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TIPS ON WRITING ROMANCE

Tips on writing romantic fiction Writing romantic fiction is not as easy as it sounds, so we have put together some handy hints to help: 1. Read, read, and read some more You need to understand what makes a good romance and the only way to do so is by reading lots of works in this genre. Whether it’s paranormal romance, contemporary romance or a romantic comedy you should devour as many books as possible…

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HOW TO WRITE A SYNOPSIS

You’ve written what you consider to be a decent novel and now comes the hard part – finding a publisher or agent, but first, you need to know how to write a synopsis! You search online for publishers/agents accepting submissions and one item they all want is a synopsis conveying your story from beginning to end in a brief, engaging fashion. This summary of your masterpiece needs to triumph. So, how do you do it? Here are…

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WE ALL LOVE A CLICHÉ … DON’T WE?

THE LOVABLE (TONGUE IN CHEEK) CLICHÉ Not a bitter pill to swallow I am an advocate in the belief that humour is wonderful medicine. While medication and I aren’t BFFs, the best things in life are free. So, when under the weather, I am happy to swallow a healthy dollop of laughter, giggles, and guffaws to ease the stresses and strains of modern life. With that in mind, I’d like to share an anecdote about…

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