31_Six Books that Made Me Proud to Write Romance

Six Books That Make Me Proud To Write Romance

By now you know that I love romance. It’s what I write and what I love to read. This year, I’ve been making more of an effort to read. (The Goodreads Reading Challenge tends to do that to you.) It’s meant that I’ve expanded my usual preference for Nora Roberts to include new authors like Read More

30_Why The Mindy Project Made Me Love Romance Novels More

Why The Mindy Project Made Me Love Romance Novels More

  The Mindy Project is one of the only television shows that characterises itself as a romantic comedy. Since I consider myself to be somewhat of a romance connoisseur, I can confirm that it is. In fact, besides Jane the Virgin, it might be the only show on television at the moment that actually resembles Read More

25_Common Mistakes New Romance Authors Make

Common Mistakes New Romance Authors Make

The first ever feedback I got for my writing was from the editor who eventually bought my first book. Though I didn’t know that that would happen at the time. How could I, when the feedback was “scrap what you have, and start something new”? Though it took some time, I knew she was right. Read More

24_The Millionaire's Redemption Excerpt

The Millionaire’s Redemption Excerpt

Enjoy the first chapter of my August release, The Millionaire’s Redemption! The Millionaire’s Redemption ‘AND THE SOLUTION you’ve come up with is marriage?’ Lily Newman’s steps faltered at the words. Not because she was at an engagement party—her best friend Caitlyn’s—where marriage was supposed to be celebrated, but because of the anger that stiffened every Read More

21_You'll need this skill to be a successful author

You’ll Need This Skill to be a Successful Author

If you’re reading this because you think it’ll give you one answer to being a successful author, I have two things to say to you: 1) bless you, and 2) you must have known it couldn’t be that simple. There is no one skill that will make you successful. No, being an author requires mastering Read More