Monday, August 29, 2016

Tuesday Tales - Picture Prompt

Welcome to Tuesday Tales. Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Don't forget to come back and read all the different stories. Thank you so much for coming. This week the excerpts can be no longer than 300 words and must reflect one of the following pictures:

V.L. Locey (M/M Hockey Romance)
“Maybe we can just cruise around town.”

Tricia Andersen (MMA Romance)
The whole scene was peaceful. It didn’t dull the raging lust coursing through her.

Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance)
Let’s try the road less traveled."

Jean Joachim (Modern Historical Romance)
“She’s up to something,” John whispered.

Susanne Matthews (Contemporary Romance)
As Erik had reminded him, his routine was well-known.

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Romance)
“Being the nature girl you are, I’m surprised you’ve never been to Turner Falls

Monday, August 22, 2016


Welcome! We're back with the word prompt "fan" this week. Just click on the author's name and go to her blog. Don't forget to return to read the other stories. Thank you for coming. 

V.L. LOCEY (M/M Hockey Romance)
After I had been knocked to my ass for a third time, I got a little upset and had a talk with the ref.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance)
The laughter in his eyes dimmed as he looked deep within her eyes, holding her gaze with an intense, magnetic stare.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
“We can all use a touch of magic right now,” Paul whispered in her ear.

JEAN JOACHIM (Modern Historical Romance)
“No? Just humiliated, then. Good reason to go.” She continued to pack her few possessions.

SARAH CASS (Urban Fantasy)
Lines:  “We’re being followed.” Kane’s words were enough to snap her attention back to him.

“No, sweetheart. I figure you making me breakfast would still be part of this date. Or if we get up late you can make me lunch.”

Tuesday, August 16, 2016


Welcome to Tuesday Tales! Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Thank you for coming. 

V. L. LOCEY (M/M Hockey Romance)
I glanced over her head and my gaze locked with warm, dark brown eyes set into an amazingly handsome face. 

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Vintage Paranormal Romance)
With a deep belly sigh, the old woman squeezed Laura’s hand before releasing it. 

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Murder Mystery Contemporary)
“Did we test for semen on those surfaces?”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance) 
She shook her head. “Not really—one of those ‘someone walked over my grave moments’. I’m fine.”

 But that time you didn’t tell me there was no chance I’d end up in your bed. I’m breaking you down, huh?

DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)
 "Do you think my gray matter isn’t working?”

JEAN JOACHIM (Modern Historical Romance)
“I can’t afford to lose my job,” she said over coffee at the kitchen table.

Monday, August 8, 2016


Welcome! We're back with the word prompt "catch" this week. Just click on the author's name and go to her blog. Don't forget to return to read the other stories. Thank you for coming. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Modern Historical Romance)
“Really, John. I don’t know what to make of this. And you, Maggie?” Mr. Roberts shook his head. 

V. L. LOCEY (M/M Hockey Romance)
 "Oh no, nope, no date," I stammered, my gaze roaming the gathering in search of Mario and Madame Lila. 

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance)
He lifted his glass in a toast. “To us and unforeseen adventures.”

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Contemporary Murder Mystery)
“Like it’s fresh and new all over again.”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
“On the kiss meter, I’d say that was a twelve,” Lindsay said and laughed.

"Blush like that. It makes you look cute. It makes me want to corrupt something that cute.”

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Monday, August 1, 2016

Tuesday Tales- August 2, 2016- Fly

Welcome to this week’s edition of Tuesday Tales. Each week, authors use a word or picture prompt to create a snippet from their work in progress and share that work on their blogs.
This week's word prompt is Fly. Click on the links below and visit each blog to see how each chose to use the word.
Thank you for coming!

V.L  Locey: M/M Zombie Romantic Comedy
Slug and his friends seemed to enjoy the fact that they could now hit me in new places. 

Trisha Faye: Contemporary romance: 

“Besides, when you met me, did I look like a person that ran around with clowns?"

Susanne Matthews: Contemporary Romance

Paul grinned. “I don’t mind playing Prince Charming to your Cinderella.” He lifted his glass in salute. 

Tricia AndersonMMA Romance.
The kiss was soft, gentle. It was a taste of what might be.

Jillian Chantal: Contemporary Murder mystery: 

“Sorry, I don’t think I can.”

Davee Jones: Romantic Contemporary

“There aren’t any life-size Venus fly traps or any other man-eating plants out here, are there?” 

 Karen Cino: Contemporary Romance
Their afternoon in Central Park was flawless. They spent an hour at Strawberry Fields listening to different musicians perform their rendition of their favorite Beatle's songs.

Flossie Benton Rogers (Vintage Paranormal Romance):

Miss Sarah’s words plucked at her gut like the sharp edge of a chisel.