Valentine’s Day!!!

I admit it, I’m a holiday whore. I pretty much love celebrating, even on days just randomly labeled. Like National Chocolate Day.

Valentines Day is even better. It’s about relationships we value! What could be better? I think we’ve just loaded it up(as we humans do) with a weight of often-sad and difficult meaning. I say let’s take back the meaning of the day. Let’s tell the people we love that we love them.

It can be just as simple as that.

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My Daughter’s Mango

I’m crazy busy these days, setting up multiple new social media accounts in a completely different pen name and finishing the hundred little details in getting out my new series. Since this will be Christian fiction, I’m adopting a new alter ego. This is nothing, however, considering the upheaval in my younger kiddo’s world. In… Continue Reading

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Author Interview with Historical Romance Writer Clair Brett!!

Welcome Historical Romance Writer Author Clair Brett!! Let’s learn about her life-         When did you first realize you wanted to be a writer? I always loved writing and as an only child, I was very good at entertaining myself with long epic stories in my head, but it wasn’t until after… Continue Reading

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Romance Author Interview! Meet Caroline Walken

Today we talk with the lovely Ohio author, Caroline Walken who started writing as a hobby…and then it turned into a passion.   How long does it take you to write a book? To be honest the first book took two years from start to publication.  Although it sounds like a terribly long time you have… Continue Reading

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Author Interview with Romance Writer Julie Ryan!!

When did you first realize you wanted to be a writer? Probably when I was about seven! I never really thought of it as a career though so it took me until I was in my fifties. How long does it take you to write a book? I tend to plot as I go along… Continue Reading

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Weirdos Unite!!

You know that television commercial now playing in which an actress says that part of her problem is when anyone looks at her she looks like anyone else? This is like me. I don’t have horns or a tail and certainly don’t have a halo, but…I’ve come to accept that I’m not like most people. I realize that strangely… Continue Reading

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Book Review–My Planet by Mary Roach

I’ve been a fan of Mary Roach’s since my medical student daughter gave me a copy of “Bonk”. That book addressed various ways in which we have sexual experiences and I found Mary Roach to be both thorough and hilarious. She addressed a serious topic with wonderful attention to detail and very funny comment. My… Continue Reading

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No Cool Cat Names

For a literate individual with such a love of names–my two daughters each have four names–I suck at naming cats. This is not to say I’m better at naming dogs. When I was a child, my mother’s boyfriend had a German Shepard he called Blitzen. with whom I used to play doggie hide-and-seek. I had nothing to… Continue Reading

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My “Narrow Range”

Okay, I admit it. I’m a delicate flower. Trust me, this hasn’t made life easier for me. Quite the opposite, in fact. It is a recent discussion–after the summer weather of 80+ and upwards has arrived here in Texas–between my Beloved Husband and I that I have minimal heat or cold tolerance. There. I admitted… Continue Reading

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Healthy Romance? Oh, Yeah.

Hi, my name is Carol Rose and I believe in healthy romantic relationships. I write romances about functional, working relationships and I’m not ashamed to admit it. I have two careers and one is as a professional therapist who helps couples/singles with relationship issues. I’m also the author of over 25 romances and I see no conflict with… Continue Reading

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