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50 Ways To Love Your Lover – Valentine’s Day Contest 2019

(February 15, 2019) – Happy Valentine’s Day! We had so much fun at 50 Ways To Love Your Lover  last night! Congrats to the winners Kris Oravec (represented by Ainsley Hawthorn), Susan Flanagan, Kelley Power and Ryan Clowe.

Thanks to Heather Barrett, Black Ink Romance, Boca Tapas Bar and our amazing sponsors, Titan Training and Consulting, CAA Atlantic St. John’s, Ches’s Famous Fish & Chips, TVAL Skincare, Our Pleasure, Holland Nurseries and Black Ink Romance!
The top three prize packages each contain ways to love your lover – or yourself! 😉
The first place winner will catch a movie at Cineplex (2 tickets), grab dinner and drinks at EVOO ($200 gift card), then retire to the Murray Premises Hotel’s Executive Jacuzzi Suite, complete with champagne, chocolates and a continental breakfast the next morning. Thanks to Titan Training & Consulting for furnishing this amazing grand prize.
The second place winner receives a $50 gift certificate from Ches’ Fish and Chips (comfort food, anyone?), a gift set from Tval Skincare for a relaxing night in, and a pair of Cineplex tickets.
The third place winner receives a $20 gift card from Our Pleasure, a $25 gift card from Holland Nurseries and a pair of Cineplex tickets.
Congrats to all winners and thanks to everyone who submitted!

The Writer’s Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador is passionate about passion! And we want to share in the love with Newfoundland and Labrador romance authors. Whether you’re multi-published or emerging, we want your best romantic scene to a maximum of 1000 words. We’re looking for swoon-worthy, polished submissions. 

What’s in it for you? The chance to have your work reviewed by internationally bestselling and award-winning authors from local romance publisher, Black Ink Romance! 

CBC Weekend AM host Heather Barrett will announce the top 10 entries at Boca Tapas Bar on February 13th at 7:00pm. Those 10 will be invited to read their work for an audience vote! 

The top three audience favourites will receive some pretty cool prizes and dandy bragging rights! Can’t be there on voting night? No problem. We’ll arrange a reader for you. 

Send your steamy or sweet pages in a word doc or pdf to, subject line WANL Valentines Submission. Contest closes January 31st, 2019 at 5:00PM NST. Must be 19+ years of age and resident of Newfoundland and Labrador. 

So, get scribing and show us the love, Newfoundland and Labrador! 



USA Today Bestselling author, Victoria Barbour 

Bestselling author, Melanie Martin 

Internationally bestselling/award winning author, Kate Robbins 

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