Monthly Archives: January 2014

Edith Wharton: Seven Facts Outside Fiction

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
By Viola van de Sandt Edith Wharton’s most famous novels – among them The House of Mirth (1905), Ethan Frome (1911), and The Age of Innocence (1920) – have earned her a steadfast place within…

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Sony gets on the stick…at last

Originally posted on WHAT THE HELL:
It only took three months, but the Sony Reader Store is now offering Yesterday Road. Purchase it ry-chere. Oh, and by the way, don’t forget that the price is going up to $3.99 on…

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Author Interview: Amber Skye Forbes

Welcome to an interview with Amber Skye Forbes, author of When Stars Die, a young adult paranormal romance novel recently published by AEC Stellar Publishing. Amber also has a blog at, where she writes about writing and publishing and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Lewis Carroll!

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
The man who wrote Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was born today in 1832. In honour of this, here’s another instalment in our new ‘Five Fascinating Facts’ series, this time all about Lewis Carroll. 1. There is…

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Top Ten Things Not to Do While Grocery Shopping

Here is the 30th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do by Marie Ann Bailey of 1WriteWay at and John W. Howell of Fiction Favorites at These lists are simu-published on our blogs each Monday. … Continue reading

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What the Hell: Where’s Kevin Brennan?

Many in my WordPress community know about a wonderful writer and blogger named Kevin Brennan.  His blog can (usually) be found at  Unfortunately, if you click on that link, you will get this (sorry about the lousy resolution): Kevin … Continue reading

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The Knitter and Mashed Potatoes

This short story was inspired by a post on Jill Weatherholt‘s blog:  If you haven’t visited Jill’s blog yet, you should do so.  Like me, Jill is a writer who has to juggle a full-time job with her passion … Continue reading

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Five Fascinating Facts about Virginia Woolf

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
By Viola van de Sandt More than seventy years after her death, Virginia Woolf continues to be a source of inspiration, analysis, interest, and admiration. Emphasis on a small number of famous events in her…

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Check out Ereader News Today today

Originally posted on WHAT THE HELL:
As promised, Yesterday Road will be listed on the free/bargain ebook site, Ereader News Today. You can click here to see the listing. Later it will be posted on their Facebook page. Please drop…

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Big Launch in 2014 My GRL Fiction Thriller by John W. Howell

Big Launch in 2014 My GRL Fiction Thriller By John W. Howell Now available on Amazon a new Fiction Thriller published by Martin Sisters Publishing “My GRL by John W. Howell is fast-paced thriller that shows how your life can … Continue reading

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