Welcome to 2014

Happy New Year, everyone! Please join us on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1 p.m. for a great presentation by our own K.A. Mitchell on overcoming writer’s block. We’re also excited to welcome our new Executive Board. President: Christine Dreidel Vice President: Kate Lago Secretary: Jeanette Grey  Treasurer: Jean C. Gordon Thank you so …

December Member News

Please join us in celebrating our members’ achievements this month: Jeanette Grey’s new novella, When It’s Right, was published on 12/3/13 by Samhain. In addition, her book, Take What You Want, was named one of Library Journal’s Best Books of 2013 in the category of Romance E-books. Marie Lark’s novel, …

Writing Resources

Special thanks to our member K.A. Mitchell for hunting up some great writing resources to share. Plot Generators http://www.wherethemapends.com/writerstools/writers_tools_pages/randomizer.htm http://rangen.co.uk/writing/plotgen.php Title Generators http://mdbenoit.com/rtg.htm http://www.noemata.net/pa/titlegen/ Character Generators Description: http://rangen.co.uk/chars/appgen.php Motive: http://rangen.co.uk/chars/motivegen.php Quirks: http://www.nicholasmcrae.com/CharacterQuirks.html Fake names / even car brands / zip codes / passwords: http://www.fakenamegenerator.com/order.php Writer’s cheat sheet http://www.writerscheatsheet.com/writing/cheatsheet.pdf Worksheets http://iconoclasticwriter.com/nanowrimo-prep-plot-development-and-profile-worksheets-visualizing-collage-and-more/ Writers Helping Writers http://writershelpingwriters.net/writing-tools/

October Member News and Upcoming Meeting Dates

Congratulations to our members on all of their achievements in the past month! Jean Gordon’s  release date for Small-Town Midwife is March 2014. Bebe Knight’s first release, An Element of Time, was published 9/24/13 through Solstice Publishing. Jeanette Grey has joined RWA’s Professional Author’s Network (PAN). Cara Connelly’s novella, The Wedding …

Fall 2013 Meeting Dates

We are pleased to announce our meeting dates for Fall 2013. Please join us for industry news, networking, and all-new workshops about the business and craft of writing. Newcomers and guests are always welcome! Sept 14, 2013 – Jen Talty and Jennifer Probst Jen Talty and Jennifer Probst will be presenting at …

Meet Our Authors

CR-RWA is proud to be home to authors in every genre of romance writing, pursuing a wide variety of career paths in today’s changing publishing industry. Find out more about them on our recently updated Author page.