Author Archives: mjanecolette

About mjanecolette

Writer. Reader. Angster. Reformed Bohemian (not). Author of the erotic romance TELL ME, the erotic tragedy (with a happy ending) CONSEQUENCES (of defensive adultery), the award-winning rom-com (she's versatile) CHERRY PIE CURE, and TEXT ME, CUPID--a (slightly dirty) love story for 21st century adults who don't believe in love... but want it anyway. A sought-after speaker and presenter, Colette is also the author of the Dirty Writing Secrets Series, which includes the non-fiction collection of essays ROUGH DRAFT CONFESSIONS: not a guide to writing and selling erotica and romance but full of inside inside anyway, 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR MUSE, and ORGANIZED CREATIVE. She's also the curator of the fab YYC Queer Writers anthologies Queer Christmas in Cowtown, Screw Chocolate, and A Queer Summer Night's in Cowtown. Releasing Spring 2020: CUPID IN MONTE CARLO.

Halloween shouldn’t be Bittersweet… but this one is #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

The answer to “Do you have a Halloween romance, Jane?” is yes, yes, I do, and it’s so hot, but it’s the third episode in a four-part story, so… Meet Will and Florence. He’s freshly divorced and in denial. She’s

Halloween shouldn’t be Bittersweet… but this one is #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

The answer to “Do you have a Halloween romance, Jane?” is yes, yes, I do, and it’s so hot, but it’s the third episode in a four-part story, so… Meet Will and Florence. He’s freshly divorced and in denial. She’s

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

Three years ago, I was starting the crazy CONSEQUENCES audioBOOK tour this month! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

Consequences remains my favourite (and worst selling) book. Sob. Well, the audiobook does ok. Sorry, I forgot. I’m not supposed to mention sordid details such as money when I’m “marketing” or on brand. But, seriously, kittens. We’re all creators and

Three years ago, I was starting the crazy CONSEQUENCES audioBOOK tour this month! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

Consequences remains my favourite (and worst selling) book. Sob. Well, the audiobook does ok. Sorry, I forgot. I’m not supposed to mention sordid details such as money when I’m “marketing” or on brand. But, seriously, kittens. We’re all creators and

COVER REVEAL! Night Hunt by Carey Decevito #coverreveal #romance

Hey, kittens, the third book in CAREY DECEVITO‘s NightShade trilogy, NIGHT HUNT, is coming soon, and today, we get to see its sexy cover! #featurefridayontuesday Ready? Two disappearances… Lives forever altered… A witness leads to a manhunt that’ll shape what’s

COVER REVEAL! Night Hunt by Carey Decevito #coverreveal #romance

Hey, kittens, the third book in CAREY DECEVITO‘s NightShade trilogy, NIGHT HUNT, is coming soon, and today, we get to see its sexy cover! #featurefridayontuesday Ready? Two disappearances… Lives forever altered… A witness leads to a manhunt that’ll shape what’s

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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When Words Collide, the 10th Edition, happened last weekend… and I’m off to Europa!

Usually, on this Monday in August, I’d be giving you a rundown of what happened at When Words Collide, Calgary’s amazing reader-writer con–which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year!–but… I’m on a plane for London. Then Warsaw. Let’s catch up

When Words Collide, the 10th Edition, happened last weekend… and I’m off to Europa!

Usually, on this Monday in August, I’d be giving you a rundown of what happened at When Words Collide, Calgary’s amazing reader-writer con–which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year!–but… I’m on a plane for London. Then Warsaw. Let’s catch up

Surprise! I was in this book… #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

August is the When Words Collide month, and this is the Thursday before When Words Collide, and one of my favourite memories from last year’s When Words Collide was accidentally finding out I was in a book! Sweet, right? My

Surprise! I was in this book… #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

August is the When Words Collide month, and this is the Thursday before When Words Collide, and one of my favourite memories from last year’s When Words Collide was accidentally finding out I was in a book! Sweet, right? My

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

Today’s the release day for TOGETHER WE STAND #newrelease #essentialworkers #fundraiser #releaseblitz

It’s time! Release day is today! Do you have your copy yet?   Together We Stand Anthology Genre: Multi-Genre Romance for Charity Release Date: August 1st, 2020 Cover Design: Geri Glenn Model: Cassia Brightmore Photographer: LJ Photography   As the

Today’s the release day for TOGETHER WE STAND #newrelease #essentialworkers #fundraiser #releaseblitz

It’s time! Release day is today! Do you have your copy yet?   Together We Stand Anthology Genre: Multi-Genre Romance for Charity Release Date: August 1st, 2020 Cover Design: Geri Glenn Model: Cassia Brightmore Photographer: LJ Photography   As the

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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It’s time to Queer Up This Summer! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

A year ago about now, we were launching! A QUEER SUMMER NIGHT IN COWTOWN     As gay as a Western rodeo? You bet. A Queer Summer Night in Cowtown riffs off the urban Stampede YYC plays host to every July, and features

It’s time to Queer Up This Summer! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

A year ago about now, we were launching! A QUEER SUMMER NIGHT IN COWTOWN     As gay as a Western rodeo? You bet. A Queer Summer Night in Cowtown riffs off the urban Stampede YYC plays host to every July, and features

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

Christmas in June? Yes, if it’s with Jane Austen: Jane and the 12 Days of Christmas #bookreview #audiobook

It’s been another hard week, people, and when shit is hard, I go to Jane. Bitch only wrote six books before she died—she’d never make it in romance today. Fortunately, fanfic! Who doesn’t love a Jane Austen retelling? I used

Christmas in June? Yes, if it’s with Jane Austen: Jane and the 12 Days of Christmas #bookreview #audiobook

It’s been another hard week, people, and when shit is hard, I go to Jane. Bitch only wrote six books before she died—she’d never make it in romance today. Fortunately, fanfic! Who doesn’t love a Jane Austen retelling? I used

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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COVER REVEAL: Together We Stand #canadianromance #coverreal #romanceanthology #giveaway

Surprise! Something sultry this way comes. Please join me in celebrating the cover reveal of this collection of romance short stories by Canadian authors, celebrating essential workers. Yes, I’ve got a story in the anthology. I’ll tell you more about

COVER REVEAL: Together We Stand #canadianromance #coverreal #romanceanthology #giveaway

Surprise! Something sultry this way comes. Please join me in celebrating the cover reveal of this collection of romance short stories by Canadian authors, celebrating essential workers. Yes, I’ve got a story in the anthology. I’ll tell you more about

Happy release day, Ida, Andrew and Jamie! #cupidinmontecarlo #hotnewrelease #menage

Cupid in Monte Carlo 3 releases today! PRE-ORDER NOW AMAZON US AMAZON CANADA AMAZON UK AMAZON AUSTRALIA The story, in brief: Andrew crunches numbers and wears a suit by day. By night, he likes to tie his woman to a

Happy release day, Ida, Andrew and Jamie! #cupidinmontecarlo #hotnewrelease #menage

Cupid in Monte Carlo 3 releases today! PRE-ORDER NOW AMAZON US AMAZON CANADA AMAZON UK AMAZON AUSTRALIA The story, in brief: Andrew crunches numbers and wears a suit by day. By night, he likes to tie his woman to a

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

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Ready? Look… and write: Want more writing prompts? BETA VERSION AVAILABLE, DIGITAL & PRINT 101 FLIRTY WRITING PROMPTS TO SEDUCE YOUR INNER MUSE Find out more: mjanecolette.com/secrets Instructions INSTRUCTIONS: Everyone: Look at the writing prompt. And write. Beginner: Your job

Reza and Susan are just days away from a happy ending! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

CHERRY PIE CURE: THE AWARD-WINNING LOL ROM-COM A woman scorned. A blog. An outrageously sexy stock boy. A tribe of strange Internet friends. Flying packages of sex toys. And, a to-die-for cherry pie recipe… Cherry Pie Cure is three years

Reza and Susan are just days away from a happy ending! #throwbackthursday #backlistspotlight

CHERRY PIE CURE: THE AWARD-WINNING LOL ROM-COM A woman scorned. A blog. An outrageously sexy stock boy. A tribe of strange Internet friends. Flying packages of sex toys. And, a to-die-for cherry pie recipe… Cherry Pie Cure is three years