Hi Serena, Thanks for stopping over and chatting with us about yourself and your book "Seducing Santa". What's "Seducing Santa" about?
Cassie wants desperately to give her daughter a good Christmas, but there are no presents under the tree. Her last chance is Santa on Christmas Eve. She'll do whatever it takes to convince Santa to leave more than one gift under the tree.
What is your writing place like?
A quiet office in my home with a window looking out on a pond with ducks.
If your home a place of order or chaos?
Chaos. Pure chaos.
When it comes to your first draft, do you write via computer or notepad? or Both?
Computer. I can't hand write much anymore.
Do you have any kids? Has your writing inspired them to read / write?
Yes I have kids but they know nothing about my erotica writing. It is a secret I keep from the family.
What's next for you as an author?
Keep developing my writing skills. With each story, each book I feel my writing gets better. My characters are more rounded and the story more detailed.
Do you write a lot of holiday themed titles?
I currently have five holiday erotica stories for your Christmas enjoyment.
Do you like to cook?
Sometimes, depends on my mood.
Do you have a newsletter?
No, not yet.
Do you have any pets? If yes, do your pets play a part in your writing?
I have a German Shepard and two cats. They keep me company while I write.
What's your favorite restaurant?
Don't really have one though I do love Olive Garden's salad and Applebee's potato soup.
At what point did you know you wanted to publish a book?
A couple years ago I was too sick to continue working full time. I started blogging and blogging turned int writing stories.
What is our favorite drink?
Do you feel music has inspired your writing?
No, I prefer quiet while I write.
What's your day job like?
When I am well enough to work I am in an office at the family construction company. My husband's family has owned it for generations. Now he and his brother run it.
Is there a book you would recommend to other authors / aspiring authors to help them with their writing?
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft by Stephen King
What place is on the top of your to travel to list?
Paris is a bucket list place I want to visit.
Do you have any books that are on your must read bucket list?
Not really. I read everything. I have a stack of books waiting to be read, I don't think there are any I "must" read.
What genres do you write in and what inspired you to write in these genres?
Erotica and sexual non-fiction/advice. My desires and fantasies led to the writing of erotic fiction. My lifestyle led to writing sexual advice books.
Thanks for coming and sharing with us.
Readers, thank you so much for joining us today. I hope you'll check out my sizzling hot holiday erotica.