Ruby Slippered Sisterhood Cookie Exchange

Posted at Dec 8, 2016 12:01 pm

Welcome to my stop on the Ruby Holiday Cookie Exchange!  Check out my famous Oreo Ball Recipe. Only four ingredients and it’s won my neighborhood Cookie Exchange Best Cookie contest for the last five years in a row! They can be set out on a pretty platter with red cherry candies in between or in […]

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List of Ruby Sisters Participating in Halloween Hop

Posted at Oct 27, 2016 11:58 am

Halloween Hop Rubies! Heather McCollum –  Lara Archer –  Kate Parker –  Laurie Kellogg –  Lizzie Shane –  Darynda Jones –  Katie Graykowski –  Kim Law –  Jamie Michele –  Jackie Floyd – Autumn Jordon – Anne Marie Becker –,_Author/Home.html  Diana Layne – –  […]


You’ve Chosen Certain Death – BWAHAHAHA!

Posted at Oct 27, 2016 11:45 am

Ever hear of Flash Fiction? It is the telling of a whole story in a very short number of words. Some flash fiction sites ask for as little as 53 words. Others as many as 2000. I wrote this little flash story for a 500 word maximum. Enjoy! Happy Halloween! Heather Worked to Death Max […]



Posted at Oct 27, 2016 11:45 am

Happy Trick! Sign up for the Rafflecopter Giveaway below for a chance to win a Halloween Gift Basket, which includes a signed copy of my YA Book and 2015 Readers’ Crown Winner, SIREN’S SONG! This is separate from the GRAND Prize given by the Ruby Slippered Sisters. Sign up here and feel free to knock on […]



Posted at Oct 27, 2016 11:45 am

Each October I go a little Pumpkin Crazy. One of the things I make from scratch is Pumpkin Butter. There is no butter in Pumpkin Butter. It is like Apple Butter, which is like spreadable apple sauce. When I make a batch and give it out, I always get requests for more. So here is my […]


Booklet Templates

Posted at Oct 19, 2015 12:28 am

These are templates to make booklets to hand out as author swag. They can contain images, excerpts, blurbs, anything you’d like. Booklets can be made for recipes, kiss scenes, short play scripts – the options are endless! Even though I have page numbers in each document, they don’t always transfer when I list them in […]

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Put a Little Love in Your Valentine’s Day!

Posted at Feb 12, 2015 8:14 pm

As writers of romance, some might think that we have St. Valentine’s Day all planned out and perfected. Rose petals and candles, sentimental handmade cards exchanged while we listen to memory-filled songs from a specially created playlist. Sexy lingerie and of course steamy ruby-colored stilettos. After all, we have “written the book” (or many books) […]

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Happy Holidays to the Book Lover!

Posted at Dec 5, 2014 1:03 am

 I hope you are having a fabulous holiday season! To help celebrate this festive time, Spencer Hill Press is giving away three gift-stuffed stockings! Gift cards, critiques, books OH MY! Just sign up below to enter. I’m giving away a signed copy of Siren’s Song, fun Siren’s Song swag, and a $10 gift card to […]

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Magical Oreo Ball Recipe

Posted at Dec 4, 2014 5:29 pm

For those of you who have tried these bite-sized bits of heaven, you know why I call them magical. Delicious and not too hard to make. These balls have won my neighborhood cookie exchange for the last 3 years. I’ve decided to bring them this year but not enter them as it just isn’t fair […]

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Get Wicked With Entangled Blog Hop!

Posted at Oct 27, 2014 11:49 am

Hello everyone! I’m Heather McCollum and I write light paranormal romance, both historical and YA contemporary. I have a Scottish historical paranormal romance series out with Entangled (Highland Hearts series). Thanks for stopping by during the Get Wicked With Entangled Blog Hop! Read on to hear about my haunted house or jump to the bottom […]


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