The Popular Romance Project
By Allison Holz
Posted on October 31, 2013
Do paranormal romance heroines have to know martial arts and wield ancient weapons? Allison Holz talks about writing more down-to-earth women.
Topics: Writing Romance
With Aaron Bennett
Posted on October 29, 2013
Aaron Bennett combines horror and romance in his stories. How do they go together?
With Jessica Andersen
Posted on October 24, 2013
Writing category romance has advantages over writing single-title. Author Jessica Andersen shares the pros and cons.
Topics: Selling Romance | Writing Romance
By Sandra Antonelli
Posted on October 21, 2013
Author and scholar Sandra Antonelli writes romances that challenge the status quo of heroines in their 20s.
Topics: Romance Scholarship | Writing Romance
By Jessica Freely
Posted on October 17, 2013
Same-sex romance novels have taken off in the past few years. Author Jessica Freely looks at who reads these stories, and why.
Topics: Selling Romance
By Albert Wendland
Posted on October 15, 2013
Prospective writer? Read up on–and in–genres other than your own to bring spark and new understanding to your work, says Albert Wendland of Seton Hill.
Topics: Teaching Romance | Writing Romance
By Kim Gallon
Posted on October 10, 2013
In 2006, Marvel celebrated the first marriage of black superheroes: weather-controlling mutant Storm and African ruler Black Panther.
Topics: Beyond the Novel
With Kim Killion
Posted on October 8, 2013
Romance cover designer Kim Killion describes the process of negotiating with publishers to figure out just what they need.
With Eric Selinger
Posted on October 3, 2013
Scholar Eric Selinger describes how he incorporates inspirational romance novels in his popular romance courses.
Topics: Romance Scholarship | Teaching Romance
By Meg Barker
Posted on October 1, 2013
Have you read a romance starring a manic pixie dream girl? Meg Barker examines the trope in the movie Ruby Sparks.
Topics: Beyond the Novel | Romance Scholarship
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