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Amy Corwin

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Amy Corwin is a charter member of the Romance Writers of America and recently joined Mystery Writers of America. She has been writing for the last ten years and managing a career as an enterprise systems administrator in the computer industry. She writes Regencies/historicals, mysteries, and contemporary paranormals. To be truthful, most of her books include a bit of murder and mayhem since she discovered that killing off at least one character is a highly effective way to make the remaining ones toe the plot line.
Amy’s books include the two Regency romances, SMUGGLED ROSE, and LOVE, THE CRITIC; three Regency romantic mysteries, I BID ONE AMERICAN, THE BRICKLAYER’S HELPER, and THE NECKLACE; and her first paranormal, VAMPIRE PROTECTOR.
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Amy Corwin I'm working on another Archer family Regency romance: Fencing for Ladies. And I also have a paranormal suspense, Time, in the editing stage, while I'm…moreI'm working on another Archer family Regency romance: Fencing for Ladies. And I also have a paranormal suspense, Time, in the editing stage, while I'm plotting out another paranormal suspense, Smoke.

Then it's on to another Second Sons Inquiry Agency Regency mystery, Voyage with Death, before I swing around to another Archer family book. Lots to do. :)(less)
Amy Corwin If I waited for inspiration, I'd rarely write. :)
I try to write five days a week, whether I'm inspired or not. If I can't get into the groove, I find …more
If I waited for inspiration, I'd rarely write. :)
I try to write five days a week, whether I'm inspired or not. If I can't get into the groove, I find that editing the previous day's work gets my mind working so that I can do my writing for the day.

I should have added that as advice to aspiring authors: don't wait for inspiration, make yourself inspired by writing. You'll find that the discipline of writing on a regular schedule actually makes you more creative and more inspired, than just waiting around for some spark of creativity to light.(less)
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While this post has absolutely nothing to do with my writing, it is something that means a lot to me. I've been watching the nesting efforts of Green Herons at a pond next to our house for almost two months now, and although I have no scientific credentials whatsoever and am by no means an authority or even a pretender to any kind of knowledge of any kind, I have wanted to document some of my obse Read more of this blog post »
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Stan Law A belated thanks for choosing me to be among your friends, Amy. It may interest you that one of my books: Marvin Clark—In Search of Freedom is now a matching FREE download on Amazon Kindle. Enjoy it while you can. (A little review on Amazon wouldn't hurt either!)
http://www.amazon.com/Marvin-Clark-Se...


message 3: by Amy

Amy Corwin Escaping Notice

If you use Amazon's Kindle and want a light read for the weekend, Escaping Notice, is free until the end of today (Saturday, June 16, 2012). The link is: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007LT42F2/

Enjoy the weekend!


message 2: by Beth

Beth Hi Amy,
Thanks for befriending this fellow mystery author on Goodreads!


Jeannie Faulkner Barber Hi Amy and thanks for adding me. Isn't this a great website? If you have the time, I'd love for you to visit my web site, jeanniebarber.com. I'm a novice writer so feel free to make any kind of suggestions, ideas or thoughts to correct it. I’m co-authoring a novel with Patty Wiseman, another friend on Goodreads. We’ve known each other for over 30 years. While you're there, please sign the guestbook, too!


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