January 2017 meeting

Join us this Saturday, January 14, 2017, for our first meeting of the year. Our very own Marie Lark will lead an interactive plotting workshop to help you get your writing year off to a great start: Plotter or Pantser, 8 elements every novel plot needs. Whether you’re a detailed outliner …

December 2016 author celebration

Join us this Saturday, December 10, for our annual author celebration. Our members’ accomplishments will be recognized, and we will discuss chapter and individual goals for the coming year. The celebration begins at 1pm. It will be preceded by a brief board meeting at 12:30pm. We hope to see you …

November 2016 Meeting

Join us this Saturday, November 12, 2016. Our business meeting will include elections for the 2017 board, after which author Karen Rock will present a workshop on emotional writing. Karen Rock – Creating Genuine, Emotional Scenes that Avoid Clichés Emotional honesty is the greatest gift an author can give. In this …

Before You Hit Send workshop with Angela James is this Saturday!

Just a reminder that our all-day master class workshop with the Executive Editor of Harlequin’s Carina Press Angela James will take place this Saturday, September 10. This is your last chance to sign up – registration closes soon! Before You Hit Send is a hands-on self-editing workshop for authors at all …

August 2016 meeting

Join us Saturday, August 13, at the East Greenbush Public Library for our monthly meeting. This month, we will NOT have a business meeting. However, we invite members to arrive at 1pm as usual for an informal chat about the state of the industry and a chance to catch up with …

June 2016 Member News

Capital Region Romance members had another outstanding month! Congratulations to everyone on their accomplishments. Marie Lark’s fourth book, The First Morning After, released from LooseID on June 7. Kelli Newby’s book won the Fire And Ice competition in the Contemporary Romance category. Debby Nolan’s sweet romance Starting Over is coming …

June 2016 Meeting

Join us this Saturday, June 11, at the East Greenbush Library for our monthly meeting. Our board will meet at 12:30, followed by a general business meeting at 1 p.m. At 2p.m., we will be joined by hybrid author Audra North, who will present a workshop on self-publishing. Audra North …

May 2016 Member News

Congratulations to our members on another productive and successful month! Susie Warren’s new release The Sheltered Heiress is available for pre-order. Kathryn Biel’s Jump, Jive, and Wail has been nominated for a RONE by InD’tale Magazine. Her book Killing Me Softly is now available in audio book.