Emily  Greenwood

Lily
666 books | 778 friends

Abbie
324 books | 21 friends

Yaritza
12,430 books | 3,050 friends

Michael
1,856 books | 36 friends

Christina
7,495 books | 3,041 friends

Julie F...
479 books | 623 friends

Ermione...
1,436 books | 219 friends

Shelley
667 books | 1,664 friends

More friends…

Emily Greenwood

Goodreads Author


Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
June 2013


USA Today bestselling author Emily Greenwood worked for a number of years as a writer, crafting newsletters and fundraising brochures, but she far prefers writing playful love stories set in Regency England. She lives in Maryland with her husband and two daughters.

To ask Emily Greenwood questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Emily Greenwood Cintia, you are describing a very common situation for any writer!

For me, what often inhibits my writing is when my internal editor gets involved in…more
Cintia, you are describing a very common situation for any writer!

For me, what often inhibits my writing is when my internal editor gets involved in the process too early and stifles my creativity, so I try not to let that happen. To get started on a story, I ask myself these questions: who is the story about, what do they want, and why can't they get it? And then I start writing, figuring out the story as I go. This process creates an awful first draft full of plot holes, but I just keep going forward, not stopping to edit, until I get to the end.

Every writer has a different process, but personally, I need to give myself permission to create a really messy first draft so I have something to work with. And then it's on to rewriting, which is at least as important as creating that first draft.

Good luck with your writing!(less)
Average rating: 3.74 · 1,792 ratings · 295 reviews · 9 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Beautiful One (The Scan...

3.73 avg rating — 208 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Gentlemen Prefer Mischief (...

3.61 avg rating — 150 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Little Night Mischief (Mi...

3.40 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mischief by Moonlight (Misc...

3.59 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How to Handle a Scandal (Th...

3.54 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Rogue Walks into a Ball

4.14 avg rating — 21 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dukes in Disguise

by
3.74 avg rating — 496 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Duchesses in Disguise: A Re...

by
3.84 avg rating — 410 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Marquesses at the Masquerade

by
4.06 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Emily Greenwood…
A Little Night Mischief Gentlemen Prefer Mischief Mischief by Moonlight
(3 books)
by
3.52 avg rating — 391 ratings

The Beautiful One How to Handle a Scandal
(2 books)
by
3.67 avg rating — 292 ratings

A Rogue Walks into a Ball
(1 book)
by
4.07 avg rating — 206 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Emily’s Recent Updates

Emily Greenwood is now friends with Lily
3124610
Emily Greenwood is accepting questions on her profile page.
Emily Greenwood rated a book it was amazing
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
The Invention of Wings
by Sue Monk Kidd (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Emily Greenwood rated a book it was amazing
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
The Paris Wife
by Paula McLain (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Emily Greenwood made a comment in the group Book CafeAuthor Introduction topic
" Hi everyone, and thank you, Eileen, for inviting me to join the group. My name is Emily Greenwood, and I write sexy romances set in the Regency era. M ...more "
Emily Greenwood joined the group Book Cafe
148749
Emily Greenwood rated a book it was amazing
All He Ever Dreamed by Shannon Stacey
Rate this book
Clear rating
Emily Greenwood rated a book it was amazing
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast
Rate this book
Clear rating
Emily Greenwood wants to read
Careless People by Sarah Churchwell
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Emily's books…
“She indulged in silent feelings of satisfaction, pleased with the idea of him suffering. This might even be a bit fun.”
Emily Greenwood

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Nothing But Readi...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Level 2 of the Serious Readers Challenge for 2013 234 408 Jan 29, 2014 03:37PM  
One Million Pages...: Megan's Million Pages 80 148 Feb 12, 2017 09:50AM  
“She indulged in silent feelings of satisfaction, pleased with the idea of him suffering. This might even be a bit fun.”
Emily Greenwood

148749 Book Cafe — 81 members — last activity Jul 25, 2016 11:26AM
Where you can discuss books, make friends and just chill!



No comments have been added yet.