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Brea Rose Soap Garden

While I was going through radiation therapy, the doctor told me to use a cream on the affected area frequently–even told me which brand was best. “You can buy it on Amazon,” she said. Well, I couldn’t find it on … Continue reading

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Sandra Melville Hart shares a bit of History about Abilene, Kansas

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In case you missed my previous posts my latest release is part of Smitten Historical Romance Collection: The Cowboys. I’m one of four authors in this collection that releases August 15th. Today I’ve asked Sandra…

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Cowboys, Cattle Drives and Romance

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Today, I’m sharing more about the upcoming release of Smitten Historical Romance Novella Collection: The Cowboys, all four novellas feature adventure and fun romance with hunky cowboys. Jennifer Uhlarik, award- winning author and lover of…

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Who Doesn’t Love Cowboys? And a Giveaway?

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It’s coming! Tomorrow will be August. On the 15thThe Cowboys will be released. I’m so excited. In this post I thought I’d share the WHAT IF moment behind my novella Healing Hearts that appears in…

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Writing in Times of Adversity

I’ve seen dozens of posts about whether and  how to write during hard times. The answer to “whether” is always yes. Authors see it as an escape, a balm during times of trouble. I have friends who continued writing and … Continue reading

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Simile: A Writer’s Best Tool

I offered a quick review of The Edge of Recall in my post, “Hodgepodge News,” a few weeks ago, but what I didn’t do was quote what is now one of my favorite similes in all of fictiondom: Petra flicked … Continue reading

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When Writing Time is Sparse

So here’s the deal: back in 2012, I started working on a novel called Southern Challenge. Got a few chapters written, fell in love with it—then had to quit on it so I could turn Give the Lady a Ride into … Continue reading

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How to Improve Your Newsletter

As authors, we’re supposed to be looking for ways to reach our readers. Social media, websites, blogs, newsletters . . . newsletters. Oh, how I dread putting out my newsletter. Despite the fact that I’m always asking people to join, I … Continue reading

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Especially for Writers

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Especially for Writers

This is me now. Two novels started, one bouncing around in my head, and a dangerous let’s put it off until January attitude. By the way, my Clean Southern Fiction giveaway ends December 17. Sign up for the drawing to win … Continue reading

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