Monthly Archive: June 2011

Jun 28

Am I a Romance Writer?

I am beginning to think that my book Conquering Passion is not really a historical romance! While the story does revolve around two people who share passion, but who have difficulty admitting they love each other, the book is about much more than that. I prefer to categorise it as a historical novel about a …

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Jun 23

Writing Contest Results

One of the advantages of belonging to the RWA is hearing about the writing contests the various chapters hold. I entered my novel Conquering Passion into my very first contest in May and have just received the results. Although I did not make it to the finals, I am buoyed by the encouraging remarks of …

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Jun 20

Manuscript Submitted

Heart in my throat I submitted my manuscript for Conquering Passion to a major publisher. Fingers crossed. The sequel Brothers in Arms is going well.

Jun 04

Hello from Panama

The creative juices are flowing as I sit in a beachfront house in Panama pounding out the lives of my characters on my keyboard. This is a great place to relax and simply do nothing but write. I have¬†conjured up two new characters in my story about the medieval Montbryce family featured in my book …

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