Author Archives: NevaBrown

About NevaBrown

Neva Brown, a retired secondary teacher/administrator, now enjoys the challenge of writing romance novels and doing editing for other romance writers. She has even ventured into the social media world of Facebook, Twitter and Google+ as well as having a website; . Neva lived on West Texas ranches most of her life and uses that culture and environment in many of her stories. She and her husband now live at Rio Concho West in San Angelo, Texas. They are amazed at how well they have adjusted to ‘city’ living. Neva loves to hear from her readers. She can be reached at

Love Without “Love” – Elle Hill

A friend of mine recently posted a challenge on Facebook: Say “I LOVE YOU” without using any of those three words. Easy-peasy, right? Not as much as you might think. Finding synonyms or metaphors for “love” isn’t a problem. Situating…

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In the Final Stretch!

Originally posted on Joanne Guidoccio:
My new release, Too Many Women in the Room, is one of three contenders for a third place finish in the Affaire de Coeur Contest. The first, second, and third-place winning covers will be featured…

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12 Things I See Happy People Do (that unhappy people do not)

Originally posted on Rev. Shane L. Bishop:
I have been thinking a lot about happiness of late, partially because so many people seem unhappy.  I think that was my first epiphany upon entering the world of Social Media; people are…

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Up for an Award

Originally posted on Joanne Guidoccio:
Too Many Women in the Room is up for an award in the Crème de la Cover contest at InD’Tale Magazine. The prize for the weekly contest winner is a 1/4 page ad in the…

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As an author, I’ve met with two very different book clubs. One had 6-8 female readers located in the tiny town of Ash Grove. The other book club was large–about 30-35 members, half of whom were men, not exactly my…

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The Write Word with Wareeze

The Characteristics of a Heroine Hello readers and writers alike. Once again, I welcome you to behind the scenes of the writing world. Many thanks for joining me on this journey through our Soul Mate Publishing blog posting. Today, let’s…

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Is There A Better Marketing Tool Than Your Cover?

Your cover is the first thing the reader sees and…inevitably…the book’s first impression. I took the opportunity to poll readers during a recent mega-bookstore signing I attended with over a dozen other authors (six of which were romance). Because I…

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