I'm pleased with Trees. It's an atmospheric tale that I hope will have readers seeing fores... Read more of this blog post »
Lance devoted his life to serving a vampire, Elizabella, until the day she committed suicide. These tragic events bring another vampire, Tavok, into his life. Though Lance knows immediately that he and Tavok belong together, he wonders if he de... Read more of this blog post »
*I used GRAMMARLY to grammar check this post because I have two toddlers, two cats, and one large, needy canine each demanding my attention while I try to write a coherent sentence.*
Writing Under Contract: The Down and Dirty Details
Writing under contract wit... Read more of this blog post »
Notes: So, I don’t get as in-depth on the game as I wanted to, but I just ran out of time to write and I need to move past this particular day in the story. Don’t hate me, Bostonians! Plus, smexy chapter! Plus introspection, plus history, all equals what I hope is a good time. Thanks for the birt... Read more of this blog post »
Down the corridor, Dmitri pulled Hera into a small study.
Deep inside her heart, Hera was still hurt. Even though she understood about how Bathsheba clouded his judgment, she could not understand how he could fall to pieces again. With this in mind, she most certainly did not want to be pulled an... Read more of this blog post »
Well, this is my first proper blog and I guess I'm going to talk about my book 'Last Lives'
Blurb: The world is changing. Human kind has become an endangered species. Crimson hates what she's become and would do anything to be normal again, to have her family again.When a delicate bal... Read more of this blog post »
In my first novel, Scat, I mention that Earth in 2203 is a resource-depleted and climatically challenged place and that Man had to push out into space to bring back the minerals it needed to repair its climate and keep its factories open. It’s a backstory that allows for the discovery of an artef...Read more of this blog post »
On a recent trip to Singapore, my mother and I got i... Read more of this blog post »
I got a bad review. The first, but definitely not the last. Most readers and even a couple of professional reviewers (USAToday for instance) liked my novel St. Bart’s. This reader did not. Even those with more tempered enthusiasm in the past had good things to say about the book. Not this woman....Read more of this blog post »
My next book,The Earl Who Played With Fire, is coming in a few short months! The writing is progressing as planned, and Prudence is currently giving a certain earl some hell on their way to their happily ever after :) In the meantime, though, I could use your help with a critical component: the c...Read more of this blog post »
This is from sci-ence.org:
I open with this, because it’s kinda cute, kinda fun, and I don’t want tempers to fray before I’ve even got a paragraph in.
So, this time last year, I took the train from Carcasson to Toulouse. I say that… I took a long series of ever-increasingly-delayed trains to Toul...Read more of this blog post »
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Note: KILLING SARAI is Romantic Suspense & not considered New Adult.Read more of this blog post »
The... Read more of this blog post »
David Foster Wallace,Infinite Jest, as quoted in D. T. Max’sEvery Love Story Is a Ghost Story. (via fishingboatproceeds)
This is full of truth.Read more of this blog post »
“It’s understandable for people to want all their favorite things to happen, but the crazy thing is to think that they can avoid all the hard things. To want everything you ever dreamed of, to the exclusion of anything hard, that feels common to me now in a way that is hurting people. They’re ign...Read more of this blog post »
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That energy which every parent yearns for as their toddler puts the energizer bunny to shame through sunny afternoons and late into wee hours of the night.
That energy... Read more of this blog post »
I'm soooo excited!!
My adult debut, Taste The Heat, is only a few short weeks from being live and out in the world...EEP! We just had the cover reveal, which was a blast and I can't thank y'all enough for the fun comments and love.
We shared a tasty (I can't help myself lol)excerpt with the reveal...Read more of this blog post »
You only have to look at my backlist to know that I love Anthologies. There is something about an anthology call that I just cannot resist. Her Type Of G... Read more of this blog post »
“Sh-h,” I soothed, and stroked his brow, my lips against his temple.
I sat on the end of the high bed and he knelt beside it. My legs draped over his shoulders, his head caught between my knees.
“This is what you said you wanted, isn’t it? His cock in your mouth?” I squeezed my thighs, just to let...Read more of this blog post »
Last year, I introduced you to an amazing new writer, Cameo Renae and her debut novel, In My Dreams! Today, let's talk about her second effort, Hidden Wings.
(Hidden Wings #1)
Seventeen is a life changing age for Emma Wise.
As her family's sole survivor in a car crash, she is left...Read more of this blog post »
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Morals play a large part in religion; morals are good if they’re healthy for society. Like Christianity, which is all I know, the values you get from like the Ten Commandments. I think every religion is important in its own respect. You know, if you’re Muslim, then Islam is the way for you. If...
existence by visitors. To the native inhabitants it makes perfect sense.
The world is dying and there is nothing anyone can do to stop it.”
Royal page and messenger for the Family Crimson
I had no idea w... Read more of this blog post »
What is Vine, besides a thing on which grapes grow?
Vine is an app for your phone or tablet or [name of other strange, reality-displacing device] that allows... Read more of this blog post »
About Mathias: Born in Germany in 1969, moved with my family to Switzerland when I wasten years old. Started to love reading as a young teenager.
Have been working in airtraffic control simulation for most of my adult life. Apart from aviation, have always beeninterested in history and the dark si...Read more of this blog post »
Since I'm on the dreaded book buying ban, I won't be buying any new releases for a while. Therefore, the books on my summer TBR list are all books that I have. The top ten on my list are books that I've had for a while and wa... Read more of this blog post »
This book has it all: despair, sorrow and romance. I enjoyed writing it, and based on initial reaction, readers are enjoying it as well. Here's a brief description:
What would you do if your perfect life was shattered by a series o... Read more of this blog post »
Until Fountain Bridge, the On Dublin Street novella following Adam and Ellie's story is out today in the US! For you UK folks it's out on the 20th June.
From the New York Times bestselling author of On Dublin Street and Down London Road comes a new novella about finding love in familiar place... Read more of this blog post »
The crowd gathered…
Last Thursday night, the NSW Writers’ Centre took their tutors out of their comfort zones and asked them to create a story, mashing together two very different genres.
My challenge was to mash up…
…the podium awaited…
Reading out my genre mash!
I was...Read more of this blog post »
The readers have spoken, and you chose this cover: I have to say, I love it too. And I want to say a big thank you to Mallory Rock, who did my cover last year for Zombie Candy and outdid herself this year with the newest Annie Ogden mystery.
COLLATERAL DAMAGE launches on June 23, 2013.
For a li...Read more of this blog post »
The phone rang just as I was sitting down to write my next blog post. One look at the caller ID told me it was trouble. My plumber, Sam, who has an endless number of ways to drain my bank account.
I let the phone go to voice mail and logged in to my blog.
The doorbell rang. Twice. Three times. Then...Read more of this blog post »
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The Daydreamer’s Ramblings is
a semi-regular discussion feature about bookish things. I love to hear
your opinions on all topics, and if there any topics you think I should
talk about be sure to let me know!
A couple weeks ago, Chuck Wendig wrote a post called “25
Things You Should Know About Youn... Read more of this blog post »
Vă spuneam că zilele trecute am fost în București, la lansarea numărului 5 al revistei Harap Alb Continuă. M-am întâlnit, printre alții, cu personajele inventate de Creangă și reinventate de echipa HAC, așa cum puteți vedea în fotografia alăturată. În numărul 5 apare și un nou episod din nuvela m...Read more of this blog post »