The RITA — the highest award of distinction in romance fiction — recognizes excellence in published romance novels and novellas. The Golden Heart recognizes excellence in unpublished romance manuscripts.
Sabrina Jeffries novel If the Viscount Falls was nominated for a RITA in the Historical Romance Long category.
Pamela Kopfler has two works nominated for the Golden Heart Award. One More Breath is nominated in the Inspirational Romance category and Better Dead is nominated in the Paranormal Romance category.
Congratulations, Sabrina and Pamela, for being recognized for your great writing talent.
Entries must be received or postmarked by or on
July 15, 2014 the extended due date of July 31, 2014. Send entries to contest coordinator: N. Genovese, 237 Pi Street, Belle Chasse, LA 70037.
Steam punk writer, riverboat pilot and paranormal researcher, Rob Cerio, revealed the secrets and wonder of constructing unique worlds for your characters and their adventures – even those you haven’t dreamed of – yet. You can learn more about this semi-finalist for the 2011 Amazon breakthrough novel award and steam punk aficionado at http://www.robcerio.com/
The Southeast Louisiana Chapter of the Romance Writers of America (SOLA) event took place on January 18th at 10:00am, at the Jefferson Parish Library, East Bank, 4747 West Napoleon Avenue in Metairie.