All this talk about fellow members of the human race protesting their leaders in Northern African and the Middle East makes this contest a must enter for those who have their brains on the topic. The deadline is March 15th, and the reward is nice too. Click the title above to head to the infodump.
Plus, Lynette Labelle @chatterbox chitchat has a great blog on creating tension in a single character scene.
If you are still looking for fun stuff to do you can check out the Romance Bandits . Just about every day these lovely group of heart stealer's give away goodies (books and other swag) to lucky commenter's on the blog posts. You learn so much about good reads coming up in the romance category (all genres). Not to mention the ladies are just good ol' fun.