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The Devil Is In The Research – Guest Blog by Diane Gaston

Most of the ladies here at Magical Musings are not writing historical romance, so what can I, a historical author contribute to their blog? I thought I’d talk about research. Research is obviously essential when you are writing a historical. … Continue reading

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The Apology

I have noticed that The Apology is a common theme in romance writing of all kinds: novels, movies, songs.  So I thought I would explore what it takes to write a great apology scene. Context is the first big feature … Continue reading

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Skipping Sex and other Things We Don’t Admit To

I’m going to admit it right out loud.  I’ve never read 50 Shades of Grey.  It’s not that I’ve boycotted it or anything.  It’s just that I find myself skipping sex scenes lately and so the book doesn’t appeal to … Continue reading

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Guest Author Spotlight – Chris Rogers

Just recently, I had the pleasure of interviewing Best Selling Mystery Author, Chris Rogers. MMG: Welcome to Magical Musings, Chris. CR: Thanks for having me, Maggie. MMG: Where did you get the inspiration for your series/book? CR: You know, inspiration … Continue reading

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Romance Writing Tips I Learned From Adult Entertainment

Yes, I’m going there and I’m calling it research because, in truth, it is. As a romance writer, it’s daunting to write love scenes and keep them fresh. Therefore, viewing adult films (Yes, whispered this would be porn.) or erotica … Continue reading

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Tips for Surviving the Apocalypse

One of the main elements the characters in my Cantati Chronicles Series deals with is the end of the world. I admit I’ve always had a fascination with the topic. Stories abound these days that include the apocalypse; either the … Continue reading

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Past Lives

What is a past life? A past life is defined as a soul continuing to incarnate on the mortal plane of existence. Scholars, philosophers, and religious clerics have argued the possibility. Even scientists and medical professionals recently have begun shifting … Continue reading

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Whistling in the Dark – Guest Blog by Renee Bernard

Magical Musings welcomes author Renee Bernard!  Please welcome her to our blog! If you comment you’ll be entered to win a copy of her book!!   Whistling in the Dark – Guest Blog by Renee Bernard I’ve been writing Historical … Continue reading

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Surprise new release by Dale Mayer!

Hi everyone, Usually I have my work mapped out a few weeks in advance. However due to an over booking of editors, I was required to hustle my buns and pull out another book (one I wrote last year but … Continue reading

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The Woman Cave a.k.a. My Writing Haven

I was reading a book a few months ago about how to tidy up forever and get rid of stuff you don’t really need.  I am the first one to admit that I have a lot of stuff.  I am … Continue reading

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