February!

Yes, it’s now the second month of this year.  As I mentioned last month, it will be a busy one for me.  I have four books coming out in 2018! Publication of the first is fast approaching.   That’s in March, and I have already received my author’s copies.  As always, it’s great fun to actually… Read More

A Brand New Start

by Elizabeth Goddard Have you ever thought about what you would change if you could have a do over in life? If you could go back in time and change any aspect of your life—what would that be? If you’ve lived a few decades like me, then you might have a better idea of what… Read More

Almost Valentine’s Day

Hi. My name is Leslie Hachtel and I write romance novels. Why? Well, I could come up with a lot of reasons, but the truth is…I love ‘love’ and a happy ending. There is nothing better in the universe. As simple as that. And, who doesn’t like a good love story? Okay, there are probably… Read More

4 Surviving Danger

As a writer, I’m always looking for new story ideas.  I often find that past experiences can be a great help.  Have you ever survived a dangerous situation?  How did you do it? When I was first learning to snow ski, I got caught after dark on top of Stowe Mountain in Vermont.  It’s a… Read More

1 Pour Me Another!

By Jenna Sutton Although most writers love doing research, I’m not one of them. I always considered research a necessary evil to make sure my books were accurate and authentic. But the research I did for my new Trinity Distillery series was so much fun, it didn’t feel like research. It felt like a vacation!… Read More

Getting to Meet One of My Favorite Celebrities

Have you ever hoped that you could meet your favorite celebrity? What would you say? How would you act? Questions like that helped inspire the idea for my just released novel, #Starstruck. I am a proud pop culture junkie. I make a daily stop at Eonline.com to see what’s happening in the entertainment world. I… Read More

2 How to Spot a Serial Killer

As an author of dark suspense it’s a given that I spend an inordinate amount of time pondering serial killers. Not every novel features one, but enough do that I’ve spent more than my share of hours in the bad guys’ heads. A not always pleasant place to be, but unfailingly educating, nonetheless. Based on… Read More

Let’s hear it for the not-so-perfect heroine!

One of my all-time favorite secondary characters is now getting her time to shine! I created Miss Anne Adair for the third book in my Once Upon a Rogue series.  I really loved Anne from the beginning, and what drew me to her was her imperfection. Anne has one leg slightly shorter than the other,… Read More

Quick—What’s the Last Romantic Thing You Did?

by Laura Marie Altom Stumped? Me, too! LOL! A friend of mine tackles the newsletter for a writers’ organization we belong to, and out of the blue she hit me up for an emergency article quote. “Quick!” she said, “tell me something you did that was romantic.” I was mortified that as a romance writer,… Read More

2 LET’S TALK ABOUT… RESOLUTIONS

Happy New Year. A new beginning. As the calendar turns from December to January millions of us all over the world feel compelled to make ourselves promises we will never keep. Oh, I know. Some of you have constitutions of steel. You make up your mind to do something, you go the distance. I say,… Read More