About a year ago I wrote a little post about women's fiction and launched this blog. I wanted to read about women's fiction and connect with other women's fiction writers and authors. Who knew WFW would take on a life of its own? Who knew I'd start referring to it by initials? Not me! Many of the published authors who keep this site going with their insightful, funny, honest, heartfelt … [Read more...] about Put On Your Fancy Hats! It's Women's Fiction Writers 1-Year Blogiversary Mega Book Giveaway!
How many books did you read and finish in 2011? E-book or tree book, fiction or non-fiction, self-published or traditionally published, genre or literary, zombie or regency, romance or horror. You know, any book at all. I read 38. Of those 38, 36 of them were fiction of one flavor or another. Those 38 are in addition to the manuscripts I read for clients and agents. I didn't set out 2011 to … [Read more...] about A poll: How many books did you read in 2011?
Every year during the holidays I post this poem I wrote years ago. I hope you like it a latke. I wish you all a happy, merry everything. May your ideas all be shiny and bright. ~ Amy A Jewish Mom's Christmas Poem I’ve never had Christmas, it’s to my dismay As I love all the lights, and the trees and the sleigh I long for the red and the green M&Ms There’s a hole in my heart, where a caroler … [Read more...] about Oy! A Jewish Mom's Christmas Poem
Before the Hanukkah-Christmas-Kwanzaa-New Year's Eve-winter break-travel frenzy envelopes us one hundred percent, I wanted to look back at the past nine months of Women's Fiction Writers. First I'll say... WHOA, BABY! and then... WATCH OUT 2012, HERE WE COME! What started as my hopeful attempt to reach women's fiction writers and authors has become a full-fledged destination blog where the craft … [Read more...] about Gearing Up for 2012 With Women's Fiction Writers