I’m so excited to be a part of this amazing event that I’m offering two prizes: 1-a copy of my latest release, Lucien, and 2-a $10 Amazon gift certificate.
So be sure to read all the way through to the end to be entered in to the drawings… and now on with the show…
Anyone else besides me a sucker for a good Regency rake? Suave, debonair, charismatic to a distraction, and a master in the craft of seduction. A true rake of worth knows his trade well and, even better, wields the tools of his trade with confidence and controlled patience. His intelligent eyes beckon to that primal part of us which aches for something extraordinary, yet so simple words cannot describe it. That elusive essence of something that’s just out of reach in our normal, every day lives. It’s a yearning that society, our morals, virtue, and better judgement tells us would be folly to touch, impossible to ignore.
Our rake is a man, simple but with depth. He knows his power and wields it in that magical way which pushes us into a world of pleasurable sensation that leaves us breathless, weak at the knees, and… firing up the search engine to Google: Working, slightly used, QA tested, time machine for sale–$9.99 or best offer.
Okay, so yeah, I Googled for a time machine. I’m weak, but who could blame me? I’m in need of a contemporary rake. A man whose voice is lethal on so many levels it should be outlawed. His words reflect his actions and slide over us, wrapping around us, making us feel special, cherished, warm, and wanted. He watches us watch him. Then he smiles, taking a step closer… and in the depths of our soul we know… we’d gladly toss aside our morals, virtue, and better judgement to play prey to his seductive predator.
*see me fanning myself and beating back a horde of butterflies converging on my nervous system*
And now, without further adieu and to celebrate MFRW’s Firsts Blog Hop, here’s an excerpt from one of my favorite scenes–the first kiss–in my latest release…