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From the Ashes

Juliana could not believe Lady Catherine assigned her to be Richard’s chambermaid. She obviously enjoyed doing so because Juliana could hear the wretched woman’s cackle all the way down the hall. How embarrassing to be reduced to the state of his servant, but there was little she could do about her status in life.


Forever Ruined

Benjamin McAllister’s past was riddled with intrigue, war and death. It was no place for a woman, such comforts as marriage, family and love were not meant to be his but one woman changed all of that for him.


Someone to Watch Over Me

For as long as Cat Fischer could remember it was Liam and Cat, Cat and Liam. So in love since High School neither of them dreamed of attending different universities. Now reaching graduation Cat discovers she’s pregnant, and Liam choose to have nothing to do with her or the baby.


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Charity Rue

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My friends and their thoughts on Writing, Litnet, becoming the best writer you can be. I miss these woman : )

Small Towns Big Stories contest finalists on Litnet are sharing their stories about how they made up their minds about starting writing, and their experience about Litnet. They are also giving advice to the beginning authors.
More awesome contests are to come in the future, so stay tuned. Maybe you will be the next winner!😉
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November 4, 2018

Book Reading and Craft Session

Author Charity Rue will be participating in the Holmesburg Community Day by doing 3 readings of her children’s book Best Buds b & d, followed by craft session to be held at the Dining Car, located at 8826 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136.

July 12, 2019

Book Reading and Craft Session

Author Charity Rue will be reading her children’s book Best Buds b & d at the Torresdale Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, followed by a craft session. More information to be listed as event draws closer.


At age 43, Author Charity Rue aka Ruechari has been creating works of romantic fiction for over 20 years. Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA this Literary Award Winning author runs the gamut with a variety of genres from Historical Romance, Young Adult, Paranormal and Fantasy. All her stories carry an element of romance and interesting plot twists.

Her Historical Romance novel “From the Ashes” has received over 1/2 million reads on Wattpad and reached #1 on their Historical Hot Fiction List in 2016. Charity was also chosen for the short list in Wattpad’s Open Novella Contest in 2018 with her story “Love’s Counterpart” and she’s been honored with Poet in Perpetuum at the Poet’s Pub.

Several of her poems have been published in anthologies, and in 2017 she self published a children’s story “Best Buds b and d” to help children who have difficulty deciphering between these two letters.

Charity’s most recent accomplishment is being named Winner of the Campus Romance Contest held by Litnet on March 30, 2019, earning her a Literary Award for the first time in her writing career.

Charity runs her own short story writer’s club, Storytellers Saloon, where she also currently collaborates with 9 writers who span 3 continents in writing a Western that is written in poetry. The series “Busted Gulch” is now in its 3rd year and 10th volume.

Charity has always been passionate about writing. Married over 25 years and proud mother of two young sons, that Charity homeschools, she strives to make a success of herself in life and her writing career to show her children that they too can achieve their dreams, so long as they never give up on them.