Marissa Clarke

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Marissa Clarke is a multi award-winning, RITA® nominated author of romance for adults and teens. She lives on an island in the middle of a river. Seriously, she does. When not writing, she wrangles her rowdy pack of three teens, two Cairn Terriers, and one husband.

Inexplicably, her favorite animal is the giant anteater and at one point, she had over 200 "pet" Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches. The roaches are a long story involving three science-crazed kids and a soft spot for rescue animals. The good news is, the "pet" roaches found a home... somewhere else.

Represented by Kevan Lyon of the Marsal Lyon Literary Agency

Also writes YA for Penguin USA and Entangled Publishing, LLC as Mary Lindsey
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The Cooling-Off Period: Handling Criticism Effectively

Photo from DodogSo, I recently finished another round of revisions on the first book in my new romantic comedy series from Entangled Publishing. The revisions were slight, but that has not always been the case. Sometimes, a publisher will ask for huge, sweeping changes--like, this-book-sucks-so-start-all-over changes.

And that's when I step back to cool off.

My dad had a favorite saying that I'm Read more of this blog post »
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“If there was anything he’d learned in his life, it was to fight fire with fire, and if that didn’t work, piss on the fire to put it out.”
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“Freedom you earn is more powerful than freedom handed to you.”
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“Nikolai had expected to have to fight the urge to torture the progeny of his father’s murderer, but he had never anticipated fighting the urge to fuck her.”
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“How did you know the dog was a boy before you read the tag?”

Looking up at him with her cinnamon-colored eyes, she stated very matter-of-factly, “Boys have penises.”

At that moment, Michael was very aware that he, himself, was a boy.”
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“She had no doubt in her mind what he was going to do. And while her ever-elusive shred of common sense squealed, “no,” every thing else in her shouted, “Bring it on.”
Marissa Clarke, Neighbors with Benefits

“If there was anything he’d learned in his life, it was to fight fire with fire, and if that didn’t work, piss on the fire to put it out.”
Marissa Clarke, Neighbors with Benefits

“Nikolai had expected to have to fight the urge to torture the progeny of his father’s murderer, but he had never anticipated fighting the urge to fuck her.”
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“For the first time in his centuries of life, doing the right thing didn’t seem like the right thing to do.”
Marissa Clarke, Love Me to Death

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