Writing Broken Characters and Loving Flaws


I love broken characters!

Originally posted on Come Selahway With Me...:

I did a post on Bitten by Books a few days ago about unlikable characters, and I recently blogged for Mocha Memoirs Press about my tendency to write characters I don’t always like or agree with. It saddens me that there seems to be a growing trend lately to favor “nice” protagonists, those that don’t cause a whole lot of trouble but have extraordinary things happen to them. This also seems to be the staple of chick lit. There’s the geeky-but-not-really introvert who just needs to lose her glasses and meet the right guy or get out for a weekend to have her whole life jump started!

Apparently there are a whole lot of authors who have never met people or have never dated. Life is messy. People are weird – even good people. I get that we want to escape into a book, I get that we want a…

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Taking Some Time Off


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Originally posted on Metalrotica:


Greetings all!

BL here

I’m taking a little time off from posting at Metalrotica

By no means does that say I’m ending it because I am sooo not!


I’m starting a new story and when it gets finished, I’ll be working on Hirah Blaze.

The cover is in the works for that and a new Metalerotique called Bite the Hand that Feeds!

And oh yeah, we have a new set of novellas coming too for metalers in the closet!

Hmm, thinking!

If you have any ideas, shoot them my way!

Yes, lots to come just really busy and Shar’s got personal things going on too.

Please continue to support me at BL’s blog and if you haven’t read The Wretched yet, you need to!

Here are the links again!

All Romance

The Wretched Tales


Thanks as always and we’ll be in touch soon!

The Wretched Tales

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