When I started writing A Crazy Little Thing Called Love, the first book in this series, I had no idea it would become my (own) favorite project to date. It didn’t come to me in words at first, more like rich, warm colors and a feeling I wanted to create around it. It was the… Continue reading BLOG STOP: a visit from Christina C. Jones, author of ‘A Crazy Thing Called Love’
MANIC MONDAY: Nia Forrester and Tia Kelly have a new blog thoroughly reviewing books that we've read. Our site is a work in progress, but we'd love for you to follow us! http://www.2writers1book.com This month's 'Must Read' - Walter Mosley's 'Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore'… check out our blog to find out why!
~Come join me and Tia Kelly as we talk about all things Chris and Robyn.~ Click this link to join the event and then on Sunday, just show up at 5 PM EST with your questions and comments. Before Sunday check in for fun poll questions, character images and more!
Strolling down the corridor leading to Nia Forrester’s office, Love Belvin observes the artwork mounted on the walls. The framed oil paintings are of well-known feminists such as Rosa May Billinghurst, Bertha Harris, and Ruth Simpson—all unfamiliar figures to Love, yet she has an idea of their significance at Nia’s place. Love stops at the… Continue reading Blog Stop: Love Belvin, author of the bestselling Love’s Improbable Possibility series!
Decisions from the Past… What I love most about writing Women’s Fiction is the ability to focus on a theme and build on it, exploring the reality of life - the good and the bad. It’s putting my characters through an emotional gambit and allowing readers to empathize and root for them as they… Continue reading ~The Butterfly Memoirs Tour: ‘Lonely Heart’~
Tia Kelly just launched a pop up bookstore where you can read her latest novel 'The Engagement Season' for FREE! How does a pop up bookstore work? It's like a free web series. Between January 21 - February 9, on select days, a new chapter(s) of 'The Engagement Season' will be available online to read for… Continue reading Read ‘The Engagement Season’ from Tia Kelly BEFORE it Goes on Sale!
By far, the most common observation I get from people who read my work is: ‘why didn’t you tell us what happened “in the end”? or ‘I wanted to see what happened after that.’ For sometime I’ve puzzled over this, because where stories of peoples’ lives are concerned, for me “the end” occurs at their… Continue reading Completion, or Longing?