Monthly Archives: March 2016

20 Romance Heroes Disguised as Villains


Everyone loves a hero but what about those heroes disguised as villains? Have you ever read a romance novel where the hero of the story was clearly a villain? I have and I admit, that type of “hero” is my favorite. … Continue reading

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Essential Books, Tools and Apps for a Successful Writing Career


First and foremost, the most important tool in my writing arsenal is Pinterest. Yes, you read that correctly. Pinterest is where I have a stash of writing articles I click on when I’m not sure I’m doing something correctly, a … Continue reading

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Authors Worthy of Admiration


Every writer has an author that: Never fails to inspire. Awakens the writing muse within us. Whom we look up to, hoping to emulate their success.   For me, I have three such authors. The Author Who Awoke The Writing Muse Within Me … Continue reading

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8 Plus Size & Body Positive Projects To Sink Your Teeth Into


Reading about body positivity and joining online groups that support loving yourself for who you are today is great but sometimes you want more. Instead of reading about a great event, product or movement you can help fund them and be … Continue reading

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Bring on the Romantic Suspense!


Today I wanted to share just a few books in my “To Be Read” wish list of romantic suspense books coming out this year. All of the books below have romance tangled up with mystery and suspense. Some are christian novels, … Continue reading

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What are Character Aesthetic Boards?


Character aesthetic boards are the Pinterest version of character aesthetic posts on Tumblr. They can also be known as character inspiration boards. (Come check out my Destiny Be Damned Inspiration board to see what I mean.) To put in basic terms, … Continue reading

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2016 Plus Size & Body Positive Events


It’s good to say “I’m me. I love myself whether I’m plus size, skinny or somewhere in between. ” It’s good to know deep down that you are enough and that the best thing you could for yourself and your … Continue reading

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Romance Reader Conventions, Book Fairs and Author Signing 2016


Remember, back when you were young and in elementary school, waiting for that wonderful time of the year to roll around? That time of the year where a mobile store filled with all your favorite things sets up shop at … Continue reading

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Romance Contest, Conferences, Conventions & Workshops 2016


As an unpublished writer one of the best things you could ever do for your manuscript is to run it through a few contests before pitching it to literary agents and publisher. Why? Because, depending on how far your MS … Continue reading

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Depression & The People That Love You


  Depression is real and it is not something to joke about. You can’t turn it off just because you want to or because someone insists you have nothing to be depressed about. Depression never goes away BUT with the … Continue reading

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