November Member News and December Meeting Date

Congratulations to our members on all of their achievements in the past month!

  • K.A. Mitchell presented the keynote address at the Writer’s Workshop at the GayRomLit Retreat in Atlanta.  The cover for Bad Influence is now available, and the book releases on June 17, 2014.  K.A. also signed with agent Saritza Hernandez at the Corvisero Agency.
  • Jeanette Grey contracted a new-adult gay erotic romance with Samhain.  The book will release Summer 2014.
  • Marie Lark is publishing her first book, Indelible Ink, with Ellora’s Cave.  The release date for the book is December 6, 2013.
  • Tim Farley received seven rejections.
  • Tracey Lyons hit the Amazon Kindle bestsellers list with A Surprise for Abigail in historical, suspense, and historical romance categories.  Writing as Tracey Sorel, the cover of her book, Zinfandelity, finaled in the EPIC Artemis 2014  Awards.
  • Autumn Jones Lake pitched to an editor at the New Jersey Romance Writer’s Conference and was asked to submit a full manuscript.  The manuscript has been submitted.
  • Christine Driedel made PRO.

If you have news to share, be sure to let us know about it at our December meeting, which will take place December 7, 2013. Member Jeanette Grey will be presenting a workshop on setting up a basic author website using WordPress.

Please note that our December meeting will take place on the first Saturday of the month, rather than the second.

Writing Resources

Special thanks to our member K.A. Mitchell for hunting up some great writing resources to share.

Plot Generators

Title Generators

Character Generators

Writer’s cheat sheet

Worksheets

Writers Helping Writers