Tag Archives: Laurie Boris

What’s Up With That Title?

Sometimes a book, like a character, will name itself. You’ll be chugging along on the first draft and the perfect name or title pops into your head and nothing, no matter how long you brainstorm, poll your friends, read the … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Sliding Past Vertical

A giant box of pretty, pretty books arrived on my doorstep this morning. And a good thing, too, because I’m giving a few away. If you hop over to Goodreads, you could enter to win a signed copy of Sliding … Continue reading

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One Crazy Week

October is my favorite month—Indian summer, apples, beautiful leaves, that lovely crisp feeling in the air. After a completely insane September culminating with the release of Sliding Past Vertical, I had been looking forward to kicking back a teensy bit. … Continue reading

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Sliding Past Vertical: It’s Here!

It’s here! Sliding Past Vertical, at least the e-book version, is now officially live on Amazon, and I’m celebrating! For today only, you can pick up a free copy on Amazon for your Kindle or Kindle-app. A bit about the novel: … Continue reading

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Risk and the Novelist

One summer afternoon, not too many months after Husband and I had bought our house, I walked up the hill to a neighbor’s. She and her family were hosting a barbecue. We’d been invited to events at their home before, … Continue reading

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The Kindle Book Review Awards: Finals!

Most of you might know by now that out of the danged amazing writers chosen to be semifinalists in The Kindle Book Review‘s 2013 Best Indie Book Awards (several are friends and three of those friends are fellow Indies Unlimited … Continue reading

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Sliding Past Vertical: The Trailer

Hot off the…uh…whatever the database is that makes these things..is my new trailer for Sliding Past Vertical. Happy Labor Day (or, to the rest of the world, happy Monday.)

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Sliding Past Vertical: First Chapter Sneak Peek!

Happy Monday, everyone! I’m so excited to share with you this excerpt from Sliding Past Vertical, my romantic suspense novel, which will be published in just a few weeks on Amazon.com. First, the blurb: Sarah Cohen is a walking disaster. … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Potluck Edition

Thanks to writing exercises like Indies Unlimited’s Flash Fiction Competition and JD Mader’s Friday flash fiction parties, I’ve been working at toning up my word muscles between novel scenes. I like the IU competition because of the challenge of being … Continue reading

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Sliding Past Vertical Cover!

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Here’s the brand-spanking-new cover for my upcoming romantic/suspense novel, Sliding Past Vertical, which is still on schedule for a mid-September release. If you’d like to get the latest news about new releases, events, and other goodies, won’t … Continue reading

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