Monday, April 26, 2021

Tuesday Tales: From the Word BONES


Welcome to this week's Tuesday Tales, a weekly blog post where a small group of writers share their work in progress with you. This week our word is BONES.  Please take the time to read all of the posts. Comment if you can. We love feedback! 

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)

“Such a drama queen,” I teased as I carried him to bed then laid him on the rumpled coverings.

 CHRYS N. JAY (F/F Romance)

“Yep, it’s in the water here,” Ed joked.


TRICIA ANDERSEN (Greek god/paranormal Romance

“Are you sure that we can trust him?”


SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Romantic Thriller)

“A modern day Jack the Ripper is an interesting comparison,” Al said, stopping her.

 FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Medieval Knight Romance)

“Begone, ye rag tags!”


“Not that I’m a danger to you, but it’s best for both of us that we keep our distance.”

Monday, April 19, 2021

Tuesday Tales - Hurry


Welcome! This week our talented authors are writing to the word prompt "hurry." Please stop by each blog, read the excerpt, and leave a comment. Thank you for stopping by.

V.L. Locey (MM Hockey Romance) 

All six girls in the dressing room twisted their heads like owls to watch two drag queens throw some shade. 

Jillian Chantal (Time Travel)

 “You are one silly man.”

Susanne Matthews (Romantic Thriller)

In this heat, he was sweating like a chunky kid chasing an ice cream truck.

Flossie Benton Rogers (Medieval Knight Romance)

She moaned into his mouth and crumpled against him.

Chrys N. Jay (FF Romance) 

“You have to stop wandering about looking like a love-sick puppy. She has a partner you know.”

Tricia Andersen (Greek Gods/Paranormal Romance)

Plus, according to Aph, I talk in my sleep.

Jean Joachim (Small Town Romance)

“You’re amazing, you know that?” She put her hand on his knee.

Monday, April 12, 2021

Tuesday Tales - Picture Prompt


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 a picture prompt. Authors chose one of the following pictures to incorporate into their snippet. Thank you for stopping by!


TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)

“Nor any of the chickens. We have dibs on those too.”


V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)

A presence that held a person spellbound.


TRICIA ANDERSEN (Greek god/paranormal Romance)

It wasn’t everyday that the underworld had to welcome one of their own.


JEAN JOACHIM (Small Town Romance)

“Marty? What’s this?” Ethan plucked a piece of wood from a hole in the floor of the boat. Water started gushing in.


FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Medieval Knight Romance)

Her body trembled against him.


SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Romantic Suspense)

He was going to refuse, but the look on her face convinced him this wasn’t an argument he would win.

Monday, April 5, 2021

Tuesday Tales - Orange

 Welcome! This week our talented authors are writing to the word prompt "orange." Please stop by each blog, read the excerpt, and leave a comment. Thank you for stopping by.

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance) 

The spotlight was on me. 

TRISHA FAYE (Historical Fiction)

All Gail could do was to wrap Martha up in a giant hug and squeeze tight, trying to reassure her and lift her blue mood.

TRICIA ANDERSEN - (Greek god/paranormal Romance)

The pang of betrayal felt like a knife.


When she had wandered off, Rowena said, “How will I choose?”

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Medieval Knight Romance)

A twig cracked nearby, making her jump.

SUSANNEMATTHEWS (Romantic Thriller)

Traffic was heavy, but as usual, the cabby drove like a man possessed.

JEAN JOACHIM (Small Town Romance) 

Flint patted his brother on the back. “Absolutely. You’ve covered for me upteen million times. Now it’s your turn. Take off. Have fun. Get laid.”