and family, and maybe it is, but it’s personal too, you know? The
person I was last night is new. I wanna get to know him.”
down Henry Bennington, the uncle and guardian of my little brother’s
best friend, and tell him to get his ass back to Washington. He
needed to do something about his nephew, who was turning into a
douchebag. And two, figure out just how non-straight I was. For the
past two years, I’d had all these fantasies, and now was the time
to explore them, far away from my sleepy little town.
him.” I wasn’t supposed to fall in love with another city either.
But between brunch, making new friends, and discovering the man I was
meant to be, I lost sight of the future that had once seemed pretty
damn vivid. How the hell was I supposed to merge my old life and who
I used to be with the new dreams Los Angeles and Henry had awakened
rambler. In other words, I can discuss writing forever and ever.
Fiction, in particular. The love story—while a huge draw and
constantly present—is secondary for me, because there’s so much
more to writing romance fiction than just making two (or more) people
fall in love and have hot sex. There’s a world to build, characters
to develop, interests to create, and a topic or two to research
thoroughly. Every book is a challenge for me, an opportunity to learn
something new, and a puzzle to piece together. I want my characters
to come to life, and the only way I know to do that is to give them
substance—passions, history, goals, quirks, and strong opinions—and
to let them evolve. Additionally, I want my men and women to be
relatable. That means allowing room for everyday problems and, for
lack of a better word, flaws. My characters will never be perfect.
twitterpating, kinking, and geeking. Advocate for equality and Autism
awareness. There’s time for hockey and cupcakes, too. But mostly, I
just love to write.
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