Art in Real Life – Real love stories

Jennifer and her husband are one of the cutest couples I’ve ever seen. After having met when they were stationed in Fort Riley, KS, both sharing a military background, life for them has blossomed into two children (ages 14 and 6), and an “ability to laugh and love even through firing bullets.” What is yourContinue reading “Art in Real Life – Real love stories”

Do you have a love story?

I’ve been thinking, for a while now, about bringing real life love to this blog. Between my forays into YouTube and the couples I stalk follow on IG, I realize that women are being loved…especially women of color. There’s glints, gleams, and giggles. Subtle touches. Unparalleled eye-contact. And, I want that in my world, youContinue reading “Do you have a love story?”

Single or In A Relationship?

Which has been a better experience for you? I’m currently at a point in my life where ambivalence is Queen. On one hand, I’m completely happy being single. I’m always reading articles that encourage “dating yourself” and “getting to know yourself,” and I think I’ve mastered it. I’m by myself close to one-hundred percent ofContinue reading “Single or In A Relationship?”

Thoughts: Dating as a romance writer…

Authors, do you think that writing romance has affected your dating scene? And not necessarily in “looking for Mr. Perfect,” but paying more closely to words or your interactions. His body language. The things you have to focus on as writer to pull the reader into the story. What have you noticed? -Alex