Spotlight: Liza O’Connor and Oh Stupid Heart

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Leaving the sphere from whence you came is never easy.

Even if you don’t like your fellow sphere dwellers, there’s something to be said for the devil you know vs. unknown.

As you’ve probably gathered by now, Trent is part of the uber-rich Long Island Society and instead of settling down with his own kind, he’s fallen for his middle-class Executive Assistant.

Unfortunately, Trent’s people have no problem with destroying Carrie to ‘protect’ him from his own foolishness. There are plenty of acceptable young women in society who might marry him…if he’s really changed. Otherwise, he can become an old bachelor. What he will not do is become involved with the lower classes.

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What the matrons of society do not want is another low class beauty queen floating about their ballrooms. And yes, a proper house still has a ballroom.

Thus, when an old matron named Madeline waylays him at the airport, Trent is forced to abandon Carrie and let her find her own way home, even after he told he’d pick her up. He has no choice, because he doesn’t dare let Carrie meet this viper. The old matron would rip Carrie into shreds in less than a minute.

Trent hated abandoning Carrie at the airport, but he had no choice. He had to protect her from Madeline.

Old Matron

Here’s an excerpt:

Trent looked outside the limo window, and gathered his bearings. Five more minutes and he’d be rid of the woman.

“You do look out of sorts. I will have Charles pour you a drink when we get home.”

No way in hell would he endure Madeline the whole damn night. “I have matters to attend to tonight.”

She waved him off. “I’m sure they can wait.”

“No, they can’t.”

She sighed heavily. “Then you force me to have our talk here.”

“Talk about what?” The alarms in his head made him want to jump from the moving vehicle.

“Talk about the serious mistake you are making becoming involved with a midget from New Jersey.”

Carrie indoors

And there it was. The disastrous scene she alluded to at the airport. Someone had told her about Carrie. And he had a good idea who.

“Have you been talking to Coco recently?”

“I have. She is most concerned over your obsession with this young girl.”

“I gather we are discussing my employee, Carrie, who lives in New Jersey, but is not a midget, nor is she underage, which your last statement implied.”

“That name sounds correct.”


“Rest assured, whatever Coco told you is a lie. Carrie was my EA, but recently, due to Coco’s unfounded jealousy, I made Carrie our change specialist and sent her to train on the West Coast.”

“Then she’s not your mistress?”

“Absolutely not.”

Madeline gripped his chin and turned his face to her. “I want the truth.” He would have lied to protect Carrie, but in this case he could tell the truth. “I swear on my mother’s grave I have never had sex with my employee.”

Close call, but since both he and Carrie want to take their relationship to the next level, how long can they keep the old viper from inserting her claws back into their life?

He really needs to escape society, but how is that even possible? It’s not like he can pick up and move his business. All his customers are in New York City.

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Oh Stupid Heart

Book Two of: A Long Road To Love

Humorous Contemporary Disaster Romance


Liza O’Connor


Carrie Hanson is in love with a different species: Trent, a pampered, uber-rich socialite who’s also her boss. Everyone keeps telling her it’s a train wreck looking to happen, but her heart wants what it wants. So despite the billion and one reasons not to, Carrie commits to this inter-species relationship. But while she’s off being trained for her new job responsibilities, a beautiful ex-fiancée is working hard to get Trent back and Carrie fired.

A Long Road to Love

Book Two

Oh Stupid Heart

Coming Mid-September

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Oh Stupid Heart

Book One

Worst Week Ever


Liza O’Connor

Author Bio:

Liza lives in Denville, NJ with her dog Jess. They hike in fabulous woods every day, rain or shine, sleet or snow. Having an adventurous nature, she learned to fly small cessnas in NJ, hang-glide in New Zealand, kayak in Pennsylvania, ski in New York, scuba dive with great white sharks in Australia, dig up dinosaur bones in Montana, sky dive in Indiana, and raft a class four river in Tasmania. She’s an avid gardener, amateur photographer, and dabbler in watercolors and graphic arts. Yet through her entire life, her first love has and always will be writing novels. She loves to create interesting characters, set them loose, and scribe what happens.




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Other Books by Liza O’Connor

Saving Casey

Worst Week Ever

Coming Soon:

Oh Stupid Heart

Coming To Reason

Ghost Lover

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20 Responses to Spotlight: Liza O’Connor and Oh Stupid Heart

  1. Sharon Cullen says:

    Loved this!


  2. Sounds like a lot of fun! And you come up with the best titles. 🙂


    • lizaoconnorl says:

      And here’s the odd part. Both Worst Week Ever and Oh Stupid Heart are unique. No one else has published a book under them. I was shocked. They are fun. And if you don’t have a laugh out loud fun time, then I have failed.


  3. Brenda D says:

    Excellent–and I mean, excellent–excerpt, Liza!!!


  4. Chuckled at the midget bit. Loved the excerpt!


  5. Daryl Devore says:

    Sounds like another exciting hit from the crazy mind of Liza O’Connor 🙂


  6. karyrader says:

    I can’t wait to read this story! It’s a fun one! Another great post, Liza!


  7. Oooh, another great one!! Congrats, Liza!!


  8. Loved it!! Tweeted and shared on FB.


  9. NancyS.Goodman says:

    Can’t wait to start this!! Tweeted


  10. lizaoconnorl says:

    Thanks for having me on your fabulous blog, Jenna.
    If you want a chance to win $25 gift card check the last line of this blog.
    If you want a free copy of WWE, just leave a comment asking for it with email address. One will be chosen at each stop.


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