Category: Blog

disAbility and Diversity in Romance by Caroline Lee

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 by   1 Comment | Posted in Blog

There’s a movement in the romance world I hope you’ve heard of called #WeNeedDiverseRomance. Very simply, the idea behind this movement is that every reader, regardless of what s/he looks like, acts like, or believes in, should have the chance to read about him or herself in a romance novel.   There are many differing [Read more…]

Villains and Monsters and Anti-heroes Oh My!

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Blog

  I have always loved comic books. The Incredible Hulk, X-men, Ghost Rider, Daredevil, you name it.  I listened to the Shadow and Green Hornet radio shows with my dad growing up. I was a sucker for vigilantly justice and those who worked outside the law to get the bad guys. Even today, I love [Read more…]

Survive Cover Design and Blurb Writing with Sorchia Dubois

Posted on Aug 24, 2017 by   4 Comments | Posted in Blog

Designing a book cover and writing a back cover blurb tend to drive writers to drink—or at least to more drink. Besides working on my next book, I’m trying to come up with a fail-safe, sure-fire, one-of-a-kind, guaranteed-to-attract-attention cover for my next release. This is not my strong suit. I would love to hear your [Read more…]

Story Ideas Can Come from Painful Experiences

Posted on Jul 6, 2017 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Blog

As a writer, I realize that sometimes story ideas come from real life experiences. Too bad these experiences can be painful. I am not talking about writer’s block or looming deadlines. Nope. Well, sometimes those can be a pain, but many things can bring about a comedy-ridden interlude. You might not recognize it as that [Read more…]

FF&P Presents: July On-line Workshops

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Blog

    Getting Results From Your Author Newsletter This 4 week FF&P Sponsored on-line workshop is presented by Jessie Clever Cost: FF&P Members:$25.00/Non-Members: $30.00 Click the FF&P icon above to register! The Essential Guide to Plotting and Characterization This 4 week FF&P Sponsored on-line workshop is presented by Tambra Nicole Kendall Cost: FF&P Members:$20.00/Non-Members: $30.00 [Read more…]

Rebekah Ganiere – a One Woman Show

Posted on Jun 1, 2017 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Blog

Imagine you hear about a new movie. You think, wow! I like superhero movies and the premise sounds really cool! I want to see that. So you rush right out to the theater. You happen to see a movie poster just as you are about to buy a ticket at the box office. You stop [Read more…]