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Science Fiction Books and Movies

Sci-Fi Books versus Movies As an author of science fiction, something has me confused. I have lots of friends who prefer not to read science fiction, yet as soon as a science fiction movie is released, they flock to it. The fact is, sci-fi is huge in the movie business boasting blockbusters such as Star […]

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A Closer Look at Spectra

A Closer Look at Spectra and its Main Characters Premise: Imprisoned for a murder he didn’t commit and betrayed by those closest to him, Dean Weston struggles to stop the genocide of newly discovered energy-based life forms so unique they cause humans to acquire extraordinary intelligence for a brief period following exposure. As genius edges […]

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Behind THE DELPHI BLOODLINE:

Behind THE DELPHI BLOODLINE: The Philosophy of “The Flow” by Donna Del Oro  How to explain my vision of “The Flow” or spirit world that my heroine Athena Butler, a gifted clairvoyant, alludes to often in my romantic thriller, THE DELPHI BLOODLINE?  Below is a passage that might begin to explain this vision of mine […]

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Mute by Brian Bandell

Mute by Brian Bandell This recently released science fiction thriller caught my eye. Look for a review here this fall! Blurb: Mute is a twisting ride that will leave readers speechless. A detective’s love for an orphaned girl witness has her turning a blind eye to evidence that could stop a wave of unnatural murders. […]

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Sub-genres of Science Fiction

Sub-genres of Science Fiction Science fiction is truly a genre that lends itself to subgenres—whether it’s romance or thriller, as in the case of MuseItUp novels, Spectra and the soon to be released sequel, Entity. The subgenre classification of science fiction arises from the broad definition of science fiction. Stories are often classified as science […]

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A Tribute to Gloria

A Tribute to Gloria By Gail Branan   “Special moments of life come unexpectedly, highlighted in bright spots of color. Join me in my special moments, the moments when I gather fresh flowers, in this Writer’s Blog dedicated to the memory of a friend who shared with the world the Flowers on The Fence which […]

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Remembering Aunt Doris By J.M. Frey

J.M. Frey was kind enough to be a guest blogger today in support of the Authors Fight Alzheimer’s book signing fundraiser. She is an honoured participate in the fundraiser and comes to the event with the memory of her Aunt Doris, who passed away in 2008 from this horrific disease. Her great-uncle, Doug Gilmour, is […]

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