Maggie Wells · Margaret Ethridge · writing advice

Like Fine Wine: Mags gives 10 good reasons to write about love after 40

10) The buying power of tech-savvy Boomer and Gen X demographics have finally caught the publishing industry’s attention. 9) Is there anything sexier than a hero with a few character lines in his face? 8) The majority of romance readers are women 30-54 years old and they want to see more heroines like themselves. 7)… Continue reading Like Fine Wine: Mags gives 10 good reasons to write about love after 40

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Open Workshop – Writing Short

  The Battle of the Bulge – Writing Short There’s more to writing short than less story. Join the Diamond Sate Romance Authors for a glimpse into the beauty of brevity. Learn tight writing, secondary plots, characterization and backstory. We’ll discuss tips and techniques that help craft better stories of any length with fewer words.… Continue reading Open Workshop – Writing Short

Maggie Wells · Margaret Ethridge · Marketing/Promotion

Thinking inside the box when it comes to promo

  Writing can be a lonely job. We spend a lot of times in our heads, listening to people who don’t really exist, and hurdling obstacles in single-minded pursuit of that happily ever after. Then, when the writing is done, we not only have to send our baby out into the world, but shout from… Continue reading Thinking inside the box when it comes to promo