Cold-Case Headcase

“You need to jump start your life, Cassie! Get out of this rut. You like to write, so I think it’d be a good idea for you to join this single pen pals club I saw in ‘Digest Magazine,’” my therapist told me, handing me a clipping. I was too depressed to enjoy anything. I’d told my counselor I always …

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Matthew Broderick + Sarah Jessica Parker

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When Carrie Met Ferris:  “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t slow down once in a while, you could miss it”. A quite appropriate motto uttered by a baby faced 26-year- old celebrity with a future as bright as Ferris Bueller himself. Matthew Broderick was a hot item in the early 1980’s. He was the youngest actor to win a …

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An Interview with Aris the Vampire

Limited Time Sale: Aris on Kindle for $0.99!  Books now available: Aris Returns: A Vampire Love Story  Aris Rising: The Court of Vampires Aris Reigns: The Kingdom of Vampires By Melanie Fairchild On many occasions I have interviewed authors just before the release of their newest work, but this is the first time I have ever had a conversation with …

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Andy Williams: Leading Man in Romantic Music

Andy Williams, beloved crooner and mainstay among the world of performers, passed away on September 25 after battling bladder cancer for almost a year. He was 84. Williams recorded 18 gold records, hosted his own variety show and owned the Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri, named after the song “Moon River,” with which he was closely identified. Moon River became a …

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Tom Hanks + Rita Wilson

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The Right Chemistry These days, a lengthy Hollywood romance is counted in months, not years. And then there’s Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson. With a marriage more than two decades long and still going strong, they are thought of by many as the celebrity world’s perfect couple. The pair appear to have been destined to meet. Both Tom and Rita …

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Kirkus Reviews Starstruck Romance

“A delightful diversion”. – Kikus Reviews STARSTRUCK ROMANCE AND OTHER HOLLYWOOD TAILS  An intrepid young matchmaker in Hollywood sparks chemistry with an old flame, an ex-flame and an A-list actor, all while finding love for her clients in this engaging romance. Cynthia Amas has no trouble juggling her new dating service and a slew of fresh clients from among the Hollywood elite. …

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USA Today Features Julia Dumont

Remember your grandma’s True Romance magazines? I do. And I’m still blushing. Of course, I was young then. It takes a lot more to make me blush these days. At any rate, those magazines will live on through a new community for romance readers, TruLOVEstories.com, developed by media company BroadLit. Julia Dumont, author of Sleeping with Dogs and Other Lovers, which came out …

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Enjoy a Vintage Tale of Romance

The Road to Madness Her dreadful secret was out! Even the man she loved knew – and knowing, despised her. What could she possibly do? My father is a good-natured, absent-minded teacher of mathematics. He favors the great Ein­stein a little, and my mother has always looked after his comfort just as Mrs. Einstein looks after the comfort of her …

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Radio Drama-That Crazy Girl

In the radio days of the 1930’s and 1940’s, the family gathered around the Zenith at night only to be spellbound as they listened to the dramatized tales of adventure, thrillers and torrid romances. The mood, emotions, and excitement these elaborate radio dramas elicited are timeless, and we still enjoy some of the shows from radio drama’s heyday — The Shadow, …

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Sleeping With Dogs and Other Lovers Reviews

From Kirkus Reviews The Worlds Toughest Book Critics have given their two cents on Julia Dumont’s latest vintage romance novel. Enjoy! SLEEPING WITH DOGS AND OTHER LOVERS In the first installment of Dumont’s planned romance series, paranormal dogs and oversexed exes plague a matchmaking service. Cynthia Amas wants to start a new career. The former marketing executive is launching herself …

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