Tuesday Teaser Giveaway!

Tuesday Teaser Giveaway!

  We stopped outside my bedroom, her pale skin a contrast in the unlit hall. An outside house light sliced through open blinds on my windows. Abbie peeked past the doorway at my unmade bed, two large Ansel Adams photos leaning against a wall, and four stacked boxes. My black bag was in one of those boxes. Maybe I’d open it. Maybe not. I didn’t need it. What was it Abbie said? Sex is two people being honest skin to skin. Thunder...

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A Great Giveaway!

A Great Giveaway!

  I’m celebrating the upcoming release of my new book, Waiting for a Girl Like You (2 stories in 1 book) You’re invited to take part in this release giveaway extravaganza. Check out the Rafflecopter below + an excerpt.   a Rafflecopter giveaway     Excerpt from Anything But Safe, story #2 in the book Waiting for a Girl Like You:   Tendons stood out on AJ’s neck. If she read him right, he was...

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Tuesday Teaser: Waiting for a Girl Like You by Gina Conkle

Tuesday Teaser: Waiting for a Girl Like You by Gina Conkle

  I stuffed the check in my back pocket over the foil package of a waiting condom. I’m no saint. I knew what I wanted. Cold water dripped from drenched hair down my bare back, but I’d wait. My arms were awkward at my side, unmoving when I wanted to soothe her. We both had our needs. She turned around, scraping messy bangs off her face. “As of right now, we’ve known each other for about twenty-four hours.” “So?” My voice was...

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24 Pleasant Ways to Celebrate World Book Day

Ever heard of World Book Day?   In 1995, the UN marked April 23rd as a day to celebrate books and publishers throughout the world.   The day vaguely hit my radar back when I was teaching. We honored the event by having a “read in” for a few hours. Students found a comfy place in the classroom and hunkered down with their favorite book.   Why can’t adults do the same thing?    To celebrate, 12 authors are...

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