Not always. I had a good imagination as a child and used to make up plays with my stuff animals and performed them for my family. It wasn’t until I was older I wanted to do more writing.How did you get started in publishing?
Well, I first joined RWA and my local chapter of RWA. I did a lot of workshops and conferences trying to find where my books fit. In 2009 I started checking out small presses and Wild Rose Press was at the top of my list. It was hard to find a publisher that took erotic romance and was willing to take a chance on a newbie author.Tell us about your latest book and where you got the idea for it.
Bound & Teased is a committed ménage story. It is so different from any other book I’ve written. The idea just popped into my head one day, I was writing another book and my brain went: what would happen if you had a heroine in love with two men, two men who were best friends? And it just went from there.
We want to know more. How about a a blurb?
Eight years ago, a naive Katie Crane ran from Ry and Jed, warned their brand of love would ruin her life. Now she's all grown up and returning home with a better understanding of the BDSM lifestyle. After the betrayal she's faced at her father's hands, she worries she won't be strong enough to submit to the men she gave her heart and virginity to at eighteen.
Jed Malloy and Ry McCade are surprised and thrilled by Katie's return to Felton's Creek. They'd been heartbroken after her departure and had turned to each other, embracing the BDSM lifestyle without her. Katie's homecoming sparks hope and worry. Ry isn’t sure he can keep his dominant side under control, and Jed fears Katie will see him as less of a man by being a switch and Ry’s submissive.
Having Katie back could mean the beginning of everything they've ever wanted or the end to the only family they've ever known.
Sounds intriguing! What is your writing process? Do you outline or just write?It really depends on the book. Sometimes I outline and other times I just start writing. It really depends on how strong the characters talk to me.
What are you working on now?
Right now I’m working on edits for a new book called Melt My Heart it will be part of the Wild Rose Press Candy Heart series.
How can readers get in touch with you and buy your books?
Bound & Teased is available at:
The Wild Rose Press http://www.wildrosepublishing.com/wildcatalog_v151/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=182&products_id=1059
Barnes & Noble: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/bound-teased-marie-tuhart/1122461300?ean=2940150885134
Find Marie on the Web:
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Marie-Tuhart/230032191349
Thanks, Marie! Any comments or questions?