About Tracy Cooper-Posey

Story writer, tale-teller, addicted to chocolate and Irish Breakfast tea. And books, of course.

Why Read Science Fiction?

  You have to undestand, this is not a question I've ever asked myself.  I've been reading science fiction for so long that my answer is a silent "d'uh!" However, since I started publishing science fiction romance in late 2015, I know I have converted quite a few romance readers to the charms of science fiction. Later

2016-12-30T14:46:57+00:00 Tags: , |

National Braille Day

  Today is national Braille day and I thought it would be appropriate to acknowledge Braille, as for nearly a hundred years it has provided blind people with a way to read. Braille was invented in 1824 by Louise Braille, a Frenchman who lost his sight when he was a child.  He built Braille to

2016-12-29T20:11:21+00:00 Tags: , , |

A Different Sort of Fiction

I tripped over this site a few weeks ago and bookmarked it as something to check out when I had time. Hollow laugh. So, even though I haven't yet looked into the site, or assessed the quality of the fiction they offer, I thought I would draw your attention to it anyway. Serial Box offers

2016-12-27T17:07:05+00:00 Tags: , |

The GOOD Things About 2016

I thought the passing of Carrie Fisher was really the topper of the year, but no -- her mother, Debbie Reynolds, passed the very next day. Well before Carrie Fisher's death, people were already saying what a horrible year 2016 had been for unexpected deaths of celebrities, unexpected political outcomes, depressed sales, and much more.  My

2016-12-29T16:41:38+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

Merry Christmas

27 May 2004, Alberta, Canada --- Glowing Christmas Tree in Snow --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis There are many images of trees in snow out there, but I particularly like this one because it was taken in my home province of Alberta. For those of you celebrating Christmas, I offer yuletide greetings. For

2016-12-23T13:34:05+00:00 Tags: , |

Audiobooks – The Great Dilemma

At least a couple of years ago, a reader -- let's call her Sue -- contacted me and asked in fairly demanding tones why I didn't offer all my books as audiobooks. I politely replied that it was an expensive undertaking for indie authors, although producing audiobooks was on my list of things to do.  (It

2016-12-21T11:05:04+00:00 Tags: , |

Holiday Gifts for Romance Lovers

  It's that time of year!  I'm feeling the spirit now because I've got all my shopping done.  If you're still looking for inspiration and last minute gifts for other romance readers, browse through these ideas:   A Romance Novel Coloring Book: Coloring Pages Inspired By Romance Novel Covers (Volume 1) [link] If you or

2016-12-13T19:21:10+00:00 Tags: , , |