Death by Editing: Why Writers Turn Neurotic

Do you know how many times I’ve edited my book?  Not enough.  It’s never enough. I edit as I write, and edit twice more before sending it to my critique group, then edit each time I get feedback from a member – all the while going over it again myself and revising.  I scour every […]

2012 RWA Golden Heart Finalists – About My Celebrity Surprise, and Flaming Underpants

* I’m not implying my underpants are on fire.  Read on. You might say the RITA and Golden Heart contests are the equivalent to the Academy or Oscar Awards for the romance fiction industry – which grossed $1.4 billion in sales in 2010.  The RITA Award is for published romance and the Golden Heart Award is for unpublished. Even USA Today Books and […]