Hi there! I’m Melinda, and if you’re visiting my website it means we already have three things in common: books, irresistible heroes, and chocolate. 🙂
Although I’ve been addicted to reading since I was three, it took me a while to figure out I wanted to become a writer myself. I have a Law degree I rarely use, an aging background as a journalist, and in my teens I was a professional target shooter for a decade. At twenty-four I began writing my first novel, as therapy to find my way during a tough, crucial part of my life. When it was immediately snatched by an American publisher, I knew that was it. I was born a writer — even if I hadn’t known it yet.
Since then, I’ve learned, I’ve grown, I’ve tried and failed countless times, and was tempted to give up writing just as often. No one told me that being a published author is a love-hate relationship, or that it means so much more than simply writing. But in the end, my love for the written word has prevailed. I met some wonderful people — both readers and writers, developed priceless friendships, and discovered my deep passion for graphic design, when I was too broke to afford a cover artist.
So now I weave stories in several genres, which include suspense romance, romantic comedies, contemporary romance, and more. I’m also working on my first thriller series, and indulge my creativity further by working as a professional graphic designer. Always an art addict, I do my best to instill depth and color into my stories, build my unique voice as an author, and I love to connect with book lovers all over the world.
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