Interview with Author, Susan Murphy
Susan Murphy is a South Australian based romance author. Her works include Confetti Confidential: They Do, I Don’t and Annabel’s Wedding. Currently she is our writer in residence, and will be working on a historical romance during her time at the Centre. What attracted you to the romance genre? What’s not to love about romance? To […]
Lucy Clark Wins Ruby Award
Congratulations to Lucy Clark who one the Ruby Award for Short Sweet Romance for her title One Life-Changing Moment, over the weekend at the Romance Writers Australia conference. We’re very proud to have Lucy as part of our professional development program and she will be delivering a workshop on Writing Effective Dialogue in September. (more…)
How to Slow Down Your Prose
By Cassandra Dean and Lucy Clark Cassandra and Lucy provide insight into a common mistake. In their capacity as editors, they come across the same misstep all too often – a rush through scenes and situations, so that all emotion and depth is lost. A reader wants to feel the emotion deeply, wants to experience […]
Why Write Romance?
A Mills & Boon book is sold in the UK every 3 seconds ‘…the market is enormous, and almost every major publisher has a romance line. Most romances are mass market paperbacks. Most publishers will look at unsolicited unagented queries. Some will also take unsolicited manuscript submissions.’ Rebecca York In the Us, romance fiction […]