Monday, July 31, 2017

Tuesday Tales – word prompt ‘box’ #romance #amwriting #freereads #excerpt

Welcome to Tuesday Tales, the place for weekly FREE READS! Click on the author's name and go to their blog. When you finished reading, return and move on to the next one. The word prompt this week is ‘box’.’ Thank you for stopping by!

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Fiction)
“Besides,” he countered, “if you two girls can do it, then a strapping fellow such as I should be able to.”

V.L Locey (M/M Hockey Romance)
“What you’re doing here is important,” he’d said as I tried to gracefully not take their money.

Susanne Matthews (Contemporary Paranormal Romance)
Looking through the photograph albums, Lana had turned to the last page and had seen the resemblance first.

Jean Joachim (Rural Romance)
He spied Drew, Mindy’s husband, struggling with a wooden structure. One glance at the front, which sported a pair of bright red painted lips and many hearts on a white background.

Jillian Chantal (Thriller)
What was the attraction? 

Tricia Anderson (Paranormal/Greek god romance)
"Go to hell, Ares."
"Can't, baby. I'm a god."

Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance)
“I kept these tucked away in a dresser drawer or something, so, they never made it to the donation box.”

Monday, July 24, 2017

July 25, 2017 Tuesday Tales This Week's Word: Silver

Hello and welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales, the blog created by Jean joachim aimed at allowing a small group of authors to share their works in process with you. Each post must incorporate the given word, or once a month, the picture prompt. This week, we are working with the word: silver. Enjoy!

V.L. Locey   MM Hockey Romance
My skaters – the kids ranging in ages from six to sixteen – all applauded and gathered around me.

Trisha Faye   Historical Fiction
“Your needs…and your whims…” Alla didn’t look very sympathetic.

Tricia Andersen   Paranormal/Greek god romance
She was well out of the hospital before anyone discovered he was dead.

Susanne Matthews   Paranormal Romance
“Don’t be crass, Billie. I saw the price tag on those Jimmy Choo’s you ordered last week.”

Jean Joachim  Rural romance

People dressed in shorts, full skirts, or jeans milled around. 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


This week, our writers picked one of these pictures to write about. Each story can only be 300 words. Can you guess who chose what? Visit their blogs and find out. Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to return to read everyone's story. Thank you for coming.

V. L. LOCEY (M/M Hockey Romance)
I peeked around the corner and saw them all gathered in a corridor. 

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
“Arlie Lorraine Shinkle…” Millie spat the words out in frustration.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)
I’m not your possession you can loan out. Ciao, Bella.

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Contemporary Thriller)
“Sir, I’d advise you not to pull that emergency cord. You see this gun?”

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
Lightning cracked, sharp and close.

JEAN JOACHIM (Rural Romance)
The day Rick dreaded arrived all too soon. The carnival!

Monday, July 10, 2017

Tuesday Tales- July 11, 2017 - Earth

Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where authors write stories to word prompts. This week the word prompt is Earth. Click on the author’s name to read their tale. Come back and visit them all.  Thanks for stopping by!


 V.L. Locey: MM Hockey Romance

I glanced out the windows at Ben Franklin standing atop City Hall.

Trisha Faye: Historical Fiction

“This isn’t as important as these flyers about our right to vote, but…are you two coming to my birthday party?”

Jillian Chantal: YA horror

Pushing me away, he added, “Go save your friend.” 

Tricia Anderson: paranormal/Greek god romance.

 “I’m the owner of this establishment,” Ares informed him. Then he growled. “And she’s with me.”

Flossie Benton Rogers: Paranormal Vintage Romance 

His fingers bit into her flesh. “You have no idea how many Grants race around inside my brain.”

Jean Joachim: Genre: Rural Romance

He woke up early the next morning. Panic set in. 

Thanks for reading. Hope to see you next week! 

Monday, July 3, 2017


Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where authors write stories to word prompts. This week the word promp --most fitting, I'd say-- is "firecracker." 
Happy July 4th to you all and thanks for stopping by.


JEAN JOACHIM (Rural Romance)
Rick put an arm around his cousin's shoulders. He hadn't been this relaxes around so many people in an age. 

V.L. LOCEY (M/M Contemporary Romance)
I raced around the corner anxious to find this man with the perfect voice.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
She deserved a man who’d make all her wishes come true, and he still didn’t believe he could be that man.

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)
“I doubt I’ll ever marry. Not if all men act like my father.”

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal Greek God Romance)
“Do not kill anyone in my club. Don’t embarrass me.”

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
Hannah settled into the folding chair between Meg and Nate.

Thanks for coming. See you next week!