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Characters of Life and Imagination
“I have found it easier to identify with the characters
who verge upon hysteria, who were frightened of life, who were
desperate to reach out to another person. But these seemingly fragile
people are the strong people really.”  - Tennessee Williams   Whe...
Gallagher's Choice: Did You Know?
Did you know? In Gallagher's Choice , Ramsey was temporarily appointed as a U.S. Marshal, but did you know that
marshals are appointed by presidential order? President George
Washington had appointed the first sixteen U.S. Marshals by 1791 with
the first...
5 Reasons Why eReaders Didn't Win Me Over, Especially #3
Over a week ago, I caved and ordered a Kindle Paperwhite. Me, who has advocated print books until I can advocate no more. I anticipated purchasing all of the wonderful books available only in digital format, and reading the few dozen sitting in my Kindle ac...

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I Caved for Kindle
Three of my fellow authors and I had a booth at the Missoula Women's Fair yesterday. Let me just two things right off: 1) Readers are awesome! 2) Crowds exhaust me.  I can come off at times as someone who is outgoing and enjoys socializing. Uh, no. I'm very...

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Ingredients for a Happy and Healthy Day
Today is one of those days when I offer unsolicited advice to writers (or anyone for that matter). Once upon a time I shared a recipe for a Shentrition shake. Well, I've long abandoned that particular drink for one that offers more health benefits and a lon...

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Operation Paperback Special Request
The letter below is directly from Chrissy Honeywell at Operation Paperback . I am simply re-blogging/sharing it on my own. Operation Paperback isn't the only organization like this. There is also Books for Soldiers , Books for Troops , and I'm sure others o...

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Randomness of Life
The sun is teasing me, coming and going until I don't know if I should bundle up in a coat and scarf or toss out the layers and pull out my sandals. Actually, I have the sandals ready and waiting. According to the weather (can't trust it up here 95% of the ...

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Today's Box Set Bargain features three full-length historical western romances from MK McClintock. Download the complete set for your Kindle today for the unbeatable price of $2.99. Sale ends today! (KBoards)

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The Men of Hawk's Peak, and a Sneak Peek
I love the Gallaghers--what they stand for, how
they treat others, and their amazing strength. Believe me, they've taken on
lives of their own, and they never fail to surprise me. However, in the middle
of all that surprise, I love that I'm spending all tha...
Writing stories of romance and adventure from another time.

MK McClintock is an author, entrepreneur, and photographer. She enjoys spending hours walking along rivers or over mountains, loves the Scottish Highlands, and likes to put her creative energy to use in the kitchen. With her heart deeply rooted in the past, and her mind always on adventure, she lives and writes in Montana.

She is a member of Romance Writers of America, Montana Romance Writers, and Women Writing the West.

Learn more about MK by visiting her website or blog: and

Want more? Visit the Reader Extras for interviews, free bookmarks, a Montana photo gallery, and recipes from her kitchen. 

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Why You Should Write First for Yourself | Write to Done

A guest post by Jeff Goins of Goins, Writer. I’ve been blogging for so long that I’m tempted to forget a crucial truth to writing success. M

Free and bargain Kindle books! (Friday Mar 21)

Free today! A Song for Julia (Thompson Sisters), by Charles Sheehan-Miles. (Still free?) "It's not just a romance, but a story about the lov

Quote of the Day 3/3

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness Week, or I Won't Hold Back

Happiness Week, or I Won't Hold Back with author MK McClintock

2014 Montana Strong Writing Contest

Enter the 2014 Montana Strong Writing Contest with the Montana Romance Writers

Montana Strong Contest

Learn more about Montana Strong romance writer's conference deadline 6/30/13.

In Good Hands: An Interview with Editor Lorraine Fico-White

In Good Hands: An Interview with Editor Lorraine Fico-White and author MK McClintock

What Does it Take?

What does it take to be a writer? Find out with historical romance author MK McClintock.

Look What's Coming Next!

Look What's Coming Next from author MK McClintock.

Behind the Name: Davidson

Behind the Name: Rhona Davidson with author MK McClintock

Behind the Name: Blackwood

Behind the Name of Blackwood in a British Agent Novel by MK McClintock

Postcards from MK

Postcards from MK McClintock! Receive a custom postcard in the mail every time MK releases a new book.

A New Outlook for a New Year

A New Outlook for a New Year with MK McClintock

Books for Christmas 2013: Final Winners

Books for Christmas 2013: Final Winners with author MK McClintock

The Book Deal: A Publishing Blog for Writers and Book People » Blog Arch...

“Every time mama came down on that shabby floor, the bullet lodged in my stomach felt like a hot poker.” Claude Brown and I hunted through h

'Books for Christmas' Final Week!

'Books for Christmas' Final Week with authors MK McClintock, B.J. Daniels, Kaki Warner, and Danica Winters