Category Archives: Soul Mate Publishing

By Rote with Ryan– Lessons on story depth learned from a painting

Recently I was at a house, looking at a painting on the wall. It was a wooded scene with lots of trees, created to look like an autumn forest. What really caught my eye wasn’t the trees, but a tan … Continue reading

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Superheroes and superpowers

Hi, all! For those who don’t know me, my name is Claire Davon and my series The Universe Chronicles is being released by Soul Mate Publishing. The first book, Shifting Auras, came out last July and the next one, titled … Continue reading

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Reading Romance is an Act of Revolution

I see you over there in the corner of the coffee shop, snuggled up in the leather chair with your latte and your book. You look up and make eye contact with me over the pages and hastily lower it … Continue reading

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That Guy From Queens

Where do stories come from? They come from us. The first part of this post is mostly true. The second part, well, it might be. One never knows, does one? I pass him every day on my morning commute, that … Continue reading

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Beating Writers Block Part Three: Take a Class

I’ve made progress on my latest WIP, a Contemporary Western Romance. But it’s not the kind I have been able to make in the past. The novel is plotted and outlined, at least as much as a panster can plot … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Life, by CiCi Cordelia (aka Cheryl Yeko and Char Chaffin)

Writing is a lonesome job. Sitting in your home office, plugging away day-by-day, hour-by-hour, minute-by-minute, every second a struggle to put the perfect words you’ve been striving for on the page. Some days your muse is flowing, other days, not … Continue reading

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Coloring across the lines

Continuing on the theme of genre writing from Claire yesterday, I want to talk a little bit about what it’s like to write in a niche cross genre like fantasy romance. Early in my writing adventures I ran across the … Continue reading

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