Tag Archives: Bedazzled

Sisters Tell All Part 1: TMI and Editing Erotica

I would like to thank my sisters, who are also my editors, beta readers, sounding boards and so much more, for sharing some of their insights into life with a romance author. Welcome to my three wonderful sisters. EWWWW! We … Continue reading

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Responding on Quora: Getting to the ‘Heart’ of Fiction

“Writing fiction feels like an adventurous act, nudging aside reality a word at a time.”  ― James Van Pelt Although I was still avoiding Instagram completely, and all but ignoring LinkedIn,  I believed I had become sophisticated in my use of … Continue reading

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Writing a Series? Plan Ahead, Plan Ahead

With all the excitement of participating in Sultry Nights, my first collection – and believe me I am excited – I have failed to provide an update on my other work, specifically the fourth book of the Beguiling Bachelor Series. Actually, I … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones a Romance? Here’s 4 Reasons Why

Ok, so there are plenty of bloody battles – and I do mean plenty and I do mean bloody – in Game of Thrones. And yes, there is incest and greed, murder most foul and mayhem in general, but I … Continue reading

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Is a Break from Romance worth the Gamble?

I should be feeling guilty right now. Here I am, gambling and losing my money in a casino – have I mentioned that I love to gamble– and not sitting and writing. Well, okay, at this very moment I am … 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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5 Guaranteed Ways to Fail at Blogging

It’s Thursday and I need content – again. I am not alone in getting the jitters when Thursday comes around. Other bloggers all over the world feel the same way every week, every month or even every day. Content, new original … Continue reading

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A Vacation Discovery: Romance Novels

It is with great pleasure, that I introduce today’s guest blogger, Sandra Berman. Sandy and I have known each other forever. We met during our corporate days over a box of Frango Mints, a Chicago delicacy that you can buy … Continue reading

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Can a Porcupine Learn to be a Crocodile

Growing up in the Midwest, I was afraid of tornados. They came out of nowhere without the warnings we sometimes get today, and they laid waste to all in their path. I was fascinated with them by the time I attended … Continue reading

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Strong, Sweet and Sexy: 5 TV Actors that Make Me Drool

Everyone has their own opinions, sure, but isn’t it fun to compare notes? You love the Fast and Furious series, your best friend hates it. She can’t get enough of “Friends” you prefer reruns of “Lost.” It doesn’t matter. You … Continue reading

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