Monday, October 3, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Orange



Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a group of authors share stories based on word and picture prompts. This week's word is "Orange”. Click on each author's name to read the excerpt. Comments make our day!

Jean Joachim (Sports romance)

Dale arrived at the stadium early.

Patsy Faye (Sweet Romance)

She had no intention of getting up close and personal to a cowboy.


Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Romance)

“Think mermaid! Think mermaid!”


Jillian Chantal (Regency)

Never again. Never. 


Tricia Andersen (Paranormal Romance)

Dakota scowled at him. “You got a helicopter handy?”


Susanne Matthews (Romance)

No matter what his name was, he would be Louis the Lip to me. 


Monday, September 26, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Fall

 



Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a group of authors share stories based on word and picture prompts. This week's word is "Fall”. Click on each author's name to read the excerpt. Comments make our day!



V.L. Locey (M/M Contemporary Romance) 

He smiled so sinfully it was hard to breath.


Susanne Matthews (Romantic Comedy)

His grin deepened to one with all the eagerness and joy of a wolf waiting to pounce on a rabbit.   


Jillian Chantal (M/F Regency) 

  “Watch yerself, wench.”


Patsy Faye (Sweet M/F Romance) 

“No one ever had a secret around Blabbermouth Amy.”


Flossie Benton Rogers (M/F Paranormal Romance)

Communion with a cat, could you beat it?


Jean Joachim (M/F Sports Romance)

“This will never work. Why did I have to fall for her?”

Monday, September 19, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Picture prompt week!



 





This week is picture prompt week where our authors write their stories to a picture. Several pictures are offered and each author picks the one that works best with her story. Each author will put the picture she's selected on her blog. 

They also have to confine their story excerpts to only 300 words. Sometimes that's a challenge!! Hop on to each one, read their story, and leave an encouraging comment. Thanks for dropping by. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Sports Romance)
“Damn, Robbie. You’ve been around so many women, haven’t you listened?”


PATSY FAYE (Sweet Romance)
Both tipped their matching tan, felt Stetsons at the same time. Both uttered “Howdy, ma’am” in unison.


FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Romance)
The red ball of a setting sun bobbled on the horizon, as if uncertain whether to stay or go.


JILLIAN CHANTAL (Regency)
How will I ever get it clean?


SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Romantic Comedy)
And just like that, my rubber backbone turned to steel.


TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal Romance)
In the last few hours he had seen things that were beyond unusual. They were horrifying, 

Monday, September 12, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Anxious

 


Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a group of authors share stories based on word and picture prompts. This week's word is "Anxious”. Click on each author's name to read the excerpt. Comments make our day!

Susanne Matthews (Romantic Comedy)

The cat spoke bird?


V.L. Locey (M/M Contemporary Romance)

“When did you become an expert on drag performances?  


Jean Joachim (Sports romance)

He's never met a girl like her before. 


Patsy Faye (Sweet Romance)

“Nope, when I moved here, I swore off men.”


Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Romance)

Hugo was flying to Japan?


Jillian Chantal (Regency) 

He stuffed a bit more meat in his mouth and chewed it, anxious to be gone. 


Monday, September 5, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Sign

 

Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a group of authors share stories based on word and picture prompts. This week's word is "SIGN." Click on each author's name to read the excerpt. Comments make our day!


V.L. Locey (M/M Contemporary Romance)

"Perhaps we can even become friends as we work together to get your that crown.”


Susanne Matthews (Romantic Comedy)

Before I could close it, a raccoon raced into the house and up the stairs.  


Patsy Faye (Sweet Romance) 

“Cheesecake? You’re not going to eat cheesecake anymore?”


Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Romance)

“G-godmother,” she stammered.


Jean Joachim (Sports romance) 

After glancing up at the clock, he noticed it was his time for the massage. 


Jillian Chantal (Regency)

A girl in a skirt showing off her lovely bosom could cause only trouble.  


Tricia Andersen (Paranormal Romance)

The ‘for-your-greatest-desire-sign-on-the-dotted-line' dude himself. 

Monday, August 29, 2022

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "YELLOW" #freereads #amwriting

 


Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where a group of authors share stories based on word and picture prompts. This week's word is "YELLOW." Click on each author's name to read the excerpt. Comments make our day!

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Romance)
His little finger began a relentless tattoo beneath one eye.


V.L. LOCEY (M/M Contemporary Romance)
"It's frapped," Jo-Jo said then plopped another gummy bear into her mouth.


JEAN JOACHIM (Sports Romance)
Well, he could dream, couldn't he?


TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
"I probably would have been disqualified long before getting to this word."


TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal Romance)
"That thing can't be here," Sarah muttered.


SUSANNE MATTHEWS Romantic Comedy)
My brain slammed on the brakes.









Monday, August 22, 2022

Tuesday Tales - Using the Word “Mouse”

 


Welcome to this week's Tuesday Tales, the blog where a select group of authors share their works in progress with you. Each week, we write to a picture or word prompt. This week, our word prompt is “Mouse”. Take time to read all the offerings and leave a comment. We love feedback.

V.L. Locey (M/M Contemporary Romance) 
“We’re just fine financially,” I lied like that old rug in the hallway. 

Trisha Faye (Historical Fiction)
“There isn’t any wart there. You’re being a big meanie.”


Susanne Matthews (Romantic Comedy)
“Hello, Mrs. Morgan. It’s been a long time.”

Jean Joachim (Sports Romance)
Robbie leaned against the door jamb and watched her work.

Tricia Andersen (Paranormal Romance)
The kid was a hurricane on toddler legs.