June Cowboy Calendar Wallpaper

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June is all about those Studs in Spurs you know I love! This month’s Desktop Calendar Wallpaper inspiration was my professional bull rider, Aaron Jordan, finally getting his own story in SPURRED (A Studs in Spurs Romance Novel) on preorder now for June 30th. But he doesn’t get his lady love as easily or as quickly as he’d like, because he ‘gets tied up’ along the way… Click to download wallpaper with June 2015 calendar Click to download wallpaper with no calendar PREORDER SPURRED TODAY eBOOK & PAPERBACK JUNE 30th AMAZON.US ~ .CA ~ .UK ~ .DE ARe ~ BN ~ iBOOKS ~ KOBO ~ SAMHAIN ~  GOOGLE Catch up with all the Studs in Spurs before the new release   MORE WALLPAPERS TO DOWNLOAD HERE GRAB QUOTE GRAPHICS HERE

Meet Jon from the NEW Hot SEALS Series (June Wallpaper)

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Say hello to Jon, the hero from NIGHT WITH A SEAL (Hot SEALs, Book 1), the launch novella in my new Contemporary Romantic Suspense HOT SEALs series, releasing Summer 2014 in a multi-author box set featuring SEALs! He’s featured on this month’s desktop wallpaper, available for free download. Feel free to share with a friend. And don’t miss the sneak peek of Jon’s story below.   Jon from NIGHT WITH A SEAL (Hot SEALs, Book 1) Widescreen   Standard Screen Night with a SEAL (Hot SEALs, Book 1) Ten years of dedication to the Navy taught SEAL Jon Rudnick one thing—he’s not afraid to risk life and limb for his country. But when navigating military red tape begins to present more challenges than the enemy it makes Jon question his future. So does Alison Cressly, the woman he can’t get out of his head. When Ali’s life is threatened and military rules won’t allow him to intervene, Jon decides it’s time to take back control. A team of sexy SEALs, a terrorist threat, and an attraction that can’t be denied . . . it all comes together in this launch of the new Hot SEALs romantic suspense series from New York Times and USA Today bestselling contemporary romance author […]

In defense of Jace EXCERPT #2 Three Weeks with a Bull Rider…

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It’s interesting to sit back as an author and watch readers react to your characters. I’m finding that particularly so with Jace from the Oklahoma Nights series. He’s not perfect. I know. I wrote him that way. There are reasons for his flaws and for his behavior, but you, the readers don’t get to see all that until his book, Three Weeks with a Bull Rider. Some readers of Book 2 complained about Jace as a character. What I would hope is that readers realize that if I can make him bother you in Book 2, I have the skill to turn both your opinion and his character around in Book 3. In real life no one should judge another person until they’ve walked a mile in their shoes because what we see of each other is only the tip of the iceberg of a complete world that makes up each of us. More than that, not one of us is perfect. George RR Martin, author of Game of Thrones, says his favorite characters to write are the ‘gray’ characters because they are the most true to life, and I think, more interesting. I want to throttle perfect characters. They are cardboard, […]