Gemini Judson

Biography

Gem is a biologist by training and an artist by heart. She's spent her career studying fish, birds, bugs and many other critters, all providing a colorful tapestry for her stories. She writes contemporary romances with varying degrees of heat, but the common thread is a natural setting or a scientific twist.

Her first love was painting and came to writing romances only recently. "The similarities in the process amaze me. When I write, I lay down a background wash first and gradually add form and structure, just like I would with a blank canvas. The last step is adding nuance and balance. There's nothing more satisfying than a finished manuscript and a finished painting."

She makes her home in Minnesota with her husband and daughter and a pile of cats and dogs and horses. When she's not writing or attending assorted youth sporting events, she's painting, on canvas or digitally.

Smashwords Interview

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Not really EVER, but I recall the first novel I wrote, with the intentions of publishing. Makes me blush to think of it... I was in college, and my creative writing instructor had a look of utter dismay when he handed it back after his review. I had paragraphs that gobbled up entire pages. I figure, hey - it worked for Nathaniel Hawthorne... The one thing I nailed, and he complemented me on, was my grammar. Yay me! AND, he said I could "turn a phrase". Wonder what that means...
What is your writing process?
Usually a clever title pops into my head. I'll be like "wow, that would make a great title..." Then I start thinking of a story to wrap around it. I'll pen out character sketches, a real skeletal outline, how the story will rise and fall, and the end. After that, I start writing and see how the nuances of each character start to unfold. I also make a cover pretty early on in the writing. This helps me immensely in getting a feel for the ultimate story.
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Books

Night Blooming Jasmine: Wild and Outside Trilogy Book III
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Romance
A recovering heroin addict is kidnapped and forced into a man’s arms. With chains on their wrists and thunder rolling around them, their passions ignite. But their captors have more in mind...
Ace High: Wild and Outside Trilogy Book II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kevin still aches inside from a love affair long gone. It was twenty-four hours of unbridled passion, followed by four years of torturous friendship. Jessy did not return his desire for anything more. She’d assured him a special woman would come along and hit him like a ton of bricks. Adrian Culpepper dropped into Kevin’s world, more like a ton of feathers, but the impact was as great.
Jessy's Journey: Wild and Outside Trilogy Book I
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Passion overrides fear and inhibition when Jessy Tanner finds herself in the arms of her young co-worker. She'd been on the sexual sidelines too long, and despite the terrifying circumstances, she opens up to the erotic experience. She has no idea this is only the first step of a harrowing journey...
Heart Beat Collection: Three in One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Romance, Fiction » Erotica » Erotica Anthologies
Three contemporary erotic romances from the Heartland, all with a music theme.
Mesmerizing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,860. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic
With a gypsy spell on her lips, Kat empowers a candle to attract a mate. Steve Rider is drawn to her magic flame, unaware of its magical implications. He unwittingly falls into the arms of a bewitching green-eyed goddess. When Kat’s magical charms lead to a love affair, she struggles with her own deceit. She’s unaware that her subtle charms are no match for the cruelest gypsy of them all.
Turning Teal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Romance
When Teal Marin inherits a remote cabin, she sees an opportunity to escape her physically abusive lover and disappear. As she battles the rugged winter, a tall dark stranger emerges from the darkness. Together they ignite an unexpected passion that keeps them toasty warm. Did she make a clean break? Not at all. Her former abuser wants his beautiful girl home.

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