Okay, so it’s not the most professional lead in. But yeah, I said it. I peruse several writer forums and on all of them, I see people looking for excuses not to write. They say they are writers, claim their book is the best idea ever. But they don’t write. Their posts are full of… Continue reading Shut up and Write!
If you follow this blog, you have probably noticed that I’m a fan of setting goals. Big goals, little goals, goals for word count, sales and income… I’m all over them. They help me visualize where I want to go and who I want to be as a writer. Plus, meeting a goal feels so… Continue reading Goals!
Most of us have something that sets us off, a trigger that brings the full-on cray-cray. Most writers I know talk about that moment of panic hitting them right after they hit ‘send’ on a submission. My first submission had me a bit anxious. By a bit, I mean I was sick to my stomach… Continue reading Moments of Crazy
Couldn’t attend the workshop that DSRA hosted in November? No problem. We videotaped it for you! This playlist contains six videos. You can watch the entire workshop. Panelists: Shayla Kersten, Voirey Linger, Elle James/Myla Jackson, Delilah Devlin, KD Reep
Look for these new books by DSRA members in November and December. Embracing Eternity – Book 3 in the Heavenly Lovers series Voirey Linger November 2 from Ellora’s Cave Publishing Evangelos has loved Philomela since before time began. He’s dreamed of having her in his arms and his bed. But she never once looked his… Continue reading DSRA Releases
I saw a question posed on Twitter recently, “Who is your all-time favorite romance hero and why?” I’ve probably read tens of thousands of romances over the years, and fallen in love with just about every hero to some degree. That’s what readers are supposed to do, isn’t it, what we romance authors want to… Continue reading My Favorite Hero
Diamond State Romance Authors Chapter 210 of Romance Writers of America® Presents DIY: A Toolbox for Self-Publishing Date: November 17, 2012 Workshop Presentation: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon The workshop schedule includes: · Pros and Cons of Self-Publishing · PR/Marketing · Where to Publish (including small press/e-press options) · Editing · Q&A This group… Continue reading DIY: A Toolbox for Self-Publishing