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Coming Nov. 18th... Conflict

A novel isn’t a page turner without conflict. Conflict is what keeps us on the edge of seats worried about what will happen next. But managing conflict as a writer–planning it, producing it, keeping it–is an exercise in stamina. 256 more words


Choose Love

The U.S. election is over. A new president will be sworn in this coming January. For the record, I’m writing this post prior to Election Day so don’t think the results swayed my opinion here. 196 more words


Coming Nov. 13... The First Draft

It’s NaNoWriMo season which means lots of us are slogging away at putting thousands of words on a blank page every day. Creating something out of nothing can be exhausting. 84 more words


Guest Post: Romancing the Blog

Four Ways Blogging Can Boost Your Author Brand

by Eliza David

Writing romance is time consuming. The drafts, the revisions, the writer blocks, the plot bunnies – it can take over your life.  416 more words


2016 PYHIAB and Golden Leaf Contest Winners!

New Jersey Romance Writers is proud to announce the winners of our 2016 Put Your Heart in a Book and Golden Leaf Winners Contest! Check out the pictures at the end. 461 more words


NaNoWriMo Made Me A Professional Writer

It may sound like a bit of an exaggeration, but I don’t think it is. Writing 50,000 words in the month of November for the last three years, with the help and support of the… 269 more words

Romance Writers

Golden Leaf Spotlight on Best First Book: Wende Dikec

“Tiger Lily” by Wende Dikec (Inkspell Publishing)

“Who are you?” The words sounded garbled as they escaped from my lips, but he seemed to understand. He raised one dark eyebrow in surprise. 219 more words