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“This is what love does: It makes you want to rewrite the world. It makes you want to choose the characters, build the scenery, guide the plot. The person you love sits across from you, and you want to do everything in your power to make it possible, endlessly possible. And when it’s just the…

Character Crush: Tegan Murien of Passion’s Flight

Character Crush Because Authors Have Crushes Too! 1.  What attracts you to Tegan and why is he your character crush? There has always been something about Tegan Murien that got under my skin. At first he irritated the hell out of me. He was combative, moody and easily agitated. Honestly, I liked him the least…

Character Crush: Caleb Tanner of A Girl By Any Other Name

Character Crush Because Authors Have Crushes Too! 1.  What actor or actress resembles Caleb?  Young, clean shaven, Charlie Hunnam.  2.  What key childhood event  occurred that changed the way Caleb sees the world? The girl he loved died when she was sixteen. He held her in his arms, told he loved her, and begged her to…

It’s Raining Alpha Men

I guess it all started with my mom and her love for her “stories.”  As a kid, I couldn’t keep up between Knot’s Landing, Dynasty, Dallas and Falcon Crest (I dated myself, huh?) Averting eye contact—anyhow, I’m reminded of what those shows had in common: demanding, powerful and often infuriating Alpha males. I read and…

Character Crush: Christopher Gordon of Summertime Dream

Character Crush Because Authors have crushes too! What attracts you to Christopher and why is he your character crush? My character crush is Christopher Gordon from Summertime Dream. He’s solid and kind, and has a good sense of humor. He’s tough and dogged when he must be, and gentle enough to be the man Margie…

Character Crush: Terrence of Strictly Professional

Character Crush Because Authors have crushes too! 1.  What actor or actress resembles Terrence? While writing, my inspiration for Terrence was the very, very, extra, super sexy Omari Hardwick. 2.  What makes your Terrence sexy? He’s sexy because he’s so focused on his career, but he’s still really laid back, not too serious.  And, his handsome face…

Character Crush: Senth and NarrAy of At the Mercy of Her Pleasure

Character Crush Because Authors have crushes too! Senth and NarrAy I’ll be talking about Senth Antonello and NarrAy Jorlan from At the Mercy of Her Pleasure, and answering questions for both of them. Because Senth is a gentleman he’s decided to allow NarrAy to answer first (actually she gave him one of those looks and…

Character Crush: Dean of A River Moves Forward

Character Crush Because Authors have crushes too! 1. What attracts you to Dean and why is he our character crush? Dean is an easy-going laid back man.  He doesn’t sweat the small stuff, and it takes a lot to make him angry. By the same token, Dean is no pushover. If you disrespect him, he…

Character Crush: Drake of Games Devils Play

Character Crush  Because Authors have crushes too! 1. What makes Captain Drake sexy? Captain Drake Devilin is strong, confident to the point of cocky, and a natural born leader. To direct his army troop into war is one thing, but to take on one of the strongest witches in the world is something else entirely….

Character Crush : Daphne of Saying No To The Big O

Character Crush   Because Authors have crushes too! .    Why is Daphne your character crush? Daphne “Daph” Collins is my character crush because she is a mixture of traits that I love in a person. She’s, of course, attractive, but she’s also funny, sarcastic, intelligent, creative, loving, and a bit broken. It’s that broken part…

NEW FEATURE: CHARACTER CRUSH

CHARACTER CRUSH It’s bound to happen. I mean just because an author creates a character doesn’t mean we don’t develop a crush or two! Authors feature your character crush on Characters Behaving Badly blog! Shoot an email to: samara@samaraking.com for details.