Category Archives: Writing Wonkomance

Thinking about wonkomance from an author’s perspective.

Busted: That IS You in My Book

Every writer has been asked the question, “How much of what you write comes from personal experience?” I’d be willing to wager that romance writers get asked this more often than, say, writers of spy thrillers. Further money gets laid … Continue reading

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Women and Music~Part One

In July of 1990, it was the summer before my sophomore year of high school. This is about women and music, but it also about how a girl can be put into the worst kinds of situations and locate some … Continue reading

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Writing values: Clarity is mine, what’s yours?

As recently as a few weeks ago, I thought I might be on the verge of becoming what I’d always wanted, always planned to be– a full-time writer. I never intended to be a librarian. I needed a job during … Continue reading

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