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Gena Showalter
Born 1975 (age 41–42)
Oklahoma
Occupation Novelist
Nationality American
Period 1975 – present
Genre Romance, young adult fiction
Website
www.genashowalter.com

To be honest, I rewrote 'Wicked Nights' a number of times. I just wasn't happy with the end result.
Gena Showalter
I'll usually see a scene in my head, playing like a movie trailer. After I've written that scene, everything takes off from there.
Gena Showalter
I have so many favorite authors; I can't name just one.
Last time I blushed was when I smoothed my hands over the back of my dress and actually touched skin. Seems the material was tucked into my underwear, and everyone around me had gotten a show. This, of course, was at a romance writers' conference.
Gena Showalter
I just write the characters the way I see them. And maybe that's because I'm surrounded by the most amazing men,from my father to my husband to all of my brothers. They are true heroes!
Gena Showalter
The moment I finish 'any' book, my feels are pretty much the same. Goes a little something like this: It's done? Whimper. Tears of joy. Oh, my back. Relief! Shower! Food! Sleep! Oh, my back. You mean I get to catch up on my favorite TV shows? Tears of joy. Oh, my back.
Gena Showalter
I have been overwhelmed by the response to 'The Queen of Zombie Hearts.'
Gena Showalter
Once I have the grain of an idea, it haunts me until I finish the story. I don't like to be haunted, of course, so immediately get to work.
Gena Showalter
'Wicked Nights' is the story of Zacharel, the new leader of the Army of Disgrace – heavenly warriors in danger of falling from grace – and Annabelle, a human who has spent the last four years locked in an institution for the criminally insane.
Gena Showalter
My husband is actually the nicest guy in the world. He's my sweetheart and best friend, and one of the things I love best about him is that no matter how terrible I look – and believe me, it can get bad – he makes me feel pretty.
Gena Showalter