Monday, January 27, 2020

Tuesday Tales for January 27, 2020, for the prompt GRAPES

Hello and welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales. It's hard to believe the month of January is almost over!  This week, those of us sharing our works in progress with you have written to the word prompt, GRAPES, not always an easy word to use. Please check out all the offerings and remember, comments are always appreciated by each of the writers.

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction Short Story)
“A penny isn’t going to buy us one of those marbles.”

JEAN JOACHIM (Romantic Suspense)
“Oh, yeah. You want me to read it, right? Out loud?”

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
Maybe I needed to tone down my fabulousness a little, it seemed to stun him.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Historical Romance Suspense)
Lucien had feared for her life.

Monday, January 20, 2020

Tuesday Tales - Written to the prompt 'surface'

Tuesday Tales – writing prompt #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. This week we’re writing to the prompt ‘surface.’ Thank you for stopping by!

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
“I need you to talk to me.”

JEAN JOACHIM (Romantic Suspense)
So, we open the letter?” She raised her eyebrows and glanced at him.

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction Short Story)
“She’d say I was being ‘frivolous’. You know how mothers are.”

TRICIA ANDERSEN  (Paranormal/Greek god romance)
Or was his father trying to tell him to get off the beach? Fat chance, big guy.

Monday, January 13, 2020

Tuesday Tales January 14, 2020 Picture Prompt

Welcome to the newest edition of Tuesday Tales, based on a picture prompt this week. Authors selected from the striking photos above. We hope you enjoy the scenes we've created. Comments are welcomed and appreciated by all the participants! 

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Fantasy)
“Circle the tree nine times to find its way-flow.”   

V.L. Locey (MM Hockey Romance)
Dinner was ruined. Again.

Trisha Faye (Historical Fiction Short Story)
“We were playing a game of ringer. For keepsies.”

Susanne Matthews (Historical Romance Suspense)
In the distance, mountains rose, not as majestically as those in France, but tall enough to be daunting. 

Jean Joachim (Romantic Suspense)
“Damn. Yeah. It’s a letter.” 

Tricia Andersen  (Paranormal/MMA Romance)
“Whatever is coming, whatever we have to face, please keep him safe.”

Davee Jones (Contemporary)
Yes, you can come with me, let’s go get some chow. 

Monday, January 6, 2020


Welcome to this week’s edition of Tuesday Tales. We hope you enjoy our scenes based on the word "ROUND". Comments are welcomed and appreciated by all the participants! 

“I’ll never tell. Miss White’s an ole’ biddy anyway. Assigning us all that work right before a weekend.”

“I’m looking for the woman who lives in apartment one-A. Do you know her?”

“You want to look for a vampire during the day? Wow, you are bad at this.”

“Come, little ones, and gather ‘round the fireside.”  

She carefully set her cup in its saucer. “Why don’t you tell me?”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Historical Romance Suspense)
Izzy shifted against him, her profile buried in the thick woolen shirt he still wore.