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Upcoming Famous and Fabulous Romance Writers

The Upcoming Famous and Fabulous Romance Writers are five aspiring and emerging RWA members. Like many new RWA members, we…

Australian Women Writers Challenge 2018

I have just signed up to the Australian Women Writers Challenge for 2018. The website says the challenge is to…

Point of view: getting up close and personal

Recently I was lucky enough to attend a course hosted by the Queensland Writers Centre and beloved Australian romance author…

Why I read romance

I am up to page 16 of a novel by Stephanie Laurens. I’m feeling a little tired, a little harassed….

Ticking off goals

A member of the facebook writing group I am in suggested we list off our October goals at the start…

Stressed out about your synopsis?

You’re not alone. Everyone hates writing a synopsis. But, guess what? There’s help available. If you’re a member of the…

Planning a series?

I recently attended a session  at a conference run by best-selling Australian romantic suspense author Chris Taylor, whose website can…

Five-minute pitch – the panic before the first pitch ever

So I attended the annual conference of the Romance Writers of Australia this weekend in Brisbane (RWA2017) and all the…