A Christmas Hope -- A Christmas Romance Short Story

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Struggling entrepreneur Clara Misowski believes in Christmas hope. Artisan cheesemaker Sam Richards hasn’t celebrated in a decade. Will her determination be enough to make him believe in Christmas romance?

Three failed businesses and an abortive marriage have made Clara doubt her ability to make a success of anything. Her […]

Coming June 5: Keep Dancing, Contemporary Romance Novella

Keep Dancing

Keep Dancing CoverCan he love her—no matter what?

Finally on her own again after her son leaves for college, small-town science teacher Alyssa Norton is ready to leap back into life and romance. Fellow teacher Ben O’Reilly is finally ready to move on from the death of his wife five years before. It […]

Love on the Wind: Christmas Romance Free for a Limited Time

Cover of Love on the WindLove on the Wind will be FREE on Amazon from Dec. 15 through Dec. 19, 2016. Get your copy of this short Christmas romance by clicking here!

All Becky wanted to do when she was growing up was to get out of Hardin, Montana, a […]

Romance in Unexpected Places--Albertsons

Albertsons' food aisle

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When she asked for the chair in the crowded coffee section of Albertsons, Mel was instantly attracted. Pulling himself to his full six-foot height, he introduced himself.

“Hi, Mel,” the woman replied, reaching for the chair.

“Oh, no,” he said. “Let me do that.”

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The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 23) | Casey Dawes « Stories About Love

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 23)

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 is a tongue-in-cheek contemporary and regency romance in a draft state. Warning! The ending of this story about love will not be revealed!

To start at the beginning, click here.

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Jane browsed the catalog as she waited for Michael Saturday morning. She loved the Turners with their sweeping storms, reminding her of pouring rain and lightning storms […]

Strangers -- A Short Story

Tess stepped off the train in Billings, Montana on a dusty Saturday morning, freshly minted MFA in her hand, Karate black belt around her waist.

Strangers. Everywhere.

“How ‘bout I meet you for a drink tonight–seeing you’re new in town,” the taxi driver asked.

Only one way to become friends.

“Sure.”

The bar was dingy, her new friend late. A cowboy-hatted stranger sat down next to her and started talking. The driver came in and […]

Suspense Story Inspiration

Suspense story inspiration of the Nevada Road.My travel foot is getting itchy. This Montana winter has been the winter that wasn’t–plenty of snow in the mountains, but not here in the Missoula Valley. The open road calls.

Last year we traveled through back roads of Nevada to get to California. I wrote about a creepy rest stop we’d found and the suspense story ideas […]

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 22) | Casey Dawes « Stories About Love

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 22)

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 is a tongue-in-cheek contemporary and regency romance in a draft state. Warning! The ending of this story about love will not be revealed!

To start at the beginning, click here.

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The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 21)

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 is a tongue-in-cheek contemporary and regency romance in a draft state. Warning! The ending of this story about love will not be revealed!

To start at the beginning, click here.

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Jane picked up the phone on the third ring. Two weeks had passed since she sent the final manuscript to her agent. Probably too soon to hear back, but she was desparate for the money. Even a […]

The Bodice Rips on Page 25 (Part 20)

heart of romanceJane was stunned by the comment. “I’ve been in love. Plenty of times.”

Michael raised an eyebrow. “With whom?”

Jane searched her mind frantically. “Well, there was Tom in high school.”

Michael snorted.

Jane glared at him. “Jim….Jim…Campbell. He was my college boyfriend. We had sex and everthing.”

“Wow…” Michael said.

“Don’t be an idiot,” she said to him. “Typical alpha male. Think you […]