Category Archives: Keeping Romance Alive

A Blockbuster Romantic Interlude

The radio talk show host asked, “Where is your most romantic place?” My ears swiveled and my attention wandered from the road to the radio. Where is the 40-something talk-show host going with this conversation. His staff volunteered places like … Continue reading

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Common Romantic Interludes

Taking sunset photos of us at the beach. Writing a romantic book about our relationship. Glow-in-the-dark stars on the ceiling. A cooking class together. Some people think I create an endless stream of superstar Romantic Interludes. “And you know what, … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Fear Stop Romance

John wandered aimlessly, barely noticing the street sign for Calle de Carreos in Valencia. The plaza looked familiar. Oh yea – Plaza del Caudillo. No, he reminded himself, it’s now Plaza del Ayuntamiente. “And the lady standing at the corner … Continue reading

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Embrace The Role of Romance In Your Relationship

What is a hotel room? A place with a bed, a shower and some privacy. If all hotel rooms serve the same function, why do some cost $49.99 a day while others over $40,000 for a place to take off … Continue reading

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Romantic Action

I have the outline for a great historic novel, “Operation Domino”. It’s set during the Intifada of the 1980’s. There’s action, a secret society, intrigue, romance, and a hero that becomes the villain. I’ve named characters and researched Middle East … Continue reading

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Romance Ruined By Uncertainty

“We’ll meet at the beach, between 7:30-8:00. Dress casually.” Anticipating their date, she headed west. Traffic was worse than expected so his message that he’s running 30 minutes late was appreciated. She took time to enjoy the sun, fresh air … Continue reading

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An Arresting Romantic Interlude

Her bags were packed, though not really ready to go. Ani lingered a few minutes in the doorway, in John’s arms. Ani was scheduled on a two-hour flight for work. Though she’d only be gone 4 days, she wanted to … Continue reading

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