Tag: saving the sheriff

New Release – Saving the Sheriff

My alter ego, Kadie Scott, had a book birthday yesterday! If you’re into sweet & spicy cowboy contemporary romance, check out SAVING THE SHERIFF, book 1 in The Hills of Texas series! There’s a storm brewin’… The day his wife died, Sheriff Cash Hill discovered she was leaving him for another man, one she’d loved since before their marriage. How could the single dad … Read More New Release – Saving the Sheriff

Saving the Sheriff – 2016 Emily Contest Winner

***After losing my website in April 2017, I had to recreate this post with the basic info…   I am thrilled to announce that my contemporary romance novel, Saving the Sheriff, is the winner in the Short Contemporary category for the 2016 Emily contest hosted by the West Houston chapter of RWA. See my new pen name of Kadie Scott for more information on … Read More Saving the Sheriff – 2016 Emily Contest Winner

Time for a Break

I feel like I’m coming to the end of a very long journey that started way back in May of 2014. It’s a road I put myself on, and I’m thrilled with the results, but also extremely ready for a break. May – Write Paranormal, Submit Paranormal Last May started with a workshop that resulted in my finishing the first draft of Sarai’s Fortune, which I had … Read More Time for a Break

Editing Saving the Sheriff

Wendy and I are through with our first round of Saving the Sheriff – the first book in The Hills of Texas series. This is the sixth book we’ve worked on together. However, this is the first contemporary romance, so I was very curious to see Wendy’s feedback. With each book I’ve posted about some of the more comment habits or issues caught in … Read More Editing Saving the Sheriff

Meet the Hills of Texas

I recently finished the first draft my new contemporary romance novel. It is the first in a series – though, like many contemporary series, the goal is to make each book stand alone. I thought it would be fun to introduce the series a little bit. The series is called The Hills of Texas. This is a bit of a play on words. It … Read More Meet the Hills of Texas

Research: Texas Dancing

When I wrote Hyacinth, I included a scene where my characters go to a bar/dancing. I originally wrote it with dancing like I did in college – which was not club style (mostly). At my editor Wendy’s suggestion I changed it on the realization that my characters in that book wouldn’t do the type of dancing I’d done. Now, however, I’m writing the first … Read More Research: Texas Dancing