Are prickly women and strong, beautiful, independent women the same thing? XOXO discusses this hot button topic with SIMPLICITY OF CIDER author, Amy E. Reichert. Check out Amy’s answers to our new True Confession questions after the jump! True Confessions: Amy E. Reichert Q: How do you prepare yourself to be creative? What’s your ritual? […]
With the debut of THE HANDMAID’S TALE on Hulu, the ladies discuss the importance and impact of a treasured and powerful book hitting the small screen. Reading can not only be an excellent escape but an eye opener; here’s the top reason you should be reading more often!
Right before the start of RT (Romantic Times Convention 2017), XOXO heads into the studio to chat with Thea de Salle about her new sexy series NOLA nights. How big of a Romance reader are you? Take our quiz to find out!
Join the ladies as they chat about southern fiction and interview bestselling author Kristy Woodson Harvey about her new book SLIGHTLY SOUTH OF SIMPLE. She’s going back to basics as she literally drives around the south for her upcoming book tour!
We’re so excited to be celebrating the 100th episode of the XOXO After Darkcast this week! For two years we’ve been bringing you the best conversations we can think of–whether we’re talking about romance novels and the craft of writing, the business of publishing, or just what crazy thing our families did this week, we’ve […]
The ladies of the XOXO After Darkcast will get your motor running with today’s discussion: the dangerous appeal of motorcycles! Did your parents ban you from the bikes when you were young? Or did you perhaps have one of your own? Find out which of our ladies enjoyed a ride with her arms wrapped tight […]
In today’s Quickie, the ladies discuss the Danish sensation that’s sweeping the nation: hygge! We don’t know how to pronounce it, but that didn’t stop us from having some very strong opinions about it. What do you think is hygge? If you liked this episode, you should hear us talk about the people who lived like […]
This week on the Darkcast, the ladies (featuring guest producer Diana on the mic!) talk to author Natalie Charles, whose contemporary romance, SEEKING MR. WRONG, is available now wherever ebooks are sold. This cute and sexy story of a kindergarten teacher who turns to writing erotica and needs some hands-on research (wink wink). Fortunately, her […]
It’s another entry in our “So You Want to Work in Publishing” series! This week, Abby is joined by special guests Producer Diana and Intern Alex–and Alex tells us how she “started at the bottom now she here” (apologies to Drake). For a change, the podcast is filled with youthful enthusiasm! Don’t miss any of […]
The ladies of the Darkcast welcome bestselling horror writer Ania Ahlborn to the table this week! First, Lauren, Abby and Kate talk about what scares them (spoiler alert: everything), and then Abby chats with Ania about being a woman in the horror genre, becoming an indie-published sensation, and of course, what her favorite romantic movie […]