Contests

The Fab Five is Fabulous!

I joined WisRWA in January of 2014. I can honestly say, it was one of the smartest things I did on my bumpy, winding road to publication. Meeting fellow writers, industry professionals, and taking countless workshops on the romance genre all contributed to what successes I have had. The most valuable of all that WisRWA

By |2019-12-31T18:10:20+00:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Contests, Fab Five|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The Fab Five is Fabulous!

Entering the Fabulous Five Contest

From the prominent New York Times Best Selling author to the newbie who’s just begun their writing career, one of the scariest things you can tell a writer is that someone is going to judge their work. Sometimes just telling a writer that their work is going to be read sends them into conniption fits.

By |2019-12-31T18:10:20+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Contests, Fab Five, General|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Entering the Fabulous Five Contest

2018 WisRWA Fab Five Finalists Announced

WisRWA is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Fabulous Five Contest. Congratulations to all! The finalists are listed in Alphabetical order, and *** indicates a member of WisRWA. Winners will be announced the week of May 20, 2018. 2018 FAB FIVE FINALISTS Contemporary Joy Adare - Mr. Sexy Suit Natalie Caña*** - Under

By |2019-12-31T18:10:21+00:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: Contests, Fab Five|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 WisRWA Fab Five Finalists Announced

Get Ready To Enter The Fab Five Contest!

With the Fab Five contest set to open in just a few days, it's time to announce our final round judges. We're also excited to announce that as an added bonus this year, entrants who opt-in on their entry fee will be entered into a drawing to win a FREE registration* to our one day workshop Unlock Your

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00December 29th, 2017|Categories: Contests, Fab Five, General|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Get Ready To Enter The Fab Five Contest!

Congratulations to Melonie Johnson, Golden Heart Finalist!

WisRWA would like to offer their congratulations to member, Melonie Johnson, for finaling in RWA's contest for unpublished writers, the Golden Heart Contest.  We chatting with Melonie about her manuscript, Sometimes You Need a Sexy Scot, and what it's like to be a finalist.  Our fingers will be crossed for her in July when the winners

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Awards, Contests, General, Members|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Congratulations to Melonie Johnson, Golden Heart Finalist!

WisRWA’s 2017 Contest Winners Announced!

Wisconsin Romance Writers of America is delighted to announce the final rankings of both of our contests.  We would also like to offer our congratulations to the winners.  Winners were announced May 20, 2017 at the Awards Luncheon during the Write Touch Conference. ***denotes WisRWA member WisRWA is pleased to announce the winners of the

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Contests, Fab Five, General, Write Touch|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on WisRWA’s 2017 Contest Winners Announced!

WisRWA’s 2017 Contest Finalists Announced!

WisRWA is pleased to announce the finalists of both our contests: the Fabulous Five Contest and the Write Touch Readers Award. Congratulations to all! Winners will be announced on May 20th at the WisRWA Write Touch Conference Awards Luncheon. *** = WisRWA member   2017 FABULOUS FIVE FINALISTS Contemporary Belinda Brooks - Home Again Kate

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00April 19th, 2017|Categories: Contests, Fab Five, Write Touch|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on WisRWA’s 2017 Contest Finalists Announced!

2016 Write Touch Readers Award Contest Winners Announced!

The 2016 WisRWA Write Touch Readers Award Winners are announced!  This contest is for books published in 2015. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the contest was not completed in its usual time frame. We are delighted, however, to finally have the winners for this contest. Without further ado, congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Write

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00January 14th, 2017|Categories: Awards, Contests, Members, Write Touch|Tags: , , |4 Comments

2017 Fabulous Five Contest is Open for Entries!

The new year is here and that means the 2017 Fabulous Five Contest is open for entries! If you're unpublished or self-published, polish your first 2,500 words  and enter today. First round judges evaluate the entry on the Opening, Characterization, Plot, Dialogue, Setting, and Style.  In its 26th year, our contest is known for giving good,

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Contests, Fab Five, Promotions|Comments Off on 2017 Fabulous Five Contest is Open for Entries!

Fab Five 2017 Final Round Judges Announced

WisRWA's Fabulous Five Contest will be opening for entries in a few short months. As such, we are pleased to announce our final round judges for the 2017 contest. Contemporary Editor: Meghan Ferrell - Tule Publishing Agent: Rachel Burkot - Holloway Literary Agency Historical Lexi Smail - Grand Central Publishing Lisa Rodgers - JABberwocky Literary

By |2019-12-31T18:10:25+00:00November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Contests, Events, Fab Five|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Fab Five 2017 Final Round Judges Announced