Sneak Off and Read: Lines about SKIN, #RSsos #RomSuspense


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#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines about SKIN for a great start to the week. Enjoy!

617rxjidlNo, it was the scent of the man, rising off his warm skin and enveloping her senses. Wild, feral, a little musky.

Claire Gem

ASeasonforKillingBlondes_w9101_750 (2)The combination of porcelain skin framed by a cascade of ash blonde curls needed no further embellishment.

Joanne Guidoccio

daring-to-loveShe didn’t flinch when his warm hand slipped under the edge of her sweater and skimmed across her bare back. Her skin tingled deliciously while she fought the urge to lean into him.

Kathryn Jane

Marian 119 author picEmbarrassed, the white skin of her neck change colors until it matched her hair as she spoke, Jake noticed.

Marian Lanouette
All the Hidden Sins (available early 2018

I drew the blade down, gliding it through the skin along a horizontal line, the sensation much like slicing through hard butter. Crimson blood oozed out from the fresh cut…

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Sneak Off and Read: Lines about MARRIAGE, #RSsos #RomSuspense


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#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines about MARRIAGE for a great start to the week. Enjoy!

51gy4a7prl-_sy346_He consummated his marriage with passion and love. With his ecstasy came the release of frustration, anxiety and pain.

Sam Bradley w/a McKenna Sinclair

ASeasonforKillingBlondes_w9101_750 (2)The old Sofia had returned. All those years she had been married to Andrew, she had been on guard and with good reason.

Joanne Guidoccio

51f0w6i9bflLiquid welled in her eyes to drip off her cheeks; the tears landed, leaving flawless little circles on her nightgown. She hugged him, not saying anything. He waited a beat then couldn’t take it anymore, “Is that a yes?”

Jeannie Hall

daring-to-loveIn spite of all your weirdness and insecurity, or maybe because of it, I still love you. I want to be married to you.

Kathryn Jane

Marriage was only a formality at this point. Despite her insistent begging, Kip wanted to wait until he could propose…

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Cover Reveal-Missing: The Lady Said No by Jacquie Biggar #mystery #ChandlerCounty #mgtab


Jacquie Biggar-USA Today Best-selling author


Today is the official cover day for my upcoming contribution to the Chandler County World

Missing: The Lady Said No!


There’s something for everyone in Chandler County.

Chandler County is a small county nestled between Lexington and Louisville Kentucky. There are two small towns within Chandler County, Chandlerville and Bourbonville.

Chandler County is 311 square miles with a population of just under 7,000 but it boasts an active government, flourishing businesses, resident’s eager to make their way in the world and an entrepreneurial spirit abounds.

Two Festivals each year are held in Chandler County.

In May the Derby Festival celebrates the many entrepreneurs, horse ranchers and employees who work so hard all year long to make their mark on the Derby, one of the largest horse races in the country.

Visitors come from all over the world to celebrate the Derby Festival with the town’s folk and to escape…

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Valentine’s Day!


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If I’d been paying attention when I picked the second Tuesday of the month to write the post for SOS, I wouldn’t have. Because I’d have noticed right away that in February the second Tuesday is Valentine’s Day.  Not my favorite holiday. hearts-and-butterflies

You might ask, “How is that possible?” Everyone here writes romantic suspense in one form or another. Don’t you have to love Valentine’s Day? Well, no you don’t. I love romance and ODed on Hallmark Christmas movies to the point I considered writing a story for one of those movies, but I do hate the pressure of Valentine’s Day. I hate that we divide people into two groups.

  • Those kids in school who receive lots of Valentines and those who don’t.
  • Women who have a guy and those who don’t.
  • Those who receive the best Valentine’s gift (a ring) and those who receive nothing.

I was one of…

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Sneak Off and Read: Lines about LUST, #RSsos #RomSuspense


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#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines about LUST for a steamy start to the week. Enjoy!

TemporarilyInsane_w10205_750 coverDelight and lust glistened in his gaze. “Gorgeous.”

Vicki Batman

jacquiebiggar_thebeastwithin_800pxThrowing common sense out the window, he carefully guided her palm in a slow glide up and down his leg, the muscles twitching beneath her touch.

Jacquie Biggar

51gy4a7prl-_sy346_Her body was electric with the lust he had created in her and the anticipation of what would come next.

Sam Bradley w/a McKenna Sinclair

ASeasonforKillingBlondes_w9101_750 (2)He stared,his blue eyes widening in surprise and something else I couldn’t quite define. Amusement. Anticipation. Maybe even lust.

Joanne Guidoccio

My heart stopped beating, waiting and watching the slow movement of his head tilting up to see me. When our gazes finally met, the look on his face would forever be branded into my memory.

S.A. Taylor
Follow Me (work in progress)

“You’re thinking too much. I can hear the wheels turning.”…

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