Inspiration

Katie O'Connor - Washable Cloth Pandemic Mask

Helping Others with Washable Cloth Masks

I’ve decided I could be helping others during this global Covid-19 pandemic by making protective, washable cloth masks. You might wonder what inspired me to do this. During this pandemic, like the rest of...

First Kiss

True Love’s First Kiss

Welcome to this week’s installment of Romance Writers Weekly. I hope you are stopping by from Leslie Hachtel’s blog at http://lesliehachtelwriter.wordpress.com. If so fabulous. If not, welcome. Come in sit a spell and enjoy...

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Writers Who Inspire Writers

Before I begin with this week’s questions, I’m going to start with a confession.  What writers inspire me to write?  Primarily, I read romance, and I read a fair bit of erotica. I read...

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Where Do Authors Get Those Twisted Plots?

So in today’s questions we ask where do authors get those twisted plots… 1. What is the weirdest question you have been asked about writing? So far, not a lot of people know I...

Creative Minds

An Insight Into the Romance Writer’s Mind

In today’s questions we try to gain an insight into the romance writer’s mind. What made you start writing romance as opposed to any other genre of literature? This one is easy for me...

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At Freaking Long Last: Progress

Finally, at freaking long, long, long last progress.  My newest novel is nearing completion. 🙂 This one is a bit of a departure for me. It is a contemporary romance, not erotica. In all...

Leopard and his spots

Can a Leopard Change its Spots?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about change. Changes in your life, changes in your person. In my own life, things are morphing. I am coming to the end of my time as a...

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Reading, A Writer’s Perspective

We’ve already established the fact that I am a writer (even if I do write somewhat sporadically.) We have also established that my mind doesn’t work quite like anyone else. I think that being...