Tag: the hills of texas

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