[20 Questions] Nicky Fox @authornickyfox

What is the wallpaper on your cellphone?
It's a scene from Hayao Miyazki's movie, Kiki's Delivery Service. 
What are three things that you always keep handy at all times?
eos lip balm, water & a hair tie.
What inspires you, or where do you look for inspiration?
Music is a big inspiration to me. It can create a mood, memory and make me dance. I don't really look for inspiration. I know what environments supply me with inspiration. It usually happens when I'm in the car or zoning out, in the shower, doing dishes. It's times when my brain is free to wonder. 
What is your most favorite time in History? 
I like the Victorian era. The uncomfortable fashion, the grandeur of homes, the innocence of the time. Also, there was the wild west. 
Who are three women in time, real or imaginary, worth looking up to? Why?
Harriet Tubman, because one person can make a difference and save tons of lives. Helen Keller, even if you have a disadvantage you can use it to your advantage and be extraordinary. Anne Frank, she made me believe words are powerful! I know this sounds like a school report but these ladies made history for good reasons. 
Who is the first person you call when you are having a bad day?
My Mom 💗
What kind of drunk person do you turn into when you drink?
I'm a sleepy drunk. I pass out. Then, I stir four hours later wide awake. lol 
If you could be any color in the big box of crayons, which one would you be?
Cerulean, it's a pretty blue that sounds like an alien race. 
What is your favorite 90’s throwback jam?
Madonna- Vogue
What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
Swenson's Sticky Chewy Chocolate ice cream. Yeah, it's just as good as it sounds. 
What is your biggest baddest guilty pleasure?
Guylian Belgian chocolate with hazelnut filling
Who is your favorite author, and/or what is your favorite book?
C.L.O.U.D.S. by Pat Cummings. It was the first book I checked out multiple times at the library.Yes, I know it's a children's book. It's still the bomb. I mean, she wrote a book about artists whose job is to paint the sky. Genius. 
If you could throw a parade, what type of parade would you throw and why?
Oh, man. I'd love to throw a parade like the one in the movie Ferris Bueller. Everyone can dance and just have fun.
Do you ever hide secrets in your books that only a few people would find?
Yes, I like to include some of my favorite things in my books. It makes it that more personal. In my book My Pin-up Girl, the main characters are named after movie characters that I love.😉
What is one food, or drink, that you could NEVER give up?
Cheerios! It's a lifetime love. 
What was the hardest scene, or book, for you to write?
The reconciliation scene. In a scene where the couple comes together, the words have to be precise and believable. It's a delicate dance that you want to get right. 
Do any of the scenes in your books come from personal experience, or actually events, and are you willing to tell us about one?
Yes, there's a scene in My Pin-up Girl that has happened to me.The heroine forgets she's not wearing a bra under a sheen white t-shirt. Well, the hero gets an eyeful. I hate wearing bras. 
If you were on death row, what would your last meal be?
Long John Silver's Chicken planks with extra crumbs. Yeah, I don't like seafood but I love their greasy batter goodness. 
If you were forced to open a bakery, what would you name it?
Bluffin with my Muffin 
 Would You Rather...
Be permanently transported 200 years into the future, or be permanently transported 200 years into the past?
I'd love to go 200 years into the past. I mean, ideally I'd love to go back to 1743 and get me an Outlander but 1817 is cool too. 
 Looking Forward...
What are you currently working on? 
I'm working on the second book in the "My Girl series," called My Hook Up Girl. It's Evie's story and she gets herself a delicious Alpha male. 
What other plans do you have with your writing? 
Oh, my goodness. I have two other books I'm writing, along with Evie's story. One is a shifter book and the other is a Boss RomCom. It's on like Donkey Kong. 
When is your next book possibly going to release? 
It'll be next year (2018) sometime. I'm striving for January, but no definite date set yet. 

 More About Nikki Fox!
Nicky lives in the Big D, Dallas, Texas that is. She loves reading romantic books with sexy times and loves writing them even more. Nicky is a ninja, stationery addict, and a movie buff. She eats cookie dough while she writes. If you like long walks on the beach, steamy books with sexy man candy then Nicky is your girl.
Check out her books!
I’m a farmer. I love to have my feet planted in the dirt and my hands digging in the soil. I don’t expect to have my hands on the new enticing morsel next door. She bakes me an apple pie and prances around in these sexy red boots. I’m a Southern boy with manners. The way I’m thinking about that girl is anything but friendly.
I’m a painter. I’ve moved to the countryside for some inspiration. There’s inspiration alright, right next door. My horse dumps me right in this cowboy’s lap. He comes to my rescue while shirtless. What’s a girl to do? Sometimes you gotta take the bull by the horns and giddy up.
When Hunter’s farm becomes in jeopardy will their love stay strong or will it buck them off on their keisters?

Evie Walker’s life is finally falling into place. Her career is on the rise, she’s surrounded by her friends and has an apartment in the heart of downtown Dallas. Evie feels she’s finally escaped her rough and tumultuous past. However, she didn’t prepare for Jake Westley. He’s as mysterious as he is handsome. They kindle a searing sensual affair. Evie begins to unravel Jake’s secrets. With their pasts catching up with them, can they save each other? Or will their past rip them apart, leaving them even more broken than before?

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