Thursday, 7 April 2016

Interview with Bokerah Brumley

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Interview with Bokerah Brumley”
aurorawatcherak.wordpress.com — Today’s interview is with Bokerah Brumley. Welcome to the blog. Tell us something about yourself. Thanks for having me, Lela. It’s great to be here digitally. I’m a blue-haired, home-schooling mom-…

Which “Not in My Town” Flash Fiction Story Gets Your Vote?

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Which “Not in My Town” Flash Fiction Story Gets Your Vote?: It’s that time again…time to choose your favorite ...”
www.indiesunlimited.com — It’s that time again…time to choose your favorite flash fiction story of the week! It’s all up to you now – only one can win Flash Fiction Readers' Choi

Enormous 'Cow-Killer' Alligator Shot Dead

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Unusual News... Enormous 'Cow-Killer' Alligator Shot Dead: The 15ft reptile was discovered on a hunting ranch,...”
news.sky.com — The reptile was discovered on a hunting ranch, where it was apparently living in a pond and feasting on cattle.

Pape Satàn Aleppe by Umberto Eco review – why the modern world is stupid

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Pape Satàn Aleppe by Umberto Eco review – why the modern world is stupid: This collection of magazine columns ...”
www.theguardian.com — This collection of magazine columns published in Italy after the author’s recent death covers a vast array of subjects, from Facebook to Berlusconi to gun control – are all subject to his illuminating but rather withering glare

Justice League: 10 Things We Want To See

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Justice League: 10 Things We Want To See: Here are the ten do-or-die items that DC must embrace, inject, or im...”
screenrant.com — Here are the ten do-or-die items that DC must embrace, inject, or improve upon in order to make Justice League the be-all, end-all comic book movie.

Author Interview: Jolie Mason

Aurora Springer
Aurora Springer says “Author Interview: Jolie Mason via @SmartGirlsScifi
smartgirlslovesfr.com —   This week we’re pleased to host author Jolie Mason. SGLSF: What books had an influence on you growing up? JOLIE: Jane Eyre, by Bronte believe it or not. Also, Andre Norton, Anne McCaff…

Canadian Kirk & Enterprise Stamps

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Canadian Kirk & Enterprise Stamps: Do you remember Line Rainville, the Canadian Trek fan who created an out-of...”
www.startrek.com — News - Check out the upcoming Canadian Star Trek stamps featuring Kirk and the USS Enterprise in a new video featuring Trek super-fan Line Rainville. 

Authors Donate Hundreds of Books to Girl After Fire

Pete Planisek
Pete Planisek says “Authors Donate Hundreds of Books to Girl After Fire - Yahoo”
gma.yahoo.com — Three tweets from a children’s books author have changed the life of an 8-year-old Michigan girl.The author, Bob Shea, met Heidi VanSumeren, a second grader at Parma Elementary School, when he visited the Michigan school for a presentation last month.Just days before the presentation, Heidi had lost most of her belongings -- including her treasured books and beloved desk -- during a fire at her family’s home.Shea learned of the tragedy from a teacher at Heidi’s school and selected the girl to he…

5 On: Che Gilson | Jane Friedman

Sandy Appleyard
Sandy Appleyard says “5 On: Che Gilson: Author Che Gilson discusses what she as an unagented author learned to look for in publishin...”
janefriedman.com — Che Gilson discusses what she looks for in publishing contracts, designing your own cover art, the necessity of continually creating new material, and more.

God Of War by Ian Thompson

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Dark horror & a nightmarish monster you'll never forget...”
Horror of the Past. Terror of Today.Roman greed and ambition created something almost two millennia ago. That creation... by Ian Thompson

Author Spotlight: Ashley Uzzell

Jessica Wren Fiction
Jessica Wren Fiction says “Author Spotlight: Ashley Uzzell”
Please allow me to take a moment to introduce a Ashley Uzzell, a multi-talented author who has written in practically every genre. She has recently published a children’s boo…

Author Spotlight-Mistral Dawn

Jessica Wren Fiction
Jessica Wren Fiction says “Author Spotlight-Mistral Dawn”
Please allow me to introduce the marvelous mistress of paranormal romance, Mistral Dawn Mistral Dawn is a thirty-something gal who has lived on both coasts of the US, but somehow n…