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Your Book is a Start-Up, so Steal Ideas from Start-Ups by Nadia Cornier

Please welcome NADIA CORNIER – it’s her debut visit to Romance University, as she celebrates the relaunch of Firebrand Literary.  I didn’t come up with the analogy of comparing your book to a start-up, but […]

Effective Techniques for Generating Writing Ideas by Janice Kersh

Whether you’re a New York Times Best Selling Author or a struggling not-yet-publisher writer, sometimes you just hit a wall and can’t think of a single thing to write. Today, Janice Kersh offers suggestions to […]

Like a Virgin: My First Time at Nationals by Heatherly Bell

Heatherly Bell returns to tell us about her very first RWA Nationals conference. Welcome back, Heatherly!  Now that I have your attention, yes, I was a conference virgin this past July at RWA Nationals conference […]

Creating Characters Readers Will Love with Rachael Thomas

Creating a character goes beyond their physical description. Readers need to know the reason behind your characters’ actions and motivations. Rachael Thomas tells you why. Welcome back, Rachael! To create a story your reader will […]

You Want to Upgrade Your Writing Skills? Use These 10 Online Tools by Julie Petersen

Whether you’re banging out pages on a manuscript, penning a letter to a friend (yes, there are those of us who still do), or working on a resumé or college application letter, your ability to […]

Romance Your Seven Senses by Eliza Redgold

Eliza Redgold shares tips on how the seven senses allows us to create a more authentic character. Welcome to RU, Eliza!   Romance Your Seven Senses In this post, discover how to romance your seven […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – July 20th to July 24th

Slip N’ Slides, Slurpees, and sunscreen. We hope you’re enjoying your summer! Here’s this week’s lecture line-up. Monday, July 20th – Romance Your Seven Senses by Eliza Redgold Wednesday, July 22nd – Before You Climax […]

Jacqui Jacoby presents: Heroines Can Save Themselves

Please welcome self-defense guru and author Jacqui Jacoby who shares her insight on creating tough and savvy heroines.  Great to have you with us, Jacqui! SAFEKEEPING I was sixteen when I was introduced to “self-defense” […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – July 6th to July 10th

Hope everyone had a Happy 4th! Here’s this week’s line-up… Monday, July 6th – You Can Leave Your Pants On by KC Falls Wednesday, July 8th – Heroines Can Save Themselves by Jacqui Jacoby  Friday, […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule, Monday, June 29 – Friday, July 3, 2015

We’re starting the fireworks early, with exciting guests and a couple of giveaways to add some sparkle to your week.   Monday, June 29 – Narrative Summary vs. Immediate Scene by Carolyn Haines The building blocks […]

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