What is Body Confidence?


I’m going to bet that you’ve probably heard about body confidence by now. Maybe you’ve already read a few blog posts about it, read a news piece or two, or heard one of your favorite celebs talking about it. But what is it really? To understand what Body Confidence is we must first understand whatContinue reading “What is Body Confidence?”

What Do Romance Readers Really Want?


What do romance readers really want? That is the million dollar question and as a writer it’s the one thing I’m always dying to know. What do my readers really want to see in the romance books they pick up? Of course there has been thousands of articles and books that have covered this topic fromContinue reading “What Do Romance Readers Really Want?”

You’ve Finished Your First Draft! Now What?…


So, you’ve finished your first draft? Congratulations! Go out and celebrate because not many people get to this point. However, don’t think for a minute that you are done. Oh no. You are far from done. Writing the 1st draft is actually the easiest part of the whole process. But it’s OK. We’ll walk through the nextContinue reading “You’ve Finished Your First Draft! Now What?…”

On Being Plus Size in The Workplace


It’s hard surviving the modern day workplace. It’s even harder when your fat. If you’re a plus size professional you face the following each day: ♦ From the moment you get up your day starts off on the wrong foot. Why? Because it’s incredibly hard to find well made plus size clothing. It’s either cheaplyContinue reading “On Being Plus Size in The Workplace”

How To Treat Your Writing Like A Business


Writing is a magical journey that can lead us down paths of frustration, enlightenment and financial success…. Among other things. If you’re like me then you love to write but you’re ready to take your writing from “Hobby” to “Career”. Here is how to do it. Step 1: Think about what you want to write.Continue reading “How To Treat Your Writing Like A Business”

Do You Leave a Book Review?


Book Reviews. Are they even worth the effort? I think they are. As a reader I turn to book reviews only after I’ve found a book I might be interested in.  I look for: How many stars someone gave it If it’s a low star (3 or lower) then I read the body of the reviewContinue reading “Do You Leave a Book Review?”

Being A Plus Sized Valentine!


Valentines Day  It represents so much to so many. It’s a time of: loathing and dread anxiety stress anticipation the perfect moment to profess your undying love a time to let your erotic side loose a time to decorate in hearts and flowers and wear your favorite colors a reason to dress up sexy (likeContinue reading “Being A Plus Sized Valentine!”

Romance Books Sent From Cupid!


    Valentines Day isn’t just about flowers and candy or sexy lingerie. Oh no, Valentines Day is also about LOVE. So what better way to celebrate love then to read a Valentines Day themed romance? Don’t know where to find one? Check these out: An Unexpected Valentine by RJ Steele (Short Story) Be MyContinue reading “Romance Books Sent From Cupid!”

Classes, Conferences, Conventions, Retreats and Workshops…Oh My!


The number 1 rule to writing well is to write often. Sometimes it’s hard to find the time to write often in our daily lives. So what do we do when we can’t find the time to write but desperately need to? We hide ourselves away in a writer’s retreat. What’s a writers retreat? WritingContinue reading “Classes, Conferences, Conventions, Retreats and Workshops…Oh My!”

Embracing Body Positivity in 2015


I don’t know about you but I love nothing more then to see a movie, hear a song, read a book or look through a collection of photos that not only lift up the curvy woman but all women in general. A woman’s body is a beautiful thing and yet it gets such hatred andContinue reading “Embracing Body Positivity in 2015”