Writing Journey

2013

December: I signed a literacy agency agreement with Steve Laube from The Steve Laube Agency.

October: I attended the Omega Writers Inc. CALEB Conference in Brisbane, Australia, October 11-12. I participated on two author panels: Romancing the Story and Making the Most of Social Media.

September: I attended the American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW) Conference in Indianapolis, USA, September 13-15.

Official launch of Australasian Christian Writers Group Blog

February: I'm thrilled to announce I signed a six book contract with Harlequin® Love Inspired® Heartsong Presents. The contract is for two 3-book series set in Australia. The first book, Falling for the Farmer, will be a February 2014 release in North America.

2012

August: Attended the Romance Writers of Australia conference at Gold Coast.

July: Launch of the new Australian Christian Readers Blog Alliance (ACRBA).

April: Launch of the 30 Minute Bible Studies blog. Bible Study leaders guides available at Smashwords.

2011

November: Attended the Word Writers Fair in Brisbane.

January: Appointed the 2011 Co-President of the Faith, Hope and Love Inspirational Chapter of RWA.

2010

August: Attended the Romance Writers of Australia Conference in Sydney.

2009

November: Launch of the group blog International Christian Fiction Writers.

August: Attended the Romance Writers of Australia Conference in Brisbane.

January: 'The Boss's Daughter' placed fourth in the inspirational category of The Silicon Valley Chapter of RWA 'Gotcha!' contest.

2008

July: Attended the RWA Conference in San Francisco, July 30 to August 3.
Facilitator and Chairperson for the FHL One Day Conference in San Francisco, July 30.

View conference photos here.

February: Appointed the conference chairperson for the FHL One Day Conference in San Francisco, July 30, 2008.

January: Appointed the 2008 Vice President of the Faith, Hope and Love Inspirational Chapter of RWA (2008-2010).

2007

December: 'The Boss's Daughter' placed third in the inspirational category of The Golden Network's 'Golden Pen' contest.

November: 'The Boss's Daughter' placed second in the inspirational category of The Rose City Romance Writer's 'Golden Rose' contest. Jessica Alvarez from Steeple Hill requested the complete manuscript.

August: Attended the Romance Writer's of Australia 'A Darling Affair' Conference in Sydney.

July: 'The Boss's Daughter' placed third in the short contemporary category of the Faith, Hope and Love Inspirational Chapter of RWA 'Touched By Love' contest.