Why I Write Intercultural Romance

Some people ask me why I write romance with characters from different cultural backgrounds. The easy and simple answer is that I find it fascinating and fun to write about people falling in love and facing all sorts of obstacles in addition for them having to cope with complications arising from their cultural, racial or religious differences. The longer answer is that I enjoy creating characters based on people I have met, heard about and cultures I know well, or have researched, in a world where intercultural romance is naturally increasing. Not only is travel made easier these days and […]

10 Biggest Boosts For Your Love Relationship

10 biggest boosts for your love relationship is for you … Whether you’ve just returned from a perfect romance and love-filled honeymoon and you’re suffering with post-party blues, or if your marriage is buried under years of too much drudgery and responsibility (babies, teens, family and work angst), don’t fret, there’s always something you can do to help.   Most of us think (from all the media hype and romantic entertainment) that once you’re in love your relationship is set and you can get on with life. But marriage, or any love relationships have to be constantly fed and nurtured. […]

Help Breast Cancer Research While Enjoying a Good Book

As a breast cancer conqueror, I’m writing this post as Tanya Freedman, even though you may only know my alter ego, Gloria Silk. Firstly, forget the commercialism of the pink ribbon. Unfortunately there will always be the good, the bad and the not so well-intentioned people and businesses. It should not stop those who are committed to help others. Here is a short press release which is self-explanatory about my own commitment to help cancer research: Many people in the Greater Toronto Area, in Ontario know Tanya Freedman as a multi-published author, artist, entrepreneur and mentor. But she