Articles from July 2014



Thursday Thoughts: Pick…ME

I recently had a very interesting discussion about interracial dating with a dear friend of mine. She’d just ended a relationship and was being candid about her experience. As the relationship began to sunset, she felt as if she hadn’t been chosen because she was a vibrant and intelligent woman, but instead for a perceived […]

Wednesdays Words ~ One Readers Review: Soul Temptation by Nichelle Gregory

I have had this book for a while, My TBR pile is rather high but when I got to this book was was blown away. There aren’t many sexual scenes but the ones there will certainly blow air up your skirt. I can honestly say I didn’t know what to expect since I had never […]

Excerpt Monday – Bed, Breakfast and Lies by Neneh Gordon

Blurb ~ After a rough few years when she lost her husband and found out the business they built together was sliding into debt, things are finally looking up for Sandrine. But the investor who could save her livelihood just so happens to be the man she dumped thirteen years before. Harlan comes back into […]

Interracial and Multicultural New Releases July 20 to July 26

Crossing The Line: A Darcy James Mystery (Darcy James Mysteries Book 1) by Donna Lively (Jul 25, 2014) Lusty Librarians: 6 Book Erotic Box Set by Danee’ Daniels, Xaviana Lady, Brenda Stokes Lee and Snow Wynters (Jul 25, 2014) Overcoming by H.R. Kitte-Rojas (Jul 25, 2014) Romance: Hot Island Erotica: Island Flavor by Luke Brown […]

Saturday Free Reads

The Space Between (The Book of Phoenix 1) by Kristie Cook New Adult Paranormal Romance by bestselling author Kristie Cook ** Mature Content ** Recommended for ages 16+ due to sexual situations and language First installment of The Book of Phoenix trilogy. Part 2, The Space Beyond, available now! When Life Falls to Pieces, Answers Lie in the Space […]

Friday’s Featured Cover Art

*This is a multicultural read* This cover is gorgeous. The tattoo, the background. It creates a wonderful story of its own. Dyami Schafer, a Native American from the Chippewa tribe, leads a lonely life due to his large size and unusual appearance. When his nesting instinct sets in, he turns to Madame Eve and 1Night […]

Thursday Thoughts: Fifty shades of debate

I don’t think one can be an author of smexy adult reading material and not have the Fifty Shades of Grey conversation. When I tell someone the genre I write in, I’ll often get the, “So it’s like Fifty Shades of Grey.” With tones of excitement or derision. With the posters of the movie coming […]

Wednesdays Words ~ One Readers Review ~ Kiss and Burn by Nikki Winter

Okay I can fully admit. I love a sexy story and this book has sensuality in spades. The hero’s ernest attempts at bedding the heroine are cute and entertaining. The dialogue is snappy and keeps you engaged. The characters have a real connection and you can’t miss the sizzle of their personalities. This is definitely […]

Please Welcome KoKo Brown to HotSpot Tuesday!

Where do you draw inspiration from to write in the IR or MC niche? I’m a day dreamer. So many of my ideas come out of left field, especially when I’m sitting in traffic or a meeting at my 9 to 5. What do you find the most difficult to write? Dialogue? Back story? Emotion? […]

Excerpt Monday ~ 5 Easy Chocolate Pieces (A BDSM Love Story) by Danielle Summers

Blurb ~ Troy Pettifer, a broken-hearted chocolate shop worker, isn’t sure what to do next when Richard Belden, a controlling but handsome sadist, walks into his life and gets him on his knees. Richard is nursing his own heart that was broken by a man who betrayed him and the entire BDSM community. Troy’s friends […]