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

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, […]

Excerpt #1 Three Weeks with a Bull Rider (Oklahoma Nights, Book 3)

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One Broken Man… Cowboy Jace Mills has suffered fewer injuries from bucking bulls than he has from his ex-girlfriend. Following his best friend Tucker’s advice, Jace is convinced it’s time to move on. But with his ex’s tight rein on him, easier said than done. One Broken Heart… Tara Jenkins learned a lot in her sports medicine courses, but not how to fix her broken heart. So when her brother Tucker suggests using her skills on the rodeo, it gives her the perfect opportunity to ride off into the sunset—or at least run away. Three Weeks Together… Only problem is, Jace and Tara have had a hate-hate relationship for over a decade, putting up with each other for Tucker’s sake. With their long history as frenemies, they know sparks will fly, they just never expect them to flare into scorching passion… In Trade Paperback & eBook MARCH 25, 2014 AMAZON (US)  AMAZON (International)   BN   KENSINGTON   iTUNES   BOOKS A MILLION EXCERPT  With a huff, Tara spun on the heel of her cowboy boot, bound for the building. She stepped from behind her car and into the path of a truck going way too fast for a parking lot. It skidded in the gravel […]