Category Archives: Music

A Wonkomance Karaoke Open Invitation — Atlanta, Baby!

Next week, huge numbers of Romance Professionals will be descending upon Atlanta, Georgia, to converse and hobnob and party. Then flee back to the safety of our rooms. Then do it some more! Then sleep. Then fangirl squee, then drink … Continue reading

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What romance should look like!

Back in the mid-eighties, a music video came out that perfectly captured what my young mind thought romance ought to be: dramatic, urgent, star-crossed…semi-animated. Partially set in a diner, partially set inside a comic book. Dripping with synth. Do take … Continue reading

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Kimbra’s “Settle Down”

Part of what makes some romance heroes and heroines wonky is the way they treat their HEA (happily ever after). There can be a proposal, a marriage and 2.5 kids, a marriage and zero kids, a civil partnership, a we’ll-see-how-things-go. … Continue reading

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