Posts Categorized: Links

Links: Thursday, September 12th

Links: Thursday, September 12th

September 12, 2013 Links 4

Disabled People Are Sexy – Truth in advertising. Communities: You Got Your Industry in my Fanwork – While this post is talking about SFF and television fandoms, I found much of it relevant to Romancelandia’s struggle with reader-author interaction. Over the last few years many previously fannish book blogs I… Read more »

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Links: Tuesday, September 10th

Links: Tuesday, September 10th

September 10, 2013 Links 2

History according to Tumblr. Romance Debate part one – why Anachronist doesn’t like the genre – I do like romance, obviously, and I can’t really argue with these points. After writing several nasty reviews of romantic fiction (because nothing makes my inner demon more active than a bad romance) I… Read more »

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Links: Friday, September 6th

Links: Friday, September 6th

September 6, 2013 Links 3

A fairy tale love story in 10 panels. Villainesses in Romance: The Rival, the Evil Vagina, the Bad Mutha, and More! – AnimeJune breaks down your friendly neighborhood villainesses. Female villains in romance novels come in a class of their own. For example, it’s fairly simple to pluck a male… Read more »

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Links: Monday, September 2nd

Links: Monday, September 2nd

September 2, 2013 Links 1

Widower submits a song about his wife of 73 years to a songwriting contest – Oh my god, this is just all the feels. When 96-year-old Fred saw a songwriting contest advertised in the paper he couldn’t help but write one for his wife who’d passed away only a month… Read more »

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Links: Friday, August 30th

Links: Friday, August 30th

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A Probing to Remember by Kathereen Chowdy – This Photoshop sight gag Tumblr occasionally riffs on old Presents covers. This one was amazingly apropos. In Search of Lesbian SFR: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly – Author Cathy Pegau guest posts at the science fiction romance blog The Galaxy… Read more »

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Links: Wednesday, August 28th

Links: Wednesday, August 28th

August 28, 2013 Links 4

Guys With Fancy Lady Hair – Does what it says on the tin. The Role of Feminist Criticism – This post is from months ago, but it’s new to me and does a wonderful job of distilling what the goal of criticism is, or should be. In my view, the… Read more »

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Hot Links: Saturday, August 24th

Hot Links: Saturday, August 24th

August 24, 2013 Links 4

Book Review: Ascension: A Tangled Axon Novel by Jacqueline Koyanagi – This review from the Book Smugglers looks like it might appeal to lots of people following our blog. It’s not a romance, but it sounds like the romance arc in this sci-fi novel is a major part of the… Read more »

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