Posts by Maura Anderson
  • by Maura Anderson

    Another sneak peek at my upcoming m/m story – Bittersweet. Coming SOON (Dammit) from Aspen Mountain Press (ebook) and as part of the Hot Comfort anthology from ManLove Romance Press.
    Unedited but I hope you enjoy it.
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    Aha! A parking spot right on the street in Freemont. That was rarer than three dry Spring days in row. [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    This is another bit of one of the Bran’s Visions band members. :)
    (c) 2009 by Maura Anderson, all rights reserved
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    Friday the thirteenth. Usually a day he considered lucky, this one seemed to make up for quite a few lucky thirteens. Dumped by his lover of three years and on the day before Valentine’s Day, yet. [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    So, having re-written this story about four times now, I think I’m finally closing in so I can turn it in next week! In honor of that, I’ll tease you with the (unedited and rewritten) opening!
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    Bittersweet
    by Maura Anderson
    Dark chocolate and sex—a perfect combination. Too bad he had a lot of the first but none [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    Just checking in for a moment to let you all know that a) I do still live and b) I’ll be more active after this week.
    My always busy life has taken a new turn toward chaos. I was laid off last week along with another 1399 employees of a very large software company. Last week [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    As some of you may know, last year was my year of Flash Fiction. I put out 42 pieces of Flash Fiction, mostly as part of my Friday Flash efforts. Some additional Flash Fiction was posted here on Fiction with Friction as well.
    At the end of the year, I had to sit back and re-evaluated [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    Happy 2009 to everyone. Man, I’m glad to see the year change. 2008 brought some really good things but was a huge year of turmoil as well. That turmoil isn’t over yet but I’m hoping 2009, as a whole, will have less of it.
    Giving Thanks has done extremely well and I’m thrilled that my first [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    The Pacific Northwest has a couple of strikes against it when it comes to winter weather. The first is that we’re right on Puget Sound here and thus the weather is fairly temperate so it’s really not too cold much of the time. We’re not used to lots of cold and snow and not very [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    I swear, I really need to get off this emotional roller-coaster. If I could just find a way….
    My life is usually pretty busy but I’ve rarely felt the kind of stress I have over the last couple of months, especially the last few weeks. I work as a software engineer during the day and it’s [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    Today I decided to give you a snippet from Giving Thanks, my first m/m romance that is currently out in ebook form from Aspen Mountain Press but will also appear in the terrific Hot Comforts print anthology from Manlove Romance Press. Just yesterday, Giving Thanks make #1 on the All Romance eBooks Top 10 Best [...]

  • by Maura Anderson

    Both this year and last year, I joined NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month. You are supposed to write a 50,000 word novel from scratch in November. Both years I began with good intentions, excitement and determination. Both years my world went to hell in a handbasket.
    This year I have my oldest son deploying to [...]

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