Setting

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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 […]

Welcome Home: How Setting Can Make Your Series Sing with Kimberly Kincaid

Kimberly Kincaid is an artist when it domes to depicting settings that act as additional characters in her books – and I’m not just saying that because I’m her critique partner. Whether it is in the Blue Ridge […]

The Beauty is in the Details, by Sherry Thomas

Due to a scheduling glitch, we’re posting one of our favorite columns written by historical author Sherry Thomas.    Some people say the devil is in the details. I say the divine is in the […]

Setting – The First, Most Crucial Choice for your Career AND your Character – Blythe Gifford

Blythe Gifford joins us at RU today – and will be giving away a commenters choice of one of her Brunson Clan Trilogy books! Make sure you leave your email address! For the last several […]

The Importance of Setting with Meredith Bond

Meredith is a friend of mine from the Washington DC Romance Writers of America chapter. She is savvy, easy to talk to and always has great insight. So, having here her a RU was a […]

Trish Milburn on Setting as Character

We’re happy to welcome Trish Milburn to the RU campus today! Trish will discuss how setting plays an important role in a story.  Hello, Trish! No matter what type of book I’m writing, be it young adult or […]

The Beauty is in the Details, by Sherry Thomas

Good morning, RU!! I have a special treat for you today. I’m so pleased to have author Sherry Thomas join us. The first time I heard about Sherry was at an RWA conference a few […]

Humanity, Cheating and the Writer’s Gift with Harper Fox

Harper Fox is one of my favorite authors and a huge influence for me and my work – excuse me while I have a fangirl moment.  I first experienced her work in an amazing book entitled, […]

Writing the Small Town Romance with Katie Lane

Oh hey, have I got a great new author for you! I first read Katie Lane’s Going Cowboy Crazy last summer. I giggled and snorted my way through the entire book. Then bought her next […]

Powerful Settings: Finding What is Unique for Your Characters…and You by Tracy March

RU welcomes back the talented and funny Tracy March! Tracy’s going to discuss ways to make your setting feel like a living, breathing entity–a conversation I’ll be following with avid interest. The class is yours, […]

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