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CONQUERING THE FIRST CHAPTER
WITH PATIENCE BLOOM, SENIOR EDITOR OF HARLEQUIN ROMANTIC SUSPENSE
CONFLICT IS KEY
WITH FLO NICOLL, SENIOR EDITOR OF HARLEQUIN PRESENTS
AVOIDING THE SAGGY MIDDLE
With Stephanie Doig (Editor, Carina Press), Nicola Caws (Editor, Harlequin Presents), and Dina Davis (Editor, Love Inspired & Love Inspired Suspense).
Download this helpful PDF and learn how to meet your personal and professional deadlines when it comes to completing your manuscript.
Keep track of the elements in your story, including word count, setting, and your overall plot.
What is Category Romance? And Why Is It So Satisfying? – Perfect for anyone new to Romance Writing or WriteforHarlequin.com.
How to Write a Great First Chapter – Prepare to tackle your first 1500 pages by reading this excellent resource.
An Editor’s Guide to Writing Your Synopsis – Helpful guidelines when it comes to submitting your work.
I Got the Call: Meet New Harlequin Desire Author Katie Fry – Find out how Katie joined the Harlequin community early on as a way to foster inspiration in her writing.