Let’s write about sex, baby 44

5 tips for writing sex scenes that don’t make people cringe   Once upon a time, not that long ago, there were three topics considered completely taboo at any civilized dinner table: politics, religion, and sex.   Now, thanks in some small way to authors like EL James, JR Ward […]

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Book review: Fall into Love by Serena Akeroyd

Review by Lucy Pireel   Title: Fall Into Love Author: Serena Akeroyd Genre: Erotica, short story Standalone or series: Book 1 in Naughty Nookie series   Blurb:   When Simone Barranquet meets Zane Matthews on a night out with her friends, little does she know that her life is about […]

Book Review: Confronting the Demon by Ciara Ballintyne

By Lucy Pireel       Title: Confronting the Demon Author: Ciara Ballintyne Genre: Paranormal Romance (novella)       Blurb:   The gates to hell are thrown wide when Alloran is betrayed by his best friend, Ladanyon, and framed for forbidden magic. He is hunted by the guards and the wizards both, tormented […]


Devils Kiss

Book Review: Devil’s Kiss by Zoe Archer

Title: The Devil’s Kiss Author: Zoe Archer Genre: Paranormal romance Standalone or Series: Book 1 in The Hellraisers series Publisher: Zebra Books     Basic Blurb: Archer follows her beloved Blades of the Rose series with a dark paranormal series about five men, the Hellraisers, who make a deal with […]

Book Review: Nightlife New York by Travis Luedke

  Review by Riley Banks Title: The Nightlife New York Author: Travis Luedke Genre: Erotica, Paranormal Standalone or Series: Book 1 in the Nightlife series     Basic Blurb:   Vampires, strippers, escorts, night clubs, pimps & dirty cops––the Nightlife New York is never boring. Aaron Pilan’s life is forever […]


Herbert Grosshans

Herbert’s stories are out of this world 4

Riley Banks talks to Herbert Grosshans, Author of the Xandra sci-fi series.   Herbert was born in Germany and emigrated to Canada in 1960 where he worked as an Electrician until his retirement in 2007.   Always an avid reader, Herbert read many different genres, but his favorite was Science […]

How to get published with Xcite Books 1

Riley Banks talks to Elizabeth Coldwell, Editor-in-Chief at Xcite Books, about her love of football and how authors can get published.   Elizabeth has also been writing erotic fiction for over twenty years and has a number of titles under her garters.   She writes across a broad spectrum of genres, from m/m space […]

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Susan Edwards

How to get published with Ellora’s Cave 2

Riley Banks kicks off her How to Get Published series with an interview with Ellora’s Cave Chief Operation Officer, Susan Edwards. Susan joined Ellora’s Cave in 2005 as founding editor of Lady Jaided, an irreverent and intelligent magazine devoted to exploring and celebrating women’s sexuality. She’s still not sure how […]

Book Review: Taken by Selena Kitt

  Reviewed by Riley Banks Title: Taken Author: Selena Kitt Genre: Erotica, short story, threesome Basic plot:  Lizzy’s friendship with her older boss, Sarah, turns into something deeper and much more exciting one rainy day after work, and Lizzy finds herself drawn into a world she never knew existed. Sarah […]