Category Archives: Contemporary Romance

I’m jumpin’ on the Lawrence Block bandwagon!

He has the right idea. I just don’t know if I can implement it. He goes into seclusion to write a new book. Wow. He’s so prolific! I could write a whole lotta stuff if I could only put the rest … Continue reading

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What is a Space Opera?

From Wikipedia: Space opera is a subgenre of science fiction that often emphasizes romantic, often melodramatic adventure, set mainly or entirely in outer space, usually involving conflict between opponents possessing advanced abilities, weapons, and other technology. The term has no relation to music … Continue reading

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Writing Intelligent Romance. And Why I Have a German Shepherd.

Yes, the two are related! That’s my overarching theme. My philosophy if you will– Intelligent romance. It is not a contradiction in terms. I received a letter from a long-time fan, Joy. She wrote to thank me for writing decent … Continue reading

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Why is it when you’ve spent all day making a nice Bolognese

your husband texts you at 6:30 p.m. to say he has a dinner meeting? Sigh. Wait. You know what this means??? Means I get to watch anything I want that is NOT sports! Yeee Hawwww!  

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I made it all by myself- with no ice cream maker!

It’s really good– Frozen Vanilla Custard! I had to use up some raw milk and raw cream and fresh eggs before we left town. I’d recently tasted frozen vanilla custard from a new place in Napa. I was determined to … Continue reading

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