Category Archives: Jenna Jaxon

Remember Those that Have Served

Today is Memorial Day in the United States. Today we honor our fallen in the U.S. military that fought to keep us free. We remember them. “Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring … Continue reading

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The False Start

There are many potholes in the road to finishing a book. One of the ones I find myself constantly falling into is what I call the false start…where you’re so sure you’ve found the perfect way to start a book. … Continue reading

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Knowing when to walk away

I wish I could say everything we start as writers ends up as a fantastic book that readers adore and critics rave about. Wouldn’t that be awesome? *pauses to ponder the perfection* Sadly, it’s far from the truth. First drafts … Continue reading

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In Which I Ponder Why Jo March Didn’t Choose Laurie. By Ripley Proserpina

In my last week’s blog post, I talked a little bit about reverse harem, and the idea of the female lead character not having to choose between love interests. Thinking more about this, I realized there are a lot of … Continue reading

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Did It Snow on You Too? By Susan Hanniford Crowley

This was just the beginning when I got up this morning. It was snowing so lightly that it was hard to photograph. By the time, it got thicker, I was outside shoveling. So what do you do when it’s snowing … Continue reading

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Early Holiday Shopping: Poseidon’s Catch and Mrs. Bright’s Tea Room By Susan Hanniford Crowleyby Susan Hanniford Crowley

Time is running out for holiday shopping. I’ve told you about my two vampire romance series, but I also write other things for fun and giggles. Poseidon’s Catch was originally written and published in an anthology that is no longer … Continue reading

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Early Holiday Shopping: Vampires in Manhattan Series Books 3 & 4 by Susan Hanniford Crowley

Time is flying. We’re in December. Where I am it’s getting colder. Books that give me the warm fuzzies are a high priority on my shopping list. If they are on yours and you love vampires and other paranormal beings, … Continue reading

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