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Carrie Spencer

Carrie Spencer has written 239 posts for Romance University

Sizzling Heat for Summer – Reader Roundup with Amy Alessio

We haven’t had too many scorching days yet in Chicagoland where I am. Is it hot where you are? Heat it up a little more with these sizzling titles. Many readers are familiar with Jill […]

Free Your Writing with Handsome Hansel

Welcome back Handsome Hansel from the Dance of Romance! Today it’s all about letting go – letting your novel into the hands of others who may not love it as much as you do! There […]

It’s So Hard! A Pep Talk with Christine Pride

Welcome back to one of my favorite editors, Christine Pride. Today Christine is going to encourage us to write, and KEEP writing! Writing is hard. So very hard. There’s just no way around it. In […]

Hit the Ground Running! (Grabbing an Editor’s/Reader’s Attention With The First Line)

Help me welcome author Sedonia Guillone who is a published author in LBGT and erotic romance. Today she’s going to tell us how to take our first line from boring to BODACIOUS! One of the […]

Happy 4th of July! Military Heroes – Reader Roundup with Amy Alessio

Many of you are enjoying hot temperatures as we head into the summer holiday, and here are some hot romance stories to keep the sizzle going. Military characters in romance stories can feature ex soldiers, […]

If You Like to Mind Travel with Outlander, Try These! Amy Alessio, Reader Roundup

With the premiere of the Outlander series coming to the US early August, I decided to find other time traveling Highlander themed titles. Gabaldon’s series is unique, but you may enjoy these also!     […]

Are YOU the Writer’s Block? With Donna Cummings

Welcome back Donna Cummings! Today Donna is going to teach us how we are our own biggest block to writing! True! Writer’s block is a terrible sort of virus. It’s quite preventable, but since a […]

Handsome Hansel – Motivate Motivate Motivate

Help me welcome back Handsome Hansel of Dance of Romance. Today HH is talking about motivation in writing – how easy it is to lose, and how to get it back! No one ever said […]

Put Yourself into Your Books with Cathy Tully

Welcome to a first-time poster on RU, author Cathy Tully. Today Cathy’s going to tell us how she puts a little of herself into each and every book she writes. I’ve been writing for almost […]

Reader Roundup – Beach Romances for the Sand and Beyond with Amy Alessio

Is the weather finally feeling like summer in your area? If not, these romances will put you in a beach mood.           Terry McMillan’s How Stella Got Her Groove Back On […]

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