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The Language Of Love, Husband Games Style


Three days ago, CJ Blue (hero of Blissed) snuck into my head and asked if he could write Natalie some poetry for Valentine’s Day.

And because I’m a sucker, I indulged him.

Natalie and I both kinda wish I hadn’t, but he’s very proud of himself, and so here, for you today, Read more >

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Ten Things About Blissed


Because it’s Wednesday, and because I like Top Ten lists, and because I like Blissed, today I’m sharing with you ten little things you might not know about the book and the Most Married-est Town on Earth!

10. Natalie was originally named Tabitha

9. Initially, Bliss had a wedding dress Read more >

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The Husband Games Deleted Scene – CJ Gets Hired at Suckers

It’s Thursday, and my kids are nearing the end of the Summer Vacation That Never Ends, and I’m making steady progress on the second draft of The Battle of the Boyfriends. So I’m feeling like sharing a deleted scene from  Read more >

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The Husband Games Deleted Scenes – Kimmie, Fortune Cookies, Fifty Shades, and CJ-Bot Version Two

Jamie Farrell The Husband Games Misfit Brides of Bliss Book One, a fun small-town contemporary wedding novel


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And on to the deleted scenes!

Have I mentioned my writing process? It goes Read more >

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A Year of Happy Mondays – The Husband Games Edition

Woot! It’s Husband Games party week! So I hope you’ll indulge me as today’s top Monday smiles are ten things from The Husband Games that make me happy. And I hope Read more >

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It’s A Bridezilla Friday!

Bridezilla Name

Happy Friday, y’all!

Over on Facebook, we’ve been having fun playing with The Husband Games Official Bridezilla Namer. Have you gotten your Bridezilla name yet?

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I had Natalie, Lindsey, Read more >

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The Husband Games Launch Day!

Jamie Farrell The Husband Games Misfit Brides of Bliss Book One, a fun small-town contemporary wedding novel

Hooray! Celebrate! Whoop whoop! It’s the official launch day for

The Husband Games!

Get your copy today, while it’s still just $2.99!

Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | Kobo | Google Play

Then come on over to Facebook and RSVP for the official Launch Party! It’s happening next week, and there are some early giveaways coming up very soon. Thanks to everyone who has bought the book and left reviews already – y’all are awesome!

And now on to some bonus launch day fun….

I love giving you fun bonus material, so today’s post is the history of the Husband Games. If you’ve read the book, you might recognize some names. And if you haven’t, read on anyway! 🙂

An Abridged History of Bliss and The Husband Games

The Husband Games is set in Bliss, Illinois. Read more >

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Welcome To Bliss

The Husband Games cover teaser 2

Bliss, Illinois, is the fictional Most Married-est Town on Earth where the Misfit Brides of Bliss series is set. I had a ton of fun building the world of Bliss, and I hope you have as much fun reading the books. Until then, here are a few little tidbits about Bliss.

  1. The main street in Bliss is known as The Aisle, and it’s lined with every kind of shop a bride could need to plan her perfect wedding.
  2. Bliss was almost called Harmony, but there’s already a Harmony Township in Illinois.
  3. Every June, Bliss’s Bridal Retailers Association* sponsors the Knot Festival.
  4. Divorce attorneys are not allowed to practice inside Bliss city limits. In fact, the D-word isn’t to be spoken in a voice any louder than a whisper, and even then, only if it can’t be helped.
  5. It’s Bliss tradition that all the wedding-themed businesses are owned by married couples who pass the business down to their happily married children when they retire.
  6. The Knot Fest parade is called the Bridal March, and all the brides of Knot Fest week are invited to walk down The Aisle in the parade.
  7. Bliss’s most famous landmark, a hundred-foot-high, 90’s-style bridge wedding cake monument (complete with a splash pad to represent a wedding cake fountain), may have been subconsciously inspired by Touchdown Jesus.**
  8. There’s a minor league team in Bliss is called the Bachelors, and I’m pretty sure they play baseball. (Bliss is still somewhat of a work in progress.) The minor league hockey team is probably going to be the Grooms, and they both exist because I think it would be fun to write some stories about hockey and baseball players someday.
  9. Knot Fest is really just an excuse to have the Husband Games, which are a set of challenges in which men compete in the hopes of being named Husband of the Year.
  10. The Husband Games were inspired by a conversation with a friend about whose husband was better.***

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Guest Interview – CJ Blue from The Husband Games Talks Turkey

Special surprise today! I’ve talked CJ Blue, hero of The Husband Games, into stopping by to tell us about his family’s Read more >

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