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May 2013 Blog Posts (11)

[Mixtape] Marvito @IAmMarvito - May 17th Hosted by @DjCapCom



Added by DJ Smoke on May 31, 2013 at 12:50am — No Comments

[NEW VIDEO] @Tevin_Kushin - Thinking Bout You



Tevin Kushin - Thinking Bout You



Added by DJ Smoke on May 28, 2013 at 5:57pm — No Comments

Unite and Take a Stance

Peace be unto you reader. This week I would like to dedicate this article to 22 year old Julian Dawkins of Alexandria, Virgina; who was murdered by an off-duty Virgina sheriff deputy. As of yet, no charges has been filed in this case, where an off duty, so-called, officer of the peace shot and killed an unarmed man in the street. My heart and prayers go out to his family, and may they find peace and justice in this matter. …


Added by Dominick Quarles on May 23, 2013 at 2:23pm — No Comments

Advice on Exploring Erotica in Your Writing

MediaBistro's Morning Media Menu had a conversation with author Jamie Brenner about advice for writers looking to explore this newly crowded genre. 

An excerpt from Brenner: 

My first erotic novel came out two years ago. The landscape feels completely different. There is not just the…


Added by Diane on May 15, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Short Excerpt from "Like Litter in the Wind" By L. M. Ross

“Essentially, we dream because there are songs inside our souls, though we sometimes forget their melody. We dream because our hearts are whispering singers, inspiring us to chorus. We dream because without their light and color, life would be a dreary and prosaic mistake. Each day of our existence on Earth, whether carefully or carelessly, we compose the curious Opus of Our Selves. We draw and plan and etch our dreams, we compose the lyrics upon this parchment of the soul. And yet,…


Added by Lin Ross on May 14, 2013 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Free Preview of Books From BEA 2013

Publisher's Marketplace announced the trade edition of BUZZ BOOKS 2013 FALL/WINTER is available for download.

Start reading exclusive pre-publication excerpts right now from 40 top fall and winter titles, including many featured on…


Added by Diane on May 13, 2013 at 10:21pm — 1 Comment


The game board is Planet Earth. The year is 2005 and beyond. Intellectual rights has replaced civil rights. The Chinese Players are the new world order. The European players are in a Custer's last stand to survive as they fend off a…


Added by Enoch Mubarak on May 13, 2013 at 5:11pm — No Comments


Added by Enoch Mubarak on May 9, 2013 at 11:24am — No Comments


Added by Enoch Mubarak on May 6, 2013 at 11:48pm — No Comments

EBook Freebie Time - Young adult or teen / Sci-Fi & fantasy

By Andrea Heltsley

Published: April 25, 2013 

Words: 19,197 (approximate)…


Added by Diane on May 4, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments

EBook Freebie Time - TV Tie-in/ Sci-Fi & fantasy/Gaming

Defiance:The Essential Guide by Syfy, Trion Worlds

". . . an informative companion to the groundbreaking TV series and the incredible multiplayer game. 

Set in the near future, Defiance introduces an exotically…


Added by Diane on May 1, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments

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Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction (DWASF), in conjunction with and Black Author Showcase, will present a free workshop on how to develop stories in science fiction, fantasy, and horror.“Creators of Afrofuturism Workshop” will take place at the Long Branch Library at 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901 on October 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The event will feature authors …See More
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22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

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Did You Even Know His Name? Why Charles F. Harris Was A Big Deal

He was one of the tireless army of little known boosters of writers of color, a book publishing executive that opened many doors and the founder of Amistad Press, as well as the first C.E.O./ publisher at the now defunct Howard University Press and it's Black Publishing Institute. …See More
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