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As many of you know, I do not blog consistently. Many times, it’s because I don’t know what to say. Sure, I can – and do – share amusing vignettes, contest and book news, but … is this what my readers want to hear? Please help me give you the...

In Search of a Great Opening

My guest on “Chatting with Chase” this month was Leigh Michaels, author of 75+ romance books and ON WRITING ROMANCE, her recent release from Writer’s Digest Books. (You can catch her interview here if you missed it). During the interview, Leigh...

The Quote Made You Buy It … ?

During recent conversations with fellow writers and friends, Amie Stuart and Calista Fox, the topic of quotes surfaced. Most likely because I’ve been sending out advance reading copies (ARCs) of my December 2007 release, SIN CLUB, to folks...

My ‘Writing Process’ Video

Okay. So, once again, I’m staring at my Word document that has total of a half of a manuscript page, wondering what to write. I glance at the top of my laptop screen, stare into the ‘motion eye’ and read the label, Enjoy live...

Basking in the Afterglow

Last week, after overdosing on coffee and forgoing sleep to meet the deadline for my latest book, The Sin Club, I wondered why I felt so drained. Well, beyond the obvious reason, that is. And it finally dawned on me: Just as the actual sex act –...

The Fine Art of Procrastination

SIN CLUB, my second book for Kensington Aphrodisia is due August 31st. My anxiety over my naked heroine’s lethargy has pushed the needle on my stress-o-meter off the chart. So, after I finished tweaking the first chapter for the eleventh time, do...

My "Real" Job

Last month, on a plane to Orlando, the man wearing the cowboy hat and boots sitting next to me struck up a conversation. “Are you traveling for business or pleasure?” he asked with a real twang. (I’m starting to understand this...