Linda’s Blog

Living the Central Coast Dream

My love of Cambria has evolved over the years. First, I adored it from afar. Then, I flirted with it during the occasional weekend or vacation visit. I pledged my devotion to it when I wrote my first books, and then when my husband and I bought a vacation house here....

A Few Words About a Few Choice Words

The reviews for all of my books—starting with Moonstone Beach and continuing right up to The Promise of Lightning—have been overwhelmingly positive. I continue to be touched by the generosity of everyone who chose to leave a review, and by the kind things you’ve...

Sneak peek: The Promise of Lightning

The Promise of Lightning, Book 2 in the Delaneys of Cambria series, is heading to Amazon and other book retailers in the next couple of weeks. I can't wait to bring it to you, so in the meantime, here's a look at the first chapter. I hope you enjoy Drew and Megan's...

Is Inspiration Key for Writers? No, But Actually Writing Is

A lot of advice is floating around out there about how to be a writer. Everybody who's made any money in the business seems to have a book or a workshop offering guidance on everything from plotting to voice to marketing. Some of the advice is good, and almost all of...

Living the Central Coast Dream

My love of Cambria has evolved over the years. First, I adored it from afar. Then, I flirted with it during the occasional weekend or vacation visit. I pledged my devotion to it when I wrote my first books, and then when my husband and I bought a vacation house here....

A Few Words About a Few Choice Words

The reviews for all of my books—starting with Moonstone Beach and continuing right up to The Promise of Lightning—have been overwhelmingly positive. I continue to be touched by the generosity of everyone who chose to leave a review, and by the kind things you’ve...

Sneak peek: The Promise of Lightning

The Promise of Lightning, Book 2 in the Delaneys of Cambria series, is heading to Amazon and other book retailers in the next couple of weeks. I can't wait to bring it to you, so in the meantime, here's a look at the first chapter. I hope you enjoy Drew and Megan's...

The Delaneys of Cambria—Coming Soon

In Like That Endless Cambria Sky, the second book in the Main Street Merchants series, I gave you a look at life on the Delaney Ranch through the eyes of cattle rancher Ryan Delaney and the love of his life, art dealer Genevieve Porter.Now, it's time for me to tell...

Love at the Library with Linda

The Romance Writers of America San Diego Chapter is putting on a great event in La Jolla on Saturday. I'll be there, reading scenes from Fire and Glass and signing copies of the book. Stop by to meet authors, attend workshops, and even enjoy a free movie...

Book 4 is available now!

Fire and Glass, the final installment in the Main Street Merchants series, is now available on Amazon. Here's a teaser:It wasn't easy for Lacy Jordan to watch her best friends get paired off one by one, while she was still single and toiling away at a low-paying job....

Barnes and Noble likes me! They really like me!

I'm thrilled to report that Moonstone Beach is a top pick today on Barnes and Noble's B&N Readouts page! Here's a screenshot for proof:Also, here's the link to check it out, though depending on when you're reading this, the lineup might have changed.It's so exciting,...

Raising a Glass to My Book 4 Hero

A couple of weeks ago, I found myself in Seattle, waiting to board a cruise to Alaska with my family for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. We arrived in town a day early, and during our very short stay in the city, I discovered Chihuly Garden and Glass just a short walk...

Fire and Glass: My Adventures in Harmony

One nice thing about being a writer is learning about new things. Usually, when I want to research something for a novel, I turn to Google or YouTube to learn what I need to know. But last week, I had the opportunity to get some hands-on experience that I can apply to...

Another Great Trip to Cambria. Plus, Snickers.

Signing books at the Cambria Veterans' Memorial Building.This past weekend, I participated in the Celebration of Authors event in Cambria, where all of my books are set. The event was put on by the Cambria Historical Society, and it featured more than two dozen...

Who Are Those People, And Where Did They Come From?

One of my readers, a Cambria resident, remarked to me recently that she's having a good time trying to figure out which Main Street Merchants characters were inspired by which real-life Cambrians. When I assured her that all of my characters are purely fictional, she...

Free E-Book, and New Paperback in Print!

I've got a couple of pieces of news to share with you. First, Nearly Wild is now available in paperback! Get it here, or, if you'd like to order a signed copy, just shoot me a message at lindaseed24@gmail.com and I'll let you know how to make that happen. It's a bit...

Book 3 is Live!

Very big news in the world of Linda Seed! Book 3 in the Main Street Merchants series, Nearly Wild, is live on Amazon. Only the e-book version is available right now, but the print edition is coming later this month. This one is Rose's story. From the back cover:Rose...

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