Cherrie Lynn

Archive for December, 2010

Saturday, December 25th, 2010
Don’t Miss It!

I just added the first excerpt to Far from Heaven’s page. Enjoy, and I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday! We eschewed a Thanksgiving replay in favor of grilling burgers and hot dogs…and potato salad and BBQ beans and Mom’s chicken spaghetti and my grandma’s banana pudding (which will make your toes curl), among many, MANY other things. It was a free-for-all, pretty much. There was pumpkin pie and apple pie and chocolate pie and key lime pie…OMG. Can you say misery? Cuz I has it. Along with probably five to ten extra pounds. Oh, and there was Moscato. Can’t forget that. :-)

I wanted to thank everyone for a fabulous 2010. Here’s to 2011 being even bigger and better!

Sunday, December 19th, 2010
What’s In a Name?

Ordinarily, I have my characters named before I start a book. For the most part. Changes do happen. Giving Ghost and Macy a story was unique in that I started it with absolutely no idea what his real name is. His nickname is sort of a stage name (there’s a reason he has that name in particular which I WON’T reveal yet, but it’s pretty awesome, hehe) and, among his circle of friends, it stuck. But since a few members of his family are involved in his story, and naturally Macy will want to *not* call him by his nickname during…erm, intimate moments, I had to pester him to tell me his real freaking name. I needed to know it fast. He’s not a real accommodating guy. But finally, he relented. So, if you wanna know, Ghost’s given name is… Read the rest of this entry »