Transcript: Hi, I’m Kris Jayne, and I write contemporary romance for today’s modern woman. I’ve been writing full-time since October of 2014, which is when I quit my full-time job to pursue my passion for writing full-time. One of the questions that I get is, “Why are you writing romance?” And they always say it
The hardest part of writing a novel (or three at the same time, if you’re crazy) is the push to the end. Writing, rewriting, editing, revising, rewriting agin. But after attending the Romance Writers of America conference in New York City a couple of weeks ago, I found a new well of motivation and finally
For years, I spent my days plotting an escape from cubicle life. Well, in October, I quit plotting and pulled the trigger. As of November 1, I began voluntarily unemployed or self-employed, depending on your perspective. I have been inspired by my other half, who went self-employed two years ago. He has started his own
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Working full-time and trying to finish my novel might drive me crazy, but it is reinforcing that the writing would be so much easier if it WERE my full-time job. Writing a novel is an incredibly rewarding and creative process, but there are a lot of things to think about if you want to get
In theory, I should feel really terrible about the occasional bits of trashy television that I watch. And I do. Apologies to anyone that thinks this is pointless. I can’t defend it, but I also … CAN’T STOP WATCHING! (For now, there’s a caveat to that.)
I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about vacations this year. I decided that next year I’m going to spread my wings and see more of the world. See, my last four vacations have been to Mexico. Don’t get me wrong, I love Mexico and I love going on vacations there. It’s super close and