Monday, July 18, 2016

Tuesday Tales for July 19, 2016



Welcome to this week’s edition of Tuesday Tales. Each week, authors use a word or picture prompt to create a snippet from their work in progress and share their work with you.

 Many of these TT's have gone on to be published. This week, the word is WRITE. Grab your favorite beverage and drop in on this week’s storytellers. Click on the author's name to go to their blog.


V.L. Locey  ( LGBTZombie Romance)
Sight locked with mine he pointed my gun at the head of the cowering teen at his feet. 


TrishaFaye   (Contemporary Romance)
Instead of a hot date with her pillow as expected, a few hours later Heather found herself parked at a table at the local comedy club.


Jean Joachim   (Modern Historical Romance)
As she relaxed, her hand hit a warm, naked body.

Karen Cino   (Contemporary Romance)
Robbie stepped out of the elevator first, holding his hand out to Jill. She slid her hand into his as he led her outside into the blast of cold air.

Jillian Chantal   (Contemporary Murder Mystery)
“What exactly did you hear?”

Joselyn Vaughn   Romantic Comedy
Last time I had poison ivy, the rash was so bad I had to get steroid shots.

TriciaAnderson   (MMA Romance)
“You can drop your ego, Sweetheart. I’m not getting into bed with you.”

SusanneMatthews (Contemporary Romance)
He glanced at the ring on her finger, the symbol of the bargain they’d made.

Bea’s brain wrapped around the word trust.



Monday, July 11, 2016

Tuesday Tales - Smudge








Welcome to Tuesday Tales.

Our word prompt is "Smudge" this week.

Click on the writer's name to go to their blog.

Don't forget to return and read all the stories.

Thank you for coming!



Tricia Andersen (MMA Romance)
When was the last time she dressed up for a guy? Oh that’s right. Never.

Jean Joachim (Modern Historical)
With only three nights left of their vacation in the Roberts’ splendid apartment, Maggie didn’t know what to expect. John had been as attentive as a suitor, yet he hadn’t even kissed her.

Joselyn Vaughn (Romantic Comedy)
“It could be lurking in the woods right now.”

Jillian Chantal (Contemporary Romance)
“What’s the cause of death?” she asked.

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Romance)
Sleep's highly overrated anyway. I can always catch up tomorrow. 

Karen Cino (Contemporary Romance)
Jill followed the blonde haired secretary into the long oval office. In the center of the room was a long table with only five chairs occupied.  

V.L. Locey (LGBT Zombie Romance)
"What do you want?" I asked my voice a little thick and scratchy from coughing up water.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Tuesday Tales - Necklace


Welcome to Tuesday Tales.
Our word prompt is "necklace" this week.
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Don't forget to return and read all the stories.
Thank you for coming!

MMA Romance
You’re curious. And I may be wrong, but I think I can hear that sweet, breathy sound of a woman turned on.

LBGT Zombie Romantic Comedy
Someone put a foot to my shoulder and pushed, sending me roughly rolling to my back.

Contemporary Romance
“You have a clown car?” Oh, good Lord, what did I get myself into?

Modern historical
Maggie didn’t mean to pry, but the delicate chain with a small emerald in the middle caught her eye.

Contemporary
“You’re beautiful no matter what you have on.”


Monday, June 27, 2016

Tuesday Tales - Picture Prompt

Welcome to Tuesday Tales. Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Don't forget to come back and read all the different stories. Thank you so much for coming.






SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary romance)“Will I do?” she asked, chewing on her lip again.

V. L. LOCEY (LGBT Zombie Romance)
Exhaling through my nose I jumped out onto the sidewalk, gun up, pulse tripled.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary romance)“Says he doesn’t have an appointment, but he wondered if you had five minutes.”

TRICIA ANDERSEN (MMA Romance)Fitz, the tall, muscular Adonis with dark hair and deep blue eyes. Fitz from Diamondhead. The enemy.

JEAN C. JOACHIM (Modern Historical)“I want to go there someday,” Maggie said, running the duster over the stunning oil painting.

JOSELYN VAUGHN (Romantic Comedy)The Karner Blue is very rare, even where it is most likely to be.

Monday, June 20, 2016

TUESDAY TALES - PROMPT "TOES"


Welcome to Tuesday Tales. Click on the author's name to go to her blog. Don't forget to come back and read all the different stories. Thank you so much for coming.

JEAN C. JOACHIM (Contemporary romance)
Ten days alone in the house with handsome John scared the crap out of her.

V. L. LOCEY (LGBT Zombie Romance)
One did not simply drive into a town anymore and ask where the nearest Holiday Inn was.

TRICIA ANDERSEN (MMA Romance)
His touch undid her. She didn’t think it was him. It’s because he’s the last guy I slept with.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary romance)
That clown was Sarah’s brother? And he wanted her number?

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary romance)
“Even you mentioned my age, and the fact I’m unmarried seems to be some kind of sin.”

JILLIAN CHANTAL (Contemporary)
“Your date?”

JOSELYN VAUGHN (Romantic Comedy)
I promise I’m not a nut job


Monday, June 13, 2016

TUESDAY TALES - CANDY



JEAN JOACHIM (Contemporary Romance)
Maggie missed her yule traditions. She wondered what they were doing at home, which of her six siblings had returned for the occasion.

V. L. LOCEY (LBGT Zombie Rom Com)
As it turns out Gordon missed the trip to the outlying areas.

TRISHA FAYE (Contemporary Romance)


Heather rolled her eyes. She was not in the mood to deal with a jester today.

KAREN CINO (Contemporary Romance)
Just when Jill thought things were going well, things seemed to take a detour.

SUSANNE MATTHEWS (Contemporary Romance)
"Long story short, I caught him with a coworker in my office at school, and they weren’t marking papers."

DAVEE JONES (Contemporary Romance)
I'm not trying to be arm candy.

JILLIAN CHANTEL (Contemporary)
“I feel giddy and excited. Like I’m seventeen again.”

Thank you for stopping by.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Tuesday Tales - #Pencil


Welcome to Tuesday Tales.
Our word prompt is "pencil" this week.
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Don't forget to return and read all the stories.
Thank you for coming!


Joselyn Vaughn (Romantic Comedy)
She couldn’t find a clue to any hobby other than poor photography.

Trisha Faye (Contemporary Romance)

“Almost done. We’re going to take our wish list and use it to manifest the guys of our dreams.”

Davee Jones (Contemporary Romance)
"Write this down in pen, not pencil."  

Being yanked and squeezed through an inter-dimensional door the size of a straw knocked the wind out of me.

V.L. Locey  (LGBT Zombie Rom-Com)
I sucked in a long breath then exhaled through my nose. "When are you planning on leaving?"


Tricia Andersen (MMA Romance)
Not that Cassidy had any desire to do this. She didn’t. The whole idea was barbaric.
Jean Joachim (Sports Romance) 
He rushed into the room to find the bed empty. Panic rose inside him. 

Karen Cino (Contemporary Romance)
The second the door of her hotel room closed, Jill plopped down on the bed and touched her lips.