When I first started publishing books, I was afraid to be labeled as a romance author, even though I clearly wrote love stories. The romance novels I knew of, other than Nicholas Sparks ones, had covers of a shirtless Fabio holding onto some helpless woman in a wispy white gown.…

Most of my fiction writing has its own soundtrack.  Some songs I choose to write to are familiar and comforting, offering a peaceful and welcoming environment for me to create, while other songs are added as the story progresses. These songs represent a certain character or theme. The weird thing…

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