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Getting on the Roller Coaster by Jeanne Adams

TweetI’m excited to welcome back author JEANNE ADAMS – check out her redesigned website here. Jeanne also blogs with the fabulous Romance Bandits! See below for details of Jeanne’s GIVEAWAY. The killer opening line. The […]

Why Are Series Romances So Popular and What Makes for a Great Series? by Renee Vincent

TweetAuthor Renee Vincent is one of the hardest-working people I know. In addition to taking care of her kids and horses, she is always hard at work on her next book or her next series. […]

In the Beginning by Becke Martin Davis

TweetIn the course of a would-be writer’s career – and I count myself in that category – we quickly learn our strengths and weaknesses. I learned that I suck at beginnings. I write and rewrite […]

Jo Robertson on Revision with Diction and Syntax

It’s the last day of the RU hiatus. Carrie, Becke, and I are clearing out the complimentary toiletries in our hotel rooms at the Connaught, while Adrienne, Kelsey, and Tracey are eyeing the last petit four […]

Donna MacMeans – Creating Characters for the Keeper Shelf

Tweet Good morning and Happy 2017! The RU staff is still on hiatus, but we thought Donna MacMean’s post from 2012 would be a perfect topic to start off the New Year.  Have you ever noticed […]

Five Things to Consider During Revisions with Loucinda McGary

As writers, writing means rewriting. Today’s post from the RU archives, written by author Loucinda McGary, addresses points to ponder when you’re revising your story.  In the past six years, I’ve judged a lot of […]

Multi-tasking vs. Task-switching by Piper J. Drake

TweetI am excited to welcome the fabulous PIPER J. DRAKE – this is her second post for RU! There always seems to be so much to be done, especially in the holiday season headed toward the […]

Winner of Nancy Naigle’s Giveaway: STACI TROILO

TweetCongratulations to STACI TROILO, winner of NANCY NAIGLE‘s giveaway. (Sorry, I’m a bit late posting this.) Staci, contact me at: becke@romanceuniversity.org. I’ll need your snail mail address so you can claim your prize. You have won […]

Contests: Stepladder to the Top or Waste of Money? by Laura Trentham

TweetPlease welcome author LAURA TRENTHAM – this is her first guest post for RU. As a past RWA Golden Heart® finalist and with the national contest opening the first day of December, I’ve been ruminating […]

Writing Holiday Romance by Nancy Naigle

TweetPlease welcome back NANCY NAIGLE, who returns with a very seasonal post.   I love the holidays. Especially Christmas, and anyone who knows me knows that I’m a Hallmark Christmas movie fanatic. Yes, I’ve been […]

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  • Apr 5, 2017 The Devil's in the Details - by Staci Troilo
  • Apr 7, 2017 Writing Captivity Scenes - by Rayne Hall

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