Category MFRW

Call me a Prairie Vole #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 41, the writing prompt is: My First Love Scientists have found that some prairie voles are genetically programmed to be monogamous. They’ve even located the gene that controls this. Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have found that natural selection drives some […]

Indescribable! #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 41, the writing prompt is: My Blogging Inspiration This topic leaves me scratching my head, uncertain what is meant. But hey, it’s not a school essay assignment, so I’m just going to write about any darned thing that happens to inspire me to blog. […]

To Be or Not to Be #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 40, the writing prompt is: Favorite Book Quotes This is a hard one for me, because I’m not a quotation kind of guy. You might even say that frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn about quotations. I had to decide, then, whether […]

Struck dumb . . . not! #MFRWauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 39, the writing prompt is: Words to Live By This is one of those topics that seems to have no clear interpretation. Does it mean quotations? Words of wisdom? Good books? I live by words, yet words to live by conjures such massive chaos […]

A bomb eager to remove her appendix #mfrwbookhooks

Welcome to the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop, Book Hooks. Writers share a short snippet of their works to entice you. Rescuing Prince Charming is a science fiction romance that will be available for pre-order soon.  The MS was a finalist in the Land of Enchantment RWA’s Rebecca contest — which I hope bodes well […]

Fire and ice #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 38, the writing prompt is: The Best Parts of Each Season As an adult, I’ve lived in two very different climates. I decided to compare the southern Arizona desert with British Columbia’s cold Canadian Rockies. That’s two sets of seasons for price of one. […]

Show up naked and bring food #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 37, the writing prompt is: Five Ways to Win my Heart 1. They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. I’m a man. So . . . bake for me. If you don’t know what to bake, I have […]

You’re ordering me to strip you? #mfrwHooks

Welcome to the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop, Book Hooks. Writers share a short snippet of their works to entice you. On Sunday I shipped my latest messterpiece off to the editor. To celebrate, here’s a snippet from page two of Rescuing Prince Charming, a science fiction romance that’ll be available late this year, […]

Expect no pearls of wisdom #mrfwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For this week, the writing prompt is: Managing My Writing Time Uh . . . shouldn’t you be asking people who know what they’re talking about?  You know, like efficiency experts? Or at least folks with willpower? (Actually, I have lots of willpower. I used the […]

Despicable me #mfrwauthor

I’m escaping the Arizona heat this week in wonderfully cool Toronto, visiting a couple of my sons and a BIG dog that is making it hard to type by 1/3 sitting on me. One third of Sadie is all that fits on my lap. Nonetheless I found time for the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For […]