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Children the Impetus of Block Island Buddies

Lisa Cafferty, and her husband, Tristan, were meandering through the gallery of young students’ work at an open house. Her son, Aidan, was in fourth grade at time. They stopped and giggled when they saw a young artist’s rendering of her parents, bellied up to a bar, drinking beer. It turns out the artist was […]

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It All Started with Yellow Roses

Julie and Marie worked for the same association in Virginia in 2002, although Marie worked remotely from her home in Rhode Island. They met face-to-face a few times a year while working conferences all over the country. Julie was in touch with Marie frequently, although they never worked closely together. Still, they formed a friendship […]

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Marie Inspires on

I’m giving away some secrets in this new video recorded by the folks at, a great site that shares inspirational stories, including mine. You may not know that I was a somewhat lackluster student and my early rejections as an author counted into the hundreds. Well, don’t let me tell you too much. See […]

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Marie Force is the New York Times bestselling author of 60 contemporary romances, including the Gansett Island Series and the Fatal Series from Harlequin Books. In addition, she is the author of the Butler, Vermont Series, the Green Mountain Series and the erotic romance Quantum Series, written under the name of M.S. Force. All together, her books have sold 6 million copies worldwide!

Her goals in life are simple—to finish raising two happy, healthy, productive young adults, to keep writing books for as long as she possibly can and to never be on a flight that makes the news.

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