The future of RWA

Over the holiday break, the members of the romance writing community were stunned by a series of events within the national organization of Romance Writers of America. I’ve been a member since 2011, and as of January 1, became the president of my local chapter,...
RWA16 San Diego Conference Recap

RWA16 San Diego Conference Recap

The RWA national conference was a whirlwind few days, but I can honestly say I grew and learned more in those three days than in the whole year before it! It was a fabulous conference with so many wonderful opportunities to meet new people and reconnect with contacts...
California Romance

California Romance

I’m preparing to go back to California for the first time since we moved last summer. I’ve been missing my family and friends, and also the flavors of SoCal, so expect me to be over-indulging in In-N-Out before the long drought begins again. It’s a...
Spring forward

Spring forward

I’m learning that spring in Connecticut is an inconstant thing, prone to mood swings and impossible to predict. Sort of like some annoying romance heroines, to tell the truth. The warmer than average winter we had was a nice way to ease into East Coast life, but...
2014 RWA Conference Gallery

2014 RWA Conference Gallery

I had so much fun at the annual RWA national conference in San Antonio last week. It was my first national writers conference, and I tried to wring something out of every moment (with some breaks to rest since I am six months pregnant). Here’s a visual diary of...