Author Archives: Carol Burnside / Annie Rayburn

About Carol Burnside / Annie Rayburn

Carol Burnside is an award-winning author of the Sweetwater Springs series of contemporary romance with serious sizzle and a variety of other works, some written as Annie Rayburn. Her novel length manuscripts have placed in numerous contests and won five, including the prestigious Maggie Award for Excellence. Carol / Annie blogs here, most always with a glass of sweet tea within arm's reach.

One Uploaded, One to Go!

Heart 2 Heart, my short story collection, has officially flown the coop. It went live on Smashwords and All Romance ebooks last night. I’m posting new links on my Books page as soon as they’re available and I see them. … Continue reading

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It’s tea party time!

Yesterday’s post, On the way to the tea party, was about the reason why there was a tea party to attend, and the relaxation and nature during the days leading up to said party. No, make that THE TEA PARTY.  … Continue reading

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On the way to a tea party…

Susan is a tea party enthusiast and I wanted to be, except I’d never attended one outside of the one she gave at her house a few years back. Continue reading

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Facebook Party and Spookapalooza!

Today through Halloween night, I’m posting excerpts and information about my books and offering occasional prizes. Continue reading

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Ugly chairs

Once upon a time in a Atlanta area Hilton there was an ugly chair. A lot of ugly chairs, I’m told, but during a recent writer’s conference, I spent a few days with one in particular. This one: Yep, that’s … Continue reading

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New books and freebies

Like books and freebies? Check out the TRS party blog today for a baker’s dozen in prizes and new releases. Excerpts and more, including my latest release, Sunset Beach Sizzle. You’ve got two chances to win a copy of Sunset … Continue reading

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Giveaway: SUNSET BEACH SIZZLE

The e-book: I’m blogging at Petit Fours and Hot Tamales today about my release this Friday, SUNSET BEACH SIZZLE. It’s an erotic romance novella set in Hawaii and Denver and is the first in my new Tropical Heat series. You … Continue reading

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Jenny Kane: Romancing Robin Hood

by Jenny Kane Many thanks for letting me visit today as part of my blog tour to promote my brand new novel Romancing Robin Hood. The last thing I expected I’d be doing during the drafting of a romance novel was … Continue reading

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End of Summer Bash – Party and #Prizes!

    The Romance Studio is hosting a huge party August 25th – 31st! Big list of authors (Including me!). Tons of prizes, plus a $100 Amazon gift certificate as a grand prize. Click on the image above and check … Continue reading

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#SnippetSunday: His Small Town Princess, Part 4

Welcome to Snippet Sunday again, where writers share 8 to 10 sentences from a current WIP (work in progress) or past work. My sentences are the 4th installment from His Small Town Princess, a work in progress and the 3rd … Continue reading

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