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Partners in Crime and Fate

Hearts once cold Beat anew With hunger and passion For a world That once was a shadow * Meals regain taste Warmth of sun on the skin No longer cold The pair indulge in sensations That once were memories * … Continue reading

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Romance Vs Action: A Tale of Two Vampires

Romance-  Was this supposed to be a conversation post? Action-  No, but this guy doesn’t have a strong opinion on why one of us, me, is better than the other. R- But he hasn’t read any vampire romances, so he’ll … Continue reading

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Creating Emotions in Fiction

For many authors, one of the most important goals of writing a story is creating an emotional response in the reader.  It covers the entire range from anger to relief to happiness.  I’m sure most avid readers have had a … Continue reading

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Luke & Kira: Hearts Bound and Battered

These two have certainly gone through the ringer and left bruises, which is odd since Kira doesn’t always show up in a book.  She didn’t start making a more common appearance until after Sleeper of the Wildwood Fugue.  Prior to that … Continue reading

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Luke & Sari: Complications and Cutlery

With Legends of Windemere: Ritual of the Lost Lamb coming up soon, I figured it was a good time to see how far Luke Callindor has come with his relationships.  For those that saw the blurb test, you probably have an … Continue reading

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7 Dating Tips from Delvin

We asked an expert to swing by and give some tips for putting romance into another genre.  He made a wrong turn and ended up in the Bedlam series, so now we’re stuck with Delvin.  Take it away, Mercenary Prince. … Continue reading

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Writing Relationships in a Series

Charms of the Feykin evolves the Luke/Sari and Nyx/Delvin relationships, which have been bouncing back and forth for a while.  There’s really nothing else I can say without divulging where the two pairings go.  I will say finishing this book felt like … Continue reading

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