Books, Sexuality

Comprehensive Sex Education

As a woman, mother, and author, I’ve worked to educate myself about sex. Sex is a loaded word that can refer to many things: gender, biology, the act of procreation, however, all of these things are neither negative or positive, they just are. There are studies that show that CSE leads to fewer unplanned pregnancies,… Continue reading Comprehensive Sex Education

Beckoned, Books, News

COVER REVEAL and PRESALE: Part 5

COVER REVEAL!!! I love my new book baby sooo much. Soren Lund has gotten even sexier and Elena Sol is vibrant and complicated. Get it for only 99-CENTS TODAY! SmartURL.it/AmazonAviva * Feedback from a beta reader: It was everything I hoped for and so much more! It’s seriously brilliant. It kept me wanting more, and the… Continue reading COVER REVEAL and PRESALE: Part 5

Beckoned, Books

Romance Novel Giveaway

☆¸.•*¨*★☆ Spring into Romance Hop & Giveaway ☆★*¨*•.¸☆ An incredible group of authors have come together to celebrate spring. Enter our big giveaway on Laid-back Book Promotions then hop along each page and enter each giveaway. •.☆.• #Giveaway for Aviva Vaughn •.☆.• Enter to win all four BECKONED e-books ***BECKONED, Part 1: From London with… Continue reading Romance Novel Giveaway

Beckoned, Books, Sexuality

Be Careful What You Wish For: the fantasy of “alpha males”

So-called "Alpha" male characters are all the rage. However, as icon after icon falls in the wake of #MeToo, maybe we should ask ourselves if that's a good thing. I had a reader tell me that they were annoyed by my novels'--BECKONED--polite, Danish hero Soren Lund because he wasn’t “Alpha” enough. I waved the comment… Continue reading Be Careful What You Wish For: the fantasy of “alpha males”