Meet J.L. Regen and her debut Contemporary Romance.
Welcome to An Indie Adventure, J.L. Tell us, what inspired you to write your book Secret Desires?
Thanks for having me L.A., Secret Desires was written to inspire people to take a second chance on love.
Have you been a lifelong reader of Contemporary Romance? What are some the first books you remember reading?
Every book has romance but as a young reader, I adored Tolstoy and Gone with the Wind.
What do you do to rev your creative juices?
I do yoga and hug my husband.
To you what makes a great romance hero or heroine?
A man with empathy and passion in his soul.
You’re having a dinner party. What character from your novel do you hope doesn’t show up? Why?
The annoying guy who bothered Margo. He’s only into self-gratification.
Secret Desires is a love story with Edward and Margo meeting and falling in love and the obstacles they face to joining as a couple with a happy byproduct of her becoming a foster mother at 23.
Joan has three published nonfiction books, several short stories on mystery genre, and is a freelance reporter/photographer. Her next series will be intrigue in fragrance industry.