April Member News

Congratulations to our members for continuing to make progress in their publishing careers! Jeanette Grey’s latest book, Eight Ways to Ecstasy, released on April 5 from Forever. Marie Lark signed a contract with Loose Id for her new book The First Morning After for a summer release. Jean C. Gordon’s …

April 2016 Meeting

Join us Saturday, April 9, 2016, for our monthly meeting. The board will meet at 12:30 to discuss our affiliation report, followed by a general business meeting at 1pm. At 2pm, Elia Winters will present a workshop on Romance Tropes and Feminism. This workshop will address some common romance concepts through the …

March Member News

Congratulations to our members for all their accomplishments in the past month. Jeanette Grey’s latest book, Confessions In The Dark, released on March 1 from Forever Yours. Her April release, Eight Ways To Ecstasy, was named a Top Pick by RT Magazine. Kathryn R. Biel published her sixth novel, Live …

Annual Dues Are…Due!

A reminder to all members that it’s time to pay dues for the year. Dues are $30, and can be paid via credit card through the myRWA website (https://www.rwa.org/p/pr/vi/prodid=892), or by check, made out to Capital Region Romance Writers of America. Our treasurer will be collecting checks at our March meeting, or …

March 2016 Meeting

Join us for our upcoming meeting on Saturday, March 12, 2016. Our very own Frankie Bailey will be presenting a workshop on researching your novel. Frankie Bailey – Using Research to Find the Heart of Your Novel This workshop explores how research can be used not only to answer “need to know” questions …

February 2016 Member News

Congratulations to our members who are continuing to make huge strides in their careers. Jeanette Grey’s book Through The Static won a Galaxy Award as one of the best Science Fiction Romances of 2015. Anna C. Bowling sold two articles to Heroes and Heartbreakers. Jean C. Gordon received a request …

Lonnie McManus Shares Her Inspiration and the Best Writing Advice She Ever Got

Today I’m sitting down with long-time CR-RWA member Lonnie McManus to talk about why she loves writing romance, and why she thinks CR-RWA is a great resource for writers at all stages of their careers. Cara Connelly: Hi Lonnie! You’ve been a familiar friendly face at CR-RWA ever since I …