When your playing hard to get strategy backfires…big

Saints and Sinnas CoverPlaying hard to get can be an effective strategy in real life and in romantic fiction – until it’s not. In this week’s blog, which picks up where last week’s left off, our hero Tan has come to the end of his frayed and horny tether. Sinna has proven herself to be more than a match for him when it comes to the waiting game a la sex. Continue reading “When your playing hard to get strategy backfires…big”

Talented, beautiful, rich and she’s got your man. Yup, bi@$! you should be pissed.

Saints and Sinnas CoverThere’s a reason most of my heroines – most romantic fiction heroines and heroes period, I think – are rich, talented and easy on the eyes. It makes the book villains absolutely bat shit crazy! That, of course, makes for a more interesting story. Who doesn’t love watching some no good heffa get the metaphoric elbow, am I right? Continue reading “Talented, beautiful, rich and she’s got your man. Yup, bi@$! you should be pissed.”

Female baddies add beauty, spice and hate to a story.

Saints and Sinnas CoverMen and women are different when it comes to fictional villainy. Men are typically villains because they’re cold-hearted, ruthless and have a ton of money with which to do all of the above. Women, can be the same, but our villainy is often rooted in emotion. Plus, we’re often a hair smarter, which enables us to be meaner. Continue reading “Female baddies add beauty, spice and hate to a story.”

Behind every hero and heroine there is a cast of colorful characters propelling the story and making us laugh

Saints and Sinnas CoverFor me, the best romance novels aren’t just about sex…Did I just write that? LOL. But yeah. Erotic romance lover I certainly am, but without a good story, it gets boring quick. So, I don’t skimp on the storyline. I want hero and heroine to have a frickin’ life outside of the bedroom. That life is often well populated by ta da, the side characters. Continue reading “Behind every hero and heroine there is a cast of colorful characters propelling the story and making us laugh”