Go For Broke Playlist Revision

File this under better late than never: I'd like to thank Jule for catching an error in my playlist. The cover of Pretty In Pink isn't Social Distortion, it's from Automatic 7 and I had no clue. Full disclosure, a lot of my music is from back in the Limewire days so the metadata isn't… Continue reading Go For Broke Playlist Revision

Book Review, Romance Review

Review: Sparrow by LJ Shen

Sparrow by LJ Shen Sparrowby LJ ShenStandalonePublished 2016Sparrow on AmazonMy Rating Troy BrennanEvery Southie in Boston knows that name. The son of a dead mobster. The heart-throb with steel-blue eyes. "The Fixer" who can make or break you in this city.Oh, and my new husband.Sparrow RaynesThat's me. No one seemed to remember my name up… Continue reading Review: Sparrow by LJ Shen


Playlist: Corrupt: Devil’s Night Book 1 by Penelope Douglas

When I started writing, my work was always set to music. My poetry was paired up with specific songs, my characters all have theme songs and every story, plot and scene have playlists. I only discovered romance novels relatively recently and until then, none of my favorite books came with playlists from the author. I’ve… Continue reading Playlist: Corrupt: Devil’s Night Book 1 by Penelope Douglas

For Writers, Writing

Music as Inspiration

I can't stress enough how much I love music. It's always playing in my life because it's my addiction and my vice. My entire world has a soundtrack. I have thousands of songs and hundreds of playlists of every genre, many of which would be politely considered eclectic but my friends call them downright freaking… Continue reading Music as Inspiration