Romance was a natural fit for me. But learning to write a solid manuscript in the romance genre was a long drawn out struggle. With LOVE LAB, a series of craft-focused blog posts, I'm going to break down my writing process. Writing genre, any genre, is tricky. Romance is particularly trope-driven and the risk of getting marred in cliches is high. The challenge is to stay true to your voice, create characters that feel modern, and stories that are fresh. I'll share my resources and the tips I've picked up along the way. And I'd love for you to Hear from you.
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