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Jennifer Tanner

Jennifer Tanner has written 388 posts for Romance University

RU 2017: Happy Holidays and Thank You for Your Support

TweetWe made it through another year! In 2017, we published 135 new posts written by our very generous contributors. We hope our content has given you inspiration and food for thought. We’d like to express […]

Need Social Media Content to Share? Try Hashtags! By Veronica Scott

Tweet I’m old enough to know that a # was used exclusively as number or pound sign, but since the advent of Twitter,  the # takes on a whole different meaning. RU Contributor Veronica Scott shares […]

Dual Timeline Novels…More Than a Flashback – by Phillipa Nefri Clark

TweetAuthor Phillipa Nefri Clark joins us today for a discussion on writing stories with dual timelines. Welcome to RU, Phillipa!  Most fiction is linear, told beginning to end, sometimes employing brief flashbacks to help things […]

Cinematic Scene Building – by Kris Bock

TweetHappy Monday, RU Crew! Please welcome RU Contributor Kris Bock! ‘Tis the season – for holiday romances on Lifetime and the Hallmark Channel. Take a break from your binge-watching and let’s look at what we […]

After the First Draft – by Rachael Thomas

TweetAuthor Rachael Thomas returns with advice on tackling revisions and edits on first drafts. You’ve written a book and added those magical words ‘the end’ and that achievement alone deserves celebration. The fact that you […]

Maddening Middles and the #NaNoWriMo Midmonth Slump by Kris Bock

TweetYou’ve reached the middle of your story and you’re out of ideas, so what’s next? RU Contributor Kris Bock offers advice on tackling the troublesome mid-point of your manuscript. If you are doing NaNoWriMo, you […]

Mercury Retrograde and Writing – by Lyla Bellatas

TweetWe’ve all experienced the highs and lows of writing, but have you ever considered planetary action or inaction? Author Lyla Bellatas joins us to day to talk about Mercury in retrograde and how this can […]

How to Save Your Sanity with Nano – by Nicole Locke

TweetPlease welcome back author and enthusiastic Nanowrimo participant, Nicole Locke. It’s NaNo time! In case you don’t know what that is, it’s National Novel Writing Month where millions of writers from around the world sign […]

When Being a Pantster Isn’t Enough – by Liz Fielding

TweetHappy Friday! Please welcome back author Liz Fielding. There comes a time in most romance author’s life when she’s asked to collaborate with other authors to create a series. This can take several different forms. […]

Making Minor Characters Fresh: #Writing Advice by Chris Eboch

TweetChris Eboch finishes off the week with a post on secondary characters. When creating a new story, you probably spend the most time developing your main character, or perhaps your hero and heroine equally. They […]

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