Please visit Ellora's Cave Romantica Publishing for great
erotic romance books
Link to a list of all the ELLORA'S CAVE AUTHORS and their
For Readers, Aspiring Writers, & Authors
Links regarding agents, writing organizations,publishers,
the craft of writing, the submission process, queries,
industry information, and promotion
http://www.aar-online.org/ Association of Author Representatives
– This is an organization with strict guidelines regarding ethical
behavior for agents. If you're interested in a particular agent, it's a
good idea to check and see if he/she is a member. If not, it's good
to inquire whether he/she follows the guidelines for AAR.
Established and approved agents are listed with the organization.
http://www.karenafox.com Author Karen Fox's website. Her site
contains a list of links to writing organizations, readers groups,
writing groups, etc.
http://www.anotherrealm.com/prededitors Preditors and Editors
This site provides an agent list and warns if there have been
problems reported with particular ones. It has a list of publishers
with warnings as well.
http://www.rwanational.org/ The home site for Romance Writers
of America. It is a dues-paying members only organization for both
aspiring authors and published authors. RWA has workshops,
conventions, publisher and agent information, and can provide
valuable contacts for aspiring and pubbed authors. If you wonder
about the reputation of a particular agent, you can ask other
members if he/she has had a positive experience with that person.
http://www.caderbooks.com/ Publisher's Lunch Membership is
steep, but you can sign up for free daily or weekly emails that keep
you current regarding what book deals have been made and other
industry news. Includes author, agent, and publisher info regarding
http://www.sfwa.org/beware This site has warnings about bad
agents, agencies, and publishers. Also includes scams such as fake
writer conferences, reading fee rip-offs, etc.
http://www.charlottedillon.com Website of author Charlotte Dillon
-- There are a TON of great links on this site regarding just about
any info you might need in the writing process. She has articles
regarding how to look for an agent and how the agent/writer
relationship works, among other useful things. VERY comprehensive
http://www.fictionaddiction.net/writers.html Fiction addiction has
a watchdog list that allows authors to warn others about any bad
experiences with agents (anonymously).
http://hipiers.com/publishing.html Piers Anthony’s Internet
Publishing Information – Contains a comprehensive list of internet
publishers. Includes general information but also reports of scams
or negative business practices. Great site to use when you’re
researching where to submit a manuscript. He goes into specific
detail about complaints against publishers and even gives average
book sales if the information is available.
http://www.passionatepen.com Author Jess Michael’s Passionate
Pen website. Great website with tons of information about writing
and publishing. Includes everything from how to write your book,
how to submit your manuscript, lists of good/bad pubs, lists of
good/bad agents, and lots of helpful articles and links regarding the
craft of writing and the publishing industry.
http://www.hollylisle.com/fm/index.html Website of author Holly
Lisle. This site contains free workshops, articles, and information
regarding the nuts and bolts specifics of writing. Includes basic
storytelling information, manuscript info, agent info, and how to
make a living as a writer.
http:/www.rejectioncollection.com Rejection collection site. When
you think you have received the harshest, most brutal rejection slip
ever, go to this site and read this eye opening collection from other
aspiring writers. It will make you feel better. <grin>
http://www.earthlycharms.com Earthly Charms Website. A
company specializing in promotion for writers. They can create and
print various promo materials like bookmarks or conference
giveaways. In addition, check out their workshops. For a small fee
(usually $10 or $20) you can take online workshops dealing with
the craft of writing and the publishing industry.
http://www.vistaprint.com Vista Print is a company where you can
purchase business cards and promo materials such as postcards,
magnets, brochures, and fliers.
LINKS TO ARTICLES REGARDING ROMANCE WRITING
The links listed below are pages containing links to thousands of
articles regarding romance book writing:
http://www.gabrielleluthy.com/articles.html Gabrielle Luth's page
Charlotte Dillon's list of articles
http://www.hodrw.com Heart of Denver RWA chapter has great
articles on writing
The Heart romance club web site -- wonderful articles on the craft
http://www.teresciaharvey.com/hea/articles.html Author Terescia
Harvey's list of articles on writing
Romantic Times Bookclub Magazine articles by romance authors on
Writerspace -- A great site for published writers or those trying to
Writing-World -- An excellent resource for writers
OTHER COOL LINKS
Scott Carpenter's Erotica With A Twist -- Check out his free stories
and get a sneak peek at his latest book. This site is HOT,
HILARIOUS, and FUN. Btw, Scott designed that incredible cover for
WICKED WISHES. Besides being a talented author, he's a wonderful
cover artist, too!
Lora Leigh's Home Page -- Lora is a wonderful erotic romance
writer whose award-winning stories include WOLF'S HOPE and
MARLY'S CHOICE. Her heroes are strong alpha types and the
sexual tension sizzles!
Denise A. Agnew's Home Page -- Denise writes smart, fun stories of
romantic suspense, the paranomal, erotic romance and more! Her
characters are gutsy and witty and really slip into your heart.
Good Vibes -- Store and magazine -- sex toys, adult videos for
women, sex info and advice, etc. all geared toward women
Marilyn Lee's Place -- Get information regarding erotic romance
author Marilyn Lee's great books, including excerpts! Oh, and did I
mention those lusty vampires?
Lani Aames Web Site -- Visit her author site to read the excerpts
and news about her latest romantica books. Lani has great
contemporary , paranormal, and nonparanormal books!
Jaid Black -- Author Jaid Black is so incredibly talented! Check out
her terrific books. You won't be sorry. Her stories cover a wide
variety of genres but they have one great thing in common --
they're always hot.
Sahara Kelly -- Author Sahara Kelly's website What can I say? This
talented lady is a wonder. She writes great erotic romance stories in
practically every genre. I like her historical erotic romance stories
best. No wait -- I like her vampire story, too. No wait --- then
there's the one about the hero...well, you get the idea. <grin> She
has a story for every mood.:)
Annie Windsor -- Don't miss erotic romance author Annie Windsor's
web site. If you stop by her blog, you'll find evidence of her wit --
and her inspiring weight loss journey. She's a lady who will
entertain you with her books and inspire you with her heart and
Veronica Chadwick -- Talented author Veronica Chadwick writes
wonderful erotic romance stories! Check out her website and enjoy
Shelby Morgen -- Shelby writes in several different genres (fantasy,
contemporary, suspense) but her stories all have one great thing in
common...erotic romance. <grin>
REVIEW SITES (in random order)
The Romance Studio
A Romance Review
Coffee Time Romance
Romance Reviews Today
Just Erotic Romance Reviews
Fallen Angel Reviews
All About Romance
The Best Reviews
Escape To Romance
Affaire de Coeur
My Book Cravings
Smart Bitches Who Love Trashy Novels