Monday, June 19, 2017

Tuesday Tales: June 20 is Picture Prompt Day!


Welcome to this week's Tuesday Tales. If this is your first visit, this blog consists of scene written by select authors based on a word or picture prompt. These offerings are unpolished glimpses at a work in progress, many of which have gone on to be published novels. 

'Since this week is a picture prompt, we are limited to 300 words. Here are the pictures. Who will chose what? Can you guess?











He stopped to gaze at the sunset. It was magnificent.


Feeling whimsical and free-spirited, she clicked on ‘Bohemian.’


TRICIA ANDERSON (Paranormal/Greek God Romance)

“I’m nobody's favorite. Not Mom’s. Not Dad’s. Not yours. Try again.”



“You’re not staying long enough to enjoy a drink with me.”



I was pretty sure there were three snakes draped over the shredded curtains.



The colors swirled, bleeding together, a psychedelic pinwheel.



Before she could comment, Lucette spoke. “What did she give you?”

Monday, June 12, 2017

Tuesday Tales – word prompt ‘stone’ #romance #amwriting #freereads #excerpt

Welcome to Tuesday Tales, the place for weekly FREE READS! Click on the author's name and go to their blog. When you finished reading, return and move on to the next one. 

The word prompt this week is ‘stone.’ 

Thank you for stopping by!


 

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Fiction)
One more thought crossed her mind. She closed the book and set it aside, then pulled her laptop closer.


Tricia Anderson (Paranormal/Greek god romance)
He was sculpted like a Greek god. Then again, from what he told her, he was one.

Susanne Matthews (Contemporary Romance)
Bill grabbed his arm before Paul could deliver the punch.

V.L Locey (MM Hockey Romance)
I wanted to do something for him but there was nothing I could do. 

Jillian Chantal (Historical)
“And you’ll be comparing our stories?”

Flossie Benton Rogers (Paranormal Vintage Romance)
“I want more than a dance, but you’re not ready for that, Hannah Ross.”

Jean Joachim (Rural Romance)
“Stubborn ass,” she muttered under her breath.
“I heard that.”

Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance)
He wasn’t on a stepping stone to move back here.

Monday, June 5, 2017

TUESDAY TALES - WORD PROMPT "PURPLE" #romance #shortstory #amwriting


Welcome! It's time for Tuesday Tales. Click on the author's name to go to their blog and read their story. Don't forget to come back and visit all the authors. Thank you for stopping by. 

JEAN JOACHIM (Rural Romance)
After having been up late the night before because he was deeply involved in a suspenseful novel, Rick was beat. 

KAREN CINO (Contemporary Romance)
The transformation from city life to country life had been tough.

V.L. LOCEY (MM Hockey Romance)
"Yeah, sure, okay. I’ll go slow. I promise.”

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Fiction)
There’s nothing like the fragrance of a brand new textbook with its slick pristine pages, crisp to the touch.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
He was within ten feet of her when she went down and didn’t surface again.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (Paranormal/MMA Romance)
No man is worth falling in love with. You should remember that. You live a cursed life because you fell in love with a man.

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Historical Romance)
“If I know that devil, he conjured that rain just to try to seduce a comely young lady like yerself.”