Blog Posts from Addison
Posted by Addison Fox Oct 28 2015, 12:01 am
On Sunday, the annual NANO challenge begins. 50,000 words in one month. Or, broken down, 1,666 words per day for 30 days. I don’t know about you, but 1,666 seems a heck of a lot more do-able than 50,000. That’s 5-7 pages depending on font, font size and how much dialogue you’ve got in […]
Posted by Addison Fox Oct 6 2015, 12:01 am
I am absolutely thrilled to celebrate the release of Ruby Sister Jennifer Bray-Weber’s fifth book in her Romancing the Pirate series, DEAD MAN’S KISS. Jenn’s known for writing some incredible pirate romances (which there are FAR too few of in this world!!) and has written another incredible entry into her series with Valeryn and Catalina’s […]
Posted by Addison Fox May 18 2015, 1:03 pm
As writers we’re constantly pulled in different directions. Family. Work. Marketing of our work. Health maintenance and management. Oh, and don’t forget sleep! With all the things we have to do in a day, it’s often difficult to find the time to simply write. The challenge is recognizing that all of those things are important. […]
Posted by Addison Fox May 12 2015, 12:01 am
The weather in Texas has been shockingly unpredictable the past few weeks. Spring has sprung in a big way and we’re dealing with our annual rash of storms. While I’m grateful for nothing more than a few downed tree branches, the bad weather did kick my internet access out of commission this past weekend.
Posted by Addison Fox Apr 27 2015, 8:50 am
I spent the past weekend on a girls’ trip with several of my college girlfriends. We’ve been planning a trip for a while and ultimately settled on a long weekend in Orlando at Universal Studios.
Posted by Addison Fox Apr 23 2015, 12:05 am
A few days ago the new Star Wars trailer released. The internet blew up immediately and by this past weekend a ton of memes, shout outs and general excitement pervaded any discussion of the film online.
Posted by Addison Fox Mar 23 2015, 12:01 am
During the Winter Writing Festival I was in the chat room one night and we got to talking about our works in progress. While there, I mentioned that I hit a point in every single manuscript where I want to kill both my characters. Give ‘em both a big ‘ole Thelma and Louise over a […]
Posted by Addison Fox Feb 3 2015, 8:54 am
As readers, we have lots of memories of the books we read. Swoon-worthy heroes. Great kisses. Heroines we root for. We all have books we love and scenes that strike us in a particular way. I was thinking about this recently when I was discussing favorite romance novels with a friend. I’ve been reading romance […]