Congrats to Shelly Alexander on her RWA Honor Roll!

Oh, and did we mention that our very own Darynda Jones is a FINALIST for the RITA?! 

We are SO Proud of our amazing members!

LERA is thrilled to announce that our very own Chapter President, Jeffe Kennedy is a RITA winner!!

And Carol Potenza is the winner of the Tony Hillerman Prize!

2018 The Writer Contest is NOW CLOSED!

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Meeting Location

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How Do I Join LERA?

We’re glad you asked!

LERA, the Land of Enchantment Romance Authors, is a local chapter of the Romance Writers of America. You must be a member of RWA to join LERA.

You’re welcome to visit us at one of our meetings to see what we’re about. Everyone may attend twice before deciding whether or not to join. We meet on the second Saturday of every month. Our typical meeting agenda and location are here.

For more information on LERA and how to join, you’ll find lots of good information here.

And for current members, it’s a brave new year and dues are due! Fill out the form via the link above. Dues made be paid via Paypal (button pops up after you fill out the form) or by mailing a check to:

Land of Enchantment Romance Authors
PO Box 35024
Albuquerque, NM 87176


Author Spotlight – Carol Potenza

Posted by: Emily Shaw on Mar 3 2018, 10:53 am

Bio: Carol Potenza lives in southern New Mexico, USA, with her husband and teaches biochemistry at New Mexico State University. Looking for a hobby, she decided to write books she would enjoy reading, and in 2017, her novel, Hearts of the Missing, won the 2017 Tony Hillerman Prize for best debut mystery set in the […]

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