The Chanel Caper

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How To Turn Real Life Into Bestselling Fiction with Ruth Harris

We’ve heard it before…write what you know. Ruth Harris shares her tips on transforming real life events into compelling fiction.  10 SECRETS FOR TURNING TRUE LIFE INTO FICTION One of the questions writers hear most […]

The Scene Stealers – And Why Every Writer Needs (at least) One by Ruth Harris

Regular RU contributor, Ruth Harris, talks about creating memorable (but not necessarily likeable) characters and how they can pull you out of the weeds and add dimension to your story. Welcome back, Ruth! Scene stealers […]

James Bond Meets Nora Ephron. Or Is It The Other Way Around?

RU contributor and NYT bestselling author Ruth Harris tells us how headlines, current culture, and love after forty inspired her to write her latest book, THE CHANEL CAPER. Welcome back, Ruth!  For a long time I’ve […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule: April 1 – April 5, 2013

We’re kicking off the first week of April with more great lectures. Bring your leftover Easter candy and join us.    Mon, 4/1 – Making Your Characters Leap Off the Page with author Terri L. Austin Wed, […]

The Songs We Sang, The Clothes We Wore, The Way We Made Love—And The Books We Write with Ruth Harris

I’m a big fan of Ruth Harris’ books, many of which are set in the fifties, sixties and seventies—decades that brought social and cultural transformation. Aside from great storytelling, I particularly enjoyed her references on the social mores, […]

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