WELCOME!

Hi. I’m M. Jane Colette and I write love stories for grown-ups and erotica for smart people. This is my next HOT EVENT: SULTRY & sweet SUMMER reads YYC – June 24 – visit the landing page for more info and,

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WELCOME!

Hi. I’m M. Jane Colette and I write love stories for grown-ups and erotica for smart people. This is my next HOT EVENT: SULTRY & sweet SUMMER reads YYC – June 24 – visit the landing page for more info and,

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Dreaming of summer, drowning in snow…

It’s snowing in Viking Hell again. Seriously. This is the view from my living room window: I’m solacing myself by planning for a sultry (and sweet) summer, and dreaming about Reno! Which is the site for the 2018 Romantic Times

Dreaming of summer, drowning in snow…

It’s snowing in Viking Hell again. Seriously. This is the view from my living room window: I’m solacing myself by planning for a sultry (and sweet) summer, and dreaming about Reno! Which is the site for the 2018 Romantic Times

SULTRY & sweet SUMMER reads YYC

Mark your calendars! I’m planning something AWESOME! READERS: More information, including spotlights of participating authors (sneak peeks at the AMAZING entertainment) and chances to win free books (OF COURSE) coming soon. The event is fabulously FREE, and if you would

SULTRY & sweet SUMMER reads YYC

Mark your calendars! I’m planning something AWESOME! READERS: More information, including spotlights of participating authors (sneak peeks at the AMAZING entertainment) and chances to win free books (OF COURSE) coming soon. The event is fabulously FREE, and if you would

Plague report + Hopping Good Reads $0.99 ONE-DAY FLASH SALE

Hello, kittens.   You have no idea how much writing that note took out of me. I’m, like, resting on the couch. And usually, I’m sorta the Energizer Bunny type, you know? Speaking of bunnies… My friend and UK-based author

Plague report + Hopping Good Reads $0.99 ONE-DAY FLASH SALE

Hello, kittens.   You have no idea how much writing that note took out of me. I’m, like, resting on the couch. And usually, I’m sorta the Energizer Bunny type, you know? Speaking of bunnies… My friend and UK-based author

Writing Erotica, Getting Organized, Having Orgasms

Happy Day After-International Women’s Day (may we soon not need it). If you’re in Calgary, come see me tomorrow (Sat. March 10) at the Alberta Romance Writers Association’s March meeting! I’m delivering two workshops that day. In the morning, we’re

Writing Erotica, Getting Organized, Having Orgasms

Happy Day After-International Women’s Day (may we soon not need it). If you’re in Calgary, come see me tomorrow (Sat. March 10) at the Alberta Romance Writers Association’s March meeting! I’m delivering two workshops that day. In the morning, we’re

The delayed DELAYED VALENTINE party is today! Are you coming?

I’m not sure if I’ve told you this, but I throw great parties, and, luck you, no matter WHERE in the world you are, I’ve got one today you can attend. HERE’S THE PARTY ADDRESS!! (click on that link–it will

The delayed DELAYED VALENTINE party is today! Are you coming?

I’m not sure if I’ve told you this, but I throw great parties, and, luck you, no matter WHERE in the world you are, I’ve got one today you can attend. HERE’S THE PARTY ADDRESS!! (click on that link–it will

Wanna watch something?

Remember, I participated in the Bloody Offensive readings at Owl’s Nest Books on Valentine’s Day? * WHAT ELSE IS GOING ON? Susan’s Writing Cure Blog is where you can read Cherry Pie Cure for free… Go check it out! * And remember–on Saturday,

Wanna watch something?

Remember, I participated in the Bloody Offensive readings at Owl’s Nest Books on Valentine’s Day? * WHAT ELSE IS GOING ON? Susan’s Writing Cure Blog is where you can read Cherry Pie Cure for free… Go check it out! * And remember–on Saturday,

National Cherry Pie (Cure) Day!

Yesterday was National Cherry Pie Day! How did I not know that was a thing? So–next year, kittens, the “sequel” (sort of–it’s really another stand-alone) to Cherry Pie Cure will release on February 20, because, well, #nationalcherrypieday, how can I

National Cherry Pie (Cure) Day!

Yesterday was National Cherry Pie Day! How did I not know that was a thing? So–next year, kittens, the “sequel” (sort of–it’s really another stand-alone) to Cherry Pie Cure will release on February 20, because, well, #nationalcherrypieday, how can I

Introducing–Susan’s Writing Cure Blog

A year and six days ago, I started writing Cherry Pie Cure, and a year ago, I had the first draft finished. I have a peculiar relationship with this book. It was so easy to write, I can’t quite believe

Introducing–Susan’s Writing Cure Blog

A year and six days ago, I started writing Cherry Pie Cure, and a year ago, I had the first draft finished. I have a peculiar relationship with this book. It was so easy to write, I can’t quite believe

Did you survive Valentine’s Day?

Did you survive Valentine’s Day, kitten? I did… but it was a close thing. Holy fuck. Key among things I have learned this week: DO NOT launch two titles in one week. This is a variant of last spring’s lesson,

Did you survive Valentine’s Day?

Did you survive Valentine’s Day, kitten? I did… but it was a close thing. Holy fuck. Key among things I have learned this week: DO NOT launch two titles in one week. This is a variant of last spring’s lesson,

TONIGHT! Screw Chocolate launches at Owl’s Nest Books – 7 pm

So we are having this amazing LAUNCH PARTY tonight and if you’re in Calgary, I really want you to come! M. Jane Colette (that’s me) & YYC Queer Writers (that’s my awesome peeps) present Screw Chocolate, Volumes 1 & 2!

TONIGHT! Screw Chocolate launches at Owl’s Nest Books – 7 pm

So we are having this amazing LAUNCH PARTY tonight and if you’re in Calgary, I really want you to come! M. Jane Colette (that’s me) & YYC Queer Writers (that’s my awesome peeps) present Screw Chocolate, Volumes 1 & 2!

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Last by Mel Vee

This is the LAST piece in the Screw Chocolate Countdown (the LAUNCH & PARTY ARE TOMORROW–you’re coming, right?)–and as soon as I read it, I knew it had to be… the last… Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Mel

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Last by Mel Vee

This is the LAST piece in the Screw Chocolate Countdown (the LAUNCH & PARTY ARE TOMORROW–you’re coming, right?)–and as soon as I read it, I knew it had to be… the last… Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Mel

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Surprise by PW Zellie

Confession: I’m sure this Valentine is ripe with typos. I’m not a detail-oriented editor at the best of times, and every time I sat down to copy edit this, my left hand would wander down between my legs and then

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Surprise by PW Zellie

Confession: I’m sure this Valentine is ripe with typos. I’m not a detail-oriented editor at the best of times, and every time I sat down to copy edit this, my left hand would wander down between my legs and then

Screw Chocolate Countdown: The Man in Gloom by Beatrice Aucoin

Today, the Screw Chocolate Countdown features the contribution of Beatrice Aucoin, a poetic essay that explores true love and second chances with the help of the ghost of Wilkie Collins. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author:  Beatrice Aucoin

Screw Chocolate Countdown: The Man in Gloom by Beatrice Aucoin

Today, the Screw Chocolate Countdown features the contribution of Beatrice Aucoin, a poetic essay that explores true love and second chances with the help of the ghost of Wilkie Collins. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author:  Beatrice Aucoin

Screw Chocolate Countdown: She With Them by Tet Millare

Poetry returns to the Screw Chocolate Countdown in this delicious piece from a political activist with the heart of a poet. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Tet Millare is a proud queer Filipino-Canadian LGBTQIA+ advocate, community volunteer, and

Screw Chocolate Countdown: She With Them by Tet Millare

Poetry returns to the Screw Chocolate Countdown in this delicious piece from a political activist with the heart of a poet. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Tet Millare is a proud queer Filipino-Canadian LGBTQIA+ advocate, community volunteer, and

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover by Lotis Cervantes

OMFG, kittens, this piece! Today, the Screw Chocolate Countdown features an author who writes fiction and love stories as if they were poems; I cannot get enough of their voice. And this title. Jesus: Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover by Lotis Cervantes

OMFG, kittens, this piece! Today, the Screw Chocolate Countdown features an author who writes fiction and love stories as if they were poems; I cannot get enough of their voice. And this title. Jesus: Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Reflections Through an Unfrosted February Window by Brooke Nicholas

The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues with a piece by an author who usually writes stories about wolves. This is not one of them: Also, that’s an icicle, not a penis or a dildo. Get your mind out of the gutter.

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Reflections Through an Unfrosted February Window by Brooke Nicholas

The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues with a piece by an author who usually writes stories about wolves. This is not one of them: Also, that’s an icicle, not a penis or a dildo. Get your mind out of the gutter.

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Heart-Shaped Dough by Callan Field

Nine days to go! The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues today a fiction piece that starts cranky, goes dirty, and might make you drool. Or flinch Maybe other things. By another new-to-YYC Queer Writers and probably to you author: Photography by

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Heart-Shaped Dough by Callan Field

Nine days to go! The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues today a fiction piece that starts cranky, goes dirty, and might make you drool. Or flinch Maybe other things. By another new-to-YYC Queer Writers and probably to you author: Photography by

Screw Chocolate Countdown: 14 Months by Ann Zee

Today, Screw Chocolate is PISSED! Because Valentine’s Day sucks. Grrr. What? You got a problem with that? Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Ann Zee is an acupuncturist and practitioner of Chinese medicine. She grew up in Vancouver but

Screw Chocolate Countdown: 14 Months by Ann Zee

Today, Screw Chocolate is PISSED! Because Valentine’s Day sucks. Grrr. What? You got a problem with that? Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: Ann Zee is an acupuncturist and practitioner of Chinese medicine. She grew up in Vancouver but

Screw Chocolate Countdown: 14 Facts and/or Fictions Regarding the Middle by L. Sara Bysterveld

The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues today with an essay-that-could-be-a-poem about relationships that include… more than two, by an author whose voice I absolutely adore. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: L. Sara Bysterveld answers to Lindsay (her very good

Screw Chocolate Countdown: 14 Facts and/or Fictions Regarding the Middle by L. Sara Bysterveld

The Screw Chocolate Countdown continues today with an essay-that-could-be-a-poem about relationships that include… more than two, by an author whose voice I absolutely adore. Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com About the author: L. Sara Bysterveld answers to Lindsay (her very good