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Happy Birthday, "Amadeus"

Today is my beautiful baby boy's 3rd birthday! He is the inspiration for the dog Amadeus in my novel Pulse and Prejudice - the only character created from someone in my real life.

"The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen (pronounced peh-TEE bah-SAY grih-FON von-day-ON, and nicknamed the PBGV) has a rough, scruffy outline and distinctive long eyebrows, beard, and moustache. They are generally 13 to 15 inches tall, and their bodies are longer than they are tall. PBGVs were bred to hunt small game, such as rabbits, in rough terrain."  More About Amadeus

In honour of his birthday, I have a special excerpt from the novel below.  Pulse and Prejudice is the paranormal adaptation of Jane Austen's classic romance, which tells the story of Mr. Darcy - vampire.


To say Darcy did not care for animals would not have been wholly correct. He simply did not think much of them at all beyond their utilitarian purpose. He despised the recent fad of bear-baiting. His present conditi…

The Next Big Thing

Ever Go to The Movies To See The Previews of Coming Attractions?Barbara Tiller Cole tagged me in The Next Big Thing. Here are my answers:What is the working title of your book?
Dearest Bloodiest Elizabeth 
Where did the idea come from for the book?
This is the sequel to Pulse and Prejudice, the vampire adaptation of the Jane Austen classic, which follows the just-wed Elizabeth and Vampire Darcy through the first two years of marriage. What genre does your book fall under?
Paranormal Regency Romance 

Which actors would you choose to play your characters in a movie rendition?
If I could, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in their youth. 

What is the one-sentence synopsis of your book?
Interview with the Vampire meets Gone With the Wind Will your book be self-published or represented by an agency?
The publisher of Pulse and Prejudice, Secret Cravings Publishing, has the option on the sequel. If they choose not to exercise their option, it will be published by Southern Girl Press. How long did it t…

Plotting Out a Pulse

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The Novels of Colette L. Saucier