Do you love romance novels? Have you ever thought about writing one, but don't know where to start? In this course, you will learn what makes a good romance novel, how to implement effective plots, characters, and themes into your own romance work, and what writing tactics work best for you to help you achieve your best work. The course will include reading and discussing various romantic works, in-class writing exercises, writing works and bringing copies in to read/discuss with the class. The class will also provide insight on how to go about publishing your work.