Fun Facts About The Highland Duke

by Amy Jarecki How many of you read or have read historical romance? Before I became a writer, historical was always my fallback genre. Having a bad day? Read historical romance. Just broke up with my fiancé? Read historical romance. Taking a flight across the country? Read historical romance. Well, that’s how it rolled for… Read More

The (Not So) Glamorous Life of a Romance Writer

by Michelle Major When people learn I’m a writer, there are a variety of reactions. Mostly how cool it must be, how they’ve always wanted to write a book and my personal favorite about how they’d love to have all kinds of time to dream of stories. Well, me too, but that isn’t always how… Read More

1 SIGN OF THE TIMES

by Wendy Corsi Staub My new psychological suspense novel, BONE WHITE (HarperCollins) hits store shelves this week, and I’m hoping my Florida readers near The Villages will come see me at 7 p.m. tonight at Barnes and Noble on Lake Sumter Market Square, 1055 Old Camp Road. With every release, I tend to reflect over… Read More

CHANGING TO A DIFFERENT GENRE?

By Kat Martin One of the questions people continue to ask me is how I managed to change from writing Historical novels to writing Contemporary Romantic Suspense. I have to say it’s never easy to do.  Publishers are not risk takers.  They always want to take the safe road.  It’s easier for them to sell… Read More

Ghosts and Other Supernatural Beings

by Augustina Van Hoven Do you believe in the supernatural?  Have you ever thought you were by yourself only to catch a movement in the corner of your eye?  Belief in these things is a personal matter, but there is a lot of evidence that suggest they really do exist. The common belief is that… Read More

10 Fun Facts about MAKE ME BEG – plus a contest!

by Rebecca Brooks I love sunflowers just as much as Mack does! They’re so cheerful, I can’t help but smile. I’m not from Oregon, my parents are both alive and well, and staying up late and talking to strangers are two of my least favorite things, which means I’d hate working at bar. But even… Read More

2 Water of Love

My new release next week, SEAL Of Time, part of the Trident Legacy duet with Kathryn LeVeque, is about a hero who is a son of Poseidon. I had a great time with all the water images that came to mind as I was writing this novella. The fact that Tay Demmett is a Navy… Read More

This Is How To Write A Book…

With a full time job, a husband, three kids, two dogs and a never ending household to-do list, the one question people ask me a lot is – how have I managed to write not just one, but five books? Well, the above quote captures my truth perfectly. Yes, it is that easy and that… Read More

1 Dancing with the Angels

by Lyn Cote In my romance, FOR SOPHIA’S HEART, my heroine, Sophia, is based on my husband’s grandmother Rose, or Staramama (“old mama” in Slovenian) and is very dear to me. With a deep faith Rose had been known for her beautiful singing in the church in her home village high in the mountains near… Read More

And it all started with a writer…

by Carolyne Aarsen Many years ago, when I first started writing full-time my husband came into my office, sat in his designated chair and gave me a most curious look. I asked him what was the matter. I was hoping he would say something mushy like, I just enjoy watching you work. Or I just… Read More