All About Dani Wade
In addition to being a working woman and busy mom, Dani Wade writes emotional, sexy contemporary romance for Harlequin Desire, and is Indie published in sexy suspense. On her way to that exciting first publishing contract, she placed second in the 2008 Georgia Romance Writers’ Maggie contest, and was a finalist in the 2009 RWA Golden Heart® contest for unpublished authors, among other contest successes.
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Blog Posts from Dani
Posted by Dani Wade Apr 30 2013, 1:34 am in Dani Wade, Finding Her Rhythm, inspiration, muse, romantic suspense, Ruby Release, taking risks, writer's journey
One of the joys of my Indie-publishing endeavors is being able to write a book how it wants to be written– let the characters lead me and follow them without restraints (or into restraints, if that’s where they want to go). My editors have led my Harlequin books in great directions, strengthening them and my [...]
Posted by Dani Wade Jan 8 2013, 1:00 am in craft, inspiration, reading, writer's advice, writer's journey, writer's life
How many times have you stood in a group of writers and heard this: “I never have time to read anymore.” “It’s been a year since I’ve read anything besides my own work.” “I don’t read because (insert reason here). But that’s okay.” Um, no. It isn’t. I’ve heard statements like these aplenty through the [...]
Posted by Dani Wade Dec 11 2012, 1:00 am in Christmas, holiday, motivation, perseverance, time management, writer's life, writing tips
It’s December, and we are currently knee deep into the annual holiday season. As women, we are usually the ones responsible for the planning and plotting that goes into holidays, even if they aren’t being held at our house. The same is true for me—I do the planning, my hubby does the inviting (usually without [...]
Posted by Dani Wade Nov 16 2012, 12:01 am in characterization, Karmic Consultants, paranormal romance, Ruby Release, Vivi Andrews
Have you ever gotten so involved in a world of characters that you feel like you could sit down for dinner with them? Well, I had the privilege of reading fellow Ruby Sister Vivi Andrew’s new addition to the KARMIC CONSULTANTS series, FINDER’S KEEPER (Book 6). And I could swear that this Sunday I’m having [...]
Posted by Dani Wade Jun 8 2010, 12:01 am in juggling real life, time management, writer's advice
It’s that time of the year again, when kids are out of school, the days are long and warm, and afternoons by the pool are the norm. I wish!!! In actuality, the kids are out of school, the fighting has commenced, and I’m struggling to write and work with two children underfoot. Afternoons by the pool are few and far between, and I find myself wishing I had the money to hire a nanny.
Posted by Dani Wade May 25 2010, 12:01 am in perseverance
I realized early on that success was tied to not giving up. Most people in this business gave up and went on to other things. If you simply didn’t give up, you would outlast the people who came in on the bus with you.