Monday, April 23, 2018

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "WASH" #romance


Welcome! This week our word prompt is "wash".  Click on the author's name to go to her blog and read her story. Don't forget to come back and read all these works. Thank you for coming!


JEAN JOACHIM (Romance)
“You’re gonna be around all those brains. Those Yale guys. All wanting to get laid.”

V. L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
“Bryan, maybe we should put our wine down.”  

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance Short Story)
“Oh, thank goodness! The cavalry has arrived.”

TRICIA ANDERSON (Paranormal Greek God Romance)
"Maybe you still love him, not me. Am I right?”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Historical Romance)
Sometimes, necessity makes for strange bedfellows. 

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
She clenched the wooden knobs of the chair arms.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Tuesday Tales Picture

Welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales, the closed blog hop where a group of writers share their work in progress with you, the readers. Each week's entry is based on a word or picture prompt. This week, we write to a chosen picture prompt. Picture prompts follow a little different rule, we write 300 words.  Follow the links to read the individual posts. Make sure you visit everyone. There's something here for everyone! Enjoy!



FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS  (Paranormal Fantasy Romance) “I prefer the old ways.”

TRICIA ANDERSEN  (Paranormal/Greek God Romance) This wasn’t going to end like the myths or fairy tales. Maybe it was time to cut her losses and run. 


JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance) Nick tossed her a towel then wrapped one around his waist


V.L. LOCEY  (MM Hockey Romance) His black jeans fit him well, as did the long-sleeved shirt he’d pulled a soft gray vest over. 


SUSANNE MATTHEWS  (Historical Romance) Only two slept at any time, the third sitting guard on the watch for hungry wolves or cougars.


JILLIAN CHANTAL (Contemporary) Time slowed as she reached out.













Monday, April 9, 2018

Tuesday Tales - Cart



Welcome! This week's word prompt is "cart". Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to come back and visit them all. 
Thanks for stopping by.


V.L. Locey (MM Hockey Romance)  
There stood a young man in a Railers hoodie with brown eyes and a mouth that poets would write sonnets about. 

Chrys N. Jay (Contemporary Romance Short Story)
“Who needs some help and what are you volunteering me for?”

Tricia Andersen (Paranormal/Greek god Romance)
He fought the urge to chase after her, to rip her a new one in front of her new temple and her new worshippers.

Jean Joachim (Romance)  
Lizzie had been curious about sex. She’d been ready for some time before Nick came along.

Susanne Matthews (Historical Romance)
"Six months ago, if you’d told me I would be entrusting my life to a Mohawk scout, I would’ve called you crazy, but I can’t think of another man I would want at my back for this."

Jillian Chantal (Regency)
They made quick work of getting the prisoners loaded as well as the dead 
men. 

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
It’s not like she needed new lingerie anyway.


Monday, April 2, 2018

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "TOE"


Welcome! This week's word prompt is "toe". Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to come back and visit them all. Thanks for stopping by.

JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)
“Don’t be a dork. Break the rules. Just this once,” he said, furrowing his brows.

V. L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
“I mean, are you really positive about this, Tim?”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Historical Romance)
“Somedays, he lies in such a way that I can count his tiny toes and tickle the sole of his foot.” 

JILLIAN CHANTAL  (Regency)
“He’s so jealous of you and your skills, I think he might actually wish you harm,” Robert said. 

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance) 
The goddess danced with Simon—and then some.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal Greek God Romance)
 I don’t have to like you to love you, Ares.


Monday, March 26, 2018

Tuesday Tales - strong



Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a small group of authors share snippets of their works in progress. Each week, we incorporate a word or picture prompt into a current writing project. This week the prompt is ‘strong.’ Click on each authors name to check out their storytelling. We hope you enjoy our tales!

TRISHA FAYE Historical Fiction
“Can’t you ever stop thinking about scullery work?”

TRICIA ANDERSON Paranormal/Greek god romance
He hated his mom with the passion of a thousand burning suns.

JEAN JOACHIM Second Chance Romance
He couldn’t move in with her without at least the promise of marriage, could he?

“Has anyone returned a runaway horse?”

DAVEE JONES Romance
High clouds stirred and brewed against darkening blue skies.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS Historical Romance
“Is that his foot?” she asked, filled with awe.

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS Paranormal Fantasy Romance
“Bunch of boorish, craven cutthroats.”


Monday, March 19, 2018

Tuesday Tales - Pale









Welcome to Tuesday Tales! Our word prompt is "pale." Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Thank you for visiting us.


V.L. Locey (MM Hockey Romance)
Walking side-by-side we played things off as casual until we rounded the corner. 

Tricia Andersen (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
Her eyes narrowed to thin slits. “You act like you are in love with this...thing.”

Davee Jones (Romance)
“What you’re saying goes beyond the pale.

Susanne Matthews (Historical Romance)
“And when are you going to settle down?” Izzy asked. 

Jillian Chantal (Regency Romance)
“I’ve been praying all afternoon that he’s not dead.”

Trisha Faye (Historical Fiction)
“They stopped you? But you’re here? You’re not in jail?”

Jean Joachim (Romance)
Thrusting his hand in his pocket, Mike Sullivan made sure the little box from the jewelers was there.

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)

“Don’t you ever get weary of playing spear carrier?”






Monday, March 12, 2018

Tuesday Tales: March 13, 2018 Picture Prompt Time



Welcome back to this week's Tuesday Tales, the closed blog where a small group of authors share their works in progress with you. Each week, we incorporate an image or a word prompt into our posts. Since this week is picture prompt time, the posts are limited to 300 words. Enjoy!

Here are the images we had to choose from this week:













Which one would you use to write a story? Check out what our group members selected. 


V.L LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
I studied our hands, the way our fingers were so similar. 

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
“Arkansas, you say? You hail from those parts?” Frank seemed intrigued.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
After he was free of her grasp he binged on alcohol and whores. Or he started a massive war. It depended on his mood.

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Regency)
The sun moved deeper into the horizon. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)
It took her five effing years to decide that Mike what’s-his-name was the love of her life

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Historical Romance/Suspense)
For the first time in her life, she’d actually worked the soil herself, and while it had been hard to do, the satisfaction it brought was incredible.

DAVEE JONES (Romance)
I love the way light offers different perspectives.

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)

“At the moment I don’t feel like stinging you.”

Have a great week!

Monday, March 5, 2018

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "POCKET"


Welcome to Tuesday Tales! Our word prompt is "pocket." Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Thank you for visiting us.


V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
The lonely naked bulb by the stairs threw Shaun into all kinds of shadow.


TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
“Oh, Lue. Don’t be such a prude. He simply had his arm around me.”


FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
He leaned over, clamped his hands on his knees, and sucked in oxygen.


SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Women's Fiction/Romance)
Convertibles are great cars, but they don't offer a lot of protection.


TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
Juliet bit back a growl. “Like father, like son.”


JEAN JOACHIM (Women's Fiction)
His libido spiked as he opened the door and harnessed Queenie.

Monday, February 26, 2018

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "CABINET"




Welcome! Our word prompt is "cabinet". Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Thank you for visiting us. 

JEAN JOACHIM ( Women's Fiction)
She opened the cabinet in the credenza. Bingo! 
V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
“Please. I knew how to spin a one-eighty when we were in third grade.”

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
Neither her friend nor the smitten Casey would have noticed anything she said.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Women's Fiction/Romance)
"No food—Mavis had enough stuff at the meeting to feed the population of a small country." 

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal/Fantasy)
One still slept like the dead, and the other seemed close to hysteria.

TRICIA ANDERESEN (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
“Wine me, kiss me and leave me wanting you?” she teased.

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Thriller)
The red of rage almost blinded me in the moment before I got hold of myself.

Monday, February 19, 2018

TUESDAY TALES - COZY IS THE WORD PROMPT



Welcome to Tuesday Tales. Our authors write stories or scenes to a word prompt every week. This week's word prompt is "cozy". Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to return and read all the fine stories. Thank you for stopping by. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Women's Fiction)
For the first time, ever, Stan melted into her embrace, allowing her to comfort him.

V. L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
Growing up in Liberty Springs, Connecticut, had almost guaranteed an energetic kid like me getting into some sort of winter sport.

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
They haven’t had a good movie since The Patsy played a few weeks ago.”

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
“You saw me feed. You looked like you were about to hurl.”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Women's Fiction/Romance)
“Brain fart,” he mumbled, returning the record to the window and leaving the store, hoping the clerk didn’t think he was in his dotage.

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Thriller)
“What?” Even to me, my voice sounded falsely sincere. 

Monday, February 12, 2018

Tuesday Tales February Picture Prompt







Welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales, the closed blog hop where a group of writers share their work in progress with you, the readers. Each week's entry is based on a word or picture prompt. This week, we write to a chosen picture prompt.  Follow the links to read the individual posts. Make sure you visit everyone. There's something here for everyone! Enjoy!



V.L. Locey (MMM Hockey Romance)
“I hate carrots,” Noah grumbled and continued carrot hunting.

Tricia Andersen (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
We’ve seen each other in our real state. Maybe we should talk.”

Susanne Matthews (Romance/Women's Fiction)
Had he gained that much weight? Maybe he’d up his workout to three times a week. 

Jean Joachim (Women's Fiction)
She had had exciting experiences, while he had simply lived his mundane life. 

Trisha Faye (Historical Fiction)
“You know men…he blabbered on about it and I didn’t listen to half of it.”

Jillian Chantal (Thriller)
The guy walked over, his gait reminiscent of a stork.

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Fantasy)
"He works for my family.”

Monday, February 5, 2018

Tuesday Tales- February 6, 2018- Angry





Welcome to Tuesday Tales. Our authors write stories or scenes to a word prompt every week. This week's word prompt is "angry". Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to return and read all the fine stories. Thanks for stopping by - we hope you enjoy them!




Jean Joachim- (Women’s Fiction)
Next to the coffeemaker, but hidden by the sugar canister was an empty bottle. 


Trisha-Faye- (Historical Fiction)
“With gams like these, I aim to catch a swell fellow that will hire me a maid for all this…scullery work.”


 Vicki Locey- (MMM Hockey Romance)
Noah brushed a stray curl from Mat’s brow.


Jillian Chantal – (Thriller)
The man’s eyes were hard and I could see no real sign of humanity in them.


Tricia Anderson- Paranormal/Greek god romance.
“Aww, you got me takeout." “Juliet, seriously. I’m on the clock here.” 

Susanne Matthews - (Women's Fiction) 
He tilted my chin toward him. “I’ve waited a week to do this. Jersey, you take my breath away.” 


Flossie Benton Rogers(Paranormal Fantasy) 
Tight lipped, she marched in, not waiting to see if he followed.


Davee Jones- (Romance)


I know folks go through stages, and being angry is one stage some folks allow to become quick sand.