I had a wonderful lunch yesterday with a fellow friend and writer, and it brought back memories of days past submitting query letters in search of landing a big time literary agent. It also brought back some of the valuable lessons I learned during that process.
Added by T.L. Gray on November 28, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments
Part of being a celebrity is keeping things neat and tidy. Before you know it, your old love letters turn up. Soon someone says, picking up a present from under Christmas tree: ‘Good heavens, what’s this?’ The reply is fumbled: ‘Darling, I’ve bought you Mick Jagger’s love letters.’
Those letters are actually on the market. In 1969 Mick Jagger wrote them to Marsha Hunt, with whom he was having a brief relationship at the time. To quote her, Marsha is ‘broke’, hence the…
Added by Bernadette Jansen op de Haar on November 22, 2012 at 9:35am — No Comments
My father’s love letters to my mother show that, although Whisper My Secret is a heart wrenching story of loss and separation, it is also a story of romance and enduring love. When my mother, Myrtle Webb, was forced to give up her first three children, she walked into the arms of a man whose passion and love for her endured through time, through poverty, hardship and illness.
I’ll let my father speak for himself through…Continue
Added by JB Rowley on March 26, 2012 at 8:34pm — No Comments
I have a confession to make: I am a sucker for Christmas romance books and Lifetime movies that ooze with sentimentality. Come on ladies, you have to admit those movies of the week are so bad, they’re good! I don’t know if it’s the scent of balsam pine that fills the air, or the…Continue
Added by Jessica Sinn (Chick Lit Cafe) on December 11, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments