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Rob Healy has everything he wants, or will have once he’s built his new resort on a small island in the…
ROSEMARY GEMMELL is our Guest of Honour today at the Author Roast and Toast. Come join in the fun and help her celebrate the release of her book 'Dangerous Deceipt'. Leave a comment for your chance to win a copy of her book.
Added by Hywela Lyn on June 24, 2011 at 20:30 — No Comments
I'm really doing this as a test post because someone said they couldn't get an image to post to FoR.
That aside, over at Romantic Friday Writers we hold a weekly challenge for romance writers. Whether you're a published or aspiring romance writer it's a great marketing tool and window on your wares!!!
All you have to do to participate is a select a 400 word snippet…Continue
Added by Francine Howarth on June 22, 2011 at 22:00 — No Comments
The group blog I belong to is holding is first Blogfest to celebrate gaining 100 followers.
It's easy and fun - all you have to do is tell us about the first 'adult' book (as opposed to a chioldren's book) you ever read.
Was it a classic, or was it something you had to hide from your Mom?
Sign up and tell us about it! …Continue
(Or you can just click the blog 'feed' on my…Continue
Retro Centre and Samuel Pepys
I always enjoy visiting St Albans. Yesterday I visited a treasure house of items from times past at a Retro Centre, which I will visit again, and I shall attend the Retro Fair next weekend.
The Retro Centre is divided into sections where different sellers arrange their wares. China, glass, curios, soft furnishings, clothes and a treasure house of books.
As I went round I yearned to own a…Continue
My rocky road is not an unusual one but it has required determination.
Years ago. when I lived in Kenya, I had two novels accepted by mainstream uk publishers. Both contracts fell through - it's too long a story to go into detail. When I approached the Society of Authors I was advised that a publication date should always be included in the contract between the agent and the publisher. If it is not, the publisher can hang onto a novel without publishing…Continue
Added by Rosemary Morris on June 16, 2011 at 7:07 — No Comments
I am so easily distracted! Supposed to be sorting out the first draft of my novel so I can submit it to the NWS and I keep finding lots of interesting and fun distractions on this site!
And on that note.......
Catch up with…Continue
I'm 'in the author spotlight' with Cate Masters this week and would be delighted if you'd pop in to say hi.
Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of my recently released contemporary romance 'His Leading Lady', published by Whiskey Creek Press (…Continue
Added by Paula Martin on June 6, 2011 at 18:00 — No Comments
I could really do with the benefit of everyone's experience and wisdom as I am seriously floundering like a beached whale! I write supernatural romance. It has a humurous edge but not at the cost of intensity between the love interests and there is definite suspense and darker threats.
I finished the first book at the end of last year and have done very little with it because I simply have no idea where to send it. The red book doesn't list agents specialising in…Continue
Added by Lena Goldfinch on June 1, 2011 at 20:20 — No Comments