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Stealing Hearts – Meet Rachel Shane

Welcome Rachel Shane. It is my pleasure to bring you this wonderful author, a fellow contributor to our Sultry Nights Collection, due in August. Today Rachel is sharing an excerpt from another collection. I hope you enjoy it as much as I … Continue reading

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The Heat is Almost Here! Can you Feel it?

There are two things I have always loved – a great read and a bargain. Okay three – let’s not forget chocolate. When I was younger, I hounded used bookstores, trading a bag of books I’d read for a stack … Continue reading

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Inspiration versus The Rules ( #pnr #bdsm #MFRWAuthor)

By Lisabet Sarai I didn’t start out as a romance author. My debut novel Raw Silk (first edition 1999) had romantic elements and an unequivocal HEA ending, but the book was marketed by its publisher Black Lace as “erotica for … Continue reading

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What Makes a Novel a Romance?

There are as many definitions of romance as there are dictionaries. The most common definition, and the most widely accepted, is a “feeling of excitement and mystery associated with love.” But all of the definitions digress quickly, adding statements like … Continue reading

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What to get for Easter? Try these 10 Eggcellent RomComs

I love to watch TV. I don’t do it as often as I would like, what with writing and marketing books, and learning more about writing and marketing books. So I tend to binge watch when I veg in front … Continue reading

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Improve Your Blog Content and Happiness in One Step

Purpose. We all have one. Most likely, we have several. We try to make our choices with a sense of purpose. A sense of purpose is believed to be a top contributor to a person’s happiness. I always assumed I … Continue reading

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Forbidden Kisses by Sha Renee

I am pleased to introduce you to Sha Renée, photographer, nature lover and  an author creating stories where duty, honor and passion unite.  Today, Sha is sharing an excerpt from her novel, Forbidden Kisses.  Title: Forbidden Kisses Genre: Military Romance … Continue reading

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Transforming the Normal to the “Novel”

“Where do you get your story ideas?” I am asked that more than any other question, once people get past the shock. Why are they shocked? Well, usually I get asked the question when I am with highly educated and … Continue reading

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Announcing Maddy’s Romance Madness

  I am excited to announce that I am expanding my blog to two days per week. Next week, I will kick off Maddy’s Romance Madness every Tuesday. Romance Madness is a weekly introduction to other romance authors, some new … Continue reading

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3 Grabbers. Vote on your Favorite Now

“It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” I am sure you know the opening of “A Tale of Two Cities.” It is famous, as so many first lines are. Great first lines grab your attention. … Continue reading

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