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FF: The Benefits of Selling Later in Your Career

It’s Frabjous Friday, time to have some fun and celebrate our successes. If you have good news, I invite you to let us know about it in a comment so we can happy dance with you. I’m excited to have … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Author Kit Wilkinson

Kit Wilkinson will never forget the events of 2008. She finaled in the Romance Writers of America® inspirational category of the Golden Heart®, won, and went on to sell her winning entry, Running from Trouble. Along the way, though, she … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Author Helen Scott Taylor

Helen Scott Taylor joined the ranks of published authors via her win in the American Title IV. Her winning entry and debut novel, The Magic Knot, is being released by Dorchester on January 27 and is currently available for pre-order … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Author Kaye Dacus

Kaye Dacus writes “inspirational romance with a sense of humor.” She’s a Jane Austen “fanatic” who’s loved reading romance since she was a girl and penned her first one as a young teen. Although born in Louisiana, Kaye’s family soon … Continue reading

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Meet Debut Author Robbie Terman

Robbie Terman has been writing stories ever since she sat in front a typewriter. Her first taste of publication came when her mom and third-grade teacher conspired to print and bind a 24-page story Robbie wrote about her summer vacation. … Continue reading

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Meet Writer D.D. Scott

D. D. Scott is a soon-to-be debut, single-title Romantic Comedy queen … well, that’s her plan, as committed to, along with her sanity, in her goal notebook. And if you ask her Sweet Man, he’ll tell you that once a … Continue reading

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Meet Writer Melanie Dickerson

Melanie Dickerson is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW) and Romance Writers of America (RWA). She is the ACFW Book Club Coordinator and the ACFW Deep South Area Coordinator. Her blog, Melanie Writes, draws Christian fiction fans with … Continue reading

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