Monthly Archives:: November 2013

Links: Saturday, November 30th

Links: Saturday, November 30th

November 30, 2013 Links 0

The Masculine Mystique: Custom Suits to Make Transgender and Female Clients Feel Handsome – This NYT article floated across my Facebook feed and I had to share it. An NYC tailor makes suits that fit female bodies without accentuating the… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, November 28th

Links: Thursday, November 28th

November 28, 2013 Links 2

Toco The Cat And His Human: Growing Up Together – An adorable photoset of a toddler and a cat that have been together since they were babies. Goldieblox and the Three MCs – GoldieBlox has since backed down and removed… Read more »

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Links: Tuesday, November 26th

Links: Tuesday, November 26th

November 26, 2013 Links 1

Hug a grocery employee this week. This is what happens when the “most hated man on the Internet” messes with the wrong mother. – A mother takes on the king of revenge porn after her daughter’s topless photo got stolen… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, November 23rd

Links: Saturday, November 23rd

November 23, 2013 Links 0

Life-affirming advice. Abusive Tropes are not Romantic – Fangs for the Fantasy takes on paranormal romance’s problematic relationship dynamics. This post is why I’m not a big fan of the “romance is feminist” claim. It’s often reinforcing patriarchal ideas like… Read more »

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Yours to Keep by Serena Bell

Yours to Keep by Serena Bell

November 22, 2013 Contemporary, Reviews 8

I heard about this book on twitter, when Ridley asked if any Latinas wanted to review a book featuring an undocumented Dominican heroine. I jumped at the chance after reading a review that focused mostly on the hero. He sounded… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, November 21st

Links: Thursday, November 21st

November 21, 2013 Links 0

People of Color in European Art History Love in Colour: Multicultural and Interracial Romance Novels – Mindy Hung is over at The Toast talking about multicultural romance. She offers some quick reviews of a handful of titles, then asks for… Read more »

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Harmony by Sienna Mynx

Harmony by Sienna Mynx

November 20, 2013 Historical, Reviews 3

Someone on Twitter, probably Evangeline Holland, suggested I try Sienna Mynx if I was looking for interracial romance. When I was browsing the author’s backlist this particular title jumped out at me because of the attractive cover, but the Jazz… Read more »

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