Teaser Tuesday – “Convince Me”

An excerpt from Norse Jewel     …a woman’s voice called, “Hakan.” He stopped. She called him, the dark-haired thrall. He already knew her voice above the din.  “Hakan!” He set his hands at his hips. Noticing one woman was nothing more than inborn awareness, the kind that kept him alive. That same awareness told him ten paces ahead, a fat Flemish merchant and his round wife bickered. No threat there. Five paces to his...

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Teaser Tuesday – “Even Phantoms Have Their Standards.”

The Earl’s impertinent gaze ranged everywhere. “If you’re quite through, my lord,” she said with some starch. Lydia pressed the cloak closer.  Lud, but he needed a set down.  She’d dealt with overzealous farmers and country squires in the past and knew how to put men in their place.  Men are all the same, no matter their status; the quality of their clothes differed, but all were flesh and blood underneath.  A biting remark formed...

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January’s Newsletter

Friend on Facebook Follow on Twitter Forward to a Friend Norse Jewel’sTwitter Contest Share a favorite Norse Jewel quote on twitter. The prize? A $25 Starbucks gift card. What to do? Post Norse Jewel quotes with #NorseJewel fromJanuary 1 – 10 (as often as you like).Winner’s name drawn Jan. 11. Ready to share the wolf-eyed Viking love? Find Norse...

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Teaser Tuesday

Lydia lowered her lashes, aware of how men’s minds worked. She needed to regroup and gather her wits, but the earl must have sensed her wariness, or so she guessed when he extended a gloved hand. “Please. This need not be unpleasant.” His voice lulled her. “I promise I won’t bite.” “Meaning sometimes you do,” she snipped. A muffle of low, masculine laughter floated from his collar. “Only on a full moon.” His quip surprised...

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Downton Abbey vs. Vikings

If you played the “Either/Or” game, what would you choose?   PBS’s “Downton Abbey” Or History Channel’s “Vikings” ??? Tough decision. Both shows are great. They’ve got it all. Romance, drama, and enough treacherous turns to keep you coming back for more. Plus, I love visiting those eras from the comfort of my living room. Nothing beats going back in time in my comfy jammies while...

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