With us today!Author of "A Hero's Heart"
Rad-Reader: How did you come up with such an intense character as Jarrett Brandt?
Amber:I adore tough, flawed heroes, especially those battling addiction, so I suppose Jarrett is a homage to action movie heroes. You know the kind, bad boys who are ice on the outside, cotton candy on the in, filled with personal honor and wild in bed? YUM!
Rad-Reader: His father was a piece of work, right there in your face. But, was his mom made to be passive aggressive or was that just me reading more into it?
Amber:I don’t believe that Linda, Jarrett’s mom, was passive-aggressive. Even though she was an obedient wife, she was strong when it counted and often put her foot down and defied her husband when needed. She was hesitant and timid toward her son because she didn’t want to push him away.
Rad-Reader: I felt his pull to come home was to show himself he could face his demons, his brother being the safest. Or …