Susan Vaughan here. Saturday was indeed “Love and Chocolate.” Librarian Sue McClintock, of the Vose Library in Union, Maine,invited me to be the first romance author to do a book talk. The month of Valentine’s Day seemed to be the logical time for a romance author.
The Vose Library has occupied a...Read more of this blog post »
Forbes Mates, Book 2
Cover by Reese Dante
Release date: 3/7/2016
Jamie Ryan was almost ready to accept he’d never find his destined mate. They’re... Read more of this blog post »
Mumbai from the Eyes of a Delhite: Part 7
[This is the seventh in a series of blogs about Mumbai]
Living in the Crime Capital of India aka Gurgaon definitely taught me to value the safe freedom Mumbai has to offer.
I am not kidding when I say that during the two years I lived in Gurgaon, I would ge...Read more of this blog post »
Tanggal 24 Januari 2016 merupakan momen yang harus tercatat dalam sejarah kepenulisan saya. Satu lagi kumpulan cerpen, kami terbitkan dan berakhir sebagai wadah untuk mendulang donasi. Nilainyabarangkali tidak seberapa, tetapi kesungguhan dan sukacita yang terlewati selama proses penulisan hingga...Read more of this blog post »
From bestselling and award-winning author, Heather Osborne, comes a new historical romance of unrequited love and devious plots.
Brutally torn between duty and his heart, Henri Du Cormier never expected to be completely enraptured with Adrienne Beaumont, the sister of his betrothed. As the new ow...Read more of this blog post »
I feel so honored by the thousands upon thousands of people who are gathering today to celebrate the release of my new short story!!
Oh, wait … there’s a thing called a Super Bowl? And THAT’s why you’re all getting together?!?
Well, if you’re not into that football thing or are in need of a depress...Read more of this blog post »
Last year,I was inspired to make ‘daring greatly‘ my phrase for the year, after reading Brené Brown’s book of the same name –And I did dare greatly on the emotional front and saw the fruits of that showing already this year. I can see myself being more together with regard to my emotions and choi...Read more of this blog post »
Thanks to some conversations recently, I’ve been thinking about evaluating sources. Obviously, this is something I’ve taught for years in the classroom setting, but I think it is even more important to consider in a wider context given the growing propensity for people to link articles in online...Read more of this blog post »
Relic was the first book ‘off the presses’ so to speak, in the Morelville Mysteries series. Quite frankly, I hadn’t found a decent proof reader yet when it was published and some of the early reviews for the book reflect that. All along, I’ve made corrections to it, here and there, as they’ve bee...Read more of this blog post »
I love food. Cooking and eating together is one of my favorite ways of showing love – to my spouse, my friends, and my family. There’s very few things I won’t eat… and can count on one hand the number of times I haven’t enjoyed that random thing I ordered off the menu. Food in Japan is spectacu... Read more of this blog post »
Some very seasoned authors I have met have no website of any kind, som... Read more of this blog post »
Meanwhile, I'm no... Read more of this blog post »
Ich gratuliere Martina ganz herzlich! Es ist zwar nicht das erste Buch, das in einem Verlag erscheint, aber meines Wissens nach das erste Taschenbuch! Ich bin schon sehr gespannt auf das Cover und freue mich auf den Herbst! :-)
Endlich, endlich, endlich da...
- Beau... Read more of this blog post »
Kang Gogol, kumaha damang? Saya baru baca cerpen “Hidung” karya sampean. Saya kok bingung ya, ketika Kovalev kehilangan hidungnya dan hendak melapor ke polisi, eh dia malah ketemu hidung itu. Si hidung turun dari kereta kuda dan bahkan memakai seragam pejabat. Saya enggak bisa bayangin hidungnya...Read more of this blog post »
You can win the opportunity to have your name used in the third book Viral.
After is available to buy on Amazon. Read more of this blog post »
Mijn moeder heeft me jaren geplaagd door op de meest idiote momenten het zinnetje “En wat vind jij eigenlijk van de televisie en de telefoon?” op te werpen. Dat zat zo. Toen ik ongeveer vijftien was had ik een soort van occasioneel lief van wie de voornaamste kwaliteiten zijn lang blond haar en z...Read more of this blog post »
Chuc mung nam moi! (Happy New Year!). It's Tet... Read more of this blog post »
In tales of the Goddess Brigid, She is a healer whose gifts of inspiration and wisdom can mend and evolve souls. These stories are not fantasies, but encoded teachings that reveal our relationship to powerful, benevolent beings and energies that infuse and inform our waking-world reality. They te...Read more of this blog post »
Me preguntaba cómo se resolvería el efecto Gaddis en casi trescientas páginas, si provocaría la misma adictiva sensación de lector voyeur que me produjeron la... Read more of this blog post »
do I do with all this leftover love?
My hands were built for crawling on.
How do I write myself gently. How
do I not worship the shipwreck that
stranded me here?”
- Sierra DeMulder, from “After Googling Affirmations for Abuse Survivors,”We Slept Here (via wethinkwedream) Read more of this blog post »
I write a lot about my characters and even a little bit about myself…but I think about you guys just as much. It’s so satisfying when I see new reviews or know that someone has bought one of my books. And yet, I sometimes find myself wondering — who are you really?
So, if you’ve got a minute and w...Read more of this blog post »
I couldn’t even think of a word to use to describe it.
Strange how much I wanted this experience to be mine, to feel like I really accomplished everything I set out to do when I got this book. I wanted what the speaker had—her confidence, her warmth, her understanding.
Dejected,... Read more of this blog post »
Author, Kate Wrath:
Endgameis coming along nicely, still on track for spring. I’ve passed 60k words, now, which is probably around the halfway point, because it looks like this is going to be another long one. There’s so much to wrap up in this book, so many things that need to happen! Also, there...Read more of this blog post »
Synopsisin 3 sentences or less:A woman saves Legend's life and then tells him that her father is planning to harm President Ulysses S. Grant. Legend goes to Grant to warn him, and Grant asks him to gather intelligence on the plot.
Oh please, nobody wants to read a melodrama abou... Read more of this blog post »
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”
How many times have you told someone something that was later retold to you by someone else?
And how often did it sound compltely different from what you remember telling?
Probably a lot.
There is a...Read more of this blog post »
Or scritch me.
This is Tam. You’ve all met him before. He’s about 15 pounds (a little over one stone) of black, muscular passive-aggressive aloofness. His head almost reaches the top of the couch cushions and he doesn’t like to be picked up.
He’s been diabetic for a while now but is ever so good ab...Read more of this blog post »
On February 8th, 1910, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. For 100 years, the BSA stood as a strong bulwark of conservative, libertarian, moral values. They successfully united boys from diverse backgrounds, different religions, and different ethnicities– uniting them based upon the princ...Read more of this blog post »
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