France

WIP Me Inspired: Nora James

November 3, 2014 // 9 Comments

  WIP Me Inspired: Nora James   My WIP, Paris by Heart, is about Paul Fontaine, a delicious, dark Frenchman who cooks the way he loves: with unbridled passion and a sense of fun. He’s certainly not mild-mannered and quite capable of being rude in the right circumstances. And the [...]

10 Must-read books about The City of Light—Paris

September 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

There are countless books set against the beautiful backdrop of The City of Light. And, what better setting for romance, love, and adventure than Paris! From the romance of a horse drawn carriage ride through the city, to a romantic picnic beneath the Eiffel Tower; Paris is a city that simply [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Paris: Karen A Chase

July 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

SPOTLIGHT ON…  Karen A. Chase 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Passionate 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: It’s teaching me how to not be at a loss for words, and life is full of situations that require us to be eloquent. 3.         You [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Paris: Juliette Sobanet ~ Part 2

July 17, 2013 // 0 Comments

SPOTLIGHT ON… Juliette Sobanet 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Passionate 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: Spending my days writing love stories based in Paris! 3.         You wish you wrote: I love writing in the romance and mystery [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Paris: Corine Gantz

July 16, 2013 // 1 Comment

SPOTLIGHT ON… Corine Gantz 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Bookishlyinquisitiveplayful 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: You get to make up words.  Okay, maybe you shouldn’t.  But you know how kids are told to quit day dreaming, to stop making things [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Paris: Célèbrent jour de Bastille

July 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Not that one is needed, but if ever there was a reason to celebrate all things French, it is most certainly Bastille Day, or La Fête Nationale as it is known in France, held annually on July 14th. This national day of celebration commemorates the storming of the prison, Bastille on July 14th [...]

10 Must-read books about The City of Light—Paris

May 20, 2013 // 2 Comments

There are countless books set against the beautiful backdrop of The City of Light. And, what better setting for romance, love, and adventure than Paris! From the romance of a horse drawn carriage ride through the city, to a romantic picnic beneath the Eiffel Tower; Paris is a city that simply [...]

La Fête du Pain

May 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

Today, May 16th, marks the beginning of a week-long festival that proves to me once again, that I was indeed born in the wrong country! Yes, all across France, the La Fête du Pain (festival of bread) has kicked off. La Fête du Pain which takes place annually, was established to honour [...]