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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

And the mind boggles at how quickly he could teleport us from the boardroom to the bedroom. Teleporting figures a lot in some of my fantasies - of course having a wizard instantly clean the house and do the laundry has a lot of appeal. It doesn't have to be an instant trip from Seattle to Paris. :smileywink: 

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

 

There's a (improbable but fun) love scene in OUT OF SIGHT that involves camels.

 

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

OK, I am for werewolves - it seems I have a thing about them lately :smileyhappy:

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

 


Cherry-Adair wrote:

And the mind boggles at how quickly he could teleport us from the boardroom to the bedroom. Teleporting figures a lot in some of my fantasies - of course having a wizard instantly clean the house and do the laundry has a lot of appeal. It doesn't have to be an instant trip from Seattle to Paris. :smileywink: 


 

And yet if he could clean and fold while transporting you to Paris, well then, that's a pefect man!

 

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Good afternoon, Angi!

I love writing supernatural, or paranormal, because my hero and heroine can do things they couldn't do if the story were romantic suspense. (Don't get me wrong. I love romantic suspense, too.) And I don't mean they can do things as in super powers, I mean more in behavior. I love a hero who is rough and tough, and drop dead, drooling-over gorgeous! If my hero were mere mortal, no editor would let me toss the lady he loves across the room. I guess I just love good Klingon sex :womanvery-happy: I love writing it rough but also love it when my hero is so incredibly compassionate his hands tremble over the love he feels for his lady.

 

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Be still my heart. A multi-tasker. lololol Fluff, fold and fondle. All at the same time? My hero!

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare


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Where did I get the idea to write about a chick who could download computer files straight into her brain . . . well, as always, I make everything about me LOL  I wanted the ability for myself, but alas, there was no way to acquire it.  So, I gave it my heroine.  :smileyhappy:


Ah, so it's wishful writing. I like that. And yes, that would be a lovely thing to have.
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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Who is your favorite hero from your own books? If his story was put on screen, which actor would you choose to play him?

And...Sebastian, Sean, Seth .. Did you agree on letter 'S' or is this a coincidence?

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

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Now that all three of you are here, I'm dying to know how this collaboration came about. When I got my copy of

The Bodyguard, I remember thinking what a perfect trio to publish together. Was this your idea or was it brought to you?

 

Oh, and great question, Angi. Do you all have favorite heroes that you've written?

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Thank you so much for inviting all three of us here at the same time. I am incredibly honored to be among Cherry and Gena and to be included in THE BODYGUARD! Not to mention, I got to write about werewolves, any of you who know me know I love my rough and wild werewolves! (Check out all my different werewolf books when you have a chance! http://www.lorieoclare.com/ataglance/ ) My hero, Seth Gere, makes brief appearances in my FBI Sex Crimes Series, listed under romantic suspense through the link above, but so many readers commented on him that he got a story of his own. But when a human man hunter, a bounty hunter, has to take on a werewolf, and a sexy young female werewolf decides he needs help, the clash of wills made this book extra fun for me!

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

The letter S is, I think, a coincidence :smileyhappy:  

 

One of my favorite heroes (that I've written) is Devyn from Seduce the Darkness.  He's a bad, bad boy, that Devyn, with a warped sense of humor.  I'm not sure who I'd pick to play him in a movie.  I need to think about this!  


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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

I loved Sebastian, but I’m fickle as far as my heroes go. My favorite is always the guy in the book I just finished. I think Jack Slater in my upcoming BLACK MAGIC is yummy, and I’m loving Zane Cutter In UNDERTOW because I just finished his book last night.  As for who’d play any of my guys in a movie. . .Hmm. Hard to say since I see them so clearly in my head. That much sex appeal and deliciousness would be hard to translate. Not that I’d refuse to make a selection if Hollywood knocked on my door.

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

This is so much fun! Thanks everyone for taking time out of your day and chatting. If I miss a question you're more than welcome to email me at lorieoclare@aol.com and ask what you like.

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

i noticed the repeated "S" too. Funny coincidence. Were you in touch with each other when you were writing the stories?

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Way to go, birch! I love werewolves, too. I just love how primal, aggressive, and too often barely law-abiding they are.

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

There are lots of cool slide shows on my website - cherryadair.com - The slides are set up as 'scenes' from each book and were fun see when they were finished. TEMPTATION ON ICE and also BLACK MAGIC are both up there now. I have a wonderful graphics person who reads each book. I find the hero and heroine and whatever pictures I think will be awesome, and then she does the rest with creativity and Photoshop. If Virginia had her way each slide show would be 5 hours long! lol

 

If you have a chance to go to my site and see the slid shows I'd love to hear what you think. cherryadair3@msn.com

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

Cherry's website -- I checked it out the other day and was blown away!  It's amazing!!  


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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

The barely law-abiding . . . yes, yes, yes so delicious!  Not in real life, of course, but somehow, in fiction, it's simply delightful LOL   


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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

I posted about her website and linked to it at the start of the this thread. It's incredible! One of the best websites I've seen!

 

Check it out here.

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Re: July Feature #3: THE BODYGUARD by Cherry Adair, Gena Showalter, & Lorie O'Clare

No, we weren't, not about story specifics. That is honest and truth just a funny coincidence.