Author Archives: The Passionate Pen

About The Passionate Pen

The creator of the Passionate Pen has an intense passion for passion in all its guises. She is an author, artist, and photographer who believes in the power of passion and creativity to transform peoples lives.

New Zealand Romance and Bride of Gold—The Inspiration Behind the Story

The idea for this story was sparked when I read about a very successful Italian fashion-tycoon who said, ‘My biggest regret is that I gave my life to my job.’ It struck me as very, very sad. I wondered why … Continue reading

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New Release—Bride of Gold

Bride of Gold If you love a good romance, stories with art-inspired themes and New Zealand is a place you’d love to visit, you’ll love Bride of Gold– available from Amazon here getBook.atBrideofGold. I’m so thrilled with the wonderful reviews I’ve received for … Continue reading

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Bride of Gold and a change of season…

Bride of Gold and a change of season… Summer is here for my friends on the other side of the globe, and for us down under it’s heavenly winter. No matter what your change of season if you’re looking for the … Continue reading

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How writing can save your life, boost your resilience and empower your warrior-spirit

A few of you have asked about “the intruder.’  I’ve shared how writing romance saved my life on my non-fiction blog and thought I’d share with you here. We all know how wonderful it is to escape into a good … Continue reading

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Guess who won THE FLIGHT OF PASSION GOODREADS GIVEAWAY?

***WINNER OF THE FLIGHT OF PASSION GOODREADS GIVEAWAY *** 1820 people entered – 1 lucky person won. Congratulations to Amira for winning a signed copy of my book Flight of Passion. I’m so excited that ‘she’ will be winging her … Continue reading

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New Release—Flight of Passion

Flight of passion and a change of season… Hello from New Zealand! Happy May! It’s gorgeous Autumn here in the Southern Hemisphere and lucky you if you live on top of the world to be enjoying beautiful spring and heading into … Continue reading

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Some interesting things you may not know about butterflies

I love butterflies—who doesn’t? I love them so much I created a love story, suitably named Flight of Passion, in which they play a starring role. Here’s a sneak peek at the super gorgeous cover for the print version, designed … Continue reading

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