Another Short Story – Love in Quarantine

These short stories have been a challenge but a lot of fun to write. Love in Quarantine is longer in word count than Love Under Lockdown. However, I am intentionally keeping them short and each is unconnected from the other, aside from the same theme of dealing with life and love in the time of COVID-19. In this second short story, in the

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Love Under Lockdown – A Short Story

Happy Valentine’s Day. Whether you celebrate the day or not, it is a wonderful reminder that we need love to make it through this life. I wanted to share a short story inspired by the pandemic. Short stories aren’t my usual genre but I wanted to challenge myself to tell the story in less than 8000 words. If you know

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New Book by Nerissa Golden – In Plain Sight, A Romantic Suspense Released

Author Nerissa Golden has released the second book in the Return to Love series, In Plain Sight. Friends and business women Roxie, Bella, and Monique are back in book two of the Return to Love Series. In Plain Sight features two of the minor characters featured in book one Love’s Sweet Joy. Nikki Alvarez worked alongside Monique Sinclair to get

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One Word of Code Changes Everything

All I wanted to do was adjust the format of the completed manuscript for In Plain Sight so I could upload it to amazon for the Kindle store. It should have been an easy fix, no more than half an hour of work, if that much. However, it took me most of the day to figure out why my chapters

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A Free Novella

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 on Bookfusion.com for you to

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Nerissa Releases First Romance Novel

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 genre for a long time.

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Good Book and Good Music

How do you read a book? Yes, I know from front to back. But do you read a book to music or do you prefer silence? The right book comes with its own music. I love stories that make me feel I’m right there and feeling every emotion. I want to get to that place in my own work where

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Love's Sweet Joy: The Back Story

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 Montserrat, where I live. I

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