Who Is the Romance Reader?

The romance book industry is extensive. Romance is the second most popular genre, capturing over fifty percent of the market. But do you know the type of reader that comprises that percentage? The general perception is that the vast majority of romance readers are women. That is true, but did you know that sixteen percent of romance readers are men. The romance reader’s age ranges … Continue reading Who Is the Romance Reader?

Check Your Work For Copyright Infringement

It’s always a good idea to check if your book title or pen name, among other things, has already been copyrighted. After all, you want your work to be unique, but more importantly, you want to avoid those nasty lawsuits. Checking your work against already copyrighted material is a simple free of charge process. Click on the following link to be routed to the CANADIAN … Continue reading Check Your Work For Copyright Infringement

Whose Advice Should You Take When Writing?

I scoured the internet and read article after article to educate myself on becoming a better writer. The authors of the articles I read, although insightful, didn’t do much to improve my writing. What they did was confuse and instill doubt—lots of doubt. One article told me prologues and epilogues were the work of the devil. The author of that particular article claimed many readers … Continue reading Whose Advice Should You Take When Writing?