Thank you all for the absolutely fantastic release week! Export Duty is getting so much love ❤ I started what I hope will be a new tradition with this release—reading it along with everyone. It was such fun to revisit these characters I love so much and to think about where they're heading! There's a … Continue reading Thank You for Export Duty’s Great Release Week!
(Apologies to those who saw a sneak peek of this in their email a bit ago. I hit the wrong button! 🙂 ) Have you ever had a cat who was obsessed with cat treats? I have. It can get kinda scary. My family had tons of pets throughout my childhood. One of them was … Continue reading Cat Treats
One of the best parts of being a writer is those moments of discovery, when a character reveals something about themselves or their world that you didn't see coming. I learned a ton about the Coalition of Planets while writing Export Duty. I brought my own preconceptions to the novella when I started to write … Continue reading Finding Value
Greetings, readers! It's the re-release day for Whispering Hearts 😀 Garrett and Rachel are my favorite couple in the Summer Park universe (so far 😉 ). There's something about Garrett especially that I just can't resist. He's a hunky doctor with a heart of gold. He cares so much for everyone, especially Rachel. It's been … Continue reading Whispering Hearts is Back!
Hello, readers! I have a special treat for you today. The reveal of the new cover for Whispering Hearts! Here's the new logo for the series as well 🙂 Are you ready? Ta-da! Oh, Garrett. You are my favorite... (Don't tell the others!). I had a lot of fun making this cover (and the others … Continue reading Whispering Hearts New Cover Reveal!
A year ago today, Whispering Hearts, the second Summer Park Psychics book, was released into the world. This book will always have a special place in my heart because it includes my favorite hero I've written so far—Garrett Wolfstrom: Hunky Doctor ❤ It was also my first "second book in a series". Publishing a title … Continue reading Happy Anniversary, Whispering Hearts!
One of the reasons I write is that I love books. I have loved them for as long as I can remember. The characters in my favorite books have kept me company when I was lonely and been with me through both good times and bad. In short, they were friends. This feeling of connection … Continue reading Fictional Friends
I have another Halloween treat for you—a ghostly excerpt from the second Summer Park Psychics novel, Whispering Hearts. The spray bottle mentioned below is filled with salt water for disrupting spirits. Man, I write creepy romances 🙂 WHISPERING HEARTS (THE SUMMER PARK PSYCHICS, Book Two) Copyright © 2016 Cassandra Chandler All rights reserved – a … Continue reading A Ghostly Excerpt — “Whispering Hearts”
I know of quite a few authors who've said that a certain actor or actress will keep popping into their head when they're writing a particular character. Some go so far as to say they have a specific person in mind to play a character if their book is ever made into a movie. My … Continue reading Inspiration
I'm still learning about tags and categories and all that good stuff. One of the most self-indulgent tags I've used is "Hunky Doctors". This applies to all things Garrett. Excuse me a moment while I picture him... ❤ Recently, I was surprised, gratified, and highly amused to see that someone came across my blog with … Continue reading Hunky Doctors