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Bringing Home the Buckle: a Rodeo Queen’s NaNo Success Story with T.J. Kline

Are you embracing the insanity of NaNoWriMo this month? In keeping with the spirit of NaNo, I’m excited to welcome debut author and NaNo veteran T.J. Kline. After T.J. crossed the finish line in NaNo 2012, she […]

From Caterpillar to Butterfly: My Evolution as a Writer by Codi Gary

We love hearing stories about a writer’s path to publication. Today, we welcome Avon author Codi Gary, who shares her first book experience with us.  Welcome to RU, Codi! The first manuscript I ever finished was […]

The Making of an Accidental Author with Adite Banerjie

Debut author Adite Banerjie has quite the amazing story of how she is becoming a published author – read on! Accidents happen and I simply love them.  Wait a minute.  Before you decide I’m some kind […]

Making the Transition from Digital to Print with Author Sophie Barnes

We’re happy to welcome Author Sophie Barnes to the RU campus. Sophie talks about her progression from digital to print publishing and her path to publication.   Great to have you here, Sophie!  Back in […]

5 Secrets to Writing Success by Kelsey Browning

Welcome today to RU Founder Kelsey Browning! Make sure you visit her Debut Party Day!  She’s also doing a Sass Kickin’ Reader Basket Giveaway–today only–and an overall tour giveaway! (look for the links below!) And keep your hats […]

Building Your Thick Outer Skin with Nicole Flockton

Rhino skin. We’ve all been told we need it, we’ve all tried to grow a layer of it over our fragile egos.  Nicole Flockton shares with us some ideas on how to toughen your own. […]

Author Kate Meader: O.M.G., I’m Published! So I Can Relax Now, Right?

I met KATE MEADER when I moved to Illinois and joined the Chicago North chapter of RWA. I’m very excited to welcome Kate – this is her first stint as a Visiting Professor at RU. […]

Debut Author Jennifer McGowan: How Not to Get Off Track

Today’s Visiting Professor, JENNIFER MCGOWAN, is a past RWA Golden Heart winner and 2011 Golden Heart finalist. She is also a friend of mine with a brand new book. I met Jenn when I joined […]

Surviving the Ever-Changing Career of a Debut Author By Tracey Devlyn

One of our amazing co-founders is back today to candidly share her experience with the ups and downs as a debut author. Thanks Tracey! Surviving the Ever-Changing Career of a Debut Author By Tracey Devlyn […]

Kelsey Browning: 10 Tips for the Debut Author

Today’s post is brought to you by soon-to-be-published author and RU co-founder KELSEY BROWNING, who shares her tips for the debut author. Among my friends, I have the reputation as a list-maker. They like to […]

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  • Sep 2, 2014 Power-up World Building through Point of View with Anna Steffl
  • Sep 4, 2014 Mistakes Made, Lessons Learned on the Path to Publication with Renita D'Silva

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