Happy New Year! (Yes, I know it's March). So.... life. You'll often hear writers complain that life gets in the way of writing. Work, kids, the day to day grind. Unless you're lucky enough to write full time, many writers master the art of 'fitting in' their writing around everything else. Then there's major life … Continue reading Big Questions. What next?
Last year when I was made an offer from Momentum to publish The Boyfriend Sessions, I thought that was pretty good. In the realm of good things happening to me it was up there. A major highlight in my writing career so far. I counted my writerly blessings. I thanked the writing Gods. You get … Continue reading THREE BOOK DEAL! Now that I have your attention…
My début novel, Radiant, a paranormal romantic suspense is currently available as an e-book on Amazon. This novel earned me a top ten finalist placing in The Romance Writers of Australia Emerald award 2013, and here's what readers are saying about it: "Radiant is an on the edge of your seat suspense that adds elements of … Continue reading Radiant: do you believe in angels and demons? They believe in you.
Would it surprise you to discover that I just finished a Nicholas Sparks book with a tragic ending? If you're shaking your head, then chances are you might have read a book or two by the international best-seller. He successfully alternates between happy and sad endings and you never quite know which one you are … Continue reading The tragic ending. Are you brave enough?
I’m not suggesting you need to be a man. You just need to think like a man. Alright, bear with me. (And if you're a man reading this, don't be offended, men can write romance too. I'm just operating on the assumption that most romance writers are women). Memorable romance relies on a strong man Think … Continue reading Why you need to think like a man to write romance (well)