by Elodie Parkes
The character interview allows a hero or heroine to tell
readers about himself or herself. Today’s interview is with Cde from Rescuing
takes him off to a nightclub, named only, The Club. Although at first Cade is shocked
by the place he meets Marissa. It’s not long before he and Marissa get together,
but under the pressure of expectations from, The Club, and Marissa’s fear of commitment,
they’re both running in opposite directions.
want to admit.
to love again.
About the Book
to the story, Rescuing Cade?
Almost immediately I had my character, Cade, form in my head and a love story for
him, but then I was informed the anthology would be BDSM. I thought I’d have trouble
with the genre, but the editor of the proposed anthology said, ‘give it a go’. I
began to adapt the love story in my mind for the character Cade, thinking I’d have
to consider the plot for a short time, but only a few days later the anthology was
cancelled. By then Cade was so real to me and a story with a sprinkle of the genre,
BDSM, was firmly in my mind, so I wrote it.
especially when it was going to be for an anthology, and the romance conflict arc
is now about both Cade and my heroine, Marissa. As usual, I fell in love with my
characters and couldn’t stop writing until they reached their HEA.
much about the type of club Jack, Cade’s friend, takes him to. Once I no longer
needed to place emphasis on dominance and submission, the story unfolded easily,
interweaving with the original love story I had for Cade when he first began whispering
in my ear.
and a splash of humor this is Cade’s journey to love again.
by Elodie Parkes
Character Interview with Cade Cassidy
along to the blog today
seeing my story published, although it’s great too.
is unusual, I think … (He looks around and smiles as if remembering it.)
mysteriously referred to in the book blurb.
me to. He’s trying to lighten me up right at the start of the story, because truth
is, I was still recovering from a bad break up. There’s a great description of The
Club, in the story, which is sexy and gives a good picture of what goes on there.
you a Sub or a Dom?
me. (Now he’s smiling.)
questions. What’s your favorite, jeans, or a suit?
some cool suits for work and some great faded denims that I throw on when I’m not
working. It took me a while to get those jeans just the way I like them, ripped
and faded. Marissa especially likes the tear in the upper thigh part.
Once in a suit when Marissa and I went to The Club to meet with friends there.
with the lights off or on?
it’s a moot point since you’ve mentioned The Club, but here is it. In bed, toys
or no toys? (Okay, he’s laughing now.)
the situation. I seriously need coffee now.
About the Author
and often with a twist of mystery, paranormal, fantasy, or suspense. Her books are
always steamy. Her tag is, Cool stories: Hot love scenes. Elodie lives in Canterbury
with her two dogs. She works in an antique shop by day and writes at night, loving
the cloak of silent darkness that descends on the rural countryside around her home.
Siren Hot Ink Press
Cravings Ra Jones Anthologies
Side Street Cookie Publishing
She has also released titles as an individual indie author.