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Elaine White

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Elaine White is the author of multi-genre MM romance, celebrating 'love is love' and offering diversity in both genre and character within her stories.
Growing up in a small town and fighting cancer in her early teens taught her that life is short and dreams should be pursued. She lives vicariously through her independent, and often hellion characters, exploring all possibilities within the romantic universe.
The Winner of two Watty Awards – Collector's Dream (An Unpredictable Life) and Hidden Gem (Faithfully) – and an Honourable Mention in 2016's Rainbow Awards (A Royal Craving) Elaine is a self-professed geek, reading addict, and a romantic at heart.

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Elaine White When I get writer's block I really suffer. It can last anywhere from days to months and it kills me.

What I try to do is write at least a sentence a…more
When I get writer's block I really suffer. It can last anywhere from days to months and it kills me.

What I try to do is write at least a sentence a day. It doesn't matter what story it's for, as long as I write something. If it's an idea, then I try to run with it until the whole story is sorted out in my head. If it's just a sentence for one book one day and a sentence for another book the next day, that's fine. As long as I write something I'll eventually get over it.

Sometimes I think it's a lack of interest; where you get to the point in the story you're writing when you know exactly what is going to happen and there's nothing new to write anymore. That's usually when it hits me. My solution is to go off and read someone's else's book or work on another book until the story ending is a surprise again, then I get back to work.(less)
Elaine White Hi Amara, I'm so sorry about this. I usually always post to Amazon as soon as my review is written, but sometimes my schedule is just so full that I…moreHi Amara, I'm so sorry about this. I usually always post to Amazon as soon as my review is written, but sometimes my schedule is just so full that I try to get it up *somewhere* immediately and forget the rest. I'm posting it to Amazon CA, US, and UK as we speak. And if there's anywhere else you want it posted, just let me know. :) (less)
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“He had placed the life of every one of his men before his own, and if that wasn’t the sign of a truly great leader, then he didn’t know what was.”
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“I was only trying to survive,” she mumbled, as if it made any difference. It was no excuse to use against someone who had truly been trying to survive, and Damian had done so quite successfully since 1450. What right had she to say that it was hard?”
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“As much as he cared for Kaitlin, he knew that the clan’s survival was much more important that his own heart. Without her, he would be heartbroken all over again. He would lose her just as he had lost Angela with no hope of ever seeing her again, but he could run the clan with a broken heart. He would be a stronger, more feared leader without her, but he was sure that if Kaitlin had known his reasoning, she would have understood. She was the only one to understand him.”
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Elaine White Truus wrote: "Hii Elaine thank you for your friendship xx"

Hello you! :) Good to see you here. You do realise that I now have to go trailing through your books now, to see what I need to read? :D


message 11: by Truuss

Truuss Hii Elaine thank you for your friendship xx


message 10: by Elaine

Elaine White Loretta wrote: "Hi Elaine,
Thanks for your help - I managed to remove the book, but of course, that removed your comment too, so I coildn't thank you there. Much appreciated. Have a good Sunday.
Cheers."


LOL. No problem. :) You're welcome. There have been a few I've made a mistake with at times, as well.


Loretta Hi Elaine,
Thanks for your help - I managed to remove the book, but of course, that removed your comment too, so I coildn't thank you there. Much appreciated. Have a good Sunday.
Cheers.


Elaine White Arch wrote: "thanks for accepting my request!!!
ack! I didn't know that there was an anthology involving the cellist' characters. omg!

^^"


LOL. I'd be happy to send you a copy of Cef Notes, if you want it. xxx


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Arch Bala thanks for accepting my request!!!
ack! I didn't know that there was an anthology involving the cellist' characters. omg!

^^


Elaine White Tracy wrote: "Thanks for accepting friend request :)
Nice too meet you! I loved reading The Cellist,just curious,is their going to be another book? Looking forward to reading more of your books."


Hi Tracy! Thanks for the friend request. No, there won't be another book, but have you read Clef Notes? It's an anthology of short stories, that relate to the characters of The Cellist. I also have an MM series, called 'Decadent', with two books. The third comes out in October. <3 Thanks so much for getting in touch. xx


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Tracy Perry Thanks for accepting friend request :)
Nice too meet you! I loved reading The Cellist,just curious,is their going to be another book? Looking forward to reading more of your books.


Elaine White SheReadsALot (hide yo' possums) wrote: "Thanks for the friend request. :)"

No problem. :) I saw your review of my lit sister Piper's book and I just had to add you. lol.


SheReadsALot Thanks for the friend request. :)


Heather K (dentist in my spare time) Thanks! I've read a few of them, actually! I'll have to check the rest of them out!


Rosanna Leo Lovely to meet you!


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