Becoming part of the writing community is essential for traditionally introverted writers. Not only is writing a solitary task, the journey to publishing is ripe with pitfalls and harsh feedback. Join RWA and your local writer groups.
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These are some great sites for what's hot in romance right now, particularly romantic suspense. They're also the perfect place to meet other romance novel addicts, so be sure to join the conversation!