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I Love to Shop!

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Tuesday, April 23, 2013,
When I worked in the "real world" I loved to Shop!  Whereas "our guys" become absorbed in a "Hardware / Do It Yourself" Store, there is something about that feeling for a gal when she enters a Department Store in a `glamorous' part of town!

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When I arrived in South Africa my life comprised "Where's the next Party"?  I had been allocated an interview at a fantastic firm, but its geographical situation proved onerous, and for the first time ever ...
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Surreal Feeling - A Question of Love (On Amazon Kindle)

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Friday, September 21, 2012,
Nothing could have prepared me for today!  I thought I would take a glance on Kindle and searched my name, and there it was, with my Debut Novel "A Question of Love".  This Novel is in the genre: Romance  ChicLit  Law.   What a surreal feeling!  My Link Page will take a business day or two longer but one can now download my Book if you own a Kindle!

For those who are thinking of partaking in NaNoWriMo - and have their dreams - do your homework now, start preparing your story, your outline, you...
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Is The Antagonist Always Bad?

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Wednesday, August 1, 2012,
As I reach final stages of editing my story in the Romance Genre I have to ask the question - Is the Antagonist Always Really Bad and Hateful, or is she a victim of circumstance, looking out for herself, following her own path at any price, no matter who gets hurt or damaged in the process?

Is it really the Antagonist's fault if she is even more beautiful, wealthier, more sexually experienced, than the Protagonist who is our main concern as a reader?

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Romance Genre - Oops ... the Sex Scene

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Thursday, July 12, 2012,
I actually haven't yet read the successful book "50 Shades of Grey".  It is, however, downloaded onto hubby's Kindle.

As a writer in the romance genre, it is necessary to include in adult fiction .... oops....  the Sex Scene.  In the book I am creating now, there are a few scenes of a sexual nature, and they are most certainly integral in my story and not added for any other reason.

When I was partaking in the "So So Not Chic Lit" course last year, through Stanford University, conducted by Wend...
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About Me

Janet Gallagher I live in South Africa. As well as writing, I have always adored reading but have a horrible habit of having quite a number pending, so have lots of books to read always. Just as important as food! My Twitter address is on the Home Page of this site.


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