Having fun with family #vacation #4thofJuly #family #pressurecookermeals

Happy Monday! I am on the last week (I think) of my vacation. Well, it’s not really a vacation but an annual trip to my dad’s. I try to make it here for dad’s birthday in June and stay till the end of July. This…

Perfect Summers by Alice Renaud #fantasy #myths #mermaids

Are our childhood summer holidays the best holidays of our lives? Somehow they shimmer in our memory like golden, magical snippets of time. But I think the summers of my childhood were genuinely magical. I was a lucky girl, I grew up by the sea,…

Chasing Plot Bunnies #plots #awriterslife #wheredidthatideacomefrom

I have talked recently about plotting vs pantsing, You can read that here if you would like to know the difference: http://cathybrockman.com/2019/05/10/stuck-in-the-middle-mfrwauthor-plotter-panster/ , but before you can do either you actually need a story idea or at least an inspiration. This is what us authors…

Death By Co*k by Susan Mac Nicol #

This book follows on For Fox Sake and involves Tate Williams and Clay Mortimer once again getting caught up in all things Fetish Alley. In Tate’s words “Have we become like the official investigators of all things weird and kinky? I never got the memo.”…

A Christmas Regency Wedding by Amber Daulton #traditionalregency #regencyhistorical #weddings

My debut novella, Forever Winter, resembles both archetypes of Regency romance: Traditional Regency and Regency Historical. In Traditional Regency, we typically see the hero as an attractive womanizing cad who marries out of obligation or who downright refuses to marry unless he can gain something…