LET’S TALK ABOUT…FALL (ING INTO LOVE)

When I was strictly a reader, before I wrote my first novel, I can’t remember if my taste in books changed with the seasons. As summer leaves turned a burnished fall reddish orange, did I suddenly long for ghoulish ghost stories? Did my mind wander toward frosty mornings and wish for a cozy holiday romance… Read More

1 Have you ever tried a boxed set of novellas by a variety of authors?

Lyn Cote here—I am participating in a boxed set with 14 Christmas novellas, a mix of wholesome sweet romances and some inspirational by 14 authors. Right now you can pre-order it while it’s at the introductory price of 99 cents. The set, Sweet Christmas Kisses 4, contains quite a mix of authors. Here are a… Read More

The Joy of Second Chances

by Ariella Moon I admit, I was a little startled when I caught my first glimpse of the cover for Second Chances: A Romance Writers of America Collection. A bare-chested male model oozing sex? Gasp! A ridiculous reaction, I know. But as a writer of sweet Young Adult romance and medieval fantasy, my book covers… Read More

THE SWEET SOUND OF CHOCOLATE

I love animals, especially dogs. I grew up with small dogs-poodles, Pomeranians, Yorkshire Terriers. We had a few cats too. But when I got older and moved out on my own I was amazed at how much I loved bigger breeds. My husband introduced me to Chocolate Labrador Retrievers, and we got our first lab…. Read More

Disasters and How To Use Them

by Linda O. Johnston I’m a writer.  Everything I see and do can provide an idea for something to write, or to include in a story that I’m already writing. And maybe that will be the case with all of the horrible disasters that have been occurring across the country recently. But I’m mostly so,… Read More

We Want No Stinkin’ War!

By Gina Danna The American Civil War – why would I write a story during this timeframe? All stories written about this time are all just Gone With The Wind in a different style…. The War Between the States – the ‘official’ name for the Civil War of 1861-1865 – is a fascinating and complex… Read More

Being Real in an Imaginary World

by Danica Winters Let’s get real. We are kindred spirits. Anyone who spends as much time as we do, well, we have to have a ton in common. We want men (on and off the pages of our books) who are just as imperfect as we are. We want heroes who make us think, and… Read More

New Release Deadly Secrets

by Margaret Daley My new release this month is DEADLY SECRETS, the 10th romantic suspense and last book in my Strong Women, Extraordinary Situations Series. I was excited about the premise of this story. I wanted to have a story about a past relationship that ended when the heroine left the hero at the altar…. Read More

My Favorite Fur-baby

by Michelle Major When my kids were very young, other moms used to tell me they dreaded their children coming home from play dates at my house because of the requests for a trip to the pet store. I’m a total sucker for animals and almost zero willpower when it comes to saying no to… Read More