Guest Author Sandra Cox with Sunset #FantasyRomance #Genies

I’m delighted to welcome Sandra Cox back to my blog today with her latest release, SUNSET. Doesn’t that title conjure wonderful images? And wait until you see the cover! First, though, here’s Sandra with an intriguing guest post…

Be Careful What You Wish For
by Sandra Cox

If you found a genie’s lamp and had three wishes what would they be? Anything you want. What would you wish for? My first would be world peace, followed closely by being a New York Times bestselling author. And I think I’d hold on to the third for a fallback.

While having our desires fulfilled sounds wonderful, the problem with wishes, dreams, and fantasies achieved is that there is usually an unforeseen downside.

In Gillian Stone’s case it was an unexpected codicil.

Book cover for Sunset by Sandra Cox shows a genie lamp with smoke spiraling up from the spoutIntro:

Be careful what you wish for.

While I’m dropping pearls of wisdom let me add, read the fine print.

Why am I wasting my time offering warnings that no one is going to listen to? Because as humans we have this unconquerable urge to try to help others learn from our mistakes. Or in this case my great, great, great, great grandmother’s mistakes.

She came from a very poor background and consequently wanted it  all, riches beyond measure, beauty. Need I say more?

Great-great-plus Grams stumbled onto a genie’s lamp and made her wish.

You don’t believe in genies?

Trust me. They’re real all right. Unfortunately, when my ancient relative made her wish she didn’t bother to listen to the genie’s warning of strings attached. This lack of foresight has a direct bearing on the first born daughter of each generation, i.e. me.

To put it mildly, my life is complicated. I am literally grounded forever.

I live on a lavish estate in the mountains of North Carolina. Between sunset and dawn, my life is my own. But  during  the  day  I’m  encased  in  several  hundred pounds of marble. If you happen to wander by the Stone Estate and peep through the fence, you’ll hear the rippling sounds of water from a lovely manmade pool surrounded by lush fragrant flowers. Beside it stands a life-size statue of a young woman with long flowing hair and classic bone structure, draped in a Greek toga, a cat at her feet.

The cat is Merrick.  The young woman is me.

~ooOOoo~
Author Sandra Cox in a candid shotBio:
Multi-published author Sandra Cox is a vegetarian, animal lover and Muay Thai enthusiast. She lives with her husband, three cats, one dog and an occasional foster cat in sunny North Carolina.

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36 thoughts on “Guest Author Sandra Cox with Sunset #FantasyRomance #Genies

  1. Wow! It sounds a wonderfully compelling read. On top of my TBR list.Congratulations Sandra!

    What amazing amazing authors are guests on your fab blog, Mae! Thank you for showcasing them!

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    • Carmen, somehow I missed your comment. So, sorry! I’m thrilled you’re delighted to meet Sandra and excited about her latest release. It does sound fabulous. Thanks so much for visiting, my friend!

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  2. Hey, EC, thanks for stopping by:) Happy to throw temptation your way. Grin.
    Thank you, Carmen. I appreciate your interest and kind words.
    Thank you, Julie. I’m glad you like the cover and the premise. I like the cover too:)
    Mae, thank you so much for having me at your lovely blog and letting me interact with your great guests. Appreciate ya.

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    • Hey, sorry I’m late. Yesterday imploded, but it looks like my readers made you and your latest feel welcome. Always happy to have you here, and yep–my blog friends are wonderful!

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