WHAT I’M WATCHING: Search WWW

Search WWW PosterAre you tired of damsels in distress and noble idiots? Are you looking for a drama where the woman is really the lead and not just an accessory for the hero? Do you want a drama where the romance is delicious but there’s other story threads that are just as interesting? Then I think you should check out Search WWW.

Search WWW is a breath of fresh air in a world filled with passive heroines who are cringely nice even when wronged. Though most sites credit Bae Ta-Mi as the lead character, the story isn’t just about her. Scarlet and Ga-Kyeong’s stories are just as important to the overall quality of the drama.

The three ladies who are leading this drama are all bosses and aggressively competitive. They take no bullshit. An eye for an eye is their motto. But even as the three make their mark in the technology world, they are all haunted by the same question. Are they sacrificing too much of their personal life for professional success?

If you haven’t watched the series yet, what are you doing with your life? This drama is epic. Each episode will take you on an emotional rollercoaster and leave you with a lingering adrenalin line. The realistic love stories of each woman will leave you satisfied and wishing you had what they had.

This one was really entertaining. Watch it!

 

FIND IT HERE: https://www.viki.com/tv/36618c-search-www?locale=en

 

THE VERDICT: 9/10 because the women were just everything. Minus one point because Ga-Kyeong didn’t get her happy ending.

 

Tell me what you think about it after you’re done. And if you’ve got a good K-Drama, C-drama or J-Drama that you think I should check out; let me know in the comment section.

HOW MANY CHANCES DOES TRUE LOVE DESERVE?

Years ago, Scottie and Logan loved each other. Then she broke his heart and disappeared. Now she’s back. She’s still as beautiful as ever. Still makes his heart race when she smiles. He wants to keep hating her… but that’s kind of hard when he still lusts over her.

Pleasure is now available for your reading pleasure.

Pleasure Website Cover

 

Scottie Harper was Logan Avery’s first love. He was so crazy about her that he handed her his heart on a platter. She promised she’d keep it safe, instead she mercilessly broke it. Then she left.

Years later, she’s back, and she’s nothing like Logan remembered. Now there are shadows in her eyes and she has ‘Do Not Touch’ signs all over her luscious curves. And that’s a problem… because he still wants to touch.

However, regardless of the sparks that still fly whenever they’re in the same room, he’s not sure he should look back. Their past still haunts him. He’s torn between the love he still has and the agony she caused him. Is he strong enough to let himself fall again?

 

To get your copy today, just click on the link to your favorite store/site

Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08C5K5QZD

Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B08C5K5QZD

Amazon CA: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B08C5K5QZD

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/54352173/

 

Enjoy and let me know what you think by leaving a review after you’re done.

WHAT I’M READING: For Keeps By Tiffany Patterson

For Keeps (Tiffany Patterson) CoverI’ve never read anything by Tiffany Patterson despite having seen her books around a lot. Finally, curiosity got the better of me and I finally decided to check out one of her books. I have never regretted sleeping on anyone this much. Ms. Patterson can write. Damn, she can write.

For Keeps is the fourth book from her series Townsend Brothers but can be read as a standalone. I personally read the other three first (because I’m just weird) and I loved all the other Townsends. You should check out the other books in the series.

To be honest, Tyler started out as kind of an asshole. I know, I know, not everyone will agree but when I see a dude licking his lips, blocking a woman’s path and openly checking out her butt on the first day they meet when they’re supposed to be teacher and student just rubbed me a little wrong. If it were real life, I would have punched him regardless of how good he looked. That being said, the author redeemed him through the rest of the book.

Tyler seemed like a laid back dude but that’s just a façade. He is sexy, dangerous and has a one-track mind when he’s going after something he wants – and this time he wants Destiny. Destiny has been burned before and isn’t really interested in something new especially with a sports star. You see where this is going, right?

Long story short; this is a rollercoaster that you want to get on.

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Eve’s Wrath: 6 Things You Might Not Know

EW Website CoverIf I had to pick a book that sticks out from my stable like a sore thumb, I’d definitely go with Eve’s Wrath. It’s definitely different from anything I’ve ever written and frankly, I was a little scared going into it. Though I’ve tried writing Romantic Suspense before there’s usually a mystery being solved. In this case I was just going for straight-up revenge which is new to me.

As if that wasn’t hard enough to chew, I set the whole story within a business environment. So many things could have gone wrong and there was always the risk of the story being boring because the romance takes a backseat to the revenge. Thankfully, it all worked out and from the reviews, it seems like most readers liked it. If you haven’t read the book, you should grab your copy. Do that before reading the rest of this post because there will be spoilers.

Okay, now onto the tea.

1: SHARON HAS NO REMORSE

Sharon WellingSome people wanted to know why Sharon never repented even after going to jail. She still remained as the bitter, evil monster that Eve speared. Why? Because sometimes that’s just how people are. They do not change. If even almost killing Carter (the person she claimed to love the most) didn’t make her rethink her actions, then going to jail was nothing in the grand scheme of things. She has no conscience and will not be getting one anytime soon.

2: CARTER HAD A BROTHER

You remember him, right? Aaron. I didn’t say much about him in the story other than that he was dead and Jackson was his step-son. Frankly, I wish I could’ve at least shown him before his death. He was a really good guy as evidenced by the fact that he was raising a child who wasn’t biologically his. Also, he wasn’t as blinded to Sharon’s faults as Carter was. I hate that he had to die but if he was alive, Eve’s story would never have happened and maybe Sharon could’ve been stopped before she completely crossed over to the dark side.

3: IT WAS INSPIRED BY K-DRAMA ‘SEARCH WWW’

Search WWW PosterIf you’re into kdramas like I am, then I’m sure you know about Search WWW. It’s the story of three women who work in two competitive web portal companies. What impressed me about the whole series was how badass the women were. Bae Ta-mi, the female lead, was great on her own as was the volatile Scarlet. However, Ga-kyeong, Ta-mi’s former boss provided the most inspiration for Eve’s Wrath. She was a fascinating character. Sometimes she had morals, sometimes she had none. Her relationship with her husband and mother-in-law was quite interesting. I won’t lie, it hurt me when her and her husband’s marriage fell apart and I wanted to fix it with a book. So I did!

4: IT WAS WRITTEN ON WATTPAD

The book first came to life on Wattpad. The reason I like to write on Wattpad is because that’s where I started my career. Also, my followers there are awesome. While they read, there are always insightful and encouraging comments that help to guide the writing of the book. I really believe that those comments improved the overall quality of the book because I could see how certain characters were being received and how Eve and Carter’s actions were being perceived. Will I be writing another book on Wattpad? Definitely. If you’d love to read while I write instead of waiting until the book is published, make sure to follow my Wattpad profile. For those who already have an account, my handle is ‘lindaverji’.

5: I’M NOT DONE WITH CARTER & EVE

Not by a long shot. Though their relationship ended on a hopeful note it wasn’t quite what I want for them. After everything these two went through I think they deserve more than a quickie in a hotel room. Even if I don’t write a whole novel for them, expect at least a short story that gives them (and Jackson) an even happier ending.

6: ‘REWRITE THE STARS’ HELPED TO WRITE IT

Have you watched ‘The Greatest Showman’? No? Neither have I 😂. But I love the music that was used in the show. ‘Rewrite the Stars’ by Zac Efron and Zendaya caught my ear because of the lyrics of the song. They matched exactly what I was feeling when writing Carter and Eve’s scenes. Carter was hopeful that their relationship would work while Eve was sure that it wouldn’t. You should try listening to the song sometime. I think you’ll like it.

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Cheers,

Linda.

What I’m Watching: Strangers From Hell

Strangers From Hell PosterAre you scared of the dark? Do you always think someone is watching you even when you’re alone? Have you ever thought that your neighbor could be a serial killer and thus avoid him? Well… this might not be the drama for you.

Strangers from Hell is scary. No, I’m serious. This sh*t is crazy. Don’t touch it with a stick if you’re an easily scared bunny. It will ruin your dreams and make you side eye all your neighbors.

That being said; I’m a scared bunny too and I’m still watching it. I regret nothing (lol). Just to be safe I watch it only during the daytime. Still, it’s just as scary.

The series is an adaptation from a webtoon of the same name. It tells the story of Jong woo, a twenty-something guys who moves to Seoul for a job and ends up staying at an ominous dormitory to save money. The building itself is creepy as hell, but it’s the residents we need to watch out for. Everyone is psychotic, and not in the ‘oh, that’s so cute’ way. People here are CRAZY. Shoot, they even have a murderer or two or three or… let me not ruin it for you. Through the series we get to see Jongwoo’s descent from your average guy to a tormented man who may or may not be crazy too.

Listen; this is NOT for the faint of heart. It is deliciously creepy, gruesome and rattling. If you’re into shows like Hannibal or Killing Eve, you’ll love it. If you’re into flowers and long walks on sunny days, just…… save yourself. I warned you.

FIND IT HERE: https://kissasian.la/strangers-from-hell/

THE VERDICT: 10/10 because it scared the Jesus out of me like it said it would.

Tell me what you think about it after you’re done. And if you’ve got a good K-Drama, C-drama or J-Drama that you think I should check out; let me know in the comment section.