The romance genre is a crowded genre. It encompasses a large number of sub-categories: adventure, BDSM, bully/enemies-to-lovers, Christian, comedy, dark, contemporary, mafia, military, motorcycle club, mystery, paranormal, reverse harem, second chance, sci-fi, etc. Many of these categories are truly cross-overs: the addition of a romantic element into a story that is, at its heart, a… Continue reading Whaddo you mean by romance?
Thank you, Clara, for such a loving review!
So, EJ writes speculative fiction, which is a fancy way of saying that she writes scifi. You may remember me talking about how scifi was really my first one true love. I may have started out with stealing my mom’s Harlequin romances, VC Andrew’s books, and Stephen King stories, but once I found science fiction, I discovered new worlds. Scifi is still one of my gotos and always will be, whether it has romance and all the sexy sex in it (Snowburn really does) or doesn’t have any of that. And EJ’s books are going to really fit right into that, I think.
So, here’s our story. We have Hale. Hale is a very, very, very dangerous man. He’s been modified, trained to be the space equivalent of a SEAL, and escaped a number of prisons. Now he’s living under the name Snow on a small world, and piloting…
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When Characters Betray Your Trust I read a trilogy this weekend, which I’m not going to name because, although I liked the first book very much, by the third I was so wholly disenchanted that I skipped the last thirty pages and just flipped to the end to find out what happened and then closed… Continue reading Reader Divorce
Long ago (in a galaxy far, far away) I work-shopped a novel in an online writing workshop. One of the draws of the workshop was the “Editor’s Choice”: a professional critique given by the editor in residence to two lucky selections a month. I had the honor of having a chapter selected as “Editor’s Choice”… Continue reading The Dreaded Sex Scene
It's my pleasure to welcome Shari Nichols to my blog for the release of her new paranormal romance, Haunted! Here's an excerpt: Karly made sure to keep her head down, wanting to avoid another run-in. Her gaze skittered over fallen leaves and flagstone tiles. Through the corner of her eye, she spotted a man in… Continue reading Haunted by Shari Nichols