Getting Your Inner Romance Writer in The Mood

on October 30, 2014

by Sophie Wintner Everyone needs a little romance in their lives, right? And as a romance writer, I’m lucky to have more than my share. After all, I spend the bulk of my days thinking about sex, love and romance. And if I’m not thinking about it then I’m reading about it or writing about… Read More

Sophie Wintner

Sophie Wintner was raised in the Midwest and attended Kent State University where she studied communications and writing. Though she’d always dreamed of writing a novel someday, life took her down a slightly different path. After college and a brief stint in New York City, she returned to her Midwest roots and began her professional writing career working in advertising where she soon became an award-winning copywriter. Though she enjoyed doing print, radio and TV campaigns, she never forgot her dream of writing a novel. Always a voracious reader, one day she stumbled upon a romance novel and has been hooked on them ever since—hooked on reading them and eventually writing them! Sophie is a certified hopeless romantic and eternal optimist when it comes to love and romance. When she’s not writing, Sophie who is a budding gourmet cook, can be found in the kitchen experimenting with exotic new recipes. She lives in Chicago where she is working on a new romance novel. You can find her online by following her on Twitter at or on Facebook at, or by visiting her website at