Category Archives: Writing Wonkomance

Thinking about wonkomance from an author’s perspective.

Sh*t, Babe! How SWEET DREAMS Bamboozled Two Intelligent Women: A Dialogue

Since I’m still buried under broken-down cardboard boxes and stacks of slightly wrinkled packing paper, two of my friends and colleagues from the New England Chapter of Romance Writers of America have agreed to fill in for me today. I … Continue reading

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Formative Wonk: The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler

“I found no humor, only desperation and pathos.” So begins one of a number of one-star reviews for Anne Tyler’s The Accidental Tourist on Goodreads, where the novel has nearly 25,000 ratings. The Accidental Tourist is one of my all-time favorite novels, and … Continue reading

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“What a weird, kinky f*cker…”

Time for a little shameless self-promo here. Well, not shameless – I always experience a bit of shame when doing this – but brazen at least. *cues trumpets* THE THEORY OF ATTRACTION drops July 9th, which is Monday! Only four … Continue reading

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