Making wingspan in a wind-tossed world

My new romance, Grounded, is set in an alternative reality where human beings have wings – by my protagonists can’t fly. My initial world-building entailed working out how buildings, furniture, clothes, transport and physiognomy worked, and then how that affected Clementine and Benedick, my couple looking for their Happy Ever After. It soon became clear,Continue reading “Making wingspan in a wind-tossed world”

The seductive truth about neighbours and Win!

  Law & Disorder by Liv Arnold Lawyer Juliet Jackson has come head to head with Sergeant Jesse Burns on numerous occasions in court. He is provoking. Pigheaded. Punch-worthy. They don’t get along. Not one little bit. The unfortunate fact he’s also her next-door neighbour sends her loathing off the charts. But when Juliet’s caughtContinue reading “The seductive truth about neighbours and Win!”

Lost Love and Hard Won Happiness!

Mel and I exit the car and make our way down to the creek where we’ve been told we’ll find Fenella Rose-Waterman, heroine and manageress of, The Cranky Lizard Winery. It’s a hot day and we both welcome the cool shade which envelopes us as we near the Creek. Clear, sparkling waters run down theContinue reading “Lost Love and Hard Won Happiness!”

A Forgotten Teen, a Killer, and a Town on Edge.

Today Melanie and I find ourselves in beautiful Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, USA! It’s Cold! Queenslanders are so not used to snow and wind which cuts right through thermal undies.  Though we are rather enchanted by the soft white powder fluttering down from the clouds, covering everything in ice and wonder.     We’re here toContinue reading “A Forgotten Teen, a Killer, and a Town on Edge.”

Shunned, Lost, and in Danger. Will Victoria find Love?

  AnneMarie Brear has been a life-long reader and started writing in 1997 when her children were small. She has a love of history, of grand old English houses and a fascination of what might have happened beyond their walls. Her interests include reading, genealogy, watching movies, spending time with family and eating chocolate –Continue reading “Shunned, Lost, and in Danger. Will Victoria find Love?”

Alpha Rocks Stars, True Love, and A Special Girls Heart.

The humidity outside is a killer today. Mel and I are grateful that the large club has super awesome air-conditioning, working overtime. “Hi.” A sweet, plump, bright red-haired girl greets us. “You’re here for the Luke Jones / BookBaybZ interview?” Mel and I nod as we peer around the large dark entrance as the girlsContinue reading “Alpha Rocks Stars, True Love, and A Special Girls Heart.”

The Exception to the Rule can have Dire Consequences!

Playing for Time is a new adult sports romance. Book #6 in The Bay series, and a stand alone read. Darcy Rayne was first introduced in the first chapter of Winning the Player as the cocky ruckman of the opposition team. He is a football superstar, and to research his character further than my ownContinue reading “The Exception to the Rule can have Dire Consequences!”

Memories, strong emotions, and the need to return to the past.

  Who is Jasmine Stevens? Jasmine Stevens is a Romance Author based in beautiful Newcastle, Australia. The natural beauty of the serene beaches of Newcastle and the tranquil countryside of The Hunter Valley, influences her when writing her Rural Fiction novels. She is an avid reader, lover of tea, Mum of two teenage children, aContinue reading “Memories, strong emotions, and the need to return to the past.”

It’s Here! Sexy Cowboys, Attractive Lawyers and a True Romance

After moving to the lush green wine region of Australia’s Hunter Valley, Ann has the perfect surrounding to let her imagination to run wild. She alternates her time between writing western romances and playing in her garden. Two kinds of hero make Ann a mass of nerves. The hot cowboy with a slow sexy drawlContinue reading “It’s Here! Sexy Cowboys, Attractive Lawyers and a True Romance”