Posts on books I’ve written or recommend.
What’s the dream? To be a best selling author? To turn your books into a movie franchise? What’s the dream that is stirring the desire to write? I have found if my motivation is for anything other than my own pleasure it is often difficult to sustain the discipline of writing. I write for me […]Read More
A colleague recently expressed concern that she did not feel worthy to write the book she had inside of her. I was somewhat surprised to hear her say this and at the same time I wasn’t. I knew the feeling well. I am very familiar with that conversation. It comes out sounding like a favorite […]Read More
I have been toying with writing novels for some time now. Many stops and starts. However, I did complete this very short novella back in 2012. One Day From Tuesday is a very short story which I hope makes you smile, pull out the red dress and find the nearest dance floor. It’s now available […]Read More
Love’s Sweet Joy, the first novel by author and media strategist Nerissa Golden has been released. Set on Montserrat, the 240-page book is the first in the Return to Love series, which chronicles the journey of four female entrepreneurs, who find love as they make their contributions to redeveloping the island. “I’ve wanted to explore this […]Read More
I have a word document that I started more than a decade ago with the names I wanted to give characters in a book. Sometimes I refer to it when I’m stuck on finding the right last name to go with the first. In Love’s Sweet Joy, the heroine is Monique Sinclair and just as […]Read More
Where do I begin? I’m thankful this novel is finally available to the world. Love’s Sweet Joy is the first in the Return to Love series about some savvy business women finding love Caribbean style. The idea for the series came from an old Facebook post made eons ago about the need for more men on […]Read More