Prom season is upon us once again. To a teacher, the prom is a major distraction. My students are illicitly sneaking onto dress sites instead of working on their projects in the computer lab, and some of the guys are comparison shopping for...Read more
Romance Books and Puppy Love
I just finished reading Rich Amooi’s Dog Day Wedding, a cute romance with a happily-ever-after ending. (I love a good HEA!) It starts with a jilted groom—yes, a groom left at the altar, not a bride—who is having the worst day...Read more
How to Write a Romance Novel (with Tongue Firmly in Cheek)
Writing a novel is anRead more
interesting time-consuming fascinating process. Writing multiple novels in a short period of time is challenging insane. (Already you can see part of my process: write it down, then go back and look for a better word choice.)
Some authors start with a scene, or an overheard snippet that...
For our friends in Nepal…
GMLTJoseph, the publishing imprint that was kind enough to take on and produce the Extraordinary Days series, requires a few things of all its authors, but the most significant one is the donation of a...Read more
Chocolate Lasagna — Unveiled!
“Save room for dessert,” she advised, “it’s tiramisu or chocolate lasagna tonight. If you need anything, push the button on the sideboard and I will be right back.” She disappeared again, leaving the five diners to their food.If you've read any of Read more