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Congratulations to the 2018 Passionate Plume Winners!

Posted on Jul 20, 2018 by passionateinkcomm   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contests · Passionate Ink · Passionate Plume

We’re thrilled to announce the winners of the 2018 Passionate Plume Contest! Our deepest thanks to everyone who entered this year’s Passionate Plume. The quality of the stories submitted this year was incredible! See the full list of winners and finalists here. SHARE… Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Tumblr0Linkedin

Enter the 2018 Carla – Crown Jewel of Books Contest

Posted on Jun 14, 2018 by passionateinkcomm   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contests · Publishing
The Carla Award

Do you have an award-winning story? Mid-America Romance Authors (MARA) is now accepting entries for its published romance contest. The Carla – Crown Jewel of Books 2018 is open to both traditional and self-published authors. This contest just may earn you an impressive badge for your published novel! Our panel of readers, librarians and booksellers… Read More »

Congratulations to the 2018 Passionate Plume Finalists

Posted on Jun 14, 2018 by passionateinkcomm   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contests · Passionate Ink · Passionate Plume

We’re pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Passionate Plume Contest! The quality of the stories submitted this year was incredible! See the list of finalists here. SHARE… Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Tumblr0Linkedin

Check out the May 2018 Passionate Ink Newsletter!

Posted on May 21, 2018 by passionateinkcomm   No Comments Yet | Posted in New Releases · Passionate Ink · Passionate Plume · Pitching · Workshops

Oooh boy, have we been busy as a chapter! Check out the May 2018 Passionate Ink Newsletter! In the issue, you’ll find:  A Message from PI President Nikki Prince; Invitation for Authors of Color and Own Voices meetings at RT and RWA; Judge the 2018 Passionate Plume Finalists; Workshops Update: Director Needed; Pitch Your Work… Read More »

Enter the Passionate Plume Contest by April 15!

Posted on Apr 10, 2018 by passionateinkcomm   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contests · Passionate Plume

The deadline for submitting books to the 2018 Passionate Plume Contest is April 15, 2018! Visit our contest page to read the contest rules and definitions, and to find out how to participate in the HOTTEST romance contest in RWA. Not entering this year? We could still use some judges. You can support our contest… Read More »

2017 Superb Sexy Scribbler Announced

Posted on Apr 17, 2017 by Special Events Director   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contests · Sexy Scribbles

Passionate Ink is so happy to announce that Lily Freeman is this year’s Superb Sexy Scribbler for her entry A LITTLE BAND OF RED. Congratulations to Lily and thanks to all of this year’s participants. See you again next year! SHARE… Facebook0Google+0TwitterPinterest0Tumblr0Linkedin

2016 Passionate Plume Finalists Announced

Posted on Jul 11, 2016 by Passionate Ink Vice President   No Comments Yet | Posted in Passionate Plume

Congratulations to this year’s 16 finalists! ***See the full list on the Plume finalists and winners page.*** The 2016 winners will be announced during the RWA national conference in San Diego. Check back next week to learn who the category winners are and also the recipient of the inaugural “Out of the Bedroom” creative sex… Read More »

Don’t forget – Passionate Plume scores are due soon!

Posted on May 22, 2016 by Passionate Ink Vice President   No Comments Yet | Posted in Passionate Plume

Most Passionate Plume preliminary round judging packets went out via email during the last week of April. Scores have been coming in steadily—thank you, judges!—but we do want to ensure that all books are accounted for. Scores are due back on 5/31, but we understand that sometimes, monkey wrenches get thrown into the works. If… Read More »

The 2016 Passionate Plume Contest is Now Open for Entries!

Posted on Mar 2, 2016 by Passionate Ink Vice President   No Comments Yet | Posted in Passionate Plume

The Passionate Plume is the only RWA chapter-sponsored writing contest devoted solely to high-heat romances! Got a book that’s not quite erotic, but that has sex scenes hot enough to scorch an e-reader? This year, extra-sexy/spicy romances are eligible to enter the Passionate Plume. Are short sexy stories your style? The Passionate Plume’s novella divisions… Read More »