Author Archives: P. O. Dixon

Coming Together

Coming Together

After any number of starts and stops and several new releases of other books along the way, I am happy to say that my 2017 National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) story is targeted for release this month. The working title is Together in Perfect Felicity. Here’s an excerpt from the book to whet your appetite. Enjoy! Chapter 1… more goodness …

The Gaieties which that Season Brings

The Gaieties which that Season Brings

  “I sincerely hope your Christmas in Hertfordshire may abound in the gaieties which that season generally brings …” Pride and Prejudice, Chapter 21 How ironic that such a charitable quote must be attributed to such an uncharitable person as Miss Caroline Bingley. As this is one of my favorite lines in Pride and Prejudice,… more goodness …

November to Remember

November to Remember

November always has a way of being my most productive writing month of the year. November also being National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) most likely has something to do with that. I often go weeks, sometimes months, finding myself unable to write a single word, and then along comes November. The words just seem to… more goodness …

The Words which Laid the Book Title’s Foundation

The Words which Laid the Book Title’s Foundation

Some time ago, I wrote about how I am often inspired by Jane Austen quotes as well as my tendency to include them as the epigraph in my stories. I also have another practice I enjoy and that’s bolstering the titles of my books with pivotal scenes. In fact, I am always happiest when I… more goodness …

Literally Fluffy and Full of Joy

Literally Fluffy and Full of Joy

The subject of today’s post is best described as fluffy. Literally. We gained a new addition to our family this month. His birth name is King. My music loving daughter added ‘Sgt. Pepper’ as his adopted name, and we affectionately refer to him as Pepper. A fitting nickname indeed given that his hair is mostly… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Designed for Each Other” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “Designed for Each Other” Giveaway

Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “Designed for Each Other” Giveaway. Chelsea K will receive a $5 Amazon Gift Card from Ms. Dixon. Congratulations, Chelsea! [Note: As this giveaway was conducted by entries through a Rafflecopter form, Chelsea has already received her prize from Ms. Dixon.]  more goodness …

One Thing at a Time

One Thing at a Time

    I promised an excerpt from my work-in-progress (WIP) titled, The Rights to Her Heart, when I posted in early May, but something happened between then and now. I found that I was stretching myself too thin. I was trying to tackle two high priority WIPs at the same time: the previously mentioned story… more goodness …

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “A Matchmaking Premise” Giveaway

Announcing the Winner of P. O. Dixon’s “A Matchmaking Premise” Giveaway

  Austen Authors is pleased to announce the winner of P. O. Dixon‘s “A Matchmaking Premise” Giveaway. rayvness79 will receive a $5 Amazon.com gift card, courtesy of Ms. Dixon. The gift card will be awarded via Amazon.com. (If the lucky winner is ineligible to receive a gift card from the Amazon.com online store, a prize of comparable… more goodness …

A Matchmaking Premise

A Matchmaking Premise

I’m in the process of writing two stories. One is scheduled for release during the summer. The other is scheduled for release this autumn. Here’s the premise of the first scheduled release: Designed for Each Other. Just days after Mr. Darcy’s disastrous marriage proposal, he has a chance to court Miss Elizabeth Bennet. Owing to… more goodness …