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July 22 2016

What’s the Most Unique Meet-Cute You’ve Read?

The meet-cute. It's the fantastic opportunity for a writer to introduce not only their two characters to each other, but for those two characters to make a lasting impression on the reader....
July 20 2016

Book Nerds: A Love Story

Dear reader, I married him #noreally #yeahidunnohoweither — Victoria (@VictoriaOB_) July 17, 2016 In just about the sweetest story to happen on the internet,...
October 4 2014

Meet-Cute (and Not So Cute): First Encounters in Romance from Roberts, James, and More!

Authors have a challenge to come up with creative ways for the heroine and hero to meet. For better or worse, this encounter sets the tone for the book, since it is pretty much the gotcha scene that...
January 22 2014

Love and Laughter: Humor in Romance

Writing a post on the most humorous characters in romance should be easy peasy, right? I thought so, since there is nothing that I love better than a book that makes me laugh. But figuring out what...
February 10 2013

Four Weddings and a Funeral: In Defense of Andie MacDowell

Four Weddings and a Funeral is widely considered one of the classic romantic comedies of the 1990s. It’s also considered a movie that works in spite of, rather than because of, its leading lady’s...
June 1 2011

Fancy Meeting You Here: Historical Meet Cutes

It’s not just contemporary heroes and heroines that get to “meet-cute.” The historical folks have had centuries to perfect this type of encounter. So, without further ado, here are a few of my...
April 22 2011

Meet-Cutes in Contemporary Romance

Maybe I'm just nosy, but I love to hear how couples meet, especially if they seem mismatched. “Cute meets” are the most fun of all because the characters are going about their business,...