Romance News: A love story 35 years in the making

August 23, 2013

I’m a news junkie. But in a world overpopulated by negativity, the news can often leave me heartbroken. When I find a great story of a real-life romance, I like to stop and smell the roses so to speak. The New York Times had just such a story this week. Tweet

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Six months, twenty titles: The couple that became a legend

August 20, 2013

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 […]

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Storm warnings in marriage

August 16, 2013

A couple of days ago I was stopped at a red light and I could see the rain on the other side of the intersection. The cars faced me, windshield wipers in motion, and yet my truck was completely dry. As I watched I smiled. In middle of yet another Texas drought, I looked forward […]

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What’s on your mix tape?

August 12, 2013

This may be revealing my age a bit, but mix tapes used to be “the thing” that defined where you were in life. Boys made mix tapes for their girls, friends would make mix tapes that represented their current state of mind, and sometimes we’d make our own mix tapes to set the mood for […]

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Is love really the sharing of a soul?

August 9, 2013

Aristotle once said, “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” While the romantic in me loves the idea, the realist in me says this mindset is the very thing that can destroy relationships. Tweet

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Shacking up versus marriage

July 23, 2013

I read a fascinating article yesterday about the rising frequency of cohabitation (a.k.a. living together) before marriage. The living arrangement seems to have lost a lot of its taboo. As a happily married woman who has never experienced this first-hand; I find the topic fascinating. Tweet

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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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