Alyson Chase lives in Colorado. A former attorney, she happily ditched those suits and now works in her pajamas writing about men’s briefs instead of legal briefs. When she’s not writing, she’s probably engaged in one of her favorite hobbies: napping, eating, or martial arts. (That last one almost makes up for the first two, right?) She also writes humorous, small-town, contemporary romance novels under the name Allyson Charles and paranormal romance as A. Caprice.
November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo for those in the know. It's a challenge where you attempt to write an at least 50K novel in thirty days. Normally, as a full-time writer, that isn't a huge challenge. I should be able to knock out 50K, no problem. But...I've been in a bit of a slump, ever since my month long road-trip in September. Now getting 2,000 words down in a day is a grind. So, I'm participating in NaNoWriMo for the first time in hopes it will get
Yesterday, I finished the first edit on a new manuscript and decided to treat myself to a Colin Firth Pride and Prejudice five-hour extravaganza. That miniseries just seems to get better with time. However, I'm wondering how I never realized before that P&P is one of the first billionaire alpha-hole romances. (Inflation-adjusted, of course). Darcy is a complete tool at first, although in the sexiest of ways. I think it went unnoticed by me because of the language and manners