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Beta Readers

Beta readers can be invaluable to the writing process. Beta readers are readers or writers who are willing to read unfinished works and give feedback about what made sense to them and what didn’t. Generally they pay attention to the … Continue reading

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Darkness and Light

Back in the 80’s a romance was published with a rape scene, it was incredibly popular and sold tons of books. This led to every bodice ripper romance being sold by mainstream publishers having a rape scene. Even authors bought … Continue reading

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Strong Leading Ladies

Someone recently asked me what I look for in a strong female lead. I wish I had answered well, but as is so frequently the case, I stumbled around and only came up with a good answer too late to … Continue reading

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