So, you’re writing a romance. Fabulous! It’s important to know what genre you’re writing in. To find out why, read 3 reasons genre is important. In romance, the critical promises you’re making to the reader are: 1) that you’ll focus on the central romance, and… Read More »5 romance subgenres: Learn how to define your story
Romance writers and readers often refer to stories’ heat levels? But what does that mean? And how do you determine the heat level in your own manuscript? What are heat levels? In the romance genre, stories are often described according to their “heat levels”. A… Read More »Heat levels: how does your romance novel compare?
What is genre? In literary terms, genre is the label we give a story to categorise it with others of similar composition, tone, content or length. But why is it so essential that we focus on identifying our story’s genre and labelling it in this… Read More »3 reasons genre is important