Six Sentence Sunday

Hello, it’s been a few weeks since I participated in Six Sentence Sunday… Thought I’d also share some news… The manuscript I featured before my break has found a home AND a new title… “Butterfly” is now Gambling on a Secret  and will be published by Lyrical Press.  I don’t have a release date yet, but I’m excited…

Six Sentence Sunday

Happy Easter everyone and welcome again to Six Sentence Sunday…. Last week I posted from Chapter 5 of Butterfly, my contemporary Western suspense I’ve been featuring the past few weeks. Since so many of you asked so nicely…I’ve continued with just exactly Dylan saw when his boss opened her door bright and early on his…

Six Sentence Sunday

Today on Six Sentence Sunday, where authors around the writing world post six sentences to showcase their writing, I’m posting more from Butterfly. Book 1 of my series of contemporary Western romantic suspenses–The Cowboys of Colton. This is from the beginning of chapter 5… Dylan shows up bright and early for the job, only to have his boss…

Lucky Seven Meme

I’ve been tagged by Sharon Cullen for a meme.  I’m not really sure what a meme is, but it’s a way for writers to show off thier writing. Here are the rules: Go to p. 77 of current WIP go to line 7 copy down next 7 lines/sentences & post them as they’re written Tag 7…

Six Sentence Sunday

Sunday’s here and here’s another 6 for Six Sentence Sunday… This is from Chapter 4 of Butterfly, Book 1 in my yet-to-be-published contemporary Western romantic suspense series The Cowboy’s of Colton. Setup:  Dylan is driving Charli to Fort Worth to buy new equipment for her ranch.  She asks to turn on the radio, and he…

Freebie Friday

Welcome to another Freebie Friday. This is from my yet-to-be published Butterfly, Book 1 of The Cowboys of Colton, a contemporary Western romantic suspense….chock full of family feuds, lies, and secrets…and even a little murder too… I’m really excited because this book has been requested by Lyrical Press…. Keep those fingers and toes crossed that…

Rolling With the Unexpected

Last Saturday, I posted a blog about setting deadlines… Well, I just had my previous deadline completely blown out of the water. The unexpected happened. I got a request for a book that I pitched last month—quite frankly on a whim. I know lucky…And, it would be if it was completely ready to go. But…

Six Sentence Sunday

Can’t believe it’s Sunday already….  Here’s another 6 from Butterfly, Book 1 in my yet-to-be-published contemporary Western romantic suspense series The Cowboy’s of Colton. Setup from Chapter 2: Sheriff Zack Cartwright breaks up a potential fight between Dylan and his ex-wife’s baby-daddy in the Longhorn Saloon. Tracy is Dylan’s younger sister, whose couch Dylan has…

Six Sentence Sunday

Welcome to another Six Sentence Sunday… Click here if you’d like to join the fun or just find some fantastic authors… In the coming weeks Cera is taking a break from posting from her paranormals, and I’m taking over our blogs to post some from my Westerns…Writing under two names is like having multiple personalities….LOL…

The Long Road of Rewrites

Cross-posted from my blog at Cera duBois. In December, I received the fifth editor rejection on my first contemporary Western, The Long Road Home. Also at least 15 agents rejected it before it caught the interest of an agent. She like the story but felt it was too long, and before she’d offer representation, she…