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Carrie Spencer

Carrie Spencer has written 261 posts for Romance University

Outlander Hits the Small Screen with Elizabeth Eckhart

Have you read the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon? Have you watched the new series? Elizabeth Eckhart joins us today with her views on the new series AND the actors who portray Jamie and Claire. […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule August 25-29

How’s the weather in your part of the world? Here we’ve got major thunderstorms and high humidity. Blech. But the lectures at RU always bring a bit of sunshine into our days no matter the […]

Reader Roundup – Romantic Rodeo with Amy Alessio

Western romances endure in popularity with stories of schoolteachers and sheriffs, but these clever authors have set the spirit of those stories in modern times with rodeo romances. It is fun to see some lady […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – August 18-23

Take a breather in your wild schedule and spend some quality time with us at RU. We’ve got great lectures lined up for you this week! Monday, August 18 – Sara Megibow Sells Romance – […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule August 11-15

While you’re at the local store picking up notebooks, crayons and pencil sharpeners, keep in mind YOU’RE still learning here every week with Romance University! Monday, August 11 – Creativity, Writing, and the Ever-Changing Face […]

Rockin’ Romance – Reader Roundup with Amy Alessio

I had posters of Prince and Bon Jovi in my room as a teen and wrote (terrible) fan fiction inspired by them. Who doesn’t have fantasizes about rock stars? In these stories, stars find love. […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – August 4 – August 9th

The days might be getting a bit shorter – but we’re not letting up at all in our quest to bring you the best lectures every single week! Monday, August 4 – Anna Sugden presents: […]

Setting—It’s More Than The Name of a City with Kat Cantrell

A big thank-you today for Kat Cantrell who’s filling in for Handsome Hansel on super short notice. Her post below on setting is a definite keeper! One of the greatest inventions of the last ten […]

Does Your Series Tell a “Bigger Story”? by Susan Spann

Help me welcome author Susan Spann. Today Susan is going to tell us about the “Bigger Story” – writing the arc that spans a series of stories. Enjoy! Harry Potter. Jack Reacher. Laura Ingalls. From […]

Five Ways to Make Good Writing Great by Linda George

Welcome first -time poster Linda George! RU Writers – do you need to make your writing strong, brighter, faster? Then read this lecture and empower your writing! When a rejection letter says, “Unfortunately, the writing […]

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