#RWchat’s co-hosts are founders Kimberly Bell and C.L. Polk. In 2016, they were joined by Alexis Daria and Robin Lovett.

kim_picKimberly Bell‘s Golden Heart-nominated debut adult historical romance novel A CONVENIENT ENGAGEMENT was released February 2016 by Penguin/Intermix, followed by A DANGEROUS DAMSEL and A BALLROOM TEMPTATION. Her latest, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING SCANDALOUS, was released July 2017 from Entangled Select. She is repped by Rachel Brooks of BookEnds Literary Agency.

Twitter: @BellRomance
Amazon: A Convenient Engagement | A Dangerous Damsel | A Ballroom Temptation | The Importance of Being Scandalous


C.L. Polk is in a love triangle with fantasy and romance. After short story sales and contributing to the web serial SHADOW UNIT, she’s written fantasy and contemporary romance novels. She lives in southern Alberta. Her debut novel WITCHMARK will be published in 2018 by She is repped by Caitlin McDonald of Donald Maass Literary Agency.

Twitter @clpolk


Alexis Daria serves as PRO Liaison for the New York City chapter of RWA and municipal liaison for the NYC region of NaNoWriMo. Her debut contemporary romance TAKE THE LEAD is a Golden Heart finalist and Suzannah grand prize winner, and is available now from SMP Swerve. Book 2 on the Dance Off series, DANCE WITH ME, will be out December 12, 2017. She is repped by Sarah E. Younger of Nancy Yost Literary Agency.

Twitter: @alexisdaria
Amazon: Take the Lead | Dance with Me

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Robin Lovett writes sexy contemporary romances. Her dark romance series releases in the summer of 2017 through SMP Swerve, beginning with STRANGER: A DARK STALKER ROMANCE and ending with KEEPER: A DARK CAPTIVE ROMANCE. She writes a monthly writing column on and is represented by Rachel Brooks of BookEnds Literary Agency.

Twitter: @LovettRomance
Amazon: Stranger: A Dark Stalker Romance | Deceiver: A Dark Revenge Romance | Keeper: A Dark Captive Romance