My thanks to The Indelibles for hosting this blogfest. Anyone who knows me knows I love a good blogfest. And everyone likes a good kissing scene. The moment when the main character finally gets lip-to-lip with his or her objet de désir is the culmination of untold hours of longing, fantasy, and anticipated passion. But have you … Continue reading Shut Up & Kiss Me (INDIE-kissing Blogfest)
Don't miss the first-ever Indie Book Blowout! Over a hundred titles from dozens of independent authors - each for only 99¢! What a bargain! Plus, enter to win a free Kindle. What kind of books are being offered? Mystery/thriller, romance, mainstream literary, scifi/fantasy, YA fiction, and yes, even nonfiction. For all you romance readers, anyone … Continue reading The Indie Book Blowout
I'm delighted to take part in yet another giveaway. The response to the Indie Book Collective's Blog Tour de Troops was so phenomenal that here I am, GIVING AWAY MY NOVELLA again. Katja Rinne of CoffeeMugged has organized The Great INDIE Summer Read Giveaway, bringing together many independent authors in a giant giveaway of over … Continue reading The Great INDIE Summer Read Giveaway!!
I'm well known amongst my writing brethren for my resistance to writing sex scenes. In a writing world that seems to be increasingly graphic, with great attention to--ah--details, I'm still carefully couching intimacy in innuendo and fading to black. And I don't intend to change. I know that erotica is selling hand-over-fist, but here's the … Continue reading Smut–or Something Like It
Ten ways you know I wrote a story--other than me spamming you on Twitter, Facebook, or in e-mail.
With no further hesitation, I aim the gun and pull on the trigger. Nothing happens.
And God knows what comes over me. Call it a random act of boldness if you will. I reach out and take his hand...
There is nothing quite like Valentine's Day in the corporate setting--it's unlike any other atmosphere, and is usually full of both joy and heartbreak.