EP292: Rowan Coleman — Writing is Well Hard
We welcome bestselling author Rowan Coleman back to the podcast, but this time she’s wearing a Brontë bonnet. Writing as Bella Ellis she is two books into the Brontë Mysteries, which imagines the famous sisters as mystery-solving sleuths. Rowan takes us through her process of research and strategies for writing around history and real people.
In this episode you will discover:
- Tips for plotting and research
- Why you shouldn’t get too hung up on an “original idea”
- How to write for a passionate fanbase
- Changing your writing style for a pen name
- And how to launch a book in lockdown
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