Marie Roy


My name is Marie Roy. I write both fiction and nonfiction. In fiction I write contemporary romances. You can find out more about those at my newsletter/blog:

In nonfiction you can find my book here at Smashwords: Dating Hell, Relationship Heaven - A Journey for Baby Boomers after Becoming Divorced or Widowed.

A Kindle version of this book is available also at

Where to find Marie Roy online


Dreamathon: A Contemporary Short Story
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Our lives are very much like our dreams. Our dreams can create an environment in which we pursue goals. Dreams tell us where we might want to go in life.
A Prayer Shawl Eases a Chaotic World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
I feel by knitting up prayer shawls allow me to focus on what is important now. The soft yarn called Homespun by Lion Brand gives me comfort whenever I work with it. Ever since I can remember, when I first picked up a pair of needles at the age of eight, I love becoming familiar with a pattern and then see it turn into an object of enjoyment.
Christmas in July
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Lacey Parker, widowed, single mother for the past five years no longer celebrates holidays at home. One day just before the fourth of July celebrations her ten-year-old son Zach asks his mother why can't they celebrate this holiday?
Grieving: The First Three Months
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Grieving: The First Three Months takes us on a journey into the grieving process. A critical journey that all will take when they lose a loved one. The journey is not easy but can be made in a way that at some point a light of hope paves the way. Ms. Roy's book can help light that way as she shares her own first three months after suddenly losing a spouse after thirty-three years of marriage.
To Love A Soldier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Lia Martin's father, Eliah Stewart, summons her to Split Maple Ridge, Vermont a place where years later still evokes memories of a dark love and an even darker betrayal.
Confession of A Book Hoarder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2010 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery
People who stockpile stuff inside their homes may have more to deal with than a cluttered home. Hoarding can signify a mental condition associated with anxiety and depression. Hoarding may indicate there is something else going on in our lives that need some serious attention. This is my story as a recovering book hoarder.
Family Album
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short short contemporary romance story. Phyllis Lange, widowed, has been asked by Neil Grant to marry him. Is she ready to to store new photos into a new family album ?
Smoothies for Good Health
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
I’ve put together 20 recipes for Smoothies that I think can help achieve the goal of staying healthy. Maintaining over all health can help the mind become more creative where we can start as well as successfully finish whatever goals we set for ourselves. I hope you enjoy these Smoothies!
Confessions of a Dating Widow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2009 by Royal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dating
Romance Author Marie Roy shares her experiences in dating after a certain age. A must read for anyone who enters the dating pool after a divorce or becoming widowed. Roy researched this subject as well and provides an extensive bibliography/reading that is well worth the cost of the book.

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