Cut That Out! #writing #rewriting #editing #cutting #authors #romance

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Apr 252018

Not the stop doing that cut that out. I mean cut something out of something. In this case, a manuscript with too many pages. Way too many pages. OMG, too many pages.

One of my works in progress is a science fiction romance entitled The Star Tripper. [Think Xena, Warrior Princess meets Star Trek meets Pirates of the Caribbean.] I aimed for 400 pages worth of manuscript. Star Tripper topped out at 598. Whoa. Talk about verbose. Apparently, I write the way I speak—too much and too long. ::sigh:: Continue reading »

Blitz Tour: A Friendly Flirtation by Christine Warner #Giveaway

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Feb 182016

I’m still in recuperation mode, recovering from my fall, so please join me this week here on Serious Whimsy as I host Christine Warner’s A FRIENDLY FLIRTATION Blitz Tour.

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About the Book

A Friendly Flirtation (Friends First – Book 3)
by Christine Warner
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Genre: Contemporary Romance
Published by: Entangled Publishing
Release Date: February 15, 2016
Length: 244 Pages Continue reading »

Aug 052015

Author Diane Burton wears three sub-genre hats and wears them very well: science fiction romance, romantic suspense, and mystery. Last week, she released the latest in her Outer Rim series of science fiction romance novels: The Protector. I invited Diane to visit and persuaded her to answer a few questions about herself and her work.

Welcome, Diane.

Thanks, Jolana. I’m happy to be here.

And here we go! Continue reading »

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