Author Archives: Serena Bell

About Serena Bell

Serena Bell writes stories about how sex messes with your head, why smart people do stupid things sometimes, and how love can make it all better. Read more >

The Secret Sermon In Every Romance Novel

Welcome once again to the fabulous Amber Belldene, Episcopal priest and author of the Blood Vine Series of paranormal romances … Thanks so much for inviting me back to guest post on Wonkomance! This essay is really just one extended … Continue reading

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Summer Lessons

Balance doesn’t come easily to me. I suspect I’m not alone. I suspect what I’m about to describe is common, not only to many writers, but to many creative people. I love to write, and once I start, I don’t … Continue reading

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Ten Things I Will Never Learn

I participated in a great conversation at the airport on the way home from RWA last year about how learning to be an author is not just about achieving 10,000 hours of craft mastery. I believe it was Del Dryden … Continue reading

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