Author Archives: P.O. Dixon

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 …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Divided Between Work and Play” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Divided Between Work and Play” Giveaway

Austen Authors is happy to announce that Anita Belanger will receive a copy of P. O. Dixon‘s latest release, Impertinent Strangers, in Dixon‘s “Divided Between Work and Play” Giveaway. [Print if U. S. address; eBook for International] Anita, please contact Regina Jeffers at jeffersregina.gmail.com to claim your prize. Congratulations!   more goodness …

Divided Between Work and Play

Divided Between Work and Play

I have a new obsession, it seems. Perhaps ‘diversion’ is a more fitting term. I know it often feels that way while I am focusing on this particular activity when I know I ought to be writing instead. What is it, you ask? It’s making videos. The time I spend creating videos is really when… more goodness …

The Time of Year

The Time of Year

We’re days away from the end of the school year here in the Dixon household. For me, that means travel time. Soon, we’ll be off to Kissimmee. I’m looking forward to visiting Sea World to see the orcas once again. It’s been far too long since I last had the pleasure. First things first, for… more goodness …

Active Indispensable Employment

Active Indispensable Employment

I am always amazed by the timelessness of Jane Austen quotes. I find the following especially apt of late: “There is nothing like employment, active indispensable employment, for relieving sorrow. Employment, even melancholy, may dispel melancholy.” I’ve been involved in the publishing world for nearly six years. What a rapidly shifting landscape—not just on a… more goodness …

Delightful Companions

Delightful Companions

Here’s an exciting development in the publishing world. Audiobook popularity is growing at a phenomenal pace. It’s no secret that I love audiobooks. In many instances, the availability of a companion audiobook is the determining factor in my eBook purchases, especially for non-fiction. That’s my only excuse for not moving past book three in the… more goodness …