Welcome to the Southern Louisiana Chapter of the Romance Writers of America


We’re writing romance in the New Orleans region.

When we aren’t busy writing, we’re doing what we can to educate and inform both aspiring and published writers.

Please see our Events page for up to date information on our programs.

The Southern Louisiana Chapter of Romance Writers of America (SOLA) is a non-profit literary organization dedicated to the craft and business of writing book length fiction.
The purpose of SOLA is to educate and inform both aspiring and published writers by providing a forum for its members to obtain and disseminate information regarding writing techniques, publishing, marketing, and networking with other writers and industry professionals.
SOLA provides its members with continuing support and education in order to help them establish and advance their careers in the writing field.

SOLA Meeting Reminder
Saturday, August 16th

Jefferson Parish Eastbank Library

4747 W. Napoleon Ave, Metairie, LA

10:00 AM


http://solawriters.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/farrahrochon.jpg?w=584For Serious Plotters Only: How to go from an idea to a fully-developed plot before you ever type Chapter One.

Self-professed obsessive plotter Farrah Rochon will take you through her step-by-step method for plotting. Topics to be covered include characterization, GMC, brainstorming with purpose, story-structure methods, and storyboarding.

USA Today Bestselling author Farrah Rochon has garnered much acclaim for her Bayou Dreams and New York Sabers football series with Harlequin’s Kimani Romance imprint. The author of over twenty novels and novellas, Farrah has been nominated for the prestigious RITA Award from Romance Writers of America and an RT BOOKReviews Reviewer’s Choice Award. She spends way too much money on chocolate and Broadway shows.