Romance Tropes

Romance Tropes are plot devices used to bring lovers together. Several romance books use a combination of tropes for a unique plot, depending on the length of the book. One that I recently used was Best Friend’s Sibling which I combined with Forbidden Love in...

Forward from Linda Goodman’s Love Signs

Linda says this: Now those of you who were once young (and I hope are still are) know that Tinker Bell told Peter: “Every time a child says ‘I don’t believe in faeries,’ there is a faerie somewhere who falls down dead.’ Likewise every...

“If I Were” or “If I Was”

Writing books and rubbing elbows with other authors throughout the years has been educational, and I am so grateful that I want to pay forward. And the English language is so fascinating to me. For instance there was a time when I didn’t know when to use...

Plotter or Pantzer… or Both?

How Does Your Creative Brain Work? Okay, you’ve figured out your schedule and have blocked out writing times during the week. Your goals are set and you’re ready to achieve them. How exactly do you get that writing done?  What’s your writing method? When I first...