Melanie Waterbury, first-time author, full-time woman, wife, mother, and devoted daughter.

Who hasn't talked about writing a book someday? I mean, seriously. At every party I've ever been to, with the exception of pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey soirees, I've been entertained by those who "say" they want to write a book or will--someday. Not to be confused with writing a book! Someday never comes as today is where we're …

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What’s Your Favorite Romance Book Trope?

TAKE A PEEK. You KNOW you want to!!

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The countdown is on for Snow In Love, a sweet romance holiday collection releasing on Oct. 14.

It’s a diverse array of short stories that covers Thanksgiving, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Years. And you can preorder these holiday romances now for only $0.99!

Whatever your favorite romance trope is, Snow In Love’s got you covered.

On the hunt for an “older brother’s best friend” romance?

Bonkers for billionaires?

Ready for a reformed bad boy?

Merry for a Montana rodeo cowboy?

Into instalove?

A sucker for a second-chance romance?

Grin while reading grumpy heroes?

Fancy a story with friends-to-lovers?

You can have all of the tropes above for only $0.99 if you pre-order Snow In Love today.

What’s your favorite romance trope?

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All He Wants for Christmas: Cover reveal and pre-order deets!

All right. Me again. Time for a cover reveal. Yes, I've chatted about SNOW IN LOVE, the sweet collection of holiday stories brought to you by #Readertainment available for pre-order on Amazon. (The woman to the left is how I envision myself. Darker hair, a far better red lip, but the caffeine is spot on! …

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Oh, My Aching Back!!!

The bathroom remodel is well underway. Yippeee. But along with life's lovelies comes a reality check--aching backs. Try necks, ankles, short-hairs? Well, maybe not that bad, but you name it, it's sore. Is this why we prolonged the remodel for so long? https://youtu.be/VkKxmnrRVHo Much as I love Carole King--it is way too late to stop …

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SNOW IN LOVE: And it’s not even Fall!

Okay, people. BIG changes going on at my house. Depression? NO. That's SO last season and thank God. Thank you all, too. Very much. Okay. I'm drawing energy from our bathroom remodel, too. BILs totally rock. I'm here with big news. Really big. Life altering for me and about dang time. (Feel free to chime …

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Worst Mistake or Best Thing Since Adam woke up to Eve??

You tell me, dear readers. I've received the proper blessing of one and all in this attempt to remain sane -- not quite penning psalms but that's okay! I've been hunkered all summer penning Christmas romance. FUN much?? YESSSSSSSS! Covid has brought about a shift in yours truly. And getting my humor on has taken …

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Short and Sweet with Christian Romance author, Teresa Ives Lilly… because Summer needs a Kick-start!

Dear Readers, Looks good until the wind begins to blow! I hope you are reading. Reading and relaxing in this run-up to Summer. Calm is what I need, that and some sense of peace. (Always the case as you all know ;^) If you're in-search-of, or would like to try writing yourself, meet my latest …

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Ye ha! Caracas Cowboy, Wild Horse Bk 2, is riding the range.

A second chance for her sleepy small town or Sarah Jane Minton, Montana’s mouthiest spinster? Yummy pie only goes so far! Sarah Jane has a life, a hidden one she can’t help comparing to the romance novels that helped her overcome childhood disappointments. And the adult variety that left her married to a failing pie …

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Is Overlord real? Or is the billionaire playboy who loved her and left playing her again? Soul of Valor–NOW ON AMAZON!

Covid or not. All right, people. I've been dead--may as well have been. That's what isolation means to an author under deadline, one with personal issues that I need not rehash. Really. Revisiting lovelies can be a first-class ticket to derailment. So, without further blather, it's here. Soul of Valor (Valor Investigations Book 3) is …

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Meet J.C. Paulson – Strong, Talented, a Main-line Word Master, and a Soul-Sister to the Core.

Long time, no write. I haven't been blogging. Covid19, family lovelies, personal drama -- can't escape that when you're living with an ongoing depression diagnosis. There's so much to get in the way. Like editing late spring releases. LoL. Covid-19 - not your garden variety virus! Mercy Nation--Diamond Dogs Bk 3, Caracas Cowboy--Wild Horse Bk …

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