Why should romance novels, erotica, historical romances with smutty undertones be deemed as guilty pleasures? As if it is something to be ashamed of. As if there weren’t any well written novels out there. As if E.L. James succeeded in blinding literary snobs that there aren’t anything worth finding in erotica. As if Anne Rice… Read More Historical Romances, Apologies and Weekends
You would think that it was more complicated to fall in love in the medieval era because of all the mores and codes, social standing, dowry and arranged marriages. Modern times allow for the freedom to choose who we love, who we bed and ultimately wed and grow old with. I got all these from… Read More Full of it
(Lord Corbin) ” A beautiful woman should never be serious, Duchess” (Jemma, Duchess of Beaumont) “Why not?” (Lord Corbin) “It implies that there is something you cannot have. and we who are not as beautiful prefer to believe that you have everything you wish for in life. That is the essence of beauty after all” -An excerpt from… Read More The essence of beauty.