Reader Confession – I like the steamy scenes that sneak up on me…

November 1, 2017

It’s true. There was a time where I devoured every single sex scene with abandon. My jaw dropping, eyes bugging out and my mind thinking…. OOOOOH YEAH!!! WHAT. IS. THIS??? Whhhhooooooooo hoooooooooo!!! After all, year after year of horror reading and autobiographies, romance opened up a whole new world to me. And then of course… [...]

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Happy Halloween! So, hey! I have a ghost story for ya… (my trip to the RT Book Lovers Convention 2015 – Recap Part 3…)

October 31, 2017

It’s true. A real life one. One that is long overdue to be told, in fact (you’ll see part one and part two of that author signing trip here – part 2 gets spookier ), but it’s part three (THIS post) that had the real spook-factor. The evidence, if you will. Now of course, there [...]

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Reader Confession – That time R.L. Mathewson was there for me when I needed her most…

October 11, 2017

Oh yes… it’s another one of my own personal “reader confessions”. But I think this one is long overdue. R.L. Mathewson wrote a heartfelt post on my personal Facebook page that had me in tears. And so… I had to tell her (and now you all)… …this: To R.L. Mathewson: Okay, I’ll confess how you [...]

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Reader Confession – I love thrillers but prefer those that are from the victim’s or the villain’s POV…

September 13, 2017

TODAY’S QUICK HURRICANE IRMA AFTERMATH UPDATE: YAY!!! The electricity is back, and I’m so happy!!!! Y’all know I LOVE scary stories (especially psych-thrillers). I’ve got quite a few awesome recommendations , and a bunch of new ones on my TBR list that I can’t wait to devour. YAY ME!! But chatting with my book buds, [...]

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Reader Confession – Sometimes we love a book so much we’re tempted to spoiler-talk (or we accidentally do)…

August 16, 2017

Okay so… many (including me) are ANTI-SPOILER TO THE CORE!!! That said… sometimes… SOMETIMES, we *get* why some can’t help but accidentally spoil a book they’re so enthusiastic about. In fact, I did it to one of my very best book friends (Samantha) once and she was TICKED!!!!!!! It was a very sparkly vampire series, [...]

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Reader Confession – I love to “Google” dress descriptions in books, so I can “see” them…

August 9, 2017

Haha!! This is my own confession, and what I LOVE about confessions is not only the feedback from fellow readers that can relate, but getting some awesome insight from authors about that very confession. And this is one of those! A few days ago… I confessed on Facebook: Maryse: Confession: Whenever a beautiful dress is described [...]

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Guest Post! How-to Get Your Book Ready for the Editor by Tamara Beard

July 8, 2017

Hey guys!!! A fellow reader-turned-editor (she went to school for this stuff – she has a B.A. in English!!) wrote us a cool, quick reference guide for those who are writing a book, and need some guidance. I thought it would be perfect to post here, since I know a few in our crew are [...]

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Reader Confession – How Cristina cures her reader’s block…

June 21, 2017

Cristina is not only a sneak reader (see her past confession) but she also has a secret list of our most highly recommended books! And she swears it has never failed her yet. No matter what new book she’s squirreling over, and/or excited to read, if she hits a bump and can’t get out of [...]

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