Have you ever dreamed of writing a romance novel? Have you ever wanted feedback from professional authors and editors? Then now’s your chance! Rose City Romance Writers (the local Portland, Oregon chapter of Romance Writers of America) is holding their annual Golden Rose Contest. Get all the info HERE. Highlights: The contest opens March 1st, … More #WriterWednesday: Golden Rose Contest
Attention all writers! Have you been looking for a short, intensive writers conference? Look no further! The Rose City Romance Writers (Romance Writers of America’s Portland, Oregon chapter) is having their annual Spring Fling: Sell Your Book. It’s open to all writers regardless of whether or not you belong to the RWA or the local … More #WriterWednesday: Sell Your Book
Earlier this month I attended the RWA Nationals in San Diego. The three week trip covered much more than the RWA conference and San Diego, but I’ll get to that later. For now I want to share some of my amazing experiences at RWA. Because I fan girled. HARD. One of the wonderful things about … More 10 Things I Learned from Nora Roberts: My #RWA Experience
What’s in a cover? Well, quite a lot, actually. A beautiful book cover will sing to you like a siren’s song, begging you to pick it up and discover what’s between the pages. And there’s nothing so fun and juicy as a book cover reveal. For today’s Writer Wednesday, I’m handing Le Olde Blogge over … More What’s In A Cover?
Kissing Mr. Darcy Like half the women in the known universe, Emma Roberts is in love with Mr. Darcy. When the opportunity to live in London presents itself, she jumps at the chance determined to find her own Mr. Darcy. Alas, the road to true love isn’t quite as smooth as one might hope. Nik … More Kissing Mr. Darcy Available NOW! Get it on #iBooks #Amazon and #Kobo #contemporaryromance #romcom
Had an amazing time this past weekend at Passion in Portland 2015. Met some great authors, awesome readers, AND got to make a fool of myself at karaoke. Let’s just say I’m REALLY looking forward to PiP 2016! Coming up this weekend is another event I’ve really been looking forward to: Rose City Comic Con. … More Almost time for #RoseCityComicCon!
If you follow me on Facebook, you’ve probably noticed I’ve been posting a lot of teasers for something called Angel’s Fall. You might have even asked yourself, “What is this Angel’s Fall thing?” Ask no more. I’ve got answers! About a month ago, an author friend of mine (Belinda Boring. Go check her out.) who … More What’s Up With This #Angel Thing? #romance #amwriting
Our next Passion in Portland author, Stace Lee, is no stranger to this blog. She’s had a guest spot before for her awesome paranormal romance. And she hangs out with me every month at the Portland Peeps (where a bunch of us crazy authors and bloggers get together to get plastered have dinner and chat). … More #PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #ParanormalRomance Author Stace Lee
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ve probably heard of the super amazing romance author/reader event, Passion in Portland. (For more info click HERE) Over the next few weeks, I’ll be introducing you to some of the AMAZING authors who will be at PiP signing their books and sharing their love of all things … More #PassionInPortland Author Spotlight: #Fantasy Author Miranda Mayer
I am obsessed. Deeply, completely, totally obsessed. With scifi romance. It’s always been a thing for me. A guilty pleasure, if you will (minus any actual guilt). Every since I started reading romance lo these many years ago, I’ve often taken forays into the exotic planets (and men) of the SFR genre. From Dara Joy’s … More What To Read Next: Hot #Aliens and Metabolism-Boosting Chocolate? It’s #SciFiRomance!