Category Archives: Contemporary Romance

Finding the Shoe That Fits by Laura Greenwood

This week I took my good author friend, Arizona Tape, to her first ever pantomime: Cinderella. This one is a very silly British Christmas tradition which includes breaking the fourth wall like crazy and a lot of audience participation. Luckily, … Continue reading

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My 2018 Christmas Stories by Laura Greenwood

My friends all laugh at me because I’m an absolute grinch up until December 1st when it comes to Christmas. And it’s true. I love the spirit of Christmas time though (and have trips planned to the Christmas Markets in … Continue reading

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The Cheesy Royal Movie Behind My Latest Release by Laura Greenwood

This week, I’ve released my royal romance, Kneel For Me. This one was mostly inspired by my love of cheesy royal movies and my absolute favourite, The Princess Diaries. I read the books first as a teen and then watched … Continue reading

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Just Released by Stacy Hoff

Two days ago (Wednesday, October 10, 2018) MAD FOR YOU IN MADRID (Building Love #3) was finally released! MAD FOR YOU IN MADRID completes the Building Love series. Each book can be read as a stand-alone novel (although they do … Continue reading

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Accidentally Forever

This is release week for an anthology with a fun premise, one I couldn’t resist but write a story for. Can you imagine waking up married–and not remembering how it happened? Poor Megan has been in love with her best … Continue reading

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The Importance of Amazon Book Tags by Stacy Hoff

The conventional wisdom of the publishing industry is that authors should keep writing within one genre, and even sub-genre. That way, readers know what to expect from an author and will readily pick up the author’s next new book. The … Continue reading

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Getting Published, Making Money & Falling Off a Cliff by Stacy Hoff

For most fiction writers I know (primarily in the women’s fiction and romance categories) becoming a published author is akin to running a marathon filled with buried land mines. For those aspiring to race on this crazy road anyway, I … Continue reading

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