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What is the Little Mermaid Syndrome?

What is the Little Mermaid Syndrome?by Keira G

*This post does not deal with the medical condition; it deals with the literary condition. The Little Mermaid Syndrome is the desire to be part of another’s world. A fictional character under the influence of LMS would go any length to become like the one they desire. This coveting is usually driven by love. In […]

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Defined: Emotion and Passion, pt 1

Defined: Emotion and Passion, pt 1by Keira G

I sent out a query on Twitter to romance authors and readers if they’d be interested in answering two quick questions. These two questions are ones that I personally love to ask romance authors when I interview them because the answers are always different and unique even though both deal with emotion and passion. It’s […]

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Defined: Emotion and Passion, pt 2

Defined: Emotion and Passion, pt 2by Keira G

This is part two to my Twitter query series about defining emotion and passion. Part one can be found here. This series is devoted to asking romance authors and readers to explain the driving forces behind the concepts of love and desire by sharing their opinions and stories. What is love? How do you define […]

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Kiss and Tell: Elaine Lowe on Her Hero

Kiss and Tell: Elaine Lowe on Her Heroby Keira G

by Elaine Lowe, guest blogger My husband is my own personal hero. On the inside of his wedding ring, I engraved, “My Hero”, and that was long before I was ever a romance writer.  He is the master of making me smile and blush, my sounding board, the fixer of all things tech, my inspiration, […]

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The Romance Novel – Women’s Porn? Take Two:

The Romance Novel - Women's Porn? Take Two:by Keira G

I was reading Not Everything Erotic is Romantic over at All About Romance’s Blog. It touched a bit on what I was thinking when I was writing The Romance Novel – Women’s Porn? However Lynn said something I forgot to touch on in my original post, which I thought I would do now using an […]

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