Monday, June 29, 2015

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT - STIFF


Welcome! This week's word prompt is "stiff". Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Don't forget to return and read all the terrific stories. Thank you so much for coming.


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JEAN JOACHIM (Modern Historical)
Penn hated when his parents fought. Luckily his apartment was big enough for him to escape.

SARAH CASS (Urban Fantasy)
“Vels? What the actual fuck?”

V.L. LOCEY (Multicultural Romance)
He lifted my hair from my neck and placed his lips under my ear. “You don`t want to sight-see now, do you?”


TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance)
A long silence filled the airwaves between them before Izzy replied.

IRIS BLOBEL (Contemporary Romance)
He let go of her and stepped closer to the window. It was covered with red smears on the outside.

JOSELYN VAUGHN(Romantic Comedy)
“’Appreciate’ won’t be the first word out of my mouth.”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
Charley, aka Charlotte, Winters forced the last box into the backseat, wiped her brow with the back of her hand, and stretched her stiff back. 

DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)
 "Mom pulled a stiff-arm move."

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
She shrugged and marched to the beach buggy, avoiding his penetrating stare.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Contemporary Suspense)
Sloan assured as he drew her back into another passionate kiss. Abbey surrendered hopelessly. Who was she to argue with his logic?

Monday, June 22, 2015

Tuesday Tales - Old

      

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Sarah Cass (Urban Fantasy)
“All I did was ask why a Raven’s feathers would be turning silver.”

V.L. Locey (Multicultural Romance)
“Come in, you`re letting all the heat out,” he said without looking at me. I stepped inside and turned to close the wide door softly.

Iris Blobel (Contemporary Romance)
Rushing through the house, he finally found her in the kitchen, her face pale and tears streaming down her cheeks.

Morgan Wyatt (Romantic Suspense) 
“I’m afraid Clint will only up the ante.”

Davee Jones (Contemporary Adult Romance) 
 "Loneliness is getting old."

How else was he going to get off the floor?

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Romance)
Heart pattering, she jerked her hands to her abdomen and pressed.

Jillian Chantal (Contemporary)
“You may have every stalk of it on the planet as far as I’m concerned.”

Jean Joachim (Modern historical) 
“Where’s my cap?” A note of irritation surrounded John’s voice.
“Where’d you leave it, love?”



Monday, June 15, 2015

Tuesday Tales - Picture Prompt


This week, we have a picture prompt and each author is limited to 300 words on their post using this picture as inspiration. Be sure to check out each post by clicking on the author's name to take you to their website.

 
V.L. Locey (Multicultural Romance)
"If I can just explain before you flay me alive," I said, meeting Julia`s cold black eyes.

Tricia Andersen (Romantic Suspense) Family Ties
I’ve spent all day thinking of the parts of you I want to taste first.

Jillian Chantal (Contemporary)
"Kind of like doctor’s orders?"

Iris Blobel (Contemporary Romance)
"You could’ve died," he said almost in a whisper.
"Wouldn’t that have made your day," she replied.

Jean Joachim (Modern Historical)
Maggie loved Anne Roberts and her husband, but when they took two weeks in the Caribbean in the winter, they made her dream come true.
 
Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance) Heart Nectar
"This is my wine." Sitting beside a warm fire, Carolyn’s insides absorbed the healing properties of the perfectly aged blend.

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Romance)]
"Tonight? What part of 'I need all week to work' didn't you catch?"

Morgan Wyatt (Romantic Suspense) Exposed
"Hate Clint. Hate that I ever met him."

Monday, June 8, 2015

Tuesday Tales - boredom

Welcome to Tuesday Tales. The word prompt this week is "Boredom". Please click on the writer's name to go to their blog for their story. Don't forget to come back and read all the stories. Thank you for coming.

Iris Blobel
Contemporary Romance
“And without thinking twice, he climbed next to her on the bed.”

 
Jillian Chantal
Contemporary Romance
“I get it. You don’t have to beat me over the head with it.”


V.L. Locey
Multicultural Romance
Leave it to family to put your stupid behavior into perspective.


Tricia Anderson
Contemporary Sports Romance
Lily spun towards Reese, her lower lip dropping open in surprise by his sudden appearance. He slowly approached her, taking her in his arms. He smiled gently. “I know about the baby.”


Jean Joachim
Modern historical
A slight drizzle fell, coating the window. The temperature was forty and a winterish wind slipped through the cracks in the old windows, making her shiver.


Morgan Wyatt
Romantic Suspense
No real reason to shave so high, it wasn’t like anyone would notice.


Flossie Benton Rogers
Paranormal Fantasy Romance
It was as if he did the stroking instead of her.


Trisha Faye
Contemporary Romance
Before she could choose, she heard the water shut off, making her decision for her.


Davee Jones
Contemporary Romance
"I'd rather feel anything else, even sheer boredom."




 

 

 

 

Monday, June 1, 2015

Tuesday Tales - Giggle







Welcome to Tuesday Tales. The word prompt this week is "Giggle". Please click on the writer's name to go to their blog for their story. Don't forget to come back and read all the stories. Thank you for coming.


Joselyn Vaughn (Romantic Comedy)
"Why else would you giggle?”

Morgan Wyatt (Contemporary Romance)

“No one used those exact words to me. Are you quite the expert on male dancers?”

Jillian Chantal (Contemporary Romance)

 “You seem agitated.”

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Romance)

“Between the sheets you’d never know you were such a laid back, almost-hippie farmer.”

Tricia Andersen (Sports Romance)

But Reese doesn’t know.” “Yeah, Lilybug.  I do.”

Iris Blobel (Contemporary Romance)

Ethan must've fallen asleep after all, because the next thing he knew was, he was jolted out of sleep, woken instantly by a scream.

V.L. Locey (Multicultural Romance)

 “Jonah!” my son yelped and pulled from my grip. I froze on the steps.

Kathleen Ball (Historical Western)
Cinders had never in his life seen eyes as big as the chocolate pools Shannon possessed. Her sun-kissed brown hair hung braided down her back to her waist.

Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance)
"Was it worth at least a giggle?"

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
Interesting -- so he was willing to switch to coffee rather than guzzle down more devil’s brew?

Jean Joachim (Modern Historical)
Maggie snuggled into John’s shoulder on the train ride back to Manhattan. Three whirlwind days living her dreams had taken her breath away.

Monday, May 25, 2015

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT - ATTITUDE

Welcome to Tuesday Tales. The word prompt this week is "attitude". Please click on the writer's name to go to their blog for their story. Don't forget to come back and read all the stories. Thank you for coming.

JEAN JOACHIM (Modern Historical)
Little Penn toddled into the kitchen as Maggie was finishing up the morning dishes.  He tugged on her skirt.
TRICIA ANDERSEN (Contemporary Sports Romance)
At the foot of the escalator was Reese waiting for them, his strong arms crossed over his chest.  His grin was nearly as crazy as Buddy’s.
V. L. LOCEY (Multicultural Romance)
This is real life. Men don`t act like fictional men do. 
IRIS BLOBEL (Contemporary Romance)
“How are you really going?” he asked
"Fine. Why do you keep asking me?”
TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance)
“Oh my god,” she groaned. “I wish I could just clone myself.”
JOSELYN VAUGHN (Romantic Comedy)
“I take back my apology. You are ridiculous.”
MORGAN WYATT (Contemporary Romance)
Did he just say that? Tell her what he was going to do in her house.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Tuesday Tales - 11 Authors Writing to Picture Prompt #Tuesday Tales #picture prompt

This week, we have a picture prompt and each author is limited to 300 words on their post using this picture as inspiration. Be sure to check out each post by clicking on the author's name to take you to their website.



Iris Blobel: Contemporary - Leaning against the bench, he closed his eyes focusing on her image from earlier in the day in his mind. Tears running down her cheeks, and her small body against his. 

V.L. Locey Multi-cultural Romance - 
The sun was creeping up over The `Burgh when someone nudged me awake.

Joselyn Vaughn: Romantic Comedy - 
“You should nuke that first.”


Jillian Chantal: Contemporary - His broken heart must be working overtime to taunt him.

Tricia Anderson: Contemporary Sports Romance - 
“Lily, I’m begging you. Don’t marry Connor. He doesn’t love you.”

Davee Jones: : Contemporary Romance - 
“I’ve had so many smoothies and granola this month, I’m going back to my roots.”

Morgan Wyatt:  Contemporary Romance - “You wrinkle your nose when you hear something you don’t like. Might as well say, that’s super creepy."

Trisha Faye: Contemporary Romance - 
“Izzy Masterson, this is not fair. I haven’t even showered yet.”

Ursula Renee: Mystery; Multicultural - 
“I can’t believe you have nothing in your refrigerator,” Terri grumbled as she climbed out of the car.

Jean Joachim: Modern Historical - Maggie’s hand shook as she set the plate down in front of John.

Flossie Benton Rogers: Paranormal Dark Fantasy Romance - 

“A man’s soul can be dark as pitch.”