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And they live happily ever after, sort of.

Tragic lovers, they’ve been on my mind lately. I re-read William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet as research for a short story I wrote called “Howlin’ at the Moon Kind of Love”. The master playwright just couldn’t leave it at true … Continue reading

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Romance Fiction, Be My Valentine

Romance Writers of America reports that romance fiction makes up 13.4% of the $10 billion annual revenue tallied in consumer books.  As they say in that business, that’s a lot of bodice ripping and bosom heaving. The romance fiction publishing … Continue reading

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TCR’s Top 10 Reading List for Summer of 2011

With Memorial Day comes the (unofficial) beginning of summer.   Here are some books from This Common Reader’s bookshelf which will keep you entertained while on summer holiday.   Enjoy and send in comments or critiques. Fiction 1. The Secret History of … Continue reading

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