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Interacted with this group several times throughout the 3 day convention. So awesome!!

AnomalyCon 2015

This was my first year at AnomalyCon and I must say it was bloody spectacular! I was invited to participate in several author panels, which I’d never done before. Hanging with such supremely awesome literary talent was a little intimidating, but after a single couple numerous shots of whiskey, I was all good ;) I often […]

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Relocating a Teenager

Packing up and moving a family is never an easy decision to make, whether it’s across the country or just across the state. It’s something that shouldn’t be taken lightly. There’s more to it than dealing with boxes and bubble wrap. Pulling kids out of school and forcing them to start over can be a […]

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Famous Writers’ Insults

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
I often say that my favorite thing about my writing journey is how helpful everyone’s been. I’ve met some wonderful people, eager to support and encourage others. That’s not always been the case, though. Indeed, when authors get mean, the results can be spectacular, as the infographic below by Amy…

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Using Ultrasound to Combat Alzheimer’s

One of the greatest things about being a college professor is seeing the interest of the students translate into them coming to me with new research being done in a particular field. I try my best to keep up with the literature, but it can be difficult sometimes with a busy schedule. And when the […]

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Release Day Review: Out of the Shadows, A Dark Fantasy Flash Anthology

Originally posted on White's Wyrd World:
Out of the Shadows: A Dark Fantasy Flash Anthology by Regine Allison Claire My rating: 5 of 5 stars I loved how the stories all had their own take on a similar theme, with one in particular standing out in my mind– “An Act of Faith”. In such…

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Terrifying Childhood Experiences

What is something that happened to you as a child that scared the living heck out of you? I’m sure most of us have had several incidents that gave us a scare. Maybe some of them influenced us and stayed with us, even as adults. Here’s just one of mine  ;) My mom took my […]

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Wild West Street Team

Howdy folks!! I’m putting together an awesome Street Team to help me with promoting my books. All members have to do is share posts and promo pictures on their social media outlets. The more reach, the better! My Street Team will gain access to content before anyone else gets to see it (book covers, excerpts, […]

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The theoretical azotosome that will form when acrylonitriles are placed in a water environment (according to a computer)

Life on Titan?

Does life exist on other worlds? I don’t know about you, but the idea of life on other celestial bodies has always fascinated me. I mean, the universe is friggin massive and we can’t be the only things out here. In a quote from one of my favorite movies: “If it is just us, it’s […]

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Sensitive Topics

Originally posted on Legends of Windemere:
Yahoo Image Search This is a tough post to write because it edges near things that I prefer to discuss in private.  We all know the topics that can stir a massive fight.  Issues that draw out the emotions and typically block rational discussion once the trigger is pulled. …

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Why Do Celebrity Deaths Affect Us So Much?

Leonard Nimoy passed away this morning from complications arising from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The beloved actor was also proficient at photography and poetry, but it’s his role as the stoic Vulcan, Mr. Spock, that launched him into the hearts of everyone in the galaxy. As I drove home from the university I was […]

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Bionic Eye Gives Man Back His Sight

Technology is amazing! Actually, science technology is awesomesauce amazing, but I’m a little biased ;) Imagine losing your sight to a slow, debilitating degenerative disease. Now imagine being able to see your loved ones after decades of darkness. It might not be perfect, but to someone who can’t see anything, even the little sight from […]

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Who’s Your Favorite Game of Thrones Character?

Just received Game of Thrones season 4 in the mail yesterday and am nearly finished watching it this afternoon. This is n’t a show I can watch slowly. I hit the remote like some sort of lab rat in search of food or a shot of cocaine. But I can quit anytime. Really I can…*twitch* […]

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Bathroom Remodel :D

Just thought I’d share some pictures of my bathroom remodel. It’s so much brighter and airier than when I first bought the house. I still have to add some trimming tiles to separate the vinyl shower liner from the rest of the walls, but I’ll probably wait until spring break to finish that :D

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Guess what’s here?

Originally posted on White's Wyrd World:
Thanks to Angie Mroczka, I have a shiny new cover for the next Stains novella. :) What do you all think? The trilogy continues February 27, 2015 via Pagan Writers Press I’ve been working hard on the edits lately as well as editing a new manuscript I hope to submit…

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How do you write a book?

Originally posted on Florida Writers Conference Blog:
By CP Bialois Hello everyone! As authors, we get asked all sorts of questions ranging from, “Where do you get your ideas?” to the ever popular, “What do you really do?” Those are questions I’m ready for as well as a boatload of others, but then a friend…

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