Eleanor Hibbert, Novelist Known As Victoria Holt and Jean Plaidy – NYTimes.com

via Eleanor Hibbert, Novelist Known As Victoria Holt and Jean Plaidy - NYTimes.com I cut my teeth on Victoria Holt's Gothic romance novels when I was about 12. They were the closest contemporary thing I could find to Jane Eyre, and they were -- and are -- wonderful, though I haven't picked one up in … Continue reading Eleanor Hibbert, Novelist Known As Victoria Holt and Jean Plaidy – NYTimes.com

Scheduling Writing Dates

As I've already mentioned, I'm someone who benefits from calendaring my time, particularly as I juggle not only my university obligations (teaching, scholarship, service, and administration) but academic writing with romance writing. (I've committed to the latter, but some scholarly writing is still on my docket.) If I don't schedule carefully and commit, it (whatever … Continue reading Scheduling Writing Dates