Fiction Writing


I have had so many people ask me if I saw the news story about the couple that knocked out 20 romance novels in 6 months to save their home from foreclosure that I wanted to share it with my readers. After watching it, I must admit, I downloaded a free sample. First, check out the story.

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Fiction Short: Latte Love

July 2, 2013

By request, here is another free flash fiction romance. You can read more samples in my Short Fiction section. Enjoy!   As Sara focused on writing another email rant, she was oblivious to the other coffee connoisseurs. She copied and pasted, “Please pay the remaining balance within 14 days so no further action is necessary.” […]

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Put a pin in it: Whine and Wine

May 31, 2013
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The bad news: The ladies of Whine and Wine are being shelved for awhile. The good news: I have three agents interested in the project in about three years. Of all the scenarios I had envisioned and read about, this is not one that had ever crossed my mind. Tweet

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Character building

May 24, 2013
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I am often asked where I get the ideas for my stories. I’m a visual person. When I’m working on a novel or short story, I like to make a collage to keep me connected. I need to see the story before I can write it. For me, that means keeping an ongoing world of […]

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Free offer for subscribers

May 18, 2013
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Great news! My first collection of short stories, Meet the Roberson Ladies, is now available as a free download to anyone who subscribes to receive updates from this site. Current subscribers started receiving the link yesterday, and all new subscribers will have access after opting in. The book is still available on Amazon, and reviews […]

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My journey to publication

April 10, 2013
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In the first month of seeking publication for my debut novel, Whine and Wine, I have been blown away by the response. I’m submitting queries, synopses, chapters, and full manuscripts and just waiting for that magic spark between me and my publishing hero. My gut has me leaning very strongly in one direction, but I’m […]

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A new direction?

November 30, 2012
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A friend emailed me recently asking if I had read the book Wisdom Hunter. He said it was the kind of book he could see me writing one day. Intrigued, I borrowed it from him the next day. I have been reading it every free minute (which isn’t as much as you’d think since I have […]

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