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Remembrance by Ripley Proserpina

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead.   Short days ago We … Continue reading

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Reverse Harem Romance V/R IRL…by Ripley Proserpina

When I began writing romance with a reverse harem twist nearly two years ago, there were very few authors and readers. In recent months, there have been a surge of RH books being published—which is awesome. Often, people wonder where … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of This with Rebecca Royce… By Ripley Proserpina

I’ve written about Rebecca Royce’s books before. She’s an author who is as comfortable writing sci-fi romances as she is paranormal romances, and lately, contemporary romance. This week, the second to last book in her Last Hope series releases. The … Continue reading

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Oh, Internet…Le Sigh… By Ripley Proserpina

Something about the internet—the distance between people sitting behind their computers—seems to breed a belief that what is said here, is less impactful than words uttered face-to-face.  It’s spring. Everything is blooming and blossoming, and it’s a good time to … Continue reading

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Return to Sonhadra By Ripley Proserpina

  Back in February, nine authors (full disclosure, including me) released a series of science-fiction romances called the Valos of Sonhadra. Recently, two of those authors, Amanda Milo and Poppy Rhys, decided to return to that world and revisit some … Continue reading

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Fun with Horoscopes… By Ripley Proserpina

Sorrow-scopes are my new favorite Twitter alert. Over the past months, I’ve received messages like: Capricorn: Start writing that book you’re never going to finish. The words don’t matter. It’s in the telling people about it that gets you through … Continue reading

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Pin It… By Ripley Proserpina

I don’t always have an image in my head of a character right away. Sometimes, they are more a collection of features built around a very vivid personality. A friend of mine, who is a writer, prints out inspiration for … Continue reading

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