Ainslie Paton romance author
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An Office Christmas Carol

Read to the rhythm of Twas the night before Christmas. A visit from St Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore It...

The Long Night of the Bogong

The witching hour, 3am, and I am asleep.  Or I was until the terrible thud.  Is that inside the house.? ...

Friendship is Overrated: A Snippet from Sold Short

Sold Short – book  3 in Sidelined comes out on October 5. It’s friends to lovers and a not so...

Life is Unfair and then You Die or You Write Romance

One of the reasons I write genre romance is because the good guys – the good women, often don’t win...

A Hero Who Can’t Get It Up

What was I thinking? At its most basic level a romance is boy meets girl and sparks fly. Those sparks...

But It’s Not My Birthday or Way to Freak a Writer Out

I had a freak out morning.  Look it was warranted.  See if you don’t agree. I was at my desk...

Stop with the Misogyny Plot Point

I got riled recently, so I wrote a thing about wanting actual romance in contemporary romances and Bookthingo published it....

Why Romance: The Reason in Dialogue II

Because in response to this overheard real life conversation: Dude 1: That was a short workout. Dude 2: Short and...

Why Romance: The Reason in Dialogue

Wonder why I write romance? So I can have fictional conversations like this: “I made her unhappy because I don’t know...

What to do if your E-bookstore Bans your Title

Don’t panic – sometimes algorithms screw up I put out a new title recently, offering it up for pre-order on...