Cruisin’ with RWA

Welcome to another week with Cruisin’. Excitement is mounting as the registration meter climbs over at RWA for the upcoming Diamonds are Forever Conference. Pop over to see what all the excitement is about.  But now it’s time for the news…

If you have news to share, drop us an email at


RWA Merry Webber Blogs

March 9  – Blog Bites with Kerri Lane – Kerri Williams

March 10 – Conference Spotlight: Bronwyn Parry – Eleni Konstantine

March 11  – Event Announcements – Juanita Kees 

March 12 – Conference Spotlight: Kylie GriffinEleni Konstantine

March 13 – Conference Spotlight: Ally Blake – Eleni Konstantine

March 14 – Conference Spotlight: Rural Panel featuring Rachael Treasure – Eleni Konstantine

March 15 – Cruisin’ with RWA – Juanita Kees


Cruisin’ the News

Share your good news with us each week and we’ll join you in your happy dance. Congratulations to all our members this week.

  • New releases

Members share their new releases with us every week. Keep your TBR list up to date or share a new release with us at

Suzanne Brandyn’s FORGOTTEN MEMORIES is due for release from Eternal Press March 8, 2012.

Keziah Hill’s CHAINS OF REVENGE is now available on Kindle and Smashwords.

CREATURE COMFORTS, the fourth novel in the Colorado Firemen Series by CC Coburn, is now available from Amazon.

Rachael Ruddick has a new release RAPID HEARTS now available from Smashwords.


Cruisin’ Member Blogs

Share a link and a short blurb here each week by emailing the details to us at:

“Grab your Akrubra and rock on over to Friday Feast this week for some old-fashioned country fun. Bestselling rural romance author Fiona Palmer is sharing her mum’s deeeeelicious biscuit recipe and giving away a signed copy of her new book, The Road Home. The Road Home doesn’t release until the 21st March so this is your chance to get in ahead of the crowd. Yeehaa!”

March 8 – MAGIC THURSDAY: Maree Anderson with a giveaway of LIGHTNING RIDER (ebook)


March 12 – Winner of Maree’s LIGHTNING RIDER announced

March 13 – GOOD NEWS DAY

March 15 – MAGIC THURSDAY: Louise Cusack with a giveaway DESTINY OF THE LIGHT (ebook)

March 10 – Month of Hot Heroes (Heat 2)

March 13 – Topic: An Author’s Life…with Paula Roe (HMB Desire & Aussie author)

March 17 – Month of Hot Heroes (Heat 3)

What does Edgar Rice Burroughs have a lot to answer for? Find out on Louise’s blog.

Theory on Thursday

Jenn J McLeod continues her Leap Year of Words with Rough ‘C’s Ahead, starting with the word ‘chaos’ – which is very fitting for our busy Conference Registrar.


Enrico’s Pick Six

Submit your blog site link to to share with our readers. Enrico hand picks six blogs to showcase every week.

Enrico’s Pick Six this week:

  1. Authorness – Vanessa Barneveld
  2. Christine Wells
  3. Jenn J McLeod
  4. Michelle Diener
  5. Suzanne Brandyn
  6. Tracey O’Hara


Cruisin’ for Contests

Improve your writing and publishing opportunities by entering the RWA contests.

Valerie Parv Award 23 April – 4 May 2012 (or until contest fills)


Cruisin’ the Learning Highway

Discover new roads to success with in-person and on-line events announced every Sunday. For venue, date and cost information, please also visit our Events page.


 Keeping up Appearances

Do you have a guest appearance, launch or blog tour coming up? We’d like to share your celebration here. Simply email us the details and we’ll help you keep up appearances.

  • March 27 – Behind the Scenes with Anna Jacobs – talk with books for sale and signing.

Where: Wanneroo Library, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo WA 6065

When: 11am

FMI & Bookings: (08) 9405 5900


RWA Events and Conferences

Follow the link to the RWA Events and Conference Page for more news on the Gold Coast Conference 2012.


Enrico’s quote of the week

 Love has no desire but to fulfill itself.  To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night.  To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.  ~Kahlil Gibran (From the Quote Garden)

Until next week,

Regards Juanita

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