New Cover?? SCREEECH!!! Hold the presses

New Cover?? SCREEECH!!! Hold the presses

You guys know I do a lot of covers…you know I do all my own for the most part…you know how I JUST posted up images of Dance with Me and paraded it around on the web like it was hot tuna on wheat?OMGOMGOMG well… my brilliant son decided to do something for me for Mother’s Day yesterday…he made me a cover for Dance with Me and OMGOMGOMG it is stunning. He is a graphic design artist for Master Grafix, LLC – check out his page. So — although the original cover is merely days old, here is the new

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Cover reveal for coming soon–Dance with Me

I know that a lot of readers love the excerpts to get them all excited about a coming soon. But me? I am a visual sort of person and I adore cover reveals. There is just something about the first time the world gets to see the face of a story. Especially one that is hotly anticipated *grin*. I don’t do them with everything that I publish, but most always with my romance novellas, books, or shorts I try to do cover reveals. It is just a fun way to build anticipation. And since today IS Mother’s Day and my

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Writer Groupie Episode 29 Arlene Hittle, romance author

Writer Groupie Episode 29 Arlene Hittle, romance author

Arlene Hittle is a Midwestern transplant who now makes her home in northern Arizona. She blames her father for her love of all things sci-fi. He took her to see Star Wars when she was six. She immediately fell in love with R2-D2, C3PO, and Luke Skywalker. (only with the Star Wars re-release in the ’90s did she succomb to the bad-boy appeal of Han Solo) When she’s not writing, reading, spending time with her boyfriend, or slurping down Starbucks’ drinks, Arlene works as a page designer/reporter for the Daily Courier in Prescott. She is full of great information and

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How to get published

How to get published

People invariably ask me what they need to do to get a book published. The first thing I do is gaze at them longingly. I mean, was it really almost ten years ago that I WAS that person? So here is my list, and it is about as thorough as you will find in all the writing self-help books and other places. HOW TO GET PUBLISHED Find the time to write. We all find time to do the things we want to do. If writing is a priority for you, you will find that giving up time to do other

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Interview with Merle Temple, author of A Ghostly Shade of Pale

Interview with Merle Temple, author of A Ghostly Shade of Pale

Recently, I met with Merle Temple at his book signing in Tupelo MS. He is one of the most captivating people I have had the privilege to speak with, and I am honored to post his interview here on my site. He is a former Author Rodeo Roundup member and we will sorely miss him this year. Thank you, Merle, for allowing me to post your interview and images. MEET MERLE TEMPLE Merle Temple I came of age in the South in the 50s and 60’s, and write about what I know. Living three or four lives in one lifetime

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