Tag Archives: romance novels

Shared experience, meaning and transcendence.

Unless the subject is sports, my husband doesn’t often reflect. Well, that’s not entirely true. He’s a very reflective kind of guy, he just doesn’t always discuss his reflections unless they have to do with sports. But this morning my … Continue reading

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Fools for Luv and here’s to tomorrow!

Romance author Penny Watson and I are at the Fools for Luv bloghop – come join us for food and fun. I’ve shared a recipe for Thai Pulled Chicken and Penny has shared one of her faves – the famous … Continue reading

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So how do you like your heroes?

With a side of grits?  Hashbrowns?  Bacon?  Ham?  On whole wheat toast? The subject came up between hubby and myself when I read a post about why men should read romance and women, thrillers.  I read both, duh, in addition … Continue reading

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I want to talk about something of interest to me: forced seduction….the appeal or lack thereof.

Jessica at her site, Read React Review, recently posted about the campy fun of reading ye olde bodice ripper. She featured The Raider, by Jude Deveraux.  Here is a quote from the book.  Keep in mind, it’s taken out of … Continue reading

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Did you buy a romance novel for Christmas?

Romance Novel Sales are Booming in this tough economy.  While other genres are down somewhere between 14% and 17%, Romance has seen an increase in sales – some studies sight an increase of 2.5%  over last year, while other information … Continue reading

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