Arc Manor has launched a new romance magazine, available online and also in ebook and print formats, called Heart’s Kiss. Edited by my longtime colleague and friend Denise Little, who acquired one of my romance novels (Fever Dreams, written as Laura Leone) back in the day, as well as editing many of my short stories over about a 15 year period, when she was with the late, great Marty Greenberg’s company, Tekno Books.
Years ago, I wrote a novella, just to see if I could, but I never really did anything with it—until discussing the new mag a few months ago with Denise and Arc Manor publisher Shahid Mahmud. So Heart’s Kiss is running my novella in serialized format, in the first 3 editions of the magazine. It’s a contemporary version of the ancient Greek legend of Pygmalion and Galatea—and what I suspect the challenges are in a relationship with a man who’s only able to love a perfect statue of his own making…
You can read Part I online here.
In addition to the usual booksellers, you can also buy Mobi or ePub formatted ebooks of the magazine directly from the publisher. See the links at Heart’s Kiss.