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[Book Review] A Wedding One Christmas by Therese Beharrie

Note: I received a copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. A Wedding One Christmas, a short and sugary sweet Christmas novel set in Caledon, South Africa, was my introduction to romance … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Meet Cute

Title: Meet Cute Authors: Jennifer L. Armentrout; Dhonielle Clayton; Katie Cotugno; Jocelyn Davies; Huntley Fitzpatrick; Nina LaCour; Emery Lord; Katharine McGee; Kass Morgan; Julie Murphy; Meredith Russo; Sara Shepard; Nicola Yoon; Ibi Zoboi Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance, Anthology, Queer … Continue reading

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Protected: A Rainy Night In – Part Two

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A Rainy Night In – Part One

Note about future access: The next two installments of this story are super NSFW and will be behind a password. If you’re over 18 and want to see where the story goes, you can get in touch with me via … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Buns by Alice Clayton

Title: Buns (Hudson Valley #3) Author: Alice Clayton Rating:  Recommended Genre/Category: Contemporary Romance, Comedy, Found Family Release Date: May 23, 2017 Publisher: Gallery Books Order Here: BARNES AND NOBLE | AMAZON Note: I received a free copy of this book … Continue reading

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Breaking and Entering – Original Fiction

Notes: This original fantasy (almost romance) story has been in the works for a LONG time and I’m happy that I can finally share it with you all! The gorgeous art pieces in this post are all parts of a commission … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Insight by Santino Hassell

Title: Insight (The Community #1) Author: Santino Hassell (Twitter) Rating: Highly Recommended Genre/Category: Urban Fantasy, Psychics, Queer Romance/Erotica, Paranormal Romance, Suspense/Mystery Release Date: March 13, 2017 Publisher: Riptide Publishing Order Here: RIPTIDE PUBLISHING Note: I received a free copy of … Continue reading

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[Book Review] UnWritten by Chelsea M. Cameron

Title: UnWritten Author: Chelsea M. Cameron (Twitter) Rating: Recommended Genre/Category: Contemporary Romance, Families/Kid-fic , Body Positive, Happy Endings, New Adult Release Date: July 6, 2014 Order Here: AMAZON Note: A version of this review is up on Goodreads/Amazon. The changes between the two … Continue reading

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Breaking and Entering – Birthday Art and Story Snippet

My darling and talented friend Vi (who I’ve commissioned to draw art for this story because she’s GREAT) surprised me with a super cute birthday sketch of Asra, one of the main characters  in my short story “Breaking and Entering”. Not only … Continue reading

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Condescension, Crosstalk, and why Connie Willis’ Misunderstanding of the Romance Genre is a Deal Breaker for Me

When I first heard about Connie Willis’ book Crosstalk, it sounded like a bunch of fun. I put it on my wishlist and dropped a bunch of hints that I’d be open to reviewing it even if I had to … Continue reading

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Searching for Real Love: My torrid love affair with Golden Age romance comics

This post was originally posted on Patreon for backers supporting me with $1 or more. If early access and exclusives are your thing, consider subscribing! I love the Golden Age of comics. Crime comics. Horror comics. Offshoots of the pulps … Continue reading

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When Amazon gift cards attack

A few weeks ago I won a $25 gift card through a program I’m running on my computer. It’s a little thing and not a big deal. I completely forgot about it though until yesterday afternoon when I got mail and there was my gift card.

$25 can buy a lot of books so it’s no wonder that I have spent the past 24 hours trying to figure out what books I was going to buy. Finally, I settled on four books that came up to $27 (including like tax and stuff). I’m a little over my gift card’s limit but essentially I’m getting four awesome books on someone else’s dime (and supporting authors I LOVE in the process!)

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