They shouldn’t be the same thing.
Alpha heroes are one of the most enduring, powerful tropes in the romance genre. But don’t let that mislead you: it’s not simple. Crafting a high quality, believable, lovable alpha take nuance and attention.
How do you make your alpha all alapha, without making them an asshole?
Romance author Melissa Blue is here to tell us how. She’s talking with RWS, showing us how to craft a strong, confident, take-charge romantic lead and give them a transformative arc without losing what readers love so much…their alpha-ness.