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My take on writing romantic comedy – Part 2

Recently, I blogged about the romantic comedy genre and shared my two cents on the state of romcoms today in all forms, not just books. Today, I continue the topic with a few things I’ve found useful when writing romantic … Continue reading

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Pitching at conferences with Sarah Gates

Ever wanted to try your hand at pitching your book at a writer’s conference or festival? Then this podcast episode is for you, my lovelies! This week, I’m chatting to debut author, Sarah Gates, who pitched her contemporary romance novel … Continue reading

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Meet NYT Bestselling author Hazel Gaynor

It’s another week, which means another freshly baked podcast episode from yours truly and my lovely co-host, Vanessa Carnevale. We kick off the show by discussing whether having an online presence can help writers attract a publisher, sparked by this … Continue reading

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Katie Rowney’s slush pile success story

You’re in for a real treat in this week’s episode, which guest stars debut author, Katie Rowney, a recovering journalist and current communications wizard. Her first novel, Front Page News, was recently published by Penguin Random House. Katie grew up … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing & blogging with Jenny Bravo

What a week! Where did it go? Can it really be June already? Gah! Annnyway, in this week’s episode of the Your Creative Life podcast Vanessa and I are all about THIS incredibly honest and moving blog post from YA … Continue reading

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