Socialbuzz: Directory of Smashwords Users on Twitter
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Steve first became interested in science fiction as a youngster after reading Poul Anderson and Robert A. Heinlein. Their work inspired him to write a future history based on projecting a worst case scenario of current economic problems into the future. As it stands his future history takes up a century from now in a world without nation-states controlled by mega-corporations and a sinister world government known as The Fusion. Add to that manipulative evil aliens bent on enslaving mankind and the story line makes for an exciting action adventure. He is working on a prequel featuring the adventures of some determined survivors who suspect the plagues that wiped out over 90% of the human race were engineered. Th ... read more
Your Head Goes Pop!
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Hallett German is a fiction and technical subject author on various aspects of IT. His works of fiction cross multiple genres including children, young adult,dysfunctional corporate mysteries/fantasies,and steampunk. It is expected that the best of unpublished works backlog will start coming to light very soon.
Follow me on Twitter at JessicaCMadden
Jessica Madden was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. She has been writing stories since the age of eight. At the age of nine she realise that she wanted to be a writer more than anything in the world. Romance is one of her favourite genres to write. In her late teens she started writing her stories up onto online communities. She was recommended by a friend to check out Wattpad, an online writing community for anyone to share, vote, read and upload stories.
When she isn't writing, Jessica enjoys video making or just hanging out with family and friends. One of her biggest inspirations is Josh Hutcherson, who stars as Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games.
Right Here Waiting For You
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Lisa Bergren is the author of over 35 books that have sold over two million copies, combined. She lives in Colorado with her husband and three children, but in her head, she's usually in some exotic foreign location living out some new adventure. To find out more, visit her site: www.LisaBergren.com
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AD Starrling was born on the small island nation of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean and came to the UK at the age of twenty to study medicine. After five years of hard graft earning her MD and another five years working all of God’s hours as a Paediatrician, she decided it was time for a change and returned to her first love, writing. Soul Meaning is her debut novel and the first in a supernatural thriller series entitled Seventeen. She currently lives in Warwickshire in the West Midlands, where she is busy writing the second novel in the series while drinking gallons of tea. She still practises medicine. AD Starrling is her pen name.
To find out more, please visit her at www.adstarrling.com
King's Crusade: Seventeen Book Two
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Nathan Joshua Burns was born in Cardiff, Wales, the second of three children. Having moved to Wales from England earlier in life, his family relocated back to England when Nathan was two years old. Nathan attended Highwood Primary School, a small state school of (at the time) only sixty children. He then studied at King Edward VI Grammar School in Chelmsford, moving on to Shenfield High School for sixth form. After sixth form Nathan studied Philosophy at Roehampton University.
Nathan published his first novel 'Moment of Kairos', a sci-fi/fantasy adventure novel, in February 2012. Moment of Kairos is the first of a series of books, with the second, Arcanus: The Hidden City, published August 2012.
Arcanus: The Hidden City (The Eldrak'kin Chronicles, Book 2)
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PR writer for one of the world's leading CAD/CAM software developers. Magazine columnist. Football journalist for local paper. Barefooter. And, of course, a Smashwords novelist.
Previous roles include radio newsreader, phone-in host, and presenter.
Lives in Leicestershire, UK, with wife Sue, children Chris and Charlotte, and a budgie called Smokey.
Follow me on Twitter at EddyValeWriter
Writes highly-charged and tightly-plotted erotic thrillers. Straight/lesbian. Odyssey of Desire was a big seller in paperback. Now going into e-books.
Holly's Initiation starts a series about a young woman who becomes a British agent in wartime neutral Portugal.
Is also writing lighter erotic fiction - such as the steamy short Porn Star.
Internet reviews here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/product-reviews/1903931835
"Orgies and wild sex...some fetish stuff involving bondage, a bit of spanking, masturbation and a final scene which takes things even further than I have ever read in a book."
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Vallory Vance is a color inside the lines, Human Resources professional living in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex by day. After her family consisting of a husband of almost twenty years, three kids and two dogs have filled her evenings with laughter, she sits down to her laptop to write tales of the first moments of falling in love when nothing else seems to matter.
As a fortieth birthday present to herself, she decided to share her stories of romances that range from sweet to spicy.
Follow me on Twitter at JamesHall2527
Writer extraordinaire and world renowned mathematician ... okay, so not really. I'm a new author, but I do have a story to tell. My main interest is in science fiction, though I plan on writing thriller and straight fiction books in the future. A native of Plymouth, Wisconsin, I love the state, the weather, the sports teams, and taking a day to write while swaying in a hammock or sitting on a porch overlooking a serene lake. Like me on Facebook, follow me on Twitter and check my website often for updates on my latest projects!
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Penelope Wilson writes erotic stories that have a focus on the taboo: Forbidden encounters between step relations, the fevered "No" that becomes a gasping "Yes!", and walks on the wild side with women that have a little something extra...
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Nancy Jill Thames
Author The Jillian Bradley Mystery Series
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Mystery novelist Nancy Jill Thames has published Christian fiction since 2010. The author of seven books in the Jillian Bradley series, she is an award winning blogger and listed numerous times on the Author Watch Bestseller’s List. In addition, she won first place in her church’s 4th of July celebration for her chocolate cream pie.
When she isn’t plotting her next book, she spends time with her six grandchildren in two states, tags along with her husband on business trips, and plays classical piano for her personal enjoyment. She is an active member of the Leander Writers’ Guild, ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers), CenTex Chapter of A ... read more
The Ruby of Siam
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Bovee and Thill
One of America's leading instructors in clear and effective communication, Courtland L. Bovee has 22 years of teaching experience at Grossmont College in San Diego, where he has received teaching honors and was accorded that institution's C. Allen Paul Distinguished Chair.
He has authored textbooks for Random House, Harcourt Brace, and Pearson Prentice Hall. He is a co-author of several leading college-level texts, including Business in Action, Business Communication Today, Excellence in Business Communication, and Business Communication Essentials.
In addition to being a respected writer, Professor Bovee is also a highly regarded management consultant, known worldwide for his seminars and in-company training ... read more
Teaching Business Communication: 101 Tips and Techniques
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The Russell's are retired healthcare professionals that are unique in that they are in a minority of American Society, those who have celebrated their golden anniversary.
During those 50 years Barbara was an RN who served at every level of Nursing from entry level RN to the Director of Nursing of a Southern California Medical Center. Along the way she completed her Bachelors and Masters of Business Administration Degrees. She left Hospital Nursing and formed her own consulting company and co-authored the first Industrial Health Nurse Program in the state of Georgia for the Carpet Industry. This program went on to be franchised not only in the Atlanta area but also on the East Coast.
She ended her career b ... read more
Healthcare's Next Tsunami, A Provider's Primer
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I mix my science and medical background with reality and possibilities to make even myths seem likely and give every romance the genetic strength to survive. Let's kick start this show!
Psycho Inside Me
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She is a wife and mother, who lives in a small rural town in Ontario Canada where she spends most of her free time writing.
She has always loved to read, but didn't realize she could write until a few years ago. She has told stories her whole life, but never thought to write them down.
She took a novel writing course at Winghill writing school, and since then has written four books. Two are finished, the others are being edited.
Her book Fated Dreams was named Semi-Finaliast in the 2011 Textnovel writing Contest.
Riley's Redemption, A Moon's Glow Novel, # 3
Follow me on Twitter at DWUlsterman
D.W. Ulsterman is among the most prolific conservative political bloggers in recent years via his website theulstermanreport.com. His work has been noted by some of the biggest names in the conservative media, and his blog is visited by hundreds of thousands each month. He is also honored to have a devoted following of nearly ten thousand fellow patriots on his Facebook page.
"UM" as his readers affectionately call him, insists he has among the best and brightest conservative readers in the world who, like him, have a deep love of America and its Constitutional freedoms, and thanks them for their continued support of his efforts to both educate and entertain.
"Ulsterman is one of the most important and inter ... read more
Mac Walker's Hunted
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Jon Paul Olivier
Jon Paul Olivier lives in south Louisiana with his wife and two children. He was blessed with opportunities to travel starting at a very young age. He has watched others struggling to fit in as well as been that person trying to fit in. Along the way, he has looked for the little details, the things in the background, that make stories real. In time, encouraged to write down the stories he told, he started writing tales inspired by his travels and by the people he met along the way. He is grateful that his family puts up with the hours he spends writing.
Connect with him online:
Billy and Pancho
Follow me on Twitter at danaeayusso
Dream as if you will live forever. Live as if you will die tomorrow.
Modesty is overrated.
I'm a visionary literary genius of fuckwittery, questionable taste, provocateur of pure intellectual masturbation for the generations, and artist of mentally visualized asskickery.
I write full length books in mere days. Some of it is questionable. Most of it will have you questioning my sanity. But all of it will make you laugh.
My fans are called the Corrupted because I've corrupted them for all other mediocre literary works out there....they jones for my literary crack and I'm more than willing to supply the 74+ regions in the WORLD that my fuckwittery and asskickery has infiltrated.
The Damned of Lost Creek: And Silence Fell (Book Two)
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Sadie S. Forsythe
Sadie Forsythe hails from the Southeastern United States, lives in Northwestern England, and is a fan of all things Japanese. She holds degrees in Anthropology/ Comparative Religion, International Criminology and Social Change. She loves local coffee shops, geek culture, everything bookish, and tea (steaming with milk and sweet iced). She is married with two daughters and an imaginary dog.
The Weeping Empress
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My name is Ella Sans and I’m a professional writer with a fetish for writing hot, explicit, erotic fiction. I believe that such fiction is a healthy outlet, not to mention a lot of fun. My material is aimed neither at men or women but to both, and occasionally contains man-on-man or woman-on-woman action. (When this happens, I clearly note it in the descriptions.)
Follow me on Twitter at VBrownWriter
Victoria Brown worked in the communications industry for over thirty years. Brown grew up in northwestern Pennsylvania and has a degree from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications. She lived on Boston’s south shore for many years. She has two grown daughters and is currently basking in the sun in Boca Raton, Florida where she lives with two miniature dachshunds and a cat named Puppy. Zemsta is her first novel.
Follow me on Twitter at affairexpert
Brandon Grittini is the Number 1 Affair Recovery Expert in Google.
He is the founder of Relationship Solutions, and Creator of AdviseCouples.com
He has written several books, including "Cheating Spouses Revealed" and "Dating Men".
Brandon loves supporting charity, and is proud to be friends with Chip St. Clair, founder of the St. Clair Butterfly Foundation, which supports abused children.
Dating Men: How To Find A Relationship That Measures Up To A Perfect 10
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Alejandro Castroguer (Málaga, 1971) es autor de "La Guerra de la Doble Muerte", que Almuzara ha publicado tras los éxitos cosechados con los zombis de Max Brooks, premiada recientemente como "mejor obra literaria" por el Festival del Cómic de Málaga. Ha publicado dos relatos en la antología "Para mí tu carne" (Veintitrés Escalones, 2011), y uno en “Tenebrae” (Saco de Huesos, 2010). En la primavera de 2012 aparecerá "El Manantial", editada por Dolmen.
Vintage '63: JFK y otros monstruos
Follow me on Twitter at @Zoey_Sweete
Zoey Sweete lives in Killeen Texas with her beautiful daighter and fiance. She also is a full time college studet, working to obtain her bachelor degree in psychology.
Tattooed on My Skin
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Karen Victoria Smith
Karen Victoria Smith grew up with an Irish grandmother who tried to teach her the old ways and watched horror movies with her in the dark. KV lives in New Jersey with her family who patiently allow her to believe that in a 24-hour world the monsters are real.
Follow me on Twitter at sithkitten
"Marie Brown has lived in many locations across the United States, but spends most of her time exploring the realms of imagination. Currently located in Colorado, her brief moments of free time are spent in front of her computer, frequently covered in cats."
Yeah, okay, that's all true. But I'm tired of hiding behind a bland, third-person pseudo-bio, utterly lacking in personality.
Hi! I'm Marie Brown, and I write a lot. I self-publish through Smashwords and Amazon because I got tired of getting "well-written, but not our thing" rejection letters. Because, you see, most of my fiction tends to include characters that are either bi or just plain homosexual, and despite increasing acceptance of human sexua ... read more
Behind the Mask
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Matteo Miller-Nicolato is a guitarist in San Diego who writes Progressive Rock music and teaches guitar. Currently he is collaborating with several other musicians from around the world to develop a compilation CD to be distributed worldwide. He is also recording, along with several other musicians from around the world, his third record (first one to be released) in 2012. Locally, he and singer Sam Brown are producing an EP, to be released in May of 2012. Matteo is also working to develop and release an Instructional DVD (also to be released in 2012 for digital sale). Additionally, Matteo is the promotion manager for a clinic/masterclass tour on the east coast (date TBA).
Matteo first picked up an electric gu ... read more
How to Write a Song
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Cassandra Court is a lifelong book lover who lives with too many cats. She writes supernatural, sci-fi, and fantasy erotic romance, with just a dash of kink.
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Newcomer Cassietta Jefferson writes Inspirational literature that offers a message of hope and love to her readers. Cassietta was born in Las Vegas, Nevada but currently calls San Antonio Texas home. She is married to United States Air Force Master Sergeant Ben Jefferson and together they have raised three children. She is the daughter of Jay and Rosetta Wesley and have seven brothers, two sisters, and a host of in-laws, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Cassietta has been writing for 12 years and finds inspiration in the word of God. Her novels are shaped by a combination of life experiences and a vivid imagination.
Currently, Cassietta is working on a series of short stories as well as her second novel schedule ... read more
Be Still & Know, A Novel
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Alexandria Ingham is a full-time freelance writer. She has been writing fiction for as long as she can remember but only recently gotten the courage to self-publish her work. She also writes non-fiction pieces and ghost-writes, which is something that she has been doing for the past two years.
Alexandria gained her BSc in Computer Science from Aston University, Birmingham, UK in 2009 and is now studying towards her Bachelor's in Law through the Open University.
Her interests include writing, reading, debating, and swimming. She lives in Scotland with her partner and they are expecting their first baby in June 2012.
How to Make Money on Fiverr
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J. Richard Singleton
Novelist, screenwriter, essayist and true-crime writer, J. Richard Singleton has been crafting stories since high school, whn an original screenplay that he wrote, "Thugs," became a semi-finalist in the American Accolades Screenplay Contest. At CSULA, he dual majored in political science and English, writing for both his university's newspaper and literary journal. He completed "Glyphics" right before he turned 21, then he finished it again in 2011. His literary influences include Kafka, Twain, Poe and Stephen King.
Follow me on Twitter at tracydevore
Tracy DeVore is a published author, freelance editor and former newspaper correspondent, and currently the Senior Editor for Belfire Press and Rookhaven Publishing. She founded the HWA’s Indiana chapter, Indiana Horror Writers (IHW) as well as the RWA chapter, Gothic Romance Writers, Inc. (‘GothRom’). She is a certified billiards referee and an avid pool player and is an award-winning cook with several five-star reviews for her homemade goodies from Madame DeVore's Kitchen.
Though she now resides in Danville, Illinois, Tracy grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana and remains a loyal Colts fan.
Follow me on Twitter at FiveFoldIreland
Harry was born and reared in Derry N.Ireland. Married to Maureen they now reside in the historical, royal county of Meath on Ireland's east coast. Harry coordinates a unique Christian ministry. More info on their website.
Get on board the Time-Lord's train now.
Visit Harry's Pinterest boards here: http://pinterest.com/fivefoldireland/
The Time-Lord's train
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Transplanted to Maine mid-westerner Larry Crane brings an Illinois sensibility to his writing. Larry graduated from West Point, served nearly seven years in the Army, as an Infantryman in the mud in Germany, commanding Basic Trainees at Fort Knox, and serving as an ARVN Ranger battalion advisor in Vietnam. He commuted to Wall Street for nearly 20 years. His writing includes articles for outdoor magazines, plays, short fiction, and his most recent thriller novel, A Bridge to Treachery. In his spare time, Crane is a hobbyist videographer for his local Public Access Television Station and is a volunteer at his local historical society. Larry and wife Jan have five children between them, ten grandchildren, and two ... read more
Follow me on Twitter at johnbrosens
John Brosens (1946) is schrijver van thrillers en jeugdboeken. Sinds 2002, toen hij uit het onderwijs stapte, is hij fulltime met schrijven bezig. Naast boeken en korte verhalen, bezondigt hij zich ook aan gedichten, essays, scenario’s, columns en kritieken. In zijn producties vind je de sporen uit zijn ‘vorige leven’ terug, maar ook maatschappijkritische uitingen die hij zo mild mogelijk formuleert. Een enkele keer treedt hij op als blueszanger. Hij is gehuwd, woont in Barendrecht en heeft drie volwassen kinderen die intussen zelf voor vijf kleinkinderen hebben gezorgd. John werkt nu aan Het genootschap van het Zachte Licht, een spannend jeugdboek.
Een Zwarte Hond In De Sneeuw
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I currently live in southern Louisiana with my wife and children, though I grew up in Michigan, graduating high school in Mason MI. I also spent time living in North Carolina, Florida, and California during my time in the United States Marine Corps. I have always dreamed of publishing my work, and seeing it on a bookshelf in a store, however with the huge shift to digital media I finally realized that the dream was in my own hands. I tell my children that they can live their dreams, and I believe in leading by example.
I enjoy writing across several different genres from poetry, to children's stories, to full epic fantasies. Creating new characters for my readers to connect with, new worlds for them to immerse ... read more
The Crowned (The Blood & Brotherhood Saga, Book 6)
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A D Koboah
A.D. Koboah was born in London and completed an English Literature degree in 2000. Her first novel, Dark Genesis, was inspired by the concept of dehumanisation and the impact it can have on the psyche. She is currently working on a screenplay and will begin the sequel to Dark Genesis shortly.
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Stephen Lean is a writer, website designer and Spanish food nut. He lives in Andalucia, southern Spain, which has allowed him to discover more about Spain, its people and the Spanish way of life. He has been fortunate enough to meet some lovely people and sample some pretty outstanding local food.
He is the creator and webmaster of Google's top-ranked tapas website: Proper-Spanish-Tapas.com If his book has tickled your tapas taste buds you can find out "Everything there is to know about Tapas, the small plate with the BIG flavour" by visiting this website.
Steve also formats ebooks "for authors who just want to write". To find out about stress-free publishing to ePub and Kindle, you can go to his website: htt ... read more
Proper Spanish Tapas - The Traditional Recipes
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Gary Van Haas is a novelist with 6 books published and a graduate of Journalism at UCLA whom has spent the last twenty years writing and also working as a freelance feature writer for the International Herald Tribune, Newsweek, Time Magazine, Insider, and Travel Magazine.