Archive for the 'snippet saturday' Category

Sep
11
2010
Snippet Saturday – Breakups!

I don’t often do break ups unless the book is a reunion story, but I have a few favorites (when Abbie and Roman break things off in Relentless is one, another is when SImone breaks things off with Kael in … Read More »

Sep
4
2010
Snippet Saturday – Worldbuilding

Worldbuilding is one of my favorite things about writing books. From altogether new worlds like my Federation Chronicles to our contemporary world which still needs to be drawn for a reader, the world an author builds around her characters is … Read More »

Aug
28
2010
Snippet Saturday – Holidays

Today’s theme is holidays! I generally don’t write holiday themed books but when I do, I always enjoy it. I’ve written about The Day of The Dead (Celebration for the Dead), Christmas and New Years – To Do List and … Read More »

Aug
21
2010
Snippet Saturday – Food

I love to write food scenes. Making food, sharing it with your loved ones is part of how we create family and community. It’s how Tate reaches out to Matt after he helps her the first time they sort of … Read More »

Aug
14
2010
Snippet Saturday – Characters Interacting (humor)

I thought I’d put up a snippet from SENSUAL MAGIC – my novella in last year’s WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS…AFTER DARK (also to give you a peek at the world in my upcoming Bound By Magic paranormal romance series from … Read More »

Aug
7
2010
Snippet Saturday – Dark Moment

I thought I’d put up a snippet from my second Federation Chronicles book, RELENTLESS for today’s theme of dark moment – Roman and Abbie are not meant for one another. They both know it, knew it going in and now … Read More »

Jul
31
2010
Snippet Saturday – Friendship

Today’s theme is Friendship. I love to write frienship and family so it was a hard choice to find a snippet! I decided to toss up a quick sneaky peek at INSIDE OUT. INSIDE OUT is a friends to lovers … Read More »

Jul
17
2010
Snippet Saturday – Playlist

Today’s theme is music and as I’ve said more than a few times, I love music. It’s a huge part of my creative process and my every day life. My contemporary series with Berkley Heat (some call it the Brown … Read More »

Jul
10
2010
Snippet Saturday – Dancing

How about a sneak peek of this November’s INSIDE OUT?

INSIDE OUT by LAUREN DANE
Copyright 2010, Lauren Dane
All Rights Reserved, The Berkley Publishing Group
Releasing November 2

“I’m gonna dance,” she said, waving to one of the other … Read More »

Jun
26
2010
Snippet Saturday – Apologies

Today’s theme is apologies. Apology scenes are a lot of fun to write – so much emotion, especially if a big, bad, pushy alpha male makes one. I’ve written tearful, on his knees apologies, I’ve written sarcastic apologies, angry apologies, … Read More »