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June 28, 2018
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: The Wait
Patience may be a virtue, but for writers it's a necessity. Kate Evangelista shares her experience with The Wait.
October 27, 2017
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: What Vampires Taught Me About Cliffhangers
It's sad that The Vampire Diaries has ended. It was one of my favorite shows. But wait! This is...
September 9, 2017
And the winning cover for THE BOYFRIEND BRACKET is...
Is it wrong that as I was writing this book I was already imaging the possible covers? I couldn’t...
August 25, 2017
Announcing THE BOYFRIEND BRACKET by Kate Evangelista!
Life numbers. Is anyone here a believer of life numbers? I sure am. I’ve lived my life based on...
May 23, 2017
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: Key Elements to a Category Romance
In all the books I have written so far, the common thread is romance. No matter what the story is...
May 12, 2017
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: From Pen to Paper
If you’re anything like me, you need variety and consistency at the same time. I know. It seems like...
October 21, 2016
Announcing NO SECOND CHANCES by Kate Evangelista!
If you’ve already picked up a copy of No Holding Back then you’re already in on the secret...
April 28, 2016
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: When DISCLAIMER: I LIKE BOYS became NO HOLDING BACK
My original plan for the Dodge Cove series was all three books would have parallel storylines. Basically everything happens during...
April 21, 2016
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: When Doubt Comes Knocking
I suffer from an almost crippling sense of self-doubt. Growing up, I guess you could say I was the poster...
April 14, 2016
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: Editing and Other Intimacies
I believe I’ve waxed poetic about how much I love the editing process. In fact, I have several blog...
April 7, 2016
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: Writing Quirks
I have been thinking about writing quirks of late. Over the years, I have been asked “What is my writing...
February 26, 2016
Announcing NO HOLDING BACK by Kate Evangelista!
I don’t know how spies do it. I don’t even know how other people can do it. Keeping...
January 7, 2016
Swoon Author Kate Evangelista: On Research and Life
Bipolar Disorder. Noun. Defined as a mental disorder marked by alternating periods of elation and depression. Someone who swings between...
April 2, 2015
Swoon Reads Author Kate Evangelista: For the Love of Editing
In college I got it in my head that everything I wrote was absolute. Meaning my stories didn’t need...
March 11, 2015
And the winning cover for NO LOVE ALLOWED is…
Hi, Fellow Swooners! For my first blog post here at the awesome Swoon Reads blog, I’m happy to announce...