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Jill Monroe

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I credit my interest in writing romance to my grandmother. She gave me my first Harlequin to read during the hot summer days I spent on my grandparent's acreage in rural Oklahoma.

Immediately I was hooked!!!

Over the years, I would pick up a pen and write down ideas, but it wasn't until I joined Romance Writers of America and then Oklahoma Romance Writers did I become serious. During that time, I completed eight novels.

The first two will never, ever see the light of day. In fact, I should probably destroy these so no one accidentally reads them! Around my third book, I joined a critique group and began to really study the craft of writing.

From there I entered entered several writing contests. In March 2003, one part of my writing dreams cam
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Jill Monroe A lot of times, the block hits because I'm not ready to write that scene. Maybe it's just as simple as more research is needed, but often the reason…moreA lot of times, the block hits because I'm not ready to write that scene. Maybe it's just as simple as more research is needed, but often the reason is that the book/scene/character hits something too emotional for me. Usually, if it's a scene I'll skip it and come back when I'm ready. Once it was a book, and I wrote down the idea then put it away. About two years later I reopened the project and the words flew from my fingers and onto the screen. (less)
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