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Rose Senehi on her IRDA Winning “Dancing on Rocks”

A turbulent summer in a small mountain tourist town where four women must reveal their secrets in order to heal a twenty-five-year-old wound.

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5 Webcomics Guaranteed to Keep You Glued to Your Screen

Just like their paper-printed counterparts, they come in all shapes and sizes, from crime-busting heroes, harrowing serializations and subdued slice-of-life narratives.

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Fifty Shades of Grey

E.L. James is one of the great indie success stories, taking a Twilight fan-fiction series published on the web to a Hollywood film in under five years.

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Howard Krum on his IRDA Winning “An Animal Life”

An Animal Life is inspired by the real-life adventures of four veterinary school classmates.

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Friday Freebie, What’s an E-book Worth, International E-Book Day + more in this week’s round-up

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Diane Mulligan on her IRDA Winning “The Latecomers Fan Club”

This book was born when I tried to put myself into what I considered a nightmare situation. “What if I got divorced, had no job, and had to move back in with my mother?”

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We Are All Novelists

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An Interview with Rachel Thompson

Author of “Broken Pieces,” “A Walk in the Snark,” and “The Mancode: Exposed” talks about how playing the piano fuels her writing creativity and helps “ground” her.