Friday, November 9, 2012

Autumn's Harvest Blog Hop

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Autumn is my favorite time of year for a number of reasons. First, there's football. Second, it's the only time of the year when the weather outside isn't too much for me to handle. You see, I'm "allergic" to the heat -- I get migraines, visual disturbances, and I vomit. Yeah. Not fun. Conversely, in the winter, the cold is very painful to my arthritis. So for me, Autumn is my time!

I live in Upstate NY. If you've never seen Upstate NY in the autumn, you should. The colors are absolutely breathtaking. There's a lot to do, as well, from apple picking, to touring pumpkin patches, and of course - haunted houses. My husband and I got married in a haunted house. :-)

I love the flavors and scents of autumn, as well. Cinnamon. Apples. Cider. Pumpkins. There's a certain kind of magic in the crisp air. Like the world has a secret it can't wait to share with us.

::happy sigh:: I could go on and on, but here's what you really came for:  the prize!!

For my prize, I'm offering up a free pdf copy of any one of my books, found at

To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment with your e-mail and the title of the book you'd like to win. I'll pick a winner at the end of the hop!

But wait, there's more!

There are also THREE grand prizes. You as a reader can go to EACH blog and comment with your email address and be entered to win. Yep, you can enter over 200 times!

1st Grand Prize: A Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet

2nd Grand Prize: A $50 Amazon or B&N Gift Card

3rd Grand Prize: A Swag Pack that contains 10+ paperbacks, ebooks, 50+ bookmarks, cover flats, magnets, pens, coffee cozies, and more!
Good luck!!!

****PLEASE BE AWARE: I write GLBTQ romance. GLBTQ stands for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer. This means my works feature same sex relationships AND same sex sexual acts. If winning that kind of a book isn't your cup of tea, kindly pass on to the next blog in the hop and leave the spot open for someone else. Thank you.****


  1. I think I would choose Simply Smut. :)


  2. I would choose Two of a Kind.

  3. Bad Moon Rising for me. I'd love to visit NY one day! Thanks for taking part (I'm in the hop so don't count me for the grand prize)

  4. Omarati sounds really good. Happy Autumn!

    brendurbanist at gmail dot com

  5. Buried Treasure .. I agree that there is many smell that happen this time of the year

    Thnaks for being a part of the hop


    Following :)

  6. Autumn is my favorite season! I like all the beautiful colors outside and the weather is not that hot anymore but not freezing cold either. It's just perfect! Thank you for the giveaway!

    verusbognar (at) gmail (dot) com

  7. Buried Treasure .. I agree that there is many smell that happen this time of the year

  8. Dream Come True looks great!! Thanks for the chance!


  9. I would like Who Better Than Canyon, please and thank you.

  10. Dream come true looks great! I can only imagine what NY looks like in the fall. We have an amazing river road to drive at this time of year. It is gorgeous.

    bournmelissa at hotmail dot com

  11. I would like any of your books! You choose your favorite!

  12. Fall is my favorite time of year :)
    Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

  13. Coming Together sounds great!!


  14. TWO OF A KIND appeals to me this time!


  15. Nice sounds interesting. Thanks for the fun!
    zenfoxflower ATyahooDOTcom

  16. Autumn is my favorite season! Thanks for the chance to win!

  17. Thanks for being in the hop! Autumn is my favorite time of year, and I really hope to see the foliage in upstate NY one day.

    jochibi AT yahoo DOT com

  18. Thanks for the great hop.
    magic5905 at embarqmail dot com

  19. I would choose No place like home.
    xD thank you for the giveaway and for being a part of this hop! :D


  20. Bad Moon Rising
    Jennifer Rote
    wildnmild4u at yahoo dot com

  21. Fall is my favorite season because it's the prettiest. I would love to win Relearning the Ropes.
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  22. I love the fall because of the football games and tailgating! And of course having a campfire with roasted hotdogs! Thanks for the chance to win a great giveaway!

    kacidesigns AT yahoo DOT com

  23. hot shots looks awesome! thanks for joining the hop!

  24. I think "coming together as one" or "relearning ropes"

    Thanks for the giveaway,

  25. I love autumn with all the brilliant colors: oranges, yellows and reds of leaves. I love crisp, cool mornings where the sky is so blue it looks endless and the air is so fresh in your lungs. I love snuggling up in a warm throw on a cold autumn day with a good book. Of course, I love snuggling up with a good book about anytime of the year. I love Thanksgiving because it is a time to remember all the many blessings in my life and express thanks. I love baking spicy pumpkin pies with dollops of cream.

    I like stories of the unexpected. I also love the steamy passion but I hate mentioning favorite authors because the list is long. I appreciate the many styles authors use to weave stories of mystery, love, intrigue, preternatural and inspiration. I love reading because I can go anywhere, any time in my mind and imagine indescribable things.

    Thank you for this contest and the opportunity to be introduced to new authors.

  26. I love Autumn for the leaves. I read lots of books as it gets colder.

    smurfettev AT gmail DOT com

  27. Thanks for sharing and being a part of the hop!

    bacchus76 at myself dot com

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  29. Two of a Kind would be lovely to read. Thanks for the giveaway.

  30. Love Revisited sounds great! Thanks for the giveaway!
    lisarayns at gmail dot com

  31. It would be great to win "Star's Embrace" from "Echoes of Possibilities" anthology. Thanks for being so kind to offer an eBook & letting the commenter choose.

    Best Wishes from Azerbaijan,