About Alicia Thorne

Alicia Thorne got her start one day when I accidentally wrote erotica. How do you accidentally write erotica? Well, you start with this really great larger-than-life hero. Rhianen was his name and he was as horny as hell, so I wrote a number of explicit sex scenes for him (he was very appreciative), added a plot, then consulted my romance writing colleagues.

“What would you call this?” I asked.

“Congratulations!” they said. “You’ve written erotica!” Then I even won an award for it.

I stuck Rhianen in a drawer because at that time I was not a writer of erotica, and then one day Alicia wrote Inventing Sin based on my life as a college professor – loosely based on my life as a college professor, I hasten to add – and I thought, “Hmm. Might as well put Alicia to work.”

So far, she’s written: