The Popular Romance Project
With Bella Andre
Posted on November 20, 2014
Bella Andre had just made the switch from songwriting when fictional characters started having conversations in her head. Most people would be worried they are going crazy, but for Bella, she knew it was the start of a new career.
Topics: Writing Romance
With Mark Coker
Posted on November 7, 2014
Romance writers were at the forefront of the book revolution, and that opened up a lot of opportunities says Smashwords founder Mark Coker.
Topics: Selling Romance
Posted on February 12, 2014
Bella Andre believed that her novels could sell better, so she took matters into her own hands.
Topics: Selling Romance | Writing Romance
With Nalini Singh
Posted on November 18, 2013
Author Nalini Singh wrote her first single-title romance while working in Japan.
Posted on November 14, 2013
Author Nalini Singh recalls her first attempts at writing romance novels.
With Cindy Gerard
Posted on November 7, 2013
Author Cindy Gerard’s transition from category to single-title romance was a bit bumpy.
With Suzanne Brockmann
Posted on November 5, 2013
Suzanne Brockmann used category romance as a training ground for twisting conventional romance tropes.
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.
With Patricia Schmitt
Posted on September 24, 2013
Every week, artist Pickyme (Patricia Schmitt) designs as many as three new romance novel covers. How did she get started in design?
With Jill Shalvis
Posted on May 13, 2013
Jill Shalvis remembers growing up a “very natural L.A. girl.” She never left the valley in her youth, spending her time on the beach–and in the fiction section of the library.
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