Writing tips from Jessica Gilmore

Writing tips from Jessica Gilmore

Meet Mills & Boon author Jessica Gilmore, who is one of the judges in our Love to Write competition. Read her top tips to help get your writing started! Above my desk hangs a picture my daughter painted a few years ago. It says ‘write like no one is editing’ – pretty wise advice from … Read more


Lynne Graham shares 10 things she’s learned writing 100 books.

Lynne Graham shares 10 things she’s learned writing 100 books.

Ten things I’ve learned through Writing One Hundred books   I can’t quite believe I’ve reached my 100th book for Mills & Boon Modern! It’s been an incredible experience, made all the more special by the wonderful editors, writers and readers I’ve met along the way.  I was asked to share what I discovered writing … Read more


Meet our Prima winning author Rachel Dove!

Meet our Prima winning author Rachel Dove!

Rachel Dove talks us through her first week of being a published author. On Thursday 21st April, I woke up and got the kids ready as normal, driving them to school and going to do the weekly shop. The difference was that this week, perusing the book aisle as I always did, I would find … Read more


Submitting to #MedicalBlitz: What we’re looking for…

Submitting to #MedicalBlitz: What we’re looking for…

What is the #MedicalBlitz? Harlequin Medical are always seeking new authors to write for our line. We’re committed to finding and growing talent…and the #MedicalBlitz is your chance to become one of our authors! Send us your contemporary Medical submission between February 1st and Valentine’s Day, and you’ll get a fast-tracked response including editorial feedback … Read more


Write the Next Harlequin Medical Romance!

Write the Next Harlequin Medical Romance!

Harlequin Medical are always looking for new authors! We’re committed to finding and nurturing brilliant, contemporary new voices—and now is your chance to be one of them! Send us your contemporary Medical Romance submission between February 1st and Valentine’s Day…and get a response (including editorial feedback!) by Friday, February 19th! At 50,000 words, Medical Romance … Read more



Prima Writing Competition Winner Interview!

Prima Writing Competition Winner Interview!

Introducing a new addition to the Mills & Boon stable of authors, winner of the Prima/M&B wirintg competition,  Rachel Dove, with her fabulously flirty entry, The Chic Boutique on Baker Street. We asked her a few questions about her writing life so far…! What  inspired you to become a writer?  I have always had my head … Read more


Flirty Fiction Shortlist – Jessica Jackson

Flirty Fiction Shortlist – Jessica Jackson

Back in January Prima magazine launched our Flirty Fiction writing competition to win a publishing contract. After hundreds of entries our panel of judges have managed the difficult task of deciding on an exciting shortlist. In the weeks running up to the announcing the winner, we thought you might like to know a little more … Read more


HOW TO…let go of your manuscript and submit!

HOW TO…let go of your manuscript and submit!

It’s the child that never talked back. You’ve nurtured your manuscript for years, poured your heart and soul into it, wept over it, laughed over it and probably (guiltily) spent more time with it than with your own family. So why, when it comes to clicking save for the final time, is it just so … Read more


Flirty Fiction Shortlist – Sarah Purdue

Flirty Fiction Shortlist – Sarah Purdue

Back in January Prima magazine launched our Flirty Fiction writing competition to win a publishing contract. After hundreds of entries our panel of judges have managed the difficult task of deciding on an exciting shortlist. In the weeks running up to the announcing the winner, we thought you might like to know a little more … Read more