Tag Archives: Lyrical Press

Heartbreaker Hop: A History of Heartbreak

  Heartbreak:  intense and overwhelming grief, especially through disappointment in love. Heartbreaker:  a person, event or thing causing heartbreak. When I looked these words up, I was surprised to find out the first one dates back to 1575; the second … Continue reading

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Six Sentence Sunday–01/27/13 Only Scandal Will Do ~ A Surge of Longing

For my final Six Sentence Sunday, I’m putting up six from my historical novel, Only Scandal Will Do.  This has been such a blast for the almost two years I’ve been posting on SSS.  I’m hoping this isn’t really the end, … Continue reading

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Six Sentence Sunday–12/30/12 Only Scandal Will Do ~ Heaven or Hell?

Happy Sunday! And happy holidays!  Hope everyone is getting ready for the New Year! For my final Six Sentence Sunday post of the year, I’m putting up six from my historical novel, Only Scandal Will Do.  It’s been the year of … Continue reading

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Only Scandal Will Do for Horny Hump Day 11/28/12: “Memorable”

WARNING:  MATERIAL NOT SUITABLE FOR THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF 18! NOT SAFE FOR WORK! Participating authors in Horny Hump Day post three sentences from their published works or WIP, hot like a firecracker! LOL I’m back with another  three … Continue reading

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Six Sentence Sunday–11/25/12 Only Scandal Will Do

Happy Sunday! And happy Thanksgiving Day Weekend!  Hope everyone had lots of turkey and stuffing to fortify you for the holiday season yet to come! For my Six Sentence Sunday post today, I’m still celebrating the four month anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Only Scandal Will Do for Horny Hump Day 11/21/12: “A New Ache”

WARNING:  MATERIAL NOT SUITABLE FOR THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF 18! NOT SAFE FOR WORK! Participating authors in Horny Hump Day post three sentences from their published works or WIP, hot like a firecracker! LOL I’m back another change: three … Continue reading

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Six Sentence Sunday–11/18/12 Only Scandal Will Do

Happy Sunday! For my Six Sentence Sunday post today, I’m celebrating the four month anniversary of the release of Only Scandal Will Do,  my first full length historical novel. Man, it doesn’t seem like it’s been that long! In this snippet, … Continue reading

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Wicked Romance Blog Hop

I’m being wicked, playing along with a second blog hop this week.  So If you’re looking for the Alpha Male Blog Hop, click the link and hop on! Now for some Wicked Romance! This hop asks me to giveaway a … Continue reading

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A Blade in Her Hand–Lady Katarina’s Unusual “Hobby”

Many historical romance novels of the Georgian period (and before) make use of swordplay, one of several reasons I am drawn to the earlier periods.  In Only Scandal Will Do, I set up my heroine, Lady Katarina Fitzwilliam, to be … Continue reading

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Debut Author Jennifer Lowery and Hard Core

I’m so pleased today to have Jennifer Lowery with me on The Journal!  Jennifer’s debut novel, Hard Core, released this week from Lyrical press–in both e-book and print!  So she’s here to talk a little bit about her book and … Continue reading

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