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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE NOVELS

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August 10, 2011

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Callie's Sister

December 12, 2010

Tags: New book finished, "The Renovated Heart"

Callie is so happy that her sister Sarah has moved to Willow Falls. Sarah has come with her two children, Laura and Scottie but without her husband, Bob, who was killed in a car crash.

Sarah is trying to write a book, so Callie put her and her family in the rented house next (more…)

Callie Talks!

December 6, 2010

Tags: Don't be shy, Callie.

Callie wants to speak to her fans, but she's feeling shy. So she will talk through me, as she has always done. She wants to thank everyone who likes her story. She wants to assure you all that Mac really is what he seems.

However, once she started using their credit card, he got (more…)

You know what pisses me off?

November 21, 2010

Tags: Who invented these things?

I love my kids more than myself, but I'd like to get my hands on the person who invented the phrase, the idea of "empty nest". My younger son went off to college last year and I've never had a more creative or productive time, written three novels and felt free and unstressed. This " (more…)

Adding stories

November 2, 2010

Tags: Should I add stories to the site?

I have several characters that have self-contained stories from book 3. I'm thinking about adding their story as a free read to the website. It would be about 60 pages. Would any of you be interested in reading a story that long on the site? Is this a good idea? Please let me know what you think.

Reviews

October 5, 2010

Tags: 2 reviews on amazon.com

I have received two good reviews and they are posted on amazon.com. The woman from Bookaholics Romance Book Club had some helpful suggestions. If you read that review, please send me your comments.

The new book

September 30, 2010

Tags: Still wrestling

I'm still wrestling my way through my first edit on book 3. I''m making so many changes in language.Taming it down a little? But I love writing and reading love scenes. Maybe the main couples get to have more fun in (more…)

Carter or Clifford?

September 28, 2010

Tags: Name of villain in new book

I'm undecided. Should I call this bad guy Carter Wills or Clifford Wills?
I'm almost finished organizing book three and getting it ready for serious editing.

The New Book -- Carter or Clifford?

September 28, 2010

Tags: Book 3 is huge

Boy, I'm organizing book 3 and there is so much to keep track of. Sometimes I don't remember which file a scene is in then I have to spend 20 minutes just finding it.

I have 300 pages braided together with about 150 to go. I'm undecided about a name for one of my bad guys. At one (more…)

More about the next books...

September 1, 2010

Tags: More to Say...ain't it always so!

But I'm loving it. I have new characters in every book...plus the same characters we all fall in love with in the previous books. It just wouldn't be a book without Mac and Callie!

More to you soon. Still have one or two people to kill off. Bad guys bite the dust!

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