SOLA Congratulates Golden Heart and RITA Nominees

Sabrina 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 The Golden Heart recognizes excellence in unpublished romance manuscripts.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 KopflerPamela 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.

Author Rob Cerio’s January 2014 Presentation

ImageSteam 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

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.