Women’s Panties In The 19th Century

Not to be confused with corsets. Panties, or more correctly called “drawers”, “pantalettes”, or “bloomers” by the mid 19th century woman, were much like they are today and not attached to their corsets. The idea of wearing frilly drawers (or frilly anything ) out of the public eye was so impractical to the American woman…

One Woman Is In His Bed – But Another Is In His Heart

A BIG Oops.   “Melinda, you’re so beautiful!  I could look at you forever!”  “I’m Victoria.”   An uncomfortable silence.  Then, “Victoria, you’re so beautiful!  I could look at you forever!”  It happens.   And we may laugh at it when we see it in a book or on a movie screen, but, in real life,…

Giving Him Hell 19th Century Style

Ouch. Guys, unless you’ve been blessed to have found the perfect woman the first time you fell, or, have always had serious intentions toward women in general, you’ll understand why I needed to write this blog post – and why a woman flipping a man off needs to be part of every (realistic) romance novel…

Going Back To The Old Love

Perhaps you been there.   Sometimes people break up and get back together again, even when they both swore that they never would. People change. That’s a given in real life and it’s one of the most powerful elements of a good romance story. You just never know what the leads will end up doing….

Sneak Peek: Maybe Love Begins Between Nora And Tracy

This is a scene-in-progress from Book # 3 “Race Against Time” that is currently in ebook format, but remember it’s not the final cut!   Her dress was bluer than he remembered seeing any color blue before. And it flattered her. Her dark hair, strange green eyes and pouty pink mouth were brightened by the…

The Woman He Loves Is In Another Man’s Bed

It’s been said before. Women do have a limited amount of patience. Sometimes that limit is pretty high and it can take years before it finally runs out, but there will come that time when it hits bottom. And that’s when the man who hasn’t seen the forest for the trees will suddenly have this…