This Week in Chick Lit

~ By Melina Kantor      

Well, dear Chick Lit Fans, what can I say. This hasn’t exactly been a drama free week.

Have you heard the complaints about a certain author’s lack of complaints? Yes, I’m talking about Jennifer Weiner.

Check this out:

Yeah. . .

(Thank you to lovely chapter member Kwana Jackson for the video.)

Also, there’s a really interesting post on Heroes and Heartbreakers about world building in contemporary romance. Yes, we chick lit / contemporary romance writers have worlds to build too!

Lastly, anyone out there doing NaNoWriMo? If so, I’ll leave you with this treat:

Write on! 🙂

Melina writes contemporary women’s fiction with a pinch of oregano and a dash of chutzpah. She just returned from a two month trip to Crete and Israel, where she visited  family and friends did her best to turn her travels into research and inspiration for her writing. You can visit her at