5 Spooky Stories To Keep You Up At Night


Looking for a ghostly read this Halloween? Come check out these 5 ghost stories listed.

What Romance Readers Want to See in Chapter One


To further the discussion from The Right Way To Start Your Romance Novel I decided to create a reader poll to hear what’s in demand straight from the source. The following Facebook Reader Groups took part: Erotica Readers and Authors with 10,107 members Interracial Romance Readers with 1,852 members Romance & Thrillers with 13,507 members Without further ado hereContinue reading “What Romance Readers Want to See in Chapter One”

I Want To Hear From You


I’m back! Some of you know that I took time off from writing to help my husband through a very difficult time. However, I think it’s time to jump back into the thick of things. The itch to write is becoming too great to ignore. I’ve got some ideas floating around on what to talkContinue reading “I Want To Hear From You”

The 2016 RITA Finalist Reading Challenge


The RITA is a contest put on by the Romance Writers of America that is basically the Oscars of the Romantic Fiction world. If you write romance this is the award you want listed in your bio.  “The RITA is the highest award of distinction in romance fiction. It recognizes excellence in published romance novels andContinue reading “The 2016 RITA Finalist Reading Challenge”

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. Give me a man who is imperfect, real, rough around the edges but soft inContinue reading “20 Romance Heroes Disguised as Villains”

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 Karen Marie Moning It was midway through reading her Fever series that I realized IContinue reading “Authors Worthy of Admiration”

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, some are historical, some are down right dirty. What can I say, I have eclecticContinue reading “Bring on the Romantic Suspense!”

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 your school… Book Fair Week! The time of year where you saved all your extraContinue reading “Romance Reader Conventions, Book Fairs and Author Signing 2016”

What is Booktrack?


There are two types of readers. Those that need silence while reading. Those that need music to drown out distractions in order to read. Which one are you? I prefer silence while reading. Listening to music and reading a book at the same time never even occurred to me. Sure, I use music while I writeContinue reading “What is Booktrack?”

Join The Club: Facebook Groups for Romance Readers


Have you ever wished you could find a group of people who loved the kind of romance books you do? Someone to talk with and share your favorite romance reads or learn about new ones? For some, there are book clubs where you are obligated to read a specific book each month, sit in a roomContinue reading “Join The Club: Facebook Groups for Romance Readers”