Tag: e.m. lynley

Comfort Food is Love: A recipe and excerpt from “An Intoxicating Crush”

Please welcome guest blogger and fellow Dreamspinner Press author E.M. Lynley!  E.M. has a giveaway to share, so be sure to comment to be entered!  And be sure to check out the yummy recipe at the end of the excerpt. E.M.’s new book, An Intoxicating Crush, was just released by Dreamspinner Press.  It’s the third…

“Lighting the Way Home” – Release Day and a Recipe!

Release day!  Love those.  Love celebrating them with food and spirits (the alcoholic kind).  “Lighting the Way Home” is first and foremost a story about the importance of family and friendship, and about finding happiness in your old back yard.  “Lighting” is also Book Two in the Delectable Series of food-themed romances.  So what better way…

“Lighting the Way Home” – Contest and Countdown to Release Day!

Just over a day left to enter to win an ebook copy of my upcoming Dreamspinner Press release, “Lighting the Way Home.” Part of the Delectable Series of food-themed gay romances and co-authored with E.m. Lynley, “Lighting” is a story about coming home and discovering yourself. Here’s the contest: On Goodreads, add “Lighting the Way…

Realism in Romance Part One: Reinventing Cinderfella

Cinderella dances with the handsome prince.  They look into each other’s eyes, and the prince knows then and there that Cinderella is the woman he’s going to marry…  Seriously? I’ve seen reviewers write that they’re not fans of “insta-love.”  I feel the same way.  I’ve blogged about the stages of love, and explained that I…

“Lighting the Way Home” – Life Imitates Art

No doubt you’ve heard the expression, “life imitates art.”  In my experience, or at least in my writing, it’s been mostly the other way around.  I’ve consciously drawn on my own experiences for many of my novels, especially the Blue Notes Series books, which are set in the classical music world I used to inhabit. …