Quickies

Quickies

Fit for a Queen

The queen sits—lounges—on her throne as she listens to her political advisers and adventurers update her on the happenings across the empire. Her hair has been piled high on her head, revealing a long neck partially obscured by her dark frill. Ethically collected furs drape across the ornamental seat and add asymmetrical flair to her…

The Boy in the Silver Frame

I was popular in high school. Not because I was beautiful and rich. I was actually unattractive and poor. My popularity was for two reasons—one, I had a great personality. It’s not just something people said to me to try to compensate for the fact that I was overweight, I really did have a great…

A Second Chance at Romance

M. S. Spencer© 2014 Che Gelida Manina: a Story of Second Chances “I don’t want to stay here, Amelia.” “But Mother, you love Sarasota! You love the sun, the people, the beach. Why this sudden desire to move to Morocco?” “It’s always been a dream of mine.” Grace knew her daughter wouldn’t buy it, but…

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A Love-Filled Day in Paris

Last spring, I visited Paris for the first time. Oh, I could write another whole book on my passionate love affair with that delicious city! I felt drenched in beauty and love every moment I was there. One delightfully rainy afternoon, I was sitting in a café sipping white wine and watching incredibly interesting people…

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Clarissa’s Ghost

An ethereal kiss brushed the skin beneath her ponytail, and the sensitive hair at her nape tingled in response. Clarissa shivered and then laughed. It was during encounters like these, she got the distinct impression the ghost haunting her latest renovation project was decidedly male. “I had a feeling you’d like the end result.” Arms…

Fortune’s Journey

Read time approx. 20 mins – a longer quickie 😉 “A whisky sour and two rum and cokes,” Ciara Duffy called to Angus, the bartender at Finnegan’s Rainbow. He didn’t acknowledge her, but she knew he’d heard. He was no more than four feet away, and while the pub was busy, the music loud, he…

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Who we are:
We are hopeless romantics who still believe in true love and real life romance. Inspired by romance novels, our creative team has set out to prove that real love is better than fiction.

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