Unfortunately, they forget to look up information about trains of that era, so they have their character traveling on tracks that don't exist. In the early s, both Regencies and other historical romances lost popularity in favor of contemporary settings.
We have members who research every little aspect of their novels. I write for them. I nearly lost a hand once when I did so. One of the really fun things about Regency is the language.
The culture is often as alien as what you'll find in a science fiction novel. A couple going off unchaperoned would create a huge scandal. Uncategorized Regency Romance is the Spider-Man of the writing world.
And readers are waiting with bated breath to find out what it will take for him to fully win her heart. A writer can put together a wonderful collection of historically correct data and still have a story that stinks. This came in the middle of a novel set during the s, before anyone knew that the rain forest was important to the environment.
These heroines are often virgins not because of a moral choice but because they were burned by a bad relationship. When I write I want to lure my readers into the world of the Regency era. Lots of people have written about Regency England since, but no one has done it as well.
Definitely not something you want every day. The readership waned during the s with the rise of historical romances and the switch of many Regency writers to the historical genre.
Actually, I have written three manuscripts and counting. The rain forest seems to have an odd effect on writers. In all too many historical romances set during the Regency era, the courting couple often go off together, alone.
Sometimes those details are immensely helpful. History appears to be a very fluid thing.Writing Regency romance in the 21st century is not easy. It requires a real love of the Regency era and an understanding of the people, places, and societal norms of the time.
I adore every minute of it.
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