Let’s Celebrate the Good Stuff
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Let’s Celebrate the Good Stuff

There’s been a lot of discussion lately about women writing science fiction and fantasy, and how they can sometimes be treated like interlopers. Over the past few weeks, I’ve read story after story of dismissive, sexist, misogynistic and abusive behavior at conventions, books signings, and online forums. It’s been pretty depressing. Scratch that: It’s been … Continue reading

Romangst and the Bloody Sweat of Authors: Amber Belldene interviews Dear Author reviewer Kati Brown
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Romangst and the Bloody Sweat of Authors: Amber Belldene interviews Dear Author reviewer Kati Brown

Hi everyone–Amber here.  When I first started writing romance, the level of critical discussion happening in the blogosphere was eye opening.  Romance was no longer the genre of hidden paperbacks, like I thought when I started reading it back in high school, but a smart and serious craft. When I found the website Dear Author, … Continue reading