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February 1st Writers Forum with Lucy Monroe

It’s All About the Emotion

Writing emotion is one of the most important elements to telling a story, but particularly in popular genre fiction.  Whatever the genre, they have one thing in common and that is that if we want our readers emotionally invested in our books, they need to *feel* the story.  151 more words

Writing Life

Coming Jan. 7th...Author's Low Point

In three act structure, the character goes on a journey from inciting incident to midpoint to climax. Action rises and falls. At the end, if it’s a romance, there’s a happily-ever-after. 78 more words

Romance Writers

Year One by Nora Roberts (w/ Interview)

It began on New Year’s Eve. The sickness came on suddenly, and spread quickly. The fear spread even faster. Within weeks, everything people counted on began to fail them. 1,213 more words


Coming Dec. 31st...Shaping 2018

The arrival of a new year always kicks off discussions about change and goals. This week, we’re not going to talk about goals plural. We’re just going to talk about one. 42 more words

Romance Writers

5 Reasons to Enter RWA's Golden Heart Contest

If you’re an unpublished RWA member with a completed manuscript, you might want to consider entering the Golden Heart Contest.

The Golden Heart is an annual contest for unpublished authors run by the Romance Writers of America. 1,193 more words


Coming Dec. 24th...Being a Good Writer Friend

Sometimes you’re a CP, sometimes you’re the shoulder to cry on, sometimes you’re a productivity coach. What kind of strengths do you have and what do you need? 20 more words

Romance Writers