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The Magic Formula to Becoming a Bestselling Author--There Isn't One!

Recently, I commented on a Facebook post, a link to a Buzzfeed story: 14 Books Every English Major Has Definitely, Totally Finished. Okay, first off, the title sounds like it was concocted by a teenager–“definitely, totally?” Talk about overkill! 653 more words

Living the Good Life - the Martina Cole interview

Martina Cole is a publishing phenomenon, having made a habit of smashing sales records with each of her 21 novels.

Her hard-hitting, uncompromising writing is in a genre all of its own, and as her publisher puts it, ‘no one writes like Martina’. 2,865 more words

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Badass Females: Fashion

Hi everyone!

Sorry for being AWOL the past months. While I haven’t been posting too much, I have been binge-watching Supernatural and binge-reading Jackie Collins. And some of the females in them are badass. 287 more words


October 4 in history

23 – Rebels captured and sacked the Chinese capital Chang’an during a peasant rebellion.

610 Heraclius arrived by ship from Africa at Constantinople, overthrew Byzantine Emperor Phocas and became Emperor. 755 more words


Champagne Supernovas by Maureen Callahan [Book Review]

You can’t judge a book by its cover. In this case, you can’t judge a book by its name. Champagne Supernovas by Maureen Callahan, a Brooklyn-based writer who has contributed to magazines such as Sassy, Vibe, Spin and Vanity Fair, will perhaps stick in my mind as the most unfortunately named book of 2014. 615 more words