Brainstorming. The creative Kickstart. The jolt of caffeine your story needs. This past weekend my critique group met for an all-day work session. We spent the morning learning about how to use Word to create teaser images that include a punchy quote from your book. When I made my first teaser, I followed some directions
It’s cover reveal day! It’s cover reveal day! I’m so EXCITED! This is the luscious new cover for my upcoming book “It Takes a Spy…” This book launches my new Secrets and Seduction series. Each standalone book is complete, but various characters will reappear in later books. It Takes a Spy – by Sheridan Jeane In
Isn’t Summer Grand? I’ve been very busy since the beginning of June. But summer is always a busy time! My sons have been involved in a Performing Arts Camp for a number of years, and I thoroughly enjoy volunteering to help with the costumes because it lets me get to know the kids and the other parents.
Where did Tempy Bliss come from? Since Gambling on a Scoundrel was released, a number of people have asked me about my inspiration for my heroine, Temperance Bliss, or, as I affectionately call her, Tempy. An Idea Tempy started out as an idea. I wanted a heroine who was confident in her abilities, but not about
How to Write Your Back Cover Copy for Your Romance Novel Getting that back cover copy exactly right is an essential step in preparing your novel for publication. Don’t skimp on this. It is your biggest marketing tool. Think about it, do you ever buy a book without reading that bit on the back that