Charity A. Rue
Author Charity A. Rue aka Ruechari has been creating works of 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, New Adult, Young Adult, Paranormal, Contemporary 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 home schools, 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.
Awards and Recognition
- Winner of a Literary Award from Litnet for winning the New Adult Campus Romance Contest sponsored by the American Writer's Conference on March 30, 2019