Happy November, reader, from KRW!


“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”

― Stephen King

It's NanoWriMo time for many of us writers. To those participating, may your outlines shine, your desk be free of clutter, and may you never use the backspace key this month!


Election Results

KRW is pleased to announce its 2022 President Elect will be Marilyn Barr and Secretary will be S. Cinders. Congratulations, ladies!

Next year's board will be installed on January 1st:

• President: Mysti Parker

• President Elect: Marilyn Barr

• Secretary: S. Cinders

• Treasurer: Evie Jamison 



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• We're always on the lookout for speakers. Please send us your ideas to krw@kentuckianaromancewriters.com

• Likewise, we're always looking for someone to write an article for our newsletter. If you're interested, send an email to the address above.


November Meeting

KRW Member and Secretary Alison Atlee will be discussing the ins and outs of dictation following our general meeting on November 20th at 11am. We can't wait to learn more about this fantastic productivity tool!

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 824 8448 4425
Passcode: 054565


Member News

Marilyn Barr is celebrating the holiday season with a new steamy series, The Spiritual Spy Duology. Book 1: The Spy Who Was Out Cold is a free novella (with newsletter subscription) out now. Book 2: The Spy Who Loved My Russian Tea Cakes is on pre-order now but will be released at all online book retailers on 11/30/2021. For more information, go to www.marilynbarr.com.

From USA Today bestselling author S. Cinders comes Billionaire's Secret Agent, a brand-new suspenseful romance about a socialite falling in love with the man ordered to protect her. This is Book 2 of her Billionaire's Secret Baby series and will be released on December 9th. Keep up to date at www.scinders.com.

From the glittering ballrooms of Regency London, Cómo Comprometer a un Conde and Cómo Casarse con la Dama de Mangrove Manor, the Spanish translations of Books 1 and 2 of S. Cinders's beloved Dirty Bird Series, will be released on December 15th and December 30th.

From de de Cox, Heaven’s Angel Food – When You Deserve the Very Best (based on a true story) is available on Kindle, today! Find out more at www.kentuckyromanceauthor.com.

And check out Kat Turner's news in Publishers Marketplace! Congrats, Kat!


From the Romance Writer

Need some inspiration from Nano? Check out our article in the archives on how to "Kickstart Your Writing During NaNoWriMo."



If you ever have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at krw@kentuckianaromancewriters.com.