Monday, March 27, 2017

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "DICE" #romance #shortstory

Welcome to Tuesday Tales. our word prompt this week is "dice". Please read all the stories. Click on the author's name to get to their blog. Thank you for coming. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Rural Romance)
Seedy came to mind. Along with dilapidated and creepy. He shivered. 

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal MMA Romance)
Cay was serenading Ruby with the greatest hits of Eminem. Curse words and everything. 

V. L. LOCEY (M/F Erotic Hockey Romance)
I went to him, slid my arms around him, and rose to my toes to press my mouth over his.

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Vintage Paranormal Romance)
 (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
The sweet sour nectar trickled down her throat.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)
A knot the size of Gibraltar lodged in Peggy’s stomach.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
“You are as safe here as you would be in your own bed,” the manager answered.

Monday, March 20, 2017

March 21, 2017 Tuesday Tales Picture Prompt Theme: Windows

Hello and welcome to spring and this week's picture prompt postings. We are a small but dedicated group on this spring day. Once a month, we post something from our current works in progress that fits with an image we're given. This month we had a theme: windows. Which one would you choose?  

Have a look at what each of us chose. 

V.L. Locey   (M/F Hockey Romance)

We all bobbed our heads and said “Uh-huh” in tandem.

Susanne Matthews   (Contemporary Romance)

Memories of her brief and yet far too long encounter with Mark made her shudder.

JeanJoachim   (Contemporary Romance)

“There’s no budget for a crew, Cassie. You’ll have to do it yourself.”

Flossie Benton Rogers   (Paranormal Vintage Romance)

A phantom of her former life welcomed the morning rays.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Tuesday Tales -Word prompt "Lemon" #romance #shortstory

Welcome! Our writers create stories to word prompts every week. Click on the author's name to go to their blog. Don't forget to return and read everyone's story. Thanks for coming. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)
The smell of bread baking beckoned her to the kitchen. She stuck her head in.

V. L. LOCEY (M/F Hockey Romance)
Bruno stood up and pulled out my seat. The other men rose as well.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
But as troubling as Mark’s presence was, it was the kiss and the need for more of them that had him completely off kilter

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
“You look like you’ve seen a ghost.”

DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)
“Can we meet for coffee, lemon pie, or something similar today?”

Monday, March 6, 2017

Tuesday Tales - Tree


Welcome to Tuesday Tales! Click on the author's name and go to their blog. When you finished reading, return and move on to the next one. The word prompt this week is "tree". Thank you for coming!

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)

Peggy glanced up and bit back the retort that was on the tip of her tongue.


SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)

MJ nodded, too confused by Paul’s words and actions to say or do anything else.


DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)

A tree was the perfect memorial.


FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Vintage Romance) 

Let night fall like a curtain rather than fade like a song.


JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)

Cassie returned to her apartment, poured a glass of wine, stripped off her clothes and slipped on a shift before she called Ned.


Monday, February 27, 2017

Tuesday Tales - air

Welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales. It's a perfect time to find some new reads. Check out the excerpts using this week's word prompt ‘air.’ Click on a writer's name to visit their blog. Then return here to read some more stories. We hope you enjoy!

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)
She thought if she repeated the thought to herself often enough, it would make it true.

V.L. LOCEY (M/F Hockey Romance)
Thank God for room service and hotel laundry.

JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)
“As I was saying, it’s a program about bringing people together. Unscripted, reality TV.”

FLOSSIE BENTON ROGERS (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
“You’re a stranger in town poking his nose where it don’t belong.”

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
MJ stood there, suddenly unable to pull the air into her lungs she needed to breathe as panic filled her.

TRICIA ANDERSON (paranormal MMA romance)
Micah demanded as he felt his blood run cold. “How could you possibly know who I am?”

DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)
“I gulped trying to take in some air.”

Monday, February 20, 2017

Tuesday Tales - Picture Prompt

Welcome to this week's edition of Tuesday Tales. This week we have a picture prompt - author's choice - so all excerpts must be 300 words or under and reflect the chosen image. Click on a writer's name to visit their blog. Then return here to read some more stories. We hope you enjoy!

V.L. Locey (M/M Hockey Romance)
“I’m sure.” I stepped into him and kissed him with all I had, our clasped hands pinned between his chest and mine.

Tricia Andersen (Paranormal MMA Romance)
He was strong. He was dominant. He was sexy beyond imagination. And somehow he’s my mate.

Susanne Matthews (Contemporary Romance)
Did he feel trapped yet?

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Fiction)
It was one thing to have a dream and the desire to follow it.

 Jean Joachim (Contemporary Romance)
Mike looked at the pretty, young woman. What she was presenting was ridiculous.

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
No more eerie music or jasmine.

Monday, February 13, 2017

February 14, 2017 Tuesday Tales From the Word Love

Happy Valentine's Day.  Love is in the air and you'll find it in all of this week's posts. So, take a few minutes to visit each of our bloggers. You're going to love their stories. 

V.L. Locey  (M/M Hockey Romance)

“Okay.” Playing seemed less dangerous than thinking about his whiskers.

Karen Cino  (Contemporary Romance)

Robbie had a limousine waiting for their trip into Manhattan to get Jill heavier winter clothes.

Trisha Faye  (Contemporary Fiction)

A slideshow of snapshots drifted through her mind, memories of a happier time.

Susanne Matthews  (Contemporary Romance)

“I know you two have a few wrinkles to iron out, but my gut tells me things will work out just the way they should.”

Davee Jones  (Contemporary Romance)

“I’ve never felt more pain than when love was involved in my heart.”

Jean Joachim (Contemporary romance)

Cassie arrived at the bar first.

Flossie Benton Rogers  (Paranormal Vintage Romance)

The weeping angel sheltered the earthborn memory of the woman now gone.