Monday, March 28, 2022

Tuesday Tales - leaf


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 ‘leaf.’ Thank you for stopping by!

 TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)

“Of course. When your eyeballs open at three in the morning.”

 FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)

His smoldering eyes stilled into the faraway.

 SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance Comedy)

Mom looked haunted; her eyes fixed in that blank stare I knew all too well.

 JEAN JOACHIM (Sports Romance)

"She's no more than a fall leaf in the wind, Son."

V.L. LOCEY (MM Romance)

His hands were so strong and yet could be so gentle. 

Monday, March 21, 2022


Welcome to Tuesday Tales, where authors spin stories each week based on a word or picture prompt. The stories are our works in progress and eventually become our published works. This week's word is "NAIL." Click on each author's name to read the excerpt, and make sure to leave a comment. Comments make our day! Thanks so much for participating.

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)

"Game on, war god."

V. L. LOCEY (MM Contemporary Romance)

Lucas was the only Viklund that showed up for dinner.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)

Her reality check came as she saw the prices on the various bins.

JEAN JOACHIM (Sports Romance)

Charlie nodded. "Oh, it's real all right. It's real."


Much more comfortable than court heels and fancy togs.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Small Town Romance)

Granted, never in my wildest dreams would I think I'd be having the 'do we or don't we mate like bunnies' talk with him." 

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance Comedy)

There were a dozen stairs disappearing into the darkness.

Monday, March 14, 2022



Welcome to Tuesday Tales. This is picture prompt week. Each author has to write to a picture and keep the piece at about 300 words or less. Stop by each blog and find a capitvating story by our talented authors.  Thanks for stopping by.  

JEAN  JOACHIM (Sports Romance)
Merrily's hair bounced as she strode over to claim her Secret Santa gift. 

V. L. LOCEY (MM Romance)
The door opened and my physician strolled in, my file in his hands. He did not look happy. 

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)
I'd rather have the rocky cliffs and tidepools at Laguna. 

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Small Town Romance)
“And how did that go for you again?”

Before her brothers went to war.

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Fantasy Romance)
Touching him would be heaven—and hell.  

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romantic Comedy)
"I told you it was foreplay."

Monday, March 7, 2022

Tuesday Tales: NASTY

 Welcome to this week's Tuesday Tales. We offer a look at our creative process, a chance to let you slip into what is possible. Enjoy and feel free to comment on each post. We appreciate your feedback.

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)

I glanced up, saw that it was from Montréal-Trudeau and grinned madly.

JEAN JOACHIM (Sports Romance)

Was that Uncle Charlie?

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)

Peggy simply wanted to sit like a limp dishrag and not move for an hour. Or two.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance Comedy)

Visions of an angry Aquaman, aka Jason Momoa, popped into my head.

 JILLIAN CHANTAL (Contemporary Ghost Story)

The nickname was growing on her.