On Golden Heart

>This week is always a big week in the romance writing world because the RITA and Golden Heart finalists are announced. The RITA and Golden Heart awards are run by the Romance Writers of America and are essentially the Oscars for published and unpublished romance writers respectively. So big congrats…

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After the call

So I thought I’d keep a record of when various things happen between getting the call and my first book actually hitting the shelves. With the caveat that every publisher is slightly different, so this is how it works with my editor (Jessica Wade), my agent (Miriam Kriss) and Ace/Roc…

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A new place to play

So from Monday 15th (US time), a bunch of my fellow Golden Heart finalists and I will be blogging over at Nobody Writes It Better. We’ve always called ourselves the 007’s hence the Bond references : ) We’re kicking off with Gail Fuller hosting Robyn Grady and Melissa James. So…

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Amazon fail

Dear Amazon If your customers wish to exclude adult content from their search results and you feel it necessary to address that wish, you provide them with a little check box on the search page that says “exclude adult content from results”. You do NOT start stripping authors of their…

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Bad blogger

I know, I know, I’ve been a bit awol. That’s because my brain’s been a bit awol with another cold…or maybe it’s the same cold. Whatever it is, I’ve been fighting off fuzz-head all week. I think of things to blog about and then they dissolve in my brain before…

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Blue for Blue

So, the bro has a blog about books and comics etc that deal with superheroes or people doing super stuff…it includes straight super heroes, your super spies like Bond, James (omg Daniel Craig is hot) Bond, and your vampire slayer type stuff. His romance category was very sad and consisted…

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