Tag Archives: Romance Writers of America

Golden Heart ® Finalist Week 1

What a busy week with my Golden Heart ® sisters. I have to get used to using that term. The whole experience still feels like a dream. It’s not, though. I’ve checked several times. My name is still on the … Continue reading

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I’m a 2017 Golden Heart ® Finalist!!!

I’m a 2017 Golden Heart ® Finalist!!! Wow. Congrats to all the finalists. I’ll see you at the Romance Writers of America conference in July. 2017 Golden Heart Finalists Contemporary Romance Always Sunny by Kimberly MacCarron Far-Fetched Love by Priscilla … Continue reading

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Today’s the Day

If you’re a member of Romance Writers of America, you know today is the day registration opens for their annual conference. This is a big deal because it’s also the first day to book a room at the conference hotel. … Continue reading

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Register Now for Romance Writers of America’s Annual Conference

In case you haven’t heard, today is THE BIG DAY. Romance Writers of America started taking registrations for its annual conference this morning. If you’ve never been before, this conference is HUGE. There will be pitch appointments with agents and … Continue reading

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Attending a Writers’ Conference? Plan Ahead

The Romance Writers of America national conference is just around the corner. I. Can’t. Wait. Whether you’re going to that particular conference or another, it’s important to plan ahead. This can be anything from bringing comfortable shoes or a snack … Continue reading

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Writing Conference Survival Guide

The countdown for the 2015 Romance Writers of America conference is on. July can’t get here fast enough. Probably just as well considering there’s still so much to do. If this is your first time attending a conference (or this … Continue reading

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Critique Group Contest Hints

Here are a few more hints for my critique group contest. In case you missed the details, I’ll add the original post below or you can go here. Hint #5: Make sure you send your entry to my Hotmail e-mail … Continue reading

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Four Things to Do After a Writers’ Conference

Many authors have recently returned from the Romance Writers of America conference, myself included. What a blast, right? But, you can’t live in RWA bliss forever, though I tried—even dreamed of the conference for several nights afterward. Not to mention, … Continue reading

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8 Common Mistakes Writers Make at Conferences

I did it. I registered for Romance Writers of America’s Annual Conference. Yep. I’ll be in San Antonio, Texas in July. Whoop! Whether you’re planning on attending this conference or any other, you need to know eight common mistakes writers … Continue reading

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Editor’s First Aid: CPR for Your Dying Manuscript

Guess what! I’m teaching a new class called Editor’s First Aid: CPR for Your Dying Manuscript. Check out the details below. Maybe the horror stories about the hard road to publication are keeping you from finishing your novel. Maybe you’ve … Continue reading

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