TINY HOME FROM START TO FINISH

August 9, 2016 dabellm3 0

Our tiny home, 352 square feet is set in a mobile home park. We moved in January of 2016. First order of business, hook up to utilities, sewer, water. Next: skirting and steps, gutters on both sides, deck, landscape. Inside, the choices for flooring and counter tops were dark for our Park Model home. We […]

Deleted Scene: Running Wild

July 20, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

When I wrote Running Wild, I did it quickly—thirty-four days. It took a lot longer to edit. Editing was hard and not just because I wrote Running Wild so quickly. For me, the hardest part about editing is cutting out words, paragraphs, and scenes. Editing is important, and condensing your manuscript is a part of that. “Fewer words are almost always better.” It makes the book easier to read. The end result is a better book. Just to give you an idea of how much editing my editor and I did, here

No Picture

Release Tour Info for Fate Forgotten

July 14, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

**Release Tour**Fate Forgotten by: J.L. Sheppard Tour Date: August 26 – September 2, 2016GENRE: Paranormal RomanceHosted by Magic of Books PromosSYNOPSIS: Valerie Matlock’s life revolves around her coven. Young and naïve, she knows little about the immortal war brewing until the night her coven is attacked. In the blink of an eye, the family she loves is gone. Devastated, she lays eyes on the angry demon warrior, Jacob Rhodes. A Guardian, he means her no harm, but she fears him as deeply as she

Giveaway: Win Demon King’s Desire

July 12, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

In honor of my upcoming release, Fate Forgotten, Fated Immortals Book 2, I’m hosting an Amazon giveaway. It’s your chance to win a copy of Demon King’s Desire, Elemental Sisters Book 1.You may wonder why I’m giving away a copy of the first installment of the Elemental Sisters Series and not the first installment of the Fated Immortals Series, and I’ll tell you why.Demon King’s Desire is the book that started it all. Not just my writing journey, but the fictional world where Elemental Sisters and

Cover Reveal: Fate Forgotten

July 11, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

It’s here! The cover of Fate Forgotten, Fated Immortals II. Big thanks to cover artist Angela Anderson from the Wild Rose Press, who created it and did a wonderful job.Fate Forgotten is the second installment of the Fated Immortals Series (a spin-off of my original series, Elemental Sisters). Like my other books, Fate Forgotten is a standalone.I’ll leave you to enjoy the cover, tag line, blurb, and excerpt.Will a powerful witch accept him and his adopted child?Valerie Matlock’s life revolves

Cover Reveal & Release Dates for Fate Forgotten

June 21, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

Fate Forgotten, the second installment of the Fated Immortals Series, will be released Friday, August 26, 2016 in digital and paperback formats. Fate Forgotten is Jacob and Valerie’s story. If you’ve read the Elemental Sisters Series and the first installment of the Fated Immortals Series, Awaiting Fate, you know who Jacob is. Like my other series, each book tells the story of a different hero and heroine, so no need to read the first book, Awaiting Fate, or any of the Elemental Sisters Series

Running Wild Available Now!

June 10, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

It’s finally here! Running Wild, Hell Ryders MC 1, is available in paperback and digital formats. I wrote this book in 34 days. Yep. 😉 The story kept playing in my head. I couldn’t sleep, couldn’t eat, not well anyway until I finished. It’s much longer than my others and was even longer before edits. Edits took a while (probably because I wrote it so quickly.) After months of editing, it’s finally available to you. I can only hope you enjoy Jace and Allie’s story as much as I enjoyed writing

Promo Tour Info for Running Wild

June 6, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

RUNNING WILD, Hell Ryders MC by J.L. SheppardRelease Tour ~ June 10-17, 2016Genre: 18+ Contemporary Romance, MC Romance, Biker RomanceWhen the perfect life Alyssa Holden planned turns out to be a life of lies, she runs to her brother, the only person she can trust. She has no idea she’s running straight into a world of badass bikers who live and ride by their own rules. One tatted rebel in particular calls to her wilder side, and while everything in her draws her toward him, every experience

Excerpt: Running Wild

May 20, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

The release of Running Wild, Hell Ryders MC Book 1, is just three weeks away! Woo-hoo! Until then, I’ll share teasers: quotes, excerpts, and so on, on my social media sites. If you aren’t following me, now’s a good time to start. You can find the links on the top and bottom of my site.  Today, I’m kicking off my sharing frenzy with an excerpt of Running Wild. For those of you who haven’t read the blurb, it’s below, too. Enjoy.  Running Wild, Hell Ryders MCWhen the perfect life Alyssa Holden

Cover Reveal: Running Wild

May 16, 2016 J.L. Sheppard 0

I’m thrilled to present the cover of Running Wild. Big thanks to cover artist Diana Carlile from the Wild Rose Press, who created it and did an amazing job.Running Wild is the first book of the Hell Ryders MC Series and my first contemporary romance. Though it is the first book of a new series, like my others, it is a standalone.Running Wild is available for pre-order and will be released Friday, June 10th, 2016 in digital and paperback formats.See the cover and read the blurb below.Whose rules