What to Read Next: Lighthearted Contemporary Romance

Sometimes you just want to get away from it all. Lose yourself in a good book. Something fun. Something lighthearted. Something with plenty of romance. Here are a few of my favorite contemporary romances (aka Romantic Comedies): Bird After Bird – Leslie Tash I read this charming tale shortly after watching The Big Year, which … More What to Read Next: Lighthearted Contemporary Romance

Origin of the Species #paranormal #urbanfantasy

The species being…vampire hunters. You’ve read the series, now read the story that started it all… Morgan Bailey is living in London, minding her own business, when she’s attacked by a vampire. Suddenly she finds herself thrust into the world of the supernatural, and she isn’t happy about it. When the mysterious Kabita Jones insists … More Origin of the Species #paranormal #urbanfantasy

#PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #ParanormalRomance & #ContemporaryRomance Author Shea MacLeod

I figured it was only fair I answer my own questions, since everyone else had to. So, just in time for Passion In Portland tomorrow, I present you our final author: Me! What sparked the idea for your latest novel? Was there a specific “Ah—ha!” moment? My most recently published work is the second book in … More #PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #ParanormalRomance & #ContemporaryRomance Author Shea MacLeod

The Research Continues: #Burlesque, #Bookbinding, and #Badassery

With my epic European research trip well over, it was time to turn my attention to other research that needed doing. In my quest for a new, interesting vocation for one of my characters, I found myself at the Oregon Burlesque Festival of an evening. While there I met up with the super awesome Lacy … More The Research Continues: #Burlesque, #Bookbinding, and #Badassery