Author Archives: Elaine Cantrell

About Elaine Cantrell

Elaine Cantrell was born and raised in South Carolina. She has a Master’s Degree in Personnel Services from Clemson University and is a member of Alpha Delta Kappa, an international honorary sorority for women educators. She is also a member of Romance Writers of America. Her first novel A New Leaf was the 2003 winner of the Timeless Love Contest and was published in 2004 by Oak Tree Press. When she isn't writing you can find Elaine playing with her dog or maybe collecting more vintage Christmas ornaments

Book Review:Love at First Sight

Vincent Zandri’s story is about the devastating effects of war on people on both sides of a conflict.  Zandri’s hero Nick is an American soldier who has been stricken with what his doctors think is hysterical blindness brought on by … Continue reading

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First Place and First Kiss

First place.  That’s Liesel Wolf’s goal when she’s invited to play a game with a million dollar prize for the charity of your choice.  Even though she’s a woman with secrets that should stay hidden, she agrees to geocache with … Continue reading

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They Hooked Me Once

Have you ever been swayed by the appeal/cleverness of an ad for one particular brand to switch from another that you generally used? Years ago I had a stove with old-fashioned coiled eyes. It worked fine, but it sure did … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cakewalk to Murder

If you’re a fan of cozy mysteries, let me tell you about The Painted Lady Inn mystery series. I had never heard of the series until I agreed to review Cakewalk to Murder, but apparently it’s the tenth book in … Continue reading

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Some Things Change and Some Things Don’t

Are you writing the same kind of books as when you first started writing? My answer to this question is no in terms of both technique and type of books, and I suspect it will be no for some others … Continue reading

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I’m So Dizzy

What if anything drains/blocks your productivity, and what can you do to correct it? There are lots of things that might drain our productivity. How about family responsibilities, poor health, discouragement, or pressures of a job? And there are plenty … Continue reading

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Issues, Issues, Issues

Let me introduce you to the main characters of my latest release Turnaround Farm, a Kindle Unlimited title available at https://wingsepress.com/turnaround-farm/ Holly Grant is a tall, stunning blonde who started her own real estate office a few years ago. She’s … Continue reading

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