One step into hell โ€“ researching and writing about crime ๐Ÿ•ต

As an author who started her career by writing romantic comedies, the transition to weaving mysteries and thrillers is as difficult as itโ€™s interesting. I wonโ€™t lie to you, my research into crime psychology took me to some very dark places, but itโ€™s both fascinating and horrifying to see what makes people tick. Of course, … Continue reading One step into hell โ€“ researching and writing about crime ๐Ÿ•ต

What I’m watching these days ๐Ÿ“บ

Hi guys! How are you holding up? Believe it or not, I've probably been among the few people who didn't have a lot of free time during this pandemic. Not that I'm one of the heroes who work in healthcare, delivery, and other vital branches of society, but I have been busy enough with writing … Continue reading What I’m watching these days ๐Ÿ“บ

A Colt is born

Or simply a new pen name, a new identity, a new beginning. Many of you know me as Melinda De Ross, writer of quirky romantic comedy and tension-filled romantic suspense. But like many of my favorite authors and role models, including Nora Roberts, Sandra Brown, Loreth Ann White, and others, I feel itโ€™s time to … Continue reading A Colt is born