This week, while writing down the nuggets for book four, I realized I wanted to keep track of how the year progresses as I go from that nugget to polished book ready for my editor. Hence, the fancy logo-graphicy thing that is meant to entice me to write what's been going on in the week, and then entice YOU to read it and tell me about YOUR week! Here's where the optimist in me comes out, as I … [Read more...] about The Writing Life #1
Amy Sue Nathan
WHEE! Here we go again! Women's Fiction Writers has been named one of Writer's Digest's 101 Best Websites for Writers 2016! Thank you for helping to celebrate our community! (And, I'm a hub! Who knew?) To celebrate this, and the fact that I've handed in book #3 to my editor, as well as the impending arrival of Spring, I'm offering an editing special deal for the month of April! … [Read more...] about WFW Is Named One Of Writer’s Digest’s Best Websites For Writers 2016
In March 2011, I posted this as the very first WFW blog post. I had no one reading these posts but ME. But the universe answered my call. You answered. WOMEN'S FICTION DEFINED (and yes, we're still doing this today, aren't we?) With that post, Women's Fiction Writers was born. It had been a long time coming. I just couldn't find what I wanted online. I had been a blogger since 2006, … [Read more...] about Win 6 Books By Women’s Fiction Authors & a 10-page manuscript critique!
I was fortunate to read an early copy of The Promise of Forgiveness by Marin Thomas. It's full of heart, family, and the promise of second chances. It's her first work of women's fiction but not her first book. Not by a long shot! Marin has written (sit down now) over 35 romances. When she approached something new, she wanted a special setting. She wanted it to be different from what readers were … [Read more...] about Guest Post: Man Oh Man! How Author Marin Thomas Created A Setting For Her Novel