Using Fictional Writing Tools To Craft Your Real Life

Truth is stranger than fiction, or so the saying goes. There’s a stark line drawn between the fictional and the real worlds, as there probably should be. However, there’s also no denying that the way we look at our own personal story affects us personally. And as writers, we have a unique list of tools(…)

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Injured hero #MM style #GLBT #western story by @shilohsaddler

Living Within your Limitations Let’s face it we all have limitations. Some of us can’t do math to save our lives (raises hand) and some of us have more obvious limitations like blindness or the loss of a limb. We all have to make it through life the best we can and that means living(…)

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From Kaye Spencer – Lassoing a Mail-Order Bride anthology & Ice Cream Recipe #western #romance

  My short story, A Permanent Woman, is one of the stories in the Lassoing a Mail-order Bride anthology from Prairie Rose Publications. The children in the story are excited to attend a summer community celebration because of the activities and an unlimited supply of homemade the ice cream, so I’m sharing my family’s hand-me-down ice(…)

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August release by Sean Michael

This month I’ve had a novel, two short and a longer novella, a short story collection reprint and a story in an anthology published! It’s been a busy month and I thought I’d share those titles with you this morning.   Kendall Webber is deep in the closet. Between working as a mechanic in a(…)

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Covers come in all shapes and sizes

In the book, All I Need to Know in Life I learned From Romance Novels, A Guide for Turning Fiction into Reality by Victoria M. Johnson,  the author has a quote from Jude Deveraux: “Romance novels give us hope: hope for the future, hope for the present. For a few moments we can escape our(…)

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Planning a Heist

Our latest release, The Heist, got its start on a rainy Monday a while back, when hubs and I attended a behind-the-scenes tour at our small Iowa town’s exquisite art museum. A new exhibit was about to open, and we were treated to detailed descriptions of the process of locating and ordering traveling exhibits, shipping(…)

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11 Authors + 11 Romantic Stories…

Eleven authors + eleven romantic stories add up to one big, bestselling bargain! by Dale Mayer, Donna Marie Rogers, Stacey Joy Netzel, Amy Gamet, Edie Ramer, Lois Winston, Pamela Fryer, Georgina Lee, Kate Kelly, Wendy Ely and Lyndi Lamont In July, our Romance Super Bundle II: Second Chances made the USA Today bestseller list! It’s(…)

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Goodnight Message, book covers and buy links for 6 books

    Well readers, this is my last post. I hope you enjoyed learning about me and my books. My new release “Flagitious” is due out later this month. I hope you choose to buy my books. They are filled with adventure, mystery, danger, intrigue and romance. I also want to thank the staff of(…)

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Message, poems, book cover, and buy links

Well readers, it is 8 pm, here in Logan, Ohio. It is nearing my sleep time. Here are two more poems for your enjoyment. These are also from Poems About Life, Love, and Everything in Between. WHEN I REMEMBER When I remember my past. I don’t want to re-live them. Just never hate or forget(…)

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Message, blurbs, book cover, and buy links for paranormal anthology

Hello readers, in between posting I am watching Jaws, the movie. I have seen it before but never tire of watching it. It is one of my favorite movies.   Along with the blurbs for “Wicked Intentions” I wrote a article on How to Write Paranormal.  I hope this writing tip helps some. WRITING PARANORMAL When(…)

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Message, blurb, book cover and buy link for Murder Most Foul

Hello readers, this book started it all. My mystery/detective book was the first of 7 published books to my credit. 4 books published by Melange Books, 2 published by Black Rose Writing, and 1 published by Outskirts Press. I hope you enjoy the blurb and excerpt. Please do leave a comment. Blurb for Murder Most(…)

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