Lynn
Matthew Lynn says “So basically every day Ed Balls will say the Tories have a secret plan to riawe a tax. Or cut one for the rich -”
www.theguardian.com — With 31 days until polling day and the Conservatives hailing ‘Money-back Monday’, Labour’s Ed Balls hits back on Tory plans to cut the top rate of income tax. Follow all today’s electioneering with our political team

Discovering Our Inner Hero

Fran Veal
Fran Veal says “How do you find your inner hero? @franveal
indieyabooks.com — Although I write about several different characters, my main characters, the heroines of my stories, are female. Perhaps it’s because I’m a girl myself, or perhaps I see myself in these characters....

On freedom in America: Three decades of New Years

Sunny Mera
Sunny Mera says “I remember her vivid stories of Communism and living in Russia. Loved seeing my friend share this.”
matadornetwork.com — "We were about to leave Mother Russia behind after many years of waiting, filled with my constant struggle to break through the iron wall and escape from a totalitarian Communist regime where being a Jew was shameful and dangerous." Wow. Please enjoy this POWERFUL piece from writer Nellie Barg.

Which RPG Class Are You?

Josh walker
Josh walker says “Look at that”
www.playbuzz.com — This quiz is set up to find what role you would play in a role-playing game. It goes rather in depth for maximum amusement. There are 13 questions and 8 outcomes. What will you be?

Authors Buffet: What’s on the Menu?

Michele L Seigfried
Michele L Seigfried says “Authors Buffet: What’s on the Menu?”
michelelynnseigfried.com — Authors Buffet:  What’s on the menu? Come meet and support local authors. Saturday, April 11, 2015Trenton Farmer's Market960 Spruce St.Lawrenceville, NJ  086489 am - 4 pm Books for all ages will be...

FOR FEAR'S SAKE: SANCTIMONIOUS BULLDOZING

Kyrian Lyndon
Kyrian Lyndon says “FOR FEAR'S SAKE: SANCTIMONIOUS BULLDOZING ”
kyrianlyndon.com — Awhile back, I read comedian Steve Harvey's rant about atheists and their lack of a moral barometer. Then there was this rant by that Duck Dynasty dude: “I’ll make a bet with you. Two guys break in...

Electricity

Tom Hocknell
Tom Hocknell says “How to grow electricity on trees ”
tomhocknell.wordpress.com — The lights going off at 8pm on Saturday 28th March wasn’t the return of a Labour government, nor the solar eclipse, which holds the record number of people simultaneously NOT looking at their smart...

Contact & About

Eli Kale
Eli Kale says “Want to get the inside scoop on my projects and what I'm doing? Subscribe to my mailing list here: ”
Mailing List Below is a form you can easily use to join the Eli Kale community! Just input your name, email, and a comment saying something like "Please add me to the mailing …

What Is A Successful Author?

Charles Yallowitz
Charles Yallowitz says “What Is A Successful Author?”
Back in a post, Shawn from Down Home Thoughts had the following comment: "So is an author a successful writer? You might play off the shades of meaning between the two. I tend…

Aberration

Jeremy Essex
Jeremy Essex says “Just had a new short story published in a great online magazine called 'Acidic Fiction'.”
Aberration by Jeremy Essex Michaels saw the dark shape down on the railway line while he was making the morning drinks. He put down the tray of empty cups, whistling to himself as …

Top 20 Reasons to Be Single this Summer

Karleen
Karleen says “Top 20 Reasons Why it's Great to Be Single this Summer”
There are many reasons why it's great to be single.  In fact, there are 101 of them! With Summer just around the corner though, let's look at the top 20 Reasons Why it�…

Short Stories - Steven Hobbs

Steven Hobbs
Steven Hobbs says “The mystery & allure of the written word. Read The Clays of Ur on my Short Stories page here: ”
The Clays of Ur The bright silvered prow is surging, foaming; parting the wine-dark sea. Cradled in the mother’s embrace of oiled wood and iron nail, these men pull on long-shafted…

The Trouble With Erotica

Ann Livi Andrews
Ann Livi Andrews says “Check out this article by @BK_Raine! I've been quoted!!!!!!! Proud moment for me :) ”
When it comes to erotica, I am a bad date. Don’t get me wrong; I love reading it, and I admit I read quite a lot of it. I enjoy immensely the foreplay, the tension, the mental mani…

Get to know Peter Miles

Peter Miles
Peter Miles says “Learn more about author Peter Miles!”
Peter Wallace Miles b. 22 September 1928, in Ovingdean, Sussex, England; migrated with his family to Southern Africa in 1946, where he graduated in Chemistry and Entomology at Rhod…

"We're Screwed!"

Robert Joe Stout
Robert Joe Stout says “"We're Screwed!"”
“Chíngala,I’m heading for Los Angeles, where my uncles are!” “And school?” “School’s worthless. We get our hopes up, puf! Jodidos!” “We don’t need the school! It’s our project—” “—…

Gray is beautiful

Meredith Bond
Meredith Bond says “Gray is beautiful”
My teenage daughter is teaching me to appreciate gray, as in heroes who are not all white and wonderful and villains who are not all black and cruel. In the middle we can have inte…

Steven Jackson Twitter / Instagram

Steven Jackson
Steven Jackson says “I have a new home page here - check me out!”
Steven Jackson Twitter / Instagram. View their profile on Twiends, the leading free directory of twitter & instagram users, celebrities, and twitter followers.

Dialogue: The Good and The Bad!

James J. Murray
James J. Murray says “AVOIDING MISTAKES IN WRITING DIALOGUE - < A Must Read For All Fiction Writers”
Last week’s blog was all about character development and using the 3P model to consider physical, psychological and philosophical qualities to flesh out characters. Getting to know…

The Makings of an Unprofessional Editor

Anne B Howard
Anne B Howard says “The Makings of an Unprofessional Editor: via Jeri Walker”
I may be parochial in my thinking, but I find it difficult to comprehend how the rigid application of a "rule" either furthers in all instances a reader's understand…