If you’re a writer living with depression, you might not know where to turn. There are days when depression devours your words and you find yourself incapable of working. People tell you you’re not alone. So why does it feel like you are?
As an author with chronic depression, Giselle Renarde created this book as a means of reaching out to other writers with hope in hand. The Depression Handbook for Writers includes:
-specific activities to help you through the dark days,
-practical ideas to help you move forward with your writing business even when you find it impossible to write,
-interviews with other authors experiencing depression,
-all written in a personal, accessible, and heartfelt tone.
The Depression Handbook for Writers was written for you, with love, care, and encouragement.
Download your copy today.
How many girls fall in love with a pair of legs?
After a fleeting glimpse of Chaucer Girl’s woolly black tights, it takes linguistics major Evelina almost a year to track down their owner. How can she be sure Chaucer Girl is the same stunning young woman who works at the campus coffee shop? Maybe she’ll never know for sure, but when the doe-eyed barista offers her unspeakable delights across the coffee counter, how can she possibly say no?
The ultimate bad boys, criminals capture our attention and awaken our darkest desires. Celebrate the illicit in this romantic suspense anthology, where handcuffs are used for more than play. These stories are shocking, sexy, and thought-provoking.
In New York Times Bestseller Skye Warren’s Magnolia Hotel, meet the heroine who pays her brother’s debt to a loan shark—who happens to be her childhood crush. Find out if the jury made the right decision in Acquitted by award-winning author Giselle Renarde. Explore a dark and sensual psychology with New York Times Bestseller Pam Godwin in Unlawful Seduction.
New York Times Bestseller Skye Warren – Magnolia Hotel
Cynthia Rayne – Captivated
New York Times Bestseller Pam Godwin – Unlawful Seduction
Sheri Savill – Slipknot
New York Times Bestseller Shoshanna Evers – This Might Hurt A Bit
Candy Quinn – The Bombshell
Tamsin Flowers – Playing with Fire
Elizabeth Coldwell – Disposing of Donnie
Audrey Lusk – Surprise Witness
Trent Evans – Last Day
Giselle Renarde – Acquitted
Ride the edge of desire and see if you can TAKE THE HEAT…
“HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to all lovers of fked up and delicious. There is something here for everyone and its one of the best Anthologies I’ve had the pleasure of reading.” – Mistik Ink
“The darkness either lures you in slowly or captures your full attention right off the bat… I would recommend this to dark lovers who want to read short stories back to back.” – Amber’s Reading Room“What an amazing collection of short stories that will shock and titillate. There was a nice mixture of dark and light erotica, some romance, unexpected twists… if you want that and a bit of an edge, I can’t recommend this highly enough. This is one of my Top Picks for 2014.” – Ms Romantic Reads
Keywords: romance, criminals, cops, FBI, dark, thriller, convict, prison
Leah’s a teacher who dreams of moving to the country. Reggie’s the real estate agent who can make that dream come true.
Except life is never that easy, is it? When Leah realizes all she can afford is a run-down shack, will her hopes be dashed? Or will Reggie be able to show her that, if you’re willing to explore new opportunities, dreams never die?
A sweet lesbian romance short from award-winning author Giselle Renarde.
My name is Gabrielle, but Madame de Villeneuve thinks I’m a girl called Suzanne. Nobody believes I’m really who I say I am. I guess I’m partly to blame. After all, I did sign a stranger’s name to my committal forms when I entered this rehabilitation centre. I’m not actually addicted to anything—not sex, not drugs, not even rock and roll.
So what’s kept me here? It’s a long story, and you probably wouldn’t believe it even if I told you—especially the part about the monkey butlers. How does an innocent young woman end up bound to a hospital bed in the bowels of a Victorian manor house? I’ll tell you if you really want to know… but I’m not sure you do.
This is a story about seven kisses: some forceful, some sweet, and every one impossible to forget. Seven kisses that started with my stay at Loindici Manor. Seven kisses that would change my life forever.
A novel from award-winning author Giselle Renarde.
Featuring original erotica from Madelynne Ellis, Justine Elyot, Charlotte Stein, Heather Towne, Rose de Fer and many more.
‘Come Play With Me’ is another hot short story collection from Mischief Books.
On Wednesdays, Freya pushes her fantasies to the limit with a group of willing men.
When one woman wears a T-shirt that says “You Can Have Me”, she means it.
On their anniversary, Cathy devises a unique system of sexy rewards for pleasing Glen.
Other hot short story collections from Mischief Books include:
Take Me: A Collection of Submissive Adventures
The Boss: To Serve and be Served
‘Take Me’ features original erotica from Lucy Salisbury, Sommer Marsden, Rose de Fer, Tenille Brown, Giselle Renarde and many more. Another sexy short story collection from Mischief Books.
When Alice meets a charismatic stranger on a train, she’s introduced to a special brand of corrective public shame...
On the porch of her new home, Maggie’s feet don’t touch the ground when a local tom cat takes a fancy to her...
Julie is an investigator hot on the trail of a wayward wife who’s in danger of being handled like the suspect...
Other sexy short story collections from Mischief Books include:
Come Play With Me: An Erotica Collection
Sex and the Stranger: A Collection of Casual Fun
Naomi thinks Szuszu's post is hilarious -- what a great sense of humour! She can hardly believe the centrefold of her dreams is looking for love. It's not like her to answer a personal ad, but she'll make an exception for the infamous Szuszu. She thinks Szuszu looks fantastic, and Szuszu (who refuses to wear glasses) thinks Naomi looks just like her.
What could ensue but laughter, lust, and maybe even love?
‘Forever Bound’ features erotica from Kyoko Church, Heather Towne, Medea Mor, Maxine Marsh, Rose de Fer, Kathleen Tudor and many more.
Surrendering physical freedom to a lover in BDSM games is an enduring fantasy for many. For others it’s a way of life.
Zoe takes a job at a large private estate, but makes sure to entice its charming owner into tying her up in knots.
When Emma’s husband finally tires of her impossible demands and brattish nature, he uncoils the bondage gear and gets busy.
Madeline is a world class classical music composer, but backstage she unwinds by giving a different kind of tuition to her adoring fans.
Rachel attends an arm-binding class and is immobilised by just how sexy the instructor is.
After spending fifteen years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Sam tracks down the woman he holds responsible. Delilah testified she saw him murder his wife. No way was that possible. The moon had been full that night. He’d been in the woods, inhabiting his shifted form. Will Delilah be able to reason with Sam before his inner beast takes hold?
A dangerously dark shifter romance novelette.
I first met Lisa volunteering in a queer theatre. When she called herself an SM, I didn’t know what that meant. Sadomasochist, maybe? Turns out SM stands for Stage Manager, and it’s the part she was born to play. Lisa’s no aspiring actress. She does her thing behind the scenes… and if I’m good, she takes me with her.
Rainbow Award-winning author Giselle Renarde presents a sweet and sensual trans lesbian love story.
As far as Clover’s concerned, she’s got two choices: remain an outcast in the small town where she’s lived her whole life, or move clear across the country like her prodigal stepbrother Mason.
Clover is forever paying for her father’s sins at home, but the idea of leaving is too daunting to imagine. When Mason comes home for their sister’s wedding, his presence reignites Clover’s past. A dark force follows her everywhere she goes. Even in dreams, there’s no escaping a hungry shadow...
A Mischief collection, featuring stories by Kathleen Tudor, Olivia London, Flora Dain, Elizabeth Coldwell, Rose de Fer and many more.
When a woman on the run climbs into a stranger’s Limousine she embarks on a memorable ride.
Cerise visits a notorious park after dark to conduct some unconventional research.
In the dead of night, Amy met Charles in a ruined castle, and now she never wants her captivity to end.
‘My Boyfriend’s Boyfriends’ features original group sex erotica from Primula Bond, Janine Ashbless, Lisette Ashton, Penny Birch and many more. Another hot short story collection from Mischief Books.
When Sara entertains her husband’s friends, she makes every jaw drop, but that’s not all that goes down in a crowded room.
In a swingers club, Helen wants to enter a special space and accept all of the excessive pleasures on offer inside it.
Penny takes part in a glory-hole competition and gets more than she bargained for.
Smoking hot erotica stories where size and numbers matter.
Other hot short story collections from Mischief include:
Sex and the Stranger: A Collection of Casual Fun
Thrill Seekers: Erotic Encounters
‘Ladies Who Love’ features ten original lesbian stories from Mischief, including stories by Rachel Randall, Giselle Renarde, Izzy French, Annabeth Leong, Heather Towne and many more.
Lila visits Jeanne to be pampered with a glamorous makeover and for sensual kind of personal attention.
Sophie is the bride-to-be and Juliette is her maid, but the dress fitting is more memorable than the wedding night.
Inside an a remote beach house, Aiden discovers a hidden world of women looking for a secret kind of love.
When Marcie's invited to yet another wedding, she's not exactly enthused. She should be happy that her niece is in love, but divorce has left her a little jaded. There's only one man on the planet she can imagine remarrying: William, her schoolyard chum, the one who got away. But Marcie hasn't kept in touch with the old gang. When she finds out from a mutual friend that William has passed on, she’s crushed. Now Marcie will never get the chance to love him. Or will she...?
A Sensual Paranormal Second Chance Romance Short from award-winning author Giselle Renarde.
‘Cougar’ features original erotica from Lily Harlem, Primula Bond, Liz Coldwell and many more. Another hot collection from Mischief Books.
Sara’s guest house becomes a honey trap for young studs.
When Jared mistakenly gives Miss Fenchurch a video of one of his performances, her fuse is lit for an explosive private performance.
Mrs Murdoch revisits the past and gets her kicks in the world of rock and roll.
Cougars are on the prowl in this Mischief collection.