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John Ward

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I paint. I write. I enjoy meeting new people on Google+, participating in their conversations and learning what makes them special. Here are the topics about which I post most frequently: Writing, Dig

Occupation: Artist/Illustrator (JLWard Illustration)

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John Ward has been at 6 events

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DL Keur447authors sharing scene snips and free peeks at their work to the general publicJohn Ward's Saturday Scenes begins2014-05-03 09:30:0022 
David Wright913The EVENT IS NOW LIVE ON YOUTUBE.You can watch or comment here:http://youtu.be/hB8sVMPPv9kSean Platt and David Wright are doing a Hangout with readers to discuss Yesterday's Gone: Season Four on the night of its debut, Monday July 8, 2013. We'll also talk about the upcoming Z 2135, and anything else you want to talk about. COME BACK HERE ON MONDAY NIGHT 7PM EST FOR A LINK to the hangout. If you want to be part of the hangout, make sure you have a webcam, mic, and headphones. And of course, a Google Plus account.Hangouts are limited to a certain number of people (not sure how many) so it will be a first come first joined sort of basis. Anyone not in the hangout (or who can't join because they don't have a cam or mic or headphones) can still chat with us via the YouTube comments, which we will be monitoring.The hangout will be broadcast on YouTube and will be available to watch later (unless it really sucks or someone gets naked, in which case it won't be).Yesterday's Gone: Season Four Launch Party Hangout with the Authors2013-07-09 01:00:0011 
ePublish Unum - Education for Authors161,122Welcome to the Books & Beer Hangout! This is a weekly video chat on topic related to something in or around the world of digital publishing… and we drink beer!This week +John Ward will join us to discuss some of the best new Google+ communities out there for authors. Google+ Communities are a way for people of similar interests to connect and collaborate within Google+. John is the founder of the Writer's Discussion Group, the largest writing focused Google+ Community to date, while Evo and Jeff are moderators for the Digital Publishing community.In 15 minutes, we'll discuss the best writing related communities out there, how to effectively get involved in engage with the people using them, and how to use them as a resource for education and network building.After that we open up the chat to everyone in what we call the "Hangover" at :15 after the hour to get your questions aswered live! Join us then to ask your questions directly, and by all means bring your own beer!To join you just need a webcam, a microphone, and speakers (or a headset). Follow us on Google+ at https://plus.google.com/u/0/105236277208554710444/posts and go to our page during this time to watch or join in!Books & Beer is co-produced and co-hosted by +Evo Terra and +Jeff Moriarty, publishing pioneers and craft beer enthusiasts. We Hangout every Thursday, at 6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET as a Google Hangout On Air.You can see past episodes and upcoming topics on our site at http://epublishunum.com/books-and-beer but it's always more fun live.Join us!Books and Beer: Google+ Communities for Authors2013-02-08 03:00:0016 
Fringe +6,703Fringe returns for its 5th and Final Season! If you plan to watch Episode 1: Transilience Thought Unifier Model-11 with the rest of us Fringies the night it airs, make sure to mark yourself "yes" as going and share this G+ event with a friend. Watch Season 4's Episode 19 "Letters of Transit" here: http://www.fox.com/fringe/full-episodes/14534589/letters-of-transitOn the Season Premiere Episode of #FRINGE ...The fifth and final season picks up from the ominous events of last season’s “Letters of Transit” episode, in which the year is 2036 and the overpowering Observers rule. The Fringe team – preserved in amber for 20 years - is now a rebel resistance team fighting for freedom. Peter, reunited with his now adult daughter, Etta, sets out to find out what happened to his wife and Etta’s mom – Olivia – as they start their mission to save the world from the Observers.Fringe [Season 5 Premiere] - Transilience Thought Unifier Model-112012-09-29 03:00:001099 
Geek & Sundry1,692,326The Story Board Hangout!2012-09-05 05:00:0056 
ePublish Unum - Education for Authors161,122On the next Books & Beer Hangout, @109952403888787261893 and @114714204358609742953  Nathan Lowell and Debora Geary defend their love of unconventional novel creation. Both have received criticism for writing books “where nothing happens”. That’s a rather unfair characterization, but you need to hear what they have to say on the topic.Watch the live show and then join in for the interactive Books & Beer Hangover at 6:30. Our guests -- and the two of us -- are happy to take your specific questions.The Books & Beer Hangout is co-produced and co-hosted by @109993735355691141353 & @108055773101814734204, publishing pioneers and craft beer enthusiasts. We Hangout every Thursday, at 6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET as a Google Hangout On Air. Join us!Books and Beer: Rules for Writers, and When You Can Break Them2012-08-31 03:00:0063 

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Dylan Cuffy15,774#WhatLiesAground Time for another edition of Fab 2, where everyone's a winner and the +1's don't matter. Can't believe the last update was only five days ago!So many new ones, so little time; should've made a list so I didn't lose track. So as always, a special shout-out to those from my watchlist (which I cleared today):• +Moan Lisa (out of Iowa)• +Brian Gill (tip of the hat to ya!)• +Ashley Stuart (circle curator, just like Lisa)• +Tim Lyden (out of Oregon; greetings from Waterbury, CT!)• +OPhelia Marie (Dominica's Lady of Song)• +James Gunn (from +Guardians of the Galaxy)• +Ryan Schultz (the inspiration for my Top 10 Relevant group, along with +Aaron Crocco)• +Shawn Manaher (book marketing coach)• +Debbie Ohi (another children's author)• +Anthrocon (furries know their name)• +VLC (the open-source player)And saying hello to my newest finds (both furries as well): +Marshall Fox (fursuit fan) and +Jacob Bridenbecker (dragon as fursona). Along with:• +2014-10-17 17:50:44300002
Becky Collins17,256Entrepreneurs & Freelancers Circle :Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !Keep yourself updated, enjoy the Shared Circles Hellenic Alliance, you can share your shared circles inside the upcoming Community:https://plus.google.com/communities/112552559573595396104  #socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins ?2014-10-07 05:03:53447001
Greg Smith7,716Power Marketers CircleMy 1st circle share!2014-08-07 20:46:15500013
Peter Edenist31,0152014 Super Sci-FI Circle : No, the Sky is not Falling!!! Also the Gravity is not sucking you in... please +1 this post to support it or you may have to take a trip in Snowpiercer, no need to thank me. Please reshare if you think this is a worthwhile circle. If you have been notified, you are in the circle!All the people in this circle are linked to our community (see link further down). As usual, please tag and recommend anyone who you think should be in this circle. Live long and prosper!Sci-FI Community here: http://goo.gl/s1NVd  Science Fiction Pics: http://goo.gl/sOSPK5Mighty Shiny Browncoats : http://goo.gl/9osg1tDoctor Who : http://goo.gl/z3uWX3Ultimate Star Wars : http://goo.gl/Wu8bv6Ultimate Star Trek : http://goo.gl/JJPql9Science on G+ community here: http://goo.gl/46uFH #sciencefiction #sf #scifi  2014-07-24 12:58:0746211960145
Eli Just1,549Are you an avid reader or want to connect with avid readers? Share and add this awesome circle of BOOK LOVERS who read and support authors. Lots of great connections in here that I enjoy hearing from daily.To be added to this circle--please add it, +1 it, comment on and share it!  #reader #readers #readersrocks #readingisfun #readinglist #authors #authorsupport #avidreaders #readinglist #circle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #sharedcircles #sharedcircleoftheday #isupportauthors  2014-06-27 14:09:34390200
Charles Barouch5,184G|+|ost Town #1 Circle of Awesome!http://www.hdwpbooks.com/books/g+ost-town/2014-05-03 06:56:1143417
Ryan Johnson3,346My new some cool, fun & interesting people CirclePlease reshare it#circles           #circlescirclescircles           #circleshare         #circleshare2014-04-25 06:14:362357820
Shashi S6,305SOME GREAT PHILOSOPHER'S AT GOOGLE PLUS____________________________________________________This is some of the most interesting Philosopher's I found at Google Plus, selected over the years, following them will be one of the best thing you will do to make your timeline, interesting, informative and worthwhile. Join in and enjoy...If you are interested to join in, please leave a comment, and share Those of you who are notified are already in the circle...With this team, you will be able to find fresh content and original thoughts as well as increase your own visibility in the Google Plus. And the first step towards engaging is to join and share this circle... That way you will have some connect with the group here.To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - include me in your circles2 - share the circle 3 - add +1 to the post4 - Start something new and share within the world of google plusThe more you add and share, the more visibility you will have and more and more people will share your own circles and content...PLEASE DON'T FORGET TO INCLUDE YOUR SELF BEFORE YOU HIT THE SHARE BUTTON.__Shashiॐ नमः शिवायOm Namah Shivaya#circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #sharedcircles #Friday #sharingcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday   #share   #shared   #followers   #addcircles #publicsharedcircles   #share   #addpeople   #addcircle #addfriends   #circle   #empireavenue   #socialmedia     #influencers   #influencer   #influence   2014-04-21 08:26:26310114
Adam Black6,745The Doc Whobies/Fandom CircleBy popular Demand, my Circle Sharing Continues...This was Originally a #DoctorWho Fans Circle  with added Added #Browncoats and #ScienceFiction #Fandom  ( started out from Peter Edenist, but I  weeded it & doubled it )If you are tagged,  you are in it.This was my First Great GooglePlus Circle, and its filled with Interesting People that will give an all-over shot of awesome to your stream.Weblink for Mobile Users:https://plus.google.com/u/0/108177944448520252638/posts/bmyr4RtwQVfRecent SciFi Posts:Red Dwarf Is back :https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AdamBlack/posts/MhaycJuj3aHNew Mind-Blowing Ambient Film score to Metropolis( free Download. Trust me, You want this  )https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AdamBlack/posts/MsMJkKkyYJ4Other Upcoming Coming Circle Shares include:Cognitive/PhilosophyOfMind ( started from Peter Wells and Iv added lot of new relevant people )The Geekerati:You can recommend People to this one.  Authors, Scientists, Actors... They are famous or talented...PoliticalReform( started out with the AntiSopa movement and turned Hard Left at Romney, and more  center after #Justice4Aaron Aaron Swartz death  and Snowden.  If you are progressive you may love it, if Libertarian its probably  a mix Love/hate  )If you want to be added to those circles,  before I share them, let me know#GeekCulture   #CircleShare #DrWho   #scififans   #DoctorWhoCircle  2014-04-14 13:16:4124619016
Shashi S5,256CIRCLE OF WRITERS WHO ARE ENGAGING___________________________________________Circle of very Engaged Writers... which have been selected by me over a period of last few years... To be included in my shares of the writes #2 edition, please:1 - Do +1 the post2 - Comment the post3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)*5 - Write something ... bring out the writer hidden within... Improve your engagement, be socially cool !To keep yourself updated, add me in your circles... __Shashiॐ नमः शिवायOm Namah Shivaya#socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday2014-03-29 16:12:064466312
Shashi S5,199GREAT WRITERS AT GOOGLE PLUS CIRCLES_____________________________________________Very interesting and engages writers at Google Plus. Add them to enliven your G+ network!  Please Share!To be added to the Circle you have to A) Be an aspiring or published writer, B) do these simple steps:1 - include me in your circles2 - Click add people and create your circle3 - share the circle (include yourself)4 - add +1 to the post__Shashiॐ नमः शिवायOm Namah Shivaya#circleoftheday    #circleshare     #circlesharing     #circlesharingforthepeopleplc     #sharedcircles     #sharedpubliccircles       #sharedcircleoftheday     #sharedcircleday     #publiccirclesproject   #publiccircles     #publicsharedcircles       #sharedpublicircles       #circle   #circles     #circlemeup       #awesomepeople     #awesomecircle   #circleme     #sharedpoint     #sharewithyou     #ShareYourCircle   #womenscircles  2014-03-22 05:28:27447003
Cristian Teodoridis5,216Friday Photography Circle. Enjoy! :)2014-03-21 19:50:594123115
Katherine Anne27,461*A small circle of Author's who #engage This is a streamlined circle of #writers #authors  Those who take the time to engage with fellow scribes*(at my discretion) You can join this circle.If you want into this circle you must :-be an Author or Writer in some way, shape or form.-be willing to engage with fellow authors, their writing and posts - not simply be looking to push your novel, blog or WIP.-add this circle-share this circle publicly-leave a comment that you want to be added for the next share.You can find my writing blog herehttp://sci-fi-novel-otura.blogspot.com.au/for other circles created by me go to #katherinevucicevicsharedcircle #ladybeetlecircles or visit the author communityhttps://plus.google.com/communities/106931647874231576043and circle sharing communityhttps://plus.google.com/communities/1160519602461795544352014-03-04 00:03:092491354065
Dan Thompson2,147Here is my circle of writers.  My suggestion to you new G+ folks is to add the entire circle as its own circle, i.e. "Dan's Writing Circle".  Over time, move your favorites over into your own growing array of circles.In particular, though, I'd say pay attention to John Ward, Evo Terra, Nathan Lowell, Brook Johnson, and Jefferson Smith.2014-02-22 19:51:53249212
David Leonhardt10,773FRIDAY'S CIRCLE OF TOP G+ ENGAGERSIt's Friday!  And that means that once again I share my top engagers of the week, along with a few choice shares of the past seven daysThis circle is chock full of the very type of people you most want in your own circles - high engagers.  These are active people who comment and re-share.  I share them with you so that...1. You can click  "Add people" in the white box and save the circle to your circles to increase your own engagement on G+.2. You can share this circle to let other people know about these awesome engagers.  Pay it forward.3. These wonderful people know how much I appreciate my interactions with them over the past week.In case you missed them, here are my pick of the best things I shared this week:Secret way to beat writer's blockhttps://plus.google.com/u/0/112928640804164819202/posts/L97mSjxbhF9A beautiful voicehttps://plus.google.com/u/0/112928640804164819202/posts/PRtbneXAFdsCookie humorhttps://plus.google.com/u/0/112928640804164819202/posts/T5UnX5UiSQHWhat have you been learning?https://plus.google.com/u/0/112928640804164819202/posts/DjCjvs6r8is #engagement #engagers #circles #follow  2014-02-14 21:42:30527515
Arjen Bootsma158People that are active and provide interesting content... please share#Circle  #Circles  #Public  #PublicCircle  #CircleShare #CircleSharing  #SharePublicCircle  #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles  #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday  #fullcircleshare  #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness  #awesomepeople  #sharedcircles  #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles  #engagerglobe  #circleshare  #circlesharing  #sharedcircles  #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  #circlesunday #share  #shared  #followers  #addcircles  #publicsharedcircles #share  #addpeople  #addcircle  #addfriends  #circle  #googleplustip2014-02-13 17:54:24433131116
Jack Longchamps13,931The HardCoreGlobe, Edited Director's Cut - a public shared circle !  This circle is re-edited irregularly, roughly once a week.     Everybody can take part - witty people with great content        get preferred just a wee bit. Please  1. Make sure my profile is in your circles  2. Reshare this post PUBLIC and/or to Extended Circles  3. Add the circle to your circles (if possible) and reshare, adding            yourself  4. Comment on this original post (to make sure you get                        included rather than pass unnoticed, I'll plus your comment)  5. Climb the Aconcagua, Mont Blanc or Everest (hint : Aconcagua        is easiest) and generally have fun ! You can postpone the                  mountaneering part for a few years, - I won't mind.Thanks !        This is a circle of people I added this last month, and of Hard Core users who are part of the G+ inventory like myself.When you add this circle to your circles, many of it's members will add you back . When you re-share this circle, the person who created this circle will add you to this updated circle next time this circle gets updated - there may be an error, in that case drop us a private line !This circle contains a nice group of creative people who shared and commented on my posts, who share awesome original content, and people that make the Google Plus community more colorful, funny and human. People without prejudice, and some with prejudice - who cares.Many new people and many very reliable ones I have been interacting with over more than half a year. People from all walks of life, from all over the globe - geeks, writers, humorous people, a few pages with supportive and interesting streams. ]Please reshare to grow and support it, and to grow and support your own circles and content !#Circle  #Circles  #Public  #PublicCircle  #CircleShare #CircleSharing  #SharePublicCircle  #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles  #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday  #fullcircleshare  #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness  #awesomepeople  #sharedcircles  #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles  #engagerglobe 2014-02-13 16:48:144347419
Jack Longchamps13,931The HardCoreGlobe, Edited Director's Cut - a public shared circle !  This circle is re-edited irregularly, roughly once a week.     Everybody can take part - witty people with great content        get preferred just a wee bit. Please  1. Make sure my profile is in your circles  2. Reshare this post PUBLIC and/or to Extended Circles  3. Add the circle to your circles (if possible) and reshare, adding            yourself  4. Comment on this original post (to make sure you get                        included rather than pass unnoticed, I'll plus your comment)  5. Climb the Aconcagua, Mont Blanc or Everest (hint : Aconcagua        is easiest) and generally have fun ! You can postpone the                  mountaneering part for a few years, - I won't mind.Thanks !        This is a circle of people I added this last month, and of Hard Core users who are part of the G+ inventory like myself.When you add this circle to your circles, many of it's members will add you back . When you re-share this circle, the person who created this circle will add you to this updated circle next time this circle gets updated - there may be an error, in that case drop us a private line !This circle contains a nice group of creative people who shared and commented on my posts, who share awesome original content, and people that make the Google Plus community more colorful, funny and human. People without prejudice, and some with prejudice - who cares.Many new people and many very reliable ones I have been interacting with over more than half a year. People from all walks of life, from all over the globe - geeks, writers, humorous people, a few pages with supportive and interesting streams. ]Please reshare to grow and support it, and to grow and support your own circles and content !#Circle  #Circles  #Public  #PublicCircle  #CircleShare #CircleSharing  #SharePublicCircle  #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles  #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday  #fullcircleshare  #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness  #awesomepeople  #sharedcircles  #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles  #engagerglo2014-02-13 16:07:0843431011
Jack Longchamps13,683The HardCoreGlobe - a public shared circle Please  1. Make sure my profile is in your circles  2. Reshare this post PUBLIC and/or to Extended Circles  3. Add the circle to your circles (if possible) and reshare, adding            yourself  4. Comment on this original post (to make sure you get                        included rather than pass unnoticed, I'll plus your comment)  5. Climb the Aconcagua, Mont Blanc or Everest (hint : Aconcagua        is easiest) and generally have fun ! You can postpone the                  mountaneering part for a few years, - I won't mind.Thanks !        This is a circle of people I added this last month, and of Hard Core users who are part of the G+ inventory like myself.When you add this circle to your circles, many of it's members will add you back . When you re-share this circle, the person that created this circle will add you to this updated circle next time this circle gets updated.This circle contains a nice group of creative people who shared and commented on my posts, who share awesome original content, and people that make the Google Plus community more colorful, funny and human. People without prejudice, and some with prejudice - who cares.Many new people and many very reliable ones I have been interacting with over more than half a year. People from all walks of life, from all over the globe - geeks, writers, humorous people, a few pages with supportive and interesting streams. ]Please reshare to grow and support it, and to grow and support your own circles and content !#Circle #Circles #Public #PublicCircle #CircleShare #CircleSharing #SharePublicCircle #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness #awesomepeople #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles #engagerglobe  #circleshare #circlesharing 2014-02-06 17:14:2741931318
Сергей Данишевский16,641Мой любимый кружок на Google+Рекомендую всем! #круги   #круг   #circleshare   #circles   #circlesharing  2014-01-26 15:08:353308720
Mikhail Petrovsky76,440Good morning / evening to all.This is a Social Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Это социальный круг общения интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2014-01-17 02:49:07494531988
Artur Mashnich44,824Circle of the Most Active Users of Google+A Very Social CircleКруг наиболее активных пользователей Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.If you shared this circle yesterday, you are in it today. If you share today, you'll be in tomorrow.#Forfriends  2014-01-17 02:01:13468522384
Hung cuavan607Get in More CirclesWhen You reshare with a circle, you should also explain the benefits of participating in shared circles. Explain the BenefitsExplain that when they add the circle many people in the circle will add them back. Also,Explain that if they re-share your post that the circle creator may add them to their future shared circles. If you do these two simple things you will increase your re-share rate. You’ll get in more circles and you’ll improve your own statistics.2014-01-15 09:38:5450020837
Mikhail Petrovsky62,004Good morning / evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг / This social circle #EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2014-01-15 08:27:365006234110
Artur M.32,760A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.2013-12-30 08:49:25500552880
Mikhail Petrovsky73,830This is a Social Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Это социальный круг общения интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2013-12-30 08:46:10491562493
Andrew Wisniewski37,529Good morning/evening to all.You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle  #ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother 2013-12-23 04:21:38497522982
Artur Mashnich41,333A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.If you shared this circle yesterday, you are in it today. If you share today, you'll be in tomorrow.2013-12-23 03:18:18469512777
Sam Sager3,743Science-Fiction and Fantasy Writers CircleIt's been a very long time since I've shared this circle. It is long over due. This is a great group of writers to follow. They range from the very well known to the aspiring, but all are worth following. I learn something new and am very entertained by these people everyday.If you or someone you know is a science-fiction or fantasy writer and would like to be a part of this circle please let me know.2013-12-22 01:05:22308413
Mikhail Petrovsky58,928Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Круг интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2013-12-19 12:54:18499552579
Artur M.31,014A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.2013-12-14 05:10:20500534086
Vladimir Samsonov23,304Good morning/evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle#ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother2013-12-06 16:35:11468684186
CK Wylde1,228A Circle Share Of Crazy People - Also Known As WritersI've not really shared circles before but every time +Brian Buckley does it I end up with fantastic new people in my feed.  So I thought I would share my writer's circle with you all. In it you will find  a bunch of G+ Writers and people who have to do with writers (publishers for instance).  WarningI tried this a little earlier and had a couple of people say they couldn't see the people in the circle. If you can't please let me know, I'm trying to figure out why that might be happening. Also, if you happen to know why that happens I am all ears.If you want to be included in this circle, also plese let me know.  #writers   #circleshare   #circles  2013-11-18 20:32:284401519
Mikhail Petrovsky68,747Circle of interesting people with an active lifestyle in Google+Круг интересных людей с активной жизненной позицией в Google+#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2013-11-17 07:24:474917739101
Ilaria Zanchetta1,388HAPPY #SATURDAY   my dear #googleplusfriends ! It's time to #share my new amazing #circle ! Share, add, include yourself and #enjoy !!!!!! ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥This is my #sharedcircle  of #activepeople , #friends  and #topengagers : all in a group of interesting people who share unique and original content. ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥What are you waiting to add them to your circles? :) To be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to: 1) Do +1 t the post 2) Comment the post and specify your "category" (ex: fashion, photography, seo, social media marketing) 3) Include the circle among your circles 4) Share the circle (include yourself) 5) Smile to life, sun in sunshine. :))))))♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥Special thanks my dear #friends   and #followers : +Silvio De Rossi +Raffaele Romeo Arena  +Tancredi Matranga +Valentina Biffi +Riccardo Mantica +Paolo Cola +Luca Talotta    +Martina Pelucchi    +Paolo Sperati +Viktor Mulin +Alessandro Folghera2013-11-16 11:52:10439461643
Vladimir Samsonov20,920Circle of people with active life position in Google+       Круг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+  #ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother2013-11-16 08:30:35435532976
Brittany Constable3,838You know, I haven't seen any NaNoWriMo shared circles going around yet.  Perhaps communities have made them a little redundant, but this is still one of my favorite things about the Plus, so I'm sharing away.The people in this circle have all either mentioned NaNoWriMo in posts or comments, or are in the NaNoWriMo 2013 community.  Please let me know if you:- are not in this circle and should be (this is the one time of year I'll circle anyone and everyone as long as they're doing NaNo)- are in the circle and shouldn't be- are doing NaNo, but would not like to be included in shared circlesA note about adding large circlesIn the past, I've added WriMos to both the NaNo circle and the general writers circle.  This has proven a mistake, since a lot of people who pipe up enthusiastically during November later disappear off G+, or just don't prove a good fit for my stream, and it leaves me spending a lot of time doing circle maintenance.So what I'm doing this year, and what I'd recommend others do as well, is add new people only to this circle (if they're not already in other circles) and keep the volume turned all the way down.  Then you can go to the separate stream and check people out, adding only the people you want to keep around to other circles. In a couple of months you can empty out the NaNo circle and clear out all the people who didn't make the cut.2013-10-23 17:06:17401404
Katherine Anne13,796A Circle of Creative Author'sThis Circle contains a wide variety of personalities and genre's from the literary world, for your adding and reading pleasure!To be includedplus this postshare this post publiclyadd this circlecomment you would like to be included for the next shareFor more circles created by me, click the hashtag #KatherineVucicevicSharedCircle To meet other author's and participate in a wonderful community,join in athttps://plus.google.com/communities/106931647874231576043?hl=en&partnerid=gplp0 #circleshare #circlesharing #circleshared #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedpublicircles #author #authors #authorshelpingauthors #authorsrule #amwriting #amwritingfiction #amwritingfantasy  2013-09-03 07:03:58455954080
Peter Edenist23,865The Super SciFi Circle - Weekend Special!!!!!!!!!!!!!                                                 Resharing the main Science Fiction circle. I am notifying select people who are in the circle separately.  This is the TOP SF Circle - for people who want in, please comment in the specific circle in the links enclosed. All my circles which are reshared are listed here. These are public circles and form part of the Public Circles Database:) Please Reshare to share the love and to support SF!!!!!! =========================Our linked communities:Sci-FI Community here: http://goo.gl/s1NVd  Science on G+ community here: http://goo.gl/46uFH=========================I have taken the liberty of adding some people interested in Science fiction. If you want to leave, please let me know with a comment. If I have missed anyone, my apologies, please comment and let me know.=========================Hastag zoo:#scifi  #scififans   #scifichat   #scifiwatcher   #scififriday   #sciencefiction  #sciencefictiontelevision   #sciencefictionandfantasy   #sciencefictionmovies  #hardscifi   #fantasy   #worthsharing   #robotics   #drwho   #whovians  #publiccircles   #publiccirclesproject   #publicsharedcircles   #public  #circlesharing   #circle   #circles   #circleshare   #circleoftheday   #topcircles  #reshare   #reshared   2013-08-14 16:20:334968210287
Raffaele Romeo Arena726Have a nice #sunday  in my #circle   #sharedcircles  #socialmediaIncrease your #popularity and your #friends in the #summer2013    #sundaysharedcircle  #topsharedcircle   #circleoftheday   #sharedcircle#trustinme  #circlesharing   #circleshare        #circles        #circleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles    #sharedcircles    #share  #vipsnowballcircle#sharedcircleoftheday        #sharewithyou        #circlefriday   #circlethursday  #followme    #followers #followback #circle #googleplus    #coolpeople  #circleshare #sharedcircles    #sharedcircle  #sharedcircles       #sharedpubliccircles   #circleshare    #circlesharing     #fullcircleshare#circlesunday    #s2013-08-11 14:15:55411333
Comic Book Page0A circle of artists who have participated in the CBC Artists' Alley Tippy the Turtle art jam! Add them to your circles and fill your stream up with awesome art!Join CBC Artists' Alley>> https://plus.google.com/communities/117897611016027670779#SharedCircle #Comics2013-07-19 14:29:1012001
Matilde Mar342Awesome plussers I just added from #SharedCircles . No blue heads, no spammers, just great people that will add a lot of fun and interesting content to your stream :)2013-07-19 14:02:382601109
New Online Dramas4,1972013-07-18 08:17:4049814618
Jake Kern24,894The Silver DonutBeen wanting to do a circle share for a while, but I just haven't wanted to put in the work to get a group of 100 for another #GoldenDonut. Instead, I grabbed the top 500 from my Google relevancy algorithm. Then I removed a couple people who don't like being in circle shares & some pages so I could stretch the 500 a bit. (For instance, both +Melissa Bagley & +Melissa Ann Bagley Photography would be in the circle--in the top 25, actually--but I just included Melissa's personal profile even though you should circle both.)Many amazing people in here. Thank you for making this corner of the Internet worthwhile.Peace. #SilverDonut  2013-07-13 22:19:3849915023134
Katherine V8,090A Brand New Hand Picked Circle or Authors!This circle is very special to me, containing some wonderful writers and top engagers. If You are an author looking to connect, this is the circle for you. If you are new to writing and want to pick the brains of some exciting literary types, add and engage now!If you're in...Re-share and connect :):)Authors I regularly engage with in this circle include:+A Long+Glendon Perkins+Myron Dansby+Adrianna Joleigh+Scott Buehler+Daniel Mihai Popescu+Dirk Reul+Author's Thought+Robert O'Connor+Roland Taylor+Richi Jennings+Kimberly Chapman+Wendy Jones+Ann Smyth+Simon Parker+C. J. Brightley+andi rivarola+Jasveena Prabha2013-07-12 04:17:03458271528
Daniel Mihai Popescu5,437Engagers 4Recently created, it's a heavy circle :)Add it and share it!I think that in time it'll thin itself, I like to keep my circles in control and usually less than 400, to be easier to add :).If notified, you're in. I'm sorry to disturb you with such a trivial thing!2013-06-25 15:42:08470291828
Daniel Mihai Popescu5,250Fresh Engagers 4! It's Sunday and I made another circle combination :). This one is pretty heavy, so if you like a heavy stream, you're welcome to add it, share it and re-share it!Thank you very much, my dear friends and future friends :)2013-06-23 18:41:16471231826
Katherine Anne6,692Super Sunday Circle ShareEngaging Plussers as Voted by YOU!!Everyone in this great NEW circle has been NOMINATED as someone you should get to know!!If you are notified you're in!Thanks again to everyone who nominated.For more circles from me, click the hashtag #katherinevucicevicsharedcircle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circlesunday #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #awesomepeople #awesomesauce #awesomecircle #engagers #engagement  2013-06-23 09:35:06497772741
Raymond Duke2,369I only use one circle for people I add on G+. This is it. Unfortunately, due to G+'s shortcomings, only 500 people are allowed. Maybe one day they will open it up to more, like Twitter did recently with shared lists. Why do I use just one circle?Because I treat everyone the same. If you are on the internet, it doesn't matter what you do. We are all equal on the web. Our conversations and interactions will determine the context of our relationship, not how I categorize you. 2013-06-20 16:03:47500315
Katherine V5,626*´¨)¸.•´¸.•*´¨) ¸.•*¨)(¸.•´ (¸.•` ¤ Dynamic Authors Circle *´¨)¸.•´¸.•*´¨) ¸.•*¨)(¸.•´ (¸.•` this circle contains a brilliant group of authors across all genres Add this to connect with top engagers in the literary world!If YOU want to be included in this circle, here are the RULESADD this circle (I can't include you if you don't)PLUS this postSHARE this circle publiclyCOMMENT that you want to be added for the next sharefor more of my shared circles click the hash tag #katherinevucicevicsharedcircle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #author #authorshelpingauthors #authorsupport #writer #writers #writersneedreaders #readers #readershare  2013-06-08 06:26:14421151214

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2014-10-15 22:44:51 (110 comments, 19 reshares, 117 +1s)Open 

Griping about Common Core

This probably makes me a bad father, but the instructions only said to make up a word problem for our child. They provided no editorial guidelines. In the quite likely event that you can't read my handwriting, the text of the word problem says:

"Mary has Common Core homework. Her father spent 10 minutes trying to think of a two step word problem. Mary spent 20 minutes trying to solve the problem. How much time was spent on the homework?

After the problem was solved, Mary's father spent another 20 minutes complaining about Common Core. What was the total time spent on the homework?"

You can probably see that I have erased a previous version of this word problem. That was because the original version was much more biting. So, I did self-censor to a degree.

Most reshares: 174

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2014-09-05 19:13:52 (43 comments, 174 reshares, 352 +1s)Open 

I originally posted this in my space opera themed community, Galaxy Ranger, but it's so good that I wanted to share it to my personal profile as well.

The comic is from Steak Smoothie: http://www.steaksmoothie.com/

If space opera interests you and you'd like to check out the community, it's located here: 

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/114143665991109856597

Most plusones: 352

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2014-09-05 19:13:52 (43 comments, 174 reshares, 352 +1s)Open 

I originally posted this in my space opera themed community, Galaxy Ranger, but it's so good that I wanted to share it to my personal profile as well.

The comic is from Steak Smoothie: http://www.steaksmoothie.com/

If space opera interests you and you'd like to check out the community, it's located here: 

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/114143665991109856597

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2014-10-24 21:01:08 (26 comments, 7 reshares, 15 +1s)Open 

Medium: Rising?

Recently, I've been reading a lot of stories posted on Medium. Almost everything about the site impresses me. For that reason, I've wanted to start poking and doing more than just reading content. I have several draft posts that I am currently developing and will post shortly, but I have also encouraged several other people to begin to explore the platform as well because I believe there is a lot of untapped opportunity for fiction writers (there aren't that many there) on that platform.

Collections, Recommendations and Discovery

Those are the key ways a story gains traction on Medium. Collections are curated assemblies of stories that share a common theme. These have the potential to introduce new readers to your work because many times collections attract subscribers who may not know to look for you as an individual. 
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Medium: Rising?

Recently, I've been reading a lot of stories posted on Medium. Almost everything about the site impresses me. For that reason, I've wanted to start poking and doing more than just reading content. I have several draft posts that I am currently developing and will post shortly, but I have also encouraged several other people to begin to explore the platform as well because I believe there is a lot of untapped opportunity for fiction writers (there aren't that many there) on that platform.

Collections, Recommendations and Discovery

Those are the key ways a story gains traction on Medium. Collections are curated assemblies of stories that share a common theme. These have the potential to introduce new readers to your work because many times collections attract subscribers who may not know to look for you as an individual. 

Recommendations is the name Medium gives to the action a reader takes when they decide to commend a story. There is a Recommend button at the end of every story. You can think of it as a Like button if you prefer. The difference between Recommend and Like is that the recommendation will continue to live on your profile instead of disappearing into a newsfeed. This means that six months from now people who look at your profile will continue to be able to find past stories that you have enjoyed enough to recommend.

Discovery is the term I'm using for the work done by Medium's algorithms. I am not a programmer. So, I won't even try to explain or evaluate whether their approach to this is better than other companies. On a personal level as a reader, I've noticed that the more I invest in educating Medium about what I like (by recommending, reading or commenting on articles) the better it gets at serving me things I want to see.

Why Should You Care?

Well, several people have decided to give Medium a shot and a few of these individuals have taken the extra step and have created themed collections of their own. I am posting this message to help anyone who would like to contribute to these collections find them. 

+Nathan Lowell has created Tales of New Eden which is devoted to fan fiction set in the EvE Online game universe. That collection is located here:

https://medium.com/tales-of-new-eden

+Steve Turnbull has created Steampunk Stories which he describes as "Neo-Vicwardian Retro-Futurism." That collection is located here:

https://medium.com/steampunk-stories

+Eoghann Irving has created Pulp Stories which he describes as "Pulse Pounding Tales of Action, Intrigue and Adventure." That collection is located here:

https://medium.com/pulp-stories

+Mark David has created Stories to Imagine. This collection is described as "Stories and articles for readers & writers of real-world fiction." It is located here:

https://medium.com/stories-to-imagine

+Ryan M. Danks has started Superhero Fiction which is described as "A collection of fictional stories in the superhero genre." The collection is located here:

https://medium.com/superhero-fiction

Lastly, I have a collection called Appalachian Nocturnes that is devoted to "Stories set in Appalachia that feature the supernatural, the unexplained and the unknown." It is located here:

https://medium.com/appalachian-nocturnes

Currently, the only collections that have stories are the Tales of New Eden, Steampunk Stories, Stories to Imagine and Appalachian Nocturnes. If you're a reader, stop by and read the stories. You can follow them via RSS or by e-mail. If you have a Medium account, please recommend the ones you enjoy or share links to them where appropriate.

If you're a writer, consider contributing a story to one of the collections and please think about posting stories to Medium. It's not uncommon for non-fiction articles, which make up the bulk of what has been posted there, can rack up tens or even hundreds of thousands of reads when they catch popular attention. 

If you are on Medium and are looking for people to follow, you can find pretty much everyone (at least, the ones I've been able to locate) from Google+ on my profile. Just click on the tab that says Following. It'll list all of their names and link to their profiles. You can visit my profile here: https://medium.com/@jlward___

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2014-10-22 01:52:55 (55 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)Open 

Is anyone actively posting and using Medium? I've been reading a lot of articles over there. I really enjoy it, but I don't think I'm following enough people. If you are posting there, could you leave a link to your profile in the comments?

Is anyone actively posting and using Medium? I've been reading a lot of articles over there. I really enjoy it, but I don't think I'm following enough people. If you are posting there, could you leave a link to your profile in the comments?___

2014-10-21 17:22:28 (23 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Have You Ever Used a Bidet?

If you have used one, would you recommend them? Tell me in the comments.

Have You Ever Used a Bidet?

If you have used one, would you recommend them? Tell me in the comments.___

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2014-10-21 07:03:13 (3 comments, 4 reshares, 23 +1s)Open 

"This is my work and my art, and I'm going to do it for a long time, and if it doesn't work, I'll do it again, but better."

That's my favorite Seth Godin quote yet. He was speaking about his writing.

h/t to +Mark Traphagen for introducing me to the article.

"This is my work and my art, and I'm going to do it for a long time, and if it doesn't work, I'll do it again, but better."

That's my favorite Seth Godin quote yet. He was speaking about his writing.

h/t to +Mark Traphagen for introducing me to the article.___

2014-10-20 17:35:08 (30 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

Where Do You Get Your News?

Where Do You Get Your News?___

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2014-10-16 15:10:04 (47 comments, 1 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

Westerns?

My father reads westerns. He loves them and tears through them at a voracious pace. He's always looking for new authors or titles to read. 

Is there something like Bookbub, ENT or any of the other recommendation sites for Westerns?

Westerns?

My father reads westerns. He loves them and tears through them at a voracious pace. He's always looking for new authors or titles to read. 

Is there something like Bookbub, ENT or any of the other recommendation sites for Westerns?___

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2014-10-15 22:44:51 (110 comments, 19 reshares, 117 +1s)Open 

Griping about Common Core

This probably makes me a bad father, but the instructions only said to make up a word problem for our child. They provided no editorial guidelines. In the quite likely event that you can't read my handwriting, the text of the word problem says:

"Mary has Common Core homework. Her father spent 10 minutes trying to think of a two step word problem. Mary spent 20 minutes trying to solve the problem. How much time was spent on the homework?

After the problem was solved, Mary's father spent another 20 minutes complaining about Common Core. What was the total time spent on the homework?"

You can probably see that I have erased a previous version of this word problem. That was because the original version was much more biting. So, I did self-censor to a degree.

Griping about Common Core

This probably makes me a bad father, but the instructions only said to make up a word problem for our child. They provided no editorial guidelines. In the quite likely event that you can't read my handwriting, the text of the word problem says:

"Mary has Common Core homework. Her father spent 10 minutes trying to think of a two step word problem. Mary spent 20 minutes trying to solve the problem. How much time was spent on the homework?

After the problem was solved, Mary's father spent another 20 minutes complaining about Common Core. What was the total time spent on the homework?"

You can probably see that I have erased a previous version of this word problem. That was because the original version was much more biting. So, I did self-censor to a degree.___

2014-10-06 21:40:24 (26 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

Do You Write Thrillers or Suspense?

We're looking for books that when you upload them to Amazon that you're choosing suspense or thriller as one of the categories. If there are enough suspense elements in your book, so that you would categorize it at that level as suspense, then, would you please leave a comment here? If you have published a book in that genre, can you mention that as well? Feel free to link to it, if you like.

+Eduardo Suastegui has made several comments recently that he is having a hard time finding other people who write in this genre. Maybe if we can get a group together, then all of you can band together to do something cool and raise visibility to your work.

Do You Write Thrillers or Suspense?

We're looking for books that when you upload them to Amazon that you're choosing suspense or thriller as one of the categories. If there are enough suspense elements in your book, so that you would categorize it at that level as suspense, then, would you please leave a comment here? If you have published a book in that genre, can you mention that as well? Feel free to link to it, if you like.

+Eduardo Suastegui has made several comments recently that he is having a hard time finding other people who write in this genre. Maybe if we can get a group together, then all of you can band together to do something cool and raise visibility to your work.___

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2014-09-29 21:11:16 (17 comments, 0 reshares, 20 +1s)Open 

Fiction on Social Media

What is the best way to present fiction on social media? Sure, reading fiction via posts isn't for everyone, but some people enjoy it. With that in mind, I have some questions.

1. How long should it be?
2. Should you only post material that ends on a cliffhanger or contains something dramatic?
3. Should you serialize work?
4. Does formatting matter?
5. Should you use an image with your post?
6. What other issues should we be considering?

Not really meant to be a set of rules. This is just something to start a conversation. If you've posted fiction via social media, I hope you'll 
speak up and share your experience.

What has worked for you? What hasn't? Share the knowledge because knowing is half the battle.

I think the reason to ask these questions is because they have... more »

Fiction on Social Media

What is the best way to present fiction on social media? Sure, reading fiction via posts isn't for everyone, but some people enjoy it. With that in mind, I have some questions.

1. How long should it be?
2. Should you only post material that ends on a cliffhanger or contains something dramatic?
3. Should you serialize work?
4. Does formatting matter?
5. Should you use an image with your post?
6. What other issues should we be considering?

Not really meant to be a set of rules. This is just something to start a conversation. If you've posted fiction via social media, I hope you'll 
speak up and share your experience.

What has worked for you? What hasn't? Share the knowledge because knowing is half the battle.

I think the reason to ask these questions is because they have an influence on whether people read your fiction or not. Obviously, the main factor is the quality of the fiction, but presentation and length definitely play an important role as well. Only additional practice will allow us to improve quality, but we can control presentation right now. That's the motivation for my questions.___

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2014-09-26 14:58:56 (29 comments, 4 reshares, 69 +1s)Open 

Remember: Always carry a lightsource... and a towel. Always carry a towel.

Remember: Always carry a lightsource... and a towel. Always carry a towel.___

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2014-09-25 20:56:38 (73 comments, 0 reshares, 18 +1s)Open 

Are you on Ello?

If so, link to your profile. I've just joined. Thanks for the invite +Eric Hubbel.

This is my profile: https://ello.co/jlward

Are you on Ello?

If so, link to your profile. I've just joined. Thanks for the invite +Eric Hubbel.

This is my profile: https://ello.co/jlward___

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2014-09-23 22:31:15 (23 comments, 4 reshares, 47 +1s)Open 

Buffy Cartoon that Never Was

+Gregory Lynn you've probably already seen this, but here's the intro to an animated version of Buffy the Vampire Slayer that was being considered, but was ultimately passed on.

Buffy Cartoon that Never Was

+Gregory Lynn you've probably already seen this, but here's the intro to an animated version of Buffy the Vampire Slayer that was being considered, but was ultimately passed on.___

2014-09-22 13:21:03 (42 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

What are you doing today? Anything exciting? Anything boring or monotonous? Tell me about it.

What are you doing today? Anything exciting? Anything boring or monotonous? Tell me about it.___

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2014-09-20 20:09:45 (16 comments, 1 reshares, 19 +1s)Open 

For +Amanda Rachelle Warren

For +Amanda Rachelle Warren___

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2014-09-20 15:55:15 (27 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

Posting this to mess with +Gregory Lynn who really, really hates boiled peanuts. 

Posting this to mess with +Gregory Lynn who really, really hates boiled peanuts. ___

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2014-09-19 10:19:05 (1 comments, 6 reshares, 16 +1s)Open 

Nook Readers: Want a Free Book?

+Endi Webb has put together a really massive anthology of science fiction stories. This thing is over 2200 pages. It's made up of ten full novels. They are trying to get some traction on Barnes and Noble.

With that in mind, Endi is giving away several copies of the book to any Nook owners who are willing to send him an e-mail with your e-mail address. He's asking for the e-mail address so he can gift a copy of the book to your B&N account. You aren't signing up for a mailing list or anything like that. I know Endi and he can be trusted. His e-mail address is:

authorendiwebb@gmail.com

If you'd rather just purchase the book instead of getting a free copy, it's currently on sale for 99 cents. You can grab a copy here:
... more »

Nook Readers: Want a Free Book?

+Endi Webb has put together a really massive anthology of science fiction stories. This thing is over 2200 pages. It's made up of ten full novels. They are trying to get some traction on Barnes and Noble.

With that in mind, Endi is giving away several copies of the book to any Nook owners who are willing to send him an e-mail with your e-mail address. He's asking for the e-mail address so he can gift a copy of the book to your B&N account. You aren't signing up for a mailing list or anything like that. I know Endi and he can be trusted. His e-mail address is:

authorendiwebb@gmail.com

If you'd rather just purchase the book instead of getting a free copy, it's currently on sale for 99 cents. You can grab a copy here:

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/stars-empire-edward-w-robertson/1120159334?ean=2940046300239

Please re-share this with anyone who might be interested. It's tough for self-published authors to gain traction on Barnes and Noble. So, let's try to give this as much visibility as we can.___

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2014-09-18 06:01:07 (15 comments, 51 reshares, 132 +1s)Open 

This made me laugh. From http://explosm.net/

This made me laugh. From http://explosm.net/___

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2014-09-13 15:45:25 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

Reviewers Wanted

+Graeme Hague is trying to get some people to review his book Twice as Dead. This is a novella length (34,000 words) mystery novel that features paranormal elements. You don't have to purchase the book. He's happy to send you a copy for free in your format of choice. After you've read the book, he asks that you leave an honest review on the retail site that you use to purchase books.

Many of the promotional sites require a minimum number of reviews before they are willing to accept a title. His hope is to hit that magic number of 10 reviews so he can qualify.

If you are interested, send him a private message or leave a comment here and he'll work out the details for you

Reviewers Wanted

+Graeme Hague is trying to get some people to review his book Twice as Dead. This is a novella length (34,000 words) mystery novel that features paranormal elements. You don't have to purchase the book. He's happy to send you a copy for free in your format of choice. After you've read the book, he asks that you leave an honest review on the retail site that you use to purchase books.

Many of the promotional sites require a minimum number of reviews before they are willing to accept a title. His hope is to hit that magic number of 10 reviews so he can qualify.

If you are interested, send him a private message or leave a comment here and he'll work out the details for you___

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2014-09-13 01:56:22 (40 comments, 0 reshares, 59 +1s)Open 

Remember When Kids Received Actual Grades?

Exactly what is the numerical percentage value of an S+ versus a Checkmark? I asked what happened to the A, B, C, etc. grading system that was in use when I was a kid and was told that the system had been changed because their was too much stigma associated with those letters.

Do you know why there was a stigma associate with them? Because people easily understood whether the grade received was good or bad. Eventually, there will be a stigma associated with this S+, Checkmark, Bearclaw or whatever other arbitrary symbol they choose. 

Sometimes, I'm just a grumpy old man and need to vent.

Remember When Kids Received Actual Grades?

Exactly what is the numerical percentage value of an S+ versus a Checkmark? I asked what happened to the A, B, C, etc. grading system that was in use when I was a kid and was told that the system had been changed because their was too much stigma associated with those letters.

Do you know why there was a stigma associate with them? Because people easily understood whether the grade received was good or bad. Eventually, there will be a stigma associated with this S+, Checkmark, Bearclaw or whatever other arbitrary symbol they choose. 

Sometimes, I'm just a grumpy old man and need to vent.___

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2014-09-09 14:47:28 (17 comments, 0 reshares, 31 +1s)Open 

Look at that big red eye. The article talks about how the Nest thermostat is now able to communicate with the rest of your connected home. How long will it be before you are trying to do something in your Smart Home and a voice comes from that big red eye that says,

"I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."

Look at that big red eye. The article talks about how the Nest thermostat is now able to communicate with the rest of your connected home. How long will it be before you are trying to do something in your Smart Home and a voice comes from that big red eye that says,

"I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."___

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2014-09-09 01:43:44 (3 comments, 26 reshares, 65 +1s)Open 

Net Neutrality is important. Almost every cable company in existence is lobbying hard (they're spending over a million a week) to make sure that it goes away. If you'd like to find out more about the issue (and what you can do about it), you can visit this site: 

https://www.battleforthenet.com/sept10th/

Net Neutrality is important. Almost every cable company in existence is lobbying hard (they're spending over a million a week) to make sure that it goes away. If you'd like to find out more about the issue (and what you can do about it), you can visit this site: 

https://www.battleforthenet.com/sept10th/___

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2014-09-05 19:13:52 (43 comments, 174 reshares, 352 +1s)Open 

I originally posted this in my space opera themed community, Galaxy Ranger, but it's so good that I wanted to share it to my personal profile as well.

The comic is from Steak Smoothie: http://www.steaksmoothie.com/

If space opera interests you and you'd like to check out the community, it's located here: 

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/114143665991109856597

I originally posted this in my space opera themed community, Galaxy Ranger, but it's so good that I wanted to share it to my personal profile as well.

The comic is from Steak Smoothie: http://www.steaksmoothie.com/

If space opera interests you and you'd like to check out the community, it's located here: 

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/114143665991109856597___

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2014-09-05 17:54:35 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

+Karen Woodward I know that you enjoy the work of Aaron Sorkin. If you want to own the entire West Wing series, it's on sale for 62 dollars on Amazon today... or you could just watch the exact same thing on Netflix.

+Karen Woodward I know that you enjoy the work of Aaron Sorkin. If you want to own the entire West Wing series, it's on sale for 62 dollars on Amazon today... or you could just watch the exact same thing on Netflix.___

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2014-09-03 15:50:47 (32 comments, 45 reshares, 121 +1s)Open 

Achieve Inner Peace

This Dalek relaxation video is so soothing and relaxing. Listen to it as you fall asleep at night.

Achieve Inner Peace

This Dalek relaxation video is so soothing and relaxing. Listen to it as you fall asleep at night.___

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2014-09-02 15:59:49 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

Any of you Tennessee folk know a good place to eat lunch in Murfreesboro? 

Any of you Tennessee folk know a good place to eat lunch in Murfreesboro? ___

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2014-09-01 22:47:18 (38 comments, 2 reshares, 74 +1s)Open 

Cinderella: The Real Story

Somewhat of a crisis in our home today. Youngest daughter broke the oldest daughter's toy. These dolls are tiny. They might be three inches tall. There's no way my big fingers would be able to properly align the little peg joint that holds the legs together, but I still wanted to repair the doll for her. Pictured below was my solution.

Now, I just need to develop a plausible back story for how she lost her leg. I'm thinking something along the lines of: "Well, you know how Cinderella loses her shoe in the story? Turns out there was a bit more to that loss than just a shoe."

The problem with that opening is that it kind of inspires some gory imagery where the prince wanders from home to home carrying a decaying leg to each of the maidens to see if it fits.

I think I may need to work on this story just a bit... more »

Cinderella: The Real Story

Somewhat of a crisis in our home today. Youngest daughter broke the oldest daughter's toy. These dolls are tiny. They might be three inches tall. There's no way my big fingers would be able to properly align the little peg joint that holds the legs together, but I still wanted to repair the doll for her. Pictured below was my solution.

Now, I just need to develop a plausible back story for how she lost her leg. I'm thinking something along the lines of: "Well, you know how Cinderella loses her shoe in the story? Turns out there was a bit more to that loss than just a shoe."

The problem with that opening is that it kind of inspires some gory imagery where the prince wanders from home to home carrying a decaying leg to each of the maidens to see if it fits.

I think I may need to work on this story just a bit more.___

2014-08-26 15:16:11 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)Open 

Space Opera Community

I've teamed up with some people (+Nathan Lowell, +Lisa Cohen, +Dan Thompson, +Lacerant Plainer, and +Johne Cook) who love Space Opera to create a community focused on enjoying this fun genre. We talk about books, movies, TV shows, comics... whatever, just as long as it has to do with space opera.

If this interests you, feel free to join us. The link is embedded in the picture below.

Space Opera Community

I've teamed up with some people (+Nathan Lowell, +Lisa Cohen, +Dan Thompson, +Lacerant Plainer, and +Johne Cook) who love Space Opera to create a community focused on enjoying this fun genre. We talk about books, movies, TV shows, comics... whatever, just as long as it has to do with space opera.

If this interests you, feel free to join us. The link is embedded in the picture below.___

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2014-08-24 16:51:33 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 33 +1s)Open 

Gotta say, this makes sense.

Really great points in this article by +Hugh Howey. Points 8-12 are very innovative. Maybe it's time for him to stop writing books and go into business development for Amazon.

Gotta say, this makes sense.

Really great points in this article by +Hugh Howey. Points 8-12 are very innovative. Maybe it's time for him to stop writing books and go into business development for Amazon.___

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2014-08-23 19:27:09 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 15 +1s)Open 

Helping Spread the Word about How to Help Ferguson

Please feel free to re-share this. It helps out a community that is going through some rough times and it helps a library. It's a win-win!

Many of you have been following the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri from afar.  You likely didn't know that my husband is the director of the Ferguson library.  During this chaos, he has continued to keep the library open and serve as a community gathering point, including a space for teaching and feeding the children whose schools were closed.  

Since these events have occurred, he has received many questions asking how folks could help the library.  One of the best ways that people can help would be to donate books or send funds to buy books.  I figured that a discussion group full of authors might have a few folks willing to send copies of their books for a good cause.  

Here is the address:
35 N Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO 63135

The link below provides a little more background on the library's role during this crisis.  If you have any questions for my husband +Scott Bonner , you can message him on G+ or I can relay messages.

 Thanks!___Helping Spread the Word about How to Help Ferguson

Please feel free to re-share this. It helps out a community that is going through some rough times and it helps a library. It's a win-win!

2014-08-22 21:03:09 (19 comments, 6 reshares, 27 +1s)Open 

Saturday Scenes

It's been a while since I've spoken about #SaturdayScenes . I'm delighted to say that it's still going strong several months after we've started it.

The thing that makes me even happier is the way that many authors are building fan bases for their work. Some participants have been asked to set up special notification circles because their followers want to make sure to catch the next installment of their work.

We've started a private community devoted to Saturday Scenes. It's linked below. If this interests you, I hope you'll join us there.

Unfamiliar with Saturday Scenes? It's all explained in this post:

https://plus.google.com/+JohnWard/posts/NeSP9k8joDa

Saturday Scenes

It's been a while since I've spoken about #SaturdayScenes . I'm delighted to say that it's still going strong several months after we've started it.

The thing that makes me even happier is the way that many authors are building fan bases for their work. Some participants have been asked to set up special notification circles because their followers want to make sure to catch the next installment of their work.

We've started a private community devoted to Saturday Scenes. It's linked below. If this interests you, I hope you'll join us there.

Unfamiliar with Saturday Scenes? It's all explained in this post:

https://plus.google.com/+JohnWard/posts/NeSP9k8joDa___

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2014-08-21 17:37:23 (7 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)Open 

Hey +Amanda Rachelle Warren Look! A Grouper Swallows a 4' Shark Whole. Given your love of sharks, I thought it would interest you.

Hey +Amanda Rachelle Warren Look! A Grouper Swallows a 4' Shark Whole. Given your love of sharks, I thought it would interest you.___

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2014-08-18 15:21:01 (22 comments, 4 reshares, 57 +1s)Open 

+Nathan Lowell Looks like Ray Bradbury agrees with you about creativity.

h/t to +Colin F. Barnes for introducing me to the quote. 

+Nathan Lowell Looks like Ray Bradbury agrees with you about creativity.

h/t to +Colin F. Barnes for introducing me to the quote. ___

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2014-08-18 15:01:57 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Hey +Buddy Gott, I was starting to worry that you haven't heard this song enough recently. So, I wanted to share it for you here just to make sure that you heard it at least once today.

Hey +Buddy Gott, I was starting to worry that you haven't heard this song enough recently. So, I wanted to share it for you here just to make sure that you heard it at least once today.___

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2014-08-16 02:02:19 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 36 +1s)Open 

Our Dog Keeps Stealing My Chair.

Our Dog Keeps Stealing My Chair.___

2014-08-11 04:58:36 (20 comments, 0 reshares, 58 +1s)Open 

I have recently returned home after having been away for almost a month traveling all over northern California. During my time away, I had very little interaction on G+, but a ton of time spent posting pictures and things like that on Facebook for my family.

Today was the first time I've had to really check my streams and see some of the things you folks have been posting. The experience really showed me why I like this place so much better.

I have recently returned home after having been away for almost a month traveling all over northern California. During my time away, I had very little interaction on G+, but a ton of time spent posting pictures and things like that on Facebook for my family.

Today was the first time I've had to really check my streams and see some of the things you folks have been posting. The experience really showed me why I like this place so much better.___

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2014-08-09 15:58:56 (20 comments, 0 reshares, 25 +1s)Open 

John Wayne Would Not Approve

My wife talks me into doing things I would never consider. Most frequently, this involves eating overpriced and inedible food. Our deal is that I will go along with her plan, but in exchange, I get to tell everyone how our adventure went. Recently, that arrangement involved GETTING MY FIRST MASSAGE.

Large portions of my childhood were spent consuming a regular diet of Cowboy Serials and Westerns. Gunsmoke, Bonanza, Wagon Train, Rawhide, etc. When my wife suggested that we get a massage, an image of The Duke shaking his head in disgust flashed into my head... but, a deal's a deal. Even John Wayne understood that.

The Horror Begins

We walked into a dimly lit room and were seated in large recliners. A short man approached and whispered something. I'm hard of hearing. I asked him to repeat himself and whether... more »

John Wayne Would Not Approve

My wife talks me into doing things I would never consider. Most frequently, this involves eating overpriced and inedible food. Our deal is that I will go along with her plan, but in exchange, I get to tell everyone how our adventure went. Recently, that arrangement involved GETTING MY FIRST MASSAGE.

Large portions of my childhood were spent consuming a regular diet of Cowboy Serials and Westerns. Gunsmoke, Bonanza, Wagon Train, Rawhide, etc. When my wife suggested that we get a massage, an image of The Duke shaking his head in disgust flashed into my head... but, a deal's a deal. Even John Wayne understood that.

The Horror Begins

We walked into a dimly lit room and were seated in large recliners. A short man approached and whispered something. I'm hard of hearing. I asked him to repeat himself and whether it might be possible for him to speak in a voice audible to humans. The man repeated himself, but continued to use tones only a dog could hear.

My wife knows I have horrible hearing. She came to my rescue by telling the man to use Hard Pressure during my massage. It turns out that Hard Pressure is a synonym for rock crushing force.

The man's needle fingers did things to me that I would never consider massage. This wasn't the gentle rubbing motions I've seen on TV shows. This was the type of deep probing only used by doctors when searching tumors. My arms relaxed and had started to feel numb. I assumed this was because my brain could no longer endure the agony and had shut off the pain receptors in that part of my body. It's much more likely that this lack of sensation was due to damage those jackhammer fingers had caused to my nerve endings.

Next, he moved to massaging my scalp. This was just weird. Some guy running his fingers through my hair while applying pressure to my jaws and the area above my ears. Just as I had come to terms with that, the man began to massage right between my eyes and then worked his way to the crown of my head in a straight line. This wasn't so much a massage as it was an attempt to literally poke a hole in my skull. I wanted to stop him just so I could assure him that the soft spot, that I'd had as a baby, had indeed closed up decades ago.

After he had finished massaging my arms and shoulders, the man stepped to the foot of the recliner. I thought that he was going to start massaging my feet, but I couldn't tell because my eyes were covered with a dark cloth. I was completely caught off guard when I felt his hands slide up my thighs to my hips. I almost jumped out of the chair. "That's not the kind of massage I came here to get!" Then, I realized that he was just massaging the outside of my thigh and calmed down.

After he massaged my feet, my wife (who was once more kind enough to repeat the man's message for me) told me to roll over onto my belly. I rolled over and that's when things got weird.

The guy placed one hand on my shoulder and the other hand on the left cheek of my butt. This is disturbing to me. I can count the number of people who have touched that part of my anatomy on one hand, but it gets worse. The way he started to massage me caused that butt cheek to shake back and forth like he was playing the maracas.

I understand that this is supposed to be relaxing, but I couldn't relax. I just kept clenching my cheeks together tighter and tighter. Most of it was because of the horrible gas I'd had all day. The man noticed how tense I was. He leaned up to my ear and said, "Relax." Believe me, buddy, I thought, the last thing you want me to do right now is relax.

Eventually, he moved on and began to massage my back. I couldn't see how he was massaging me because, at the time, my face was buried in a pillow that was shaped exactly like a toilet seat. However, I can tell you how that massage felt.

It was like he had somehow managed to pin his knee onto my back and was pushing all of his weight down on that single point. I am certain this form of massage is a violation of the Geneva convention. It's one of the most excruciating forms of torture ever created by man. While he tried to forcibly re-position my spleen, he somehow managed to lean forward enough to speak into my ear once more: "Tell me if hurt is bad."

Tell you? I was in so much pain that I was willing to tell him anything if he'd just stop. Nuclear launch codes? Troop positions? My bank account number? I didn't care. Just make the pain stop. Those were the thoughts that were running through my mind, but I didn't want to ruin my wife's massage. So I pulled a John Wayne, clenched my teeth and tried not to grunt too hard when he shifted his weight. I had gas, remember?

At some point, I passed out from the pain. I remember waking up to dim light and seeing my wife's face. She smiled and asked me how I liked my first massage.

This post was my answer.___

2014-08-07 20:29:58 (9 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

Mechanical Keyboard

I bought one. It's very clicky. This is a good thing.

Mechanical Keyboard

I bought one. It's very clicky. This is a good thing.___

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2014-08-07 02:00:57 (16 comments, 10 reshares, 55 +1s)Open 

Yes, please.

Yes, please.___

2014-07-26 21:38:07 (16 comments, 0 reshares, 41 +1s)Open 

The first time I heard about Kindle Unlimited I thought they were talking about my To Be Read Pile... because it is seemingly unlimited.

The first time I heard about Kindle Unlimited I thought they were talking about my To Be Read Pile... because it is seemingly unlimited.___

2014-07-26 18:58:43 (23 comments, 0 reshares, 16 +1s)Open 

I have a Google Nexus 4 phone. It has a feature that allows you to have the phone listen for music and it will return the name of the song and the artist. Kind of a neat feature.

The reason that this was remarkable to me on a personal level though is that it really showed me that my phone has much better hearing than me. 

I'm getting old. 

I have a Google Nexus 4 phone. It has a feature that allows you to have the phone listen for music and it will return the name of the song and the artist. Kind of a neat feature.

The reason that this was remarkable to me on a personal level though is that it really showed me that my phone has much better hearing than me. 

I'm getting old. ___

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2014-07-24 07:16:19 (11 comments, 2 reshares, 44 +1s)Open 

20,000 Members-- Almost

We're one person short of 20,000 members in the community that I started on December 6th, 2012. I can't believe that we've had that many people join and stick with us for that long.

I hope that our 20,000th member will speak up and let us know who they are.

If you haven't joined WDG (it's how we refer to the Writer's Discussion Group), you can do so by clicking on this link and clicking the Join Community button.

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/106134988944938026164

20,000 Members-- Almost

We're one person short of 20,000 members in the community that I started on December 6th, 2012. I can't believe that we've had that many people join and stick with us for that long.

I hope that our 20,000th member will speak up and let us know who they are.

If you haven't joined WDG (it's how we refer to the Writer's Discussion Group), you can do so by clicking on this link and clicking the Join Community button.

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/106134988944938026164___

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2014-07-23 05:31:58 (15 comments, 0 reshares, 14 +1s)Open 

Kindle Unlimited

Do you think the addition of support for iPads and the Android platform is a response to waning interest in Kindle hardware or am I reading too much into the change?

Kindle Unlimited

Do you think the addition of support for iPads and the Android platform is a response to waning interest in Kindle hardware or am I reading too much into the change?___

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2014-07-22 19:23:30 (12 comments, 1 reshares, 50 +1s)Open 

My first hangout in real life with +Andy Goldman

My first hangout in real life with +Andy Goldman___

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2014-07-17 04:05:50 (14 comments, 0 reshares, 66 +1s)Open 

Maybe downloading the old Twilight Zone episode Nightmare at 20, 000 Feet for my daughters to watch on the flight was a bad idea.

Maybe downloading the old Twilight Zone episode Nightmare at 20, 000 Feet for my daughters to watch on the flight was a bad idea.___

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2014-07-14 20:39:27 (20 comments, 5 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

So, the Server Crashed... and Crashed Hard

If you were one of the authors who listed your books on +CJ Lyons Digital Book Day website, please feel free to post links to your free book as a comment here.

So, the Server Crashed... and Crashed Hard

If you were one of the authors who listed your books on +CJ Lyons Digital Book Day website, please feel free to post links to your free book as a comment here.___

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2014-07-14 16:19:20 (13 comments, 26 reshares, 35 +1s)Open 

Over 400 Books Free Today Only

Many different genres are represented. Check out the site to see if any of the books interest you. Here's the link:

http://www.digitalbookday.com/

Over 400 Books Free Today Only

Many different genres are represented. Check out the site to see if any of the books interest you. Here's the link:

http://www.digitalbookday.com/___

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2014-07-11 16:30:54 (12 comments, 8 reshares, 59 +1s)Open 

What a Brilliant Use of Twitter

You can follow The Worst Muse here: https://twitter.com/worstmuse

What a Brilliant Use of Twitter

You can follow The Worst Muse here: https://twitter.com/worstmuse___

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2014-07-07 12:51:41 (23 comments, 11 reshares, 25 +1s)Open 

Digital Book Day

NY Times Best-Selling Author +CJ Lyons is putting together a day to help promote independent authors and to thank readers. She has set up a website that will serve as a catalog for books that will be free on July 14th. Free books can sometimes serve as an entry point whereby new readers can discover your work.

This is open to anyone who is able to control the pricing of their book on the 14th to make it free. Just fill out the submission form on the website:

http://www.digitalbookday.com/

Here's what CJ has to say about the event.

If you’re as sick of hearing about the industry woes as I am, then here’s a chance to celebrate our readers (and maybe get some new ones!)

I’m declaring Monday, July 14th Digital Book Day!

If you have a free book you want to include, check it out:
htt... more »

Digital Book Day

NY Times Best-Selling Author +CJ Lyons is putting together a day to help promote independent authors and to thank readers. She has set up a website that will serve as a catalog for books that will be free on July 14th. Free books can sometimes serve as an entry point whereby new readers can discover your work.

This is open to anyone who is able to control the pricing of their book on the 14th to make it free. Just fill out the submission form on the website:

http://www.digitalbookday.com/

Here's what CJ has to say about the event.

If you’re as sick of hearing about the industry woes as I am, then here’s a chance to celebrate our readers (and maybe get some new ones!)

I’m declaring Monday, July 14th Digital Book Day!

If you have a free book you want to include, check it out:

http://www.digitalbookday.com/

The About and Submission pages should have all the info you need. If not, let me know.

It’s pretty simple: post a book that will be free on Monday, July 14th (I don’t care how—it can be via your website, a sales channel, a free site, doesn’t matter as long as the link will be working on Monday, July 14th) and tell all your readers to come to http://www.digitalbookday.com on Monday, July 14th to grab your book and others.

They’ll love you for it!

Gotta love a win/win for all! Any questions, give a shout.)

PS: please, please share this with any review site/blog/book club/writers group that you know! This only works if we have a TON of books to delight our readers!

PPS: BUT remind them, the links won’t be live until MONDAY, July 14th—so that’s when we need the readers coming to the site, not before then (don’t want them disappointed!)___

2014-07-01 16:30:10 (20 comments, 2 reshares, 29 +1s)Open 

WRITERS: Consider adding these people to your circles.

I'd like to introduce you to +Kim Nugent and +Starr Waddell. Both of these ladies are copy editors who come recommended by +Karen Conlin.

What higher praise can anyone possibly receive than to have Karen recommend them?

WRITERS: Consider adding these people to your circles.

I'd like to introduce you to +Kim Nugent and +Starr Waddell. Both of these ladies are copy editors who come recommended by +Karen Conlin.

What higher praise can anyone possibly receive than to have Karen recommend them?___

2014-06-26 18:04:45 (26 comments, 0 reshares, 108 +1s)Open 

Today, I've been married for 16 years. Wouldn't change a thing.

Today, I've been married for 16 years. Wouldn't change a thing.___

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