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Becke Martin Davis

Becke Martin Davis has written 223 posts for Romance University

Your Ancestors as Fiction by Jennifer Bort Yacovissi

Romance University is going in a slightly different direction today, taking a road we hope will interest you. Much as I love romance, it’s not ALL I read. And for many of you, romance isn’t […]

Promotion without Pain by Vicky Dreiling

We are very excited to welcome VICKY DREILING – this is her debut visit at Romance University. Vicky addresses a topic many authors complain about and not-yet-published authors dread: promotion.  Promotion doesn’t have to be time […]

The Culture of Your Story, Not Just for Multiculturals by Sonali Dev

Award-winning author SONALI DEV returns to RU with suggestions that can add depth to your story in ways you might not have considered.  The best stories I’ve ever read are the ones I’ve lived inside. […]

And the Winner Is…

Congratulations to RYAN JO SUMMERS, winner of yesterday’s giveaway. Ryan wins an ebook of Catherine Castle’s THE NUN AND THE NARC. Her debut inspiration romantic suspense, The Nun and the Narc, from Soul Mate Publishing, is […]

Imagine Them Naked-The Importance of Public Speaking by Catherine Castle

Please welcome author CATHERINE CASTLE – this is her first visit with us at Romance University. As a special treat, Catherine is offering an ebook of her novel THE NUN AND THE NARC to one […]

The Secret Lives of Polish Sten Guns: Resistance and Ingenuity in Occupied Europe by Adam Firestone

We are pleased to welcome back RU’s resident weapons expert ADAM FIRESTONE. Today’s post gives us a fascinating look at the Polish Resistance and the weapons of WWII. Firearms history, especially in a wartime context, […]

Part 1 – What is Voice, and Why Does it Matter? by Ed Gaffney

The full title of Ed Gaffney‘s post is “The Voice (and I’m not talking about the TV show): How to Find, Become Inspired By and Write Distinctive Voices for Your Characters.” Discover why voice is an […]

Writing Books in a Series by Samanthya Wyatt

Hard as it is to imagine now, there was a time when series of all kinds were rare. No televised mini-series, no trilogies or other types of book series. From a publishing standpoint, series seem […]

Paige Cuccaro: How do you write funny? Stop trying.

Today’s guest, author Paige Cuccaro, addresses a very tricky topic: humor. I love nothing more than a story that makes me grin – or, better yet, laugh out loud. But when an attempt at humor goes […]

And the Winner Is…

On Friday, author Joanna Shupe offered to give away an advance copy of her soon-to-be-released THE COURTESAN DUCHESS to one lucky commenter. Joanna has contacted the winner directly, but we thought you’d like to know who […]

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