Author Archives: P.O. Dixon

In Want of a Hero

In Want of a Hero

I chose the following delightful quote from Emma as the epigraph for my new release, Miss Elizabeth Bennet: Where the Heart Lives. “A man would always wish to give a woman a better home than the one he takes her from; and he who can do it, where there is no doubt of her regard,… more goodness …

A Long Time Coming

A Long Time Coming

My, how time flies. It’s been more than a year since I shared a rough cut excerpt from Miss Elizabeth Bennet, my National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) 2015 project, with all of you. I’m happy to announce the story will be available very, very soon. The target release date is February 28, 2017.   I’m… more goodness …

Stanzas, Syllables, and So On

Stanzas, Syllables, and So On

Some years ago, I was quite intent upon creating cinquains (poems consisting of five stanzas usually unrhymed containing two, four, six, eight, and two syllables respectively) as a means of conveying the premise of my stories. My early endeavors: A tribute to Miss Jane Austen I recently decided to delve into a similar form of… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “The Makings of Mr. Darcy” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “The Makings of Mr. Darcy” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “The Makings of Mr. Darcy” Giveaway. Mary Campbell is the lucky winner of an autographed copy of The Makings of Mr. Darcy. Congratulations, Mary. Please contact Regina Jeffers (Giveaway Coordinator) at jeffersregina@gmail.com to claim your prize. In your email, be certain to include… more goodness …

Love is in the Air!

Love is in the Air!

Hooray! Today marks the start of my favorite time of year: Autumn. Being that I generally post on Thursdays, I decided to jump aboard the social media trend, Throwback Thursday, this month. In lieu of an old photo of myself, I wish to share an excerpt from one of my favorite literary offspring: A Lasting… more goodness …

Delectable Diversions

Delectable Diversions

Chocolate truffles from Kilwins. Check. Champagne from the evening reception downstairs. Check. What better way to spend the evening after a day of touring and shopping in my favorite getaway, Historic Downtown Charleston, SC, than drinking champagne and nibbling on exquisite dark chocolates. Speaking of chocolate, here’s a glimpse at the story behind my 2014 release,… more goodness …

In His Kiss

In His Kiss

  The happiness which this reply produced, was such as he had probably never felt before; and he expressed himself on the occasion as sensibly and as warmly as a man violently in love can be supposed to do. Had Elizabeth been able to encounter his eye, she might have seen how well the expression… more goodness …