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Carrie Peters

Carrie Peters has written 378 posts for Romance University

C’mon, Let’s Celebrate! with Donna Cummings

Donna Cummings and I have had many virtual celebrations – most involving make-believe brownies and some sort of alcoholic beverage. From births and birthdays to actually getting out of bed and getting dressed for the […]

WordPress Updates – Just Do It! by Carrie Peters

One day, RU Faculty Carrie Peters was helping a friend update her WP site, when it all disappeared. Nothing but a white screen. What happened? How did she recover? What if this ever happens to […]

The Secret to Self-Publishing Success – It’s Odd by Laura Stapleton

Welcome a dear friend of mine Laura Stapleton with her first post to RU. Hooray! Ever stand in line at the supermarket, see those “Lose Thirty Pounds in Two Seconds” and throw the magazine in […]

Advice for Keyboard Athletes—How Olympic Psychology Can Work for Writers by Tessa Shapcott

Did you watch the Olympics? Glued to the screen or just watch the highlights? Either way, Tessa Shapcott shows us how you can use the same training the Olympians use, and bring it to your […]

Scrivener for Ipad by Pat Haggerty

Scrivener for iPad You don’t want me to get started on the desktop version of Scrivener; we’d be here all day. Suffice it to say, Scrivener is the King of editors for long or short […]

My Muse Went to Aruba, Now What do I Do? by Carrie Peters

Most writers will tell you about their muse if you ask. Some have names, some live in certain areas of the house, some are…not so nice. Carrie Peters is here to tell you about her […]

Imperfect Words: The Unfathomable Power of Placeholders by Damon Suede

Welcome Damon Suede with his latest and greatest post – placeholders! Do you use them? Despise them? Damon’s here to tell us why they’re GREAT! Sing O Muse of the Glory of Placeholders! Praise be […]

Three Parts, One Wish by Laurie Schnebly Campbell

Yay! Laurie Schnebly Campbell is with us at Romance University! I came “THIS CLOSE” to meeting Laurie this summer, which would have completely made my day. If you’ve never taken one of Laurie’s classes, sign […]

Revisions . . . Or Do I Have to Listen to That Darn Copy Editor? Nan Reinhardt

Oh boy, how many of you have ever thought YOU were right and your copyeditor wrong? Nan Reinhardt is here to tell us why that just might not be so… You’ve sent your editor what […]

Twitter Marketing for Authors by Kim Headlee

Marketing meme c2016 by Kim Headlee. Woman jumping rope photo c2015 by undrey Depositphotos ID 73127357. Welcome to Twitter Marketing for Authors 101 by Kim Headlee  Every author has her or his preferred social media […]

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