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267 Posts: For Fun
January 2, 2014
Swoonworthy Season: Winter??Alrighty readers and writers, you may have noticed: winter is upon us. You know what I mean, real winter. The...
December 31, 2013
A Letter From Jean FeiwelThank you Swoon Writers and Readers. …For joining and staying with us. …For your patience and enthusiasm as we build...
December 23, 2013
That Guy Is So Not My TypeI have to jump into this blog post with what someone might consider a slightly embarrassing story, so here we...
December 20, 2013
Pixar and an Unconventional Love StoryI have an odd relationship with Pixar. Some of their movies I love (Wall*E, The Incredibles, Ratatouille) and some I...
December 18, 2013
10 Reasons Why I Love Librarians!1. Librarians protect our Freedom of Speech. All day. Every day. 2. Librarians are better than Google. (That’s right. I...
December 17, 2013
Calling Hollywood: Cast this Contemporary YA Romance ASAP!I’m sure we are all excited that Hollywood has started bringing some of the best, and best-selling, YA novels to...
December 11, 2013
My Top 10 Romantic ComediesCanon, as defined by Merriam-Websters: a sanctioned or accepted group or body of related works. Paracanon, as defined by Kate...
December 11, 2013
The Screwball Romantic ComedyI’m not a huge fan of the current crop of comedy movies. No, I’m not a robot. I guess I...
December 2, 2013
My First One True (Celebrity) LoveI can tell you the exact moment my undying love for Leonardo DiCaprio began. It was November of 1996, in...
November 28, 2013
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Movie ReviewI was blown away by film adaptation of The Hunger Games when it hit theaters in 2012, so needless to...
November 25, 2013
TV CouplesIt feels a little weird to make this confession on a publishing blog but here goes: I love TV. A...
October 15, 2013
First DateI had a crush on Mike Thomas by the second day of fifth grade. I don’t recall what exactly caught...
September 27, 2013
Underground LoveRomance is everywhere and as storytellers we have to keep our eyes open for inspiration. Think of yourself as a...
September 19, 2013
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Movie ReviewAs a huge fan of Cassandra Clare’s bestselling urban fantasy book series The Mortal Instruments, I was anxiously awaiting the...
September 17, 2013
Swooning for NEW GIRLI love television sitcoms. I love the quick 22-minute, three-act structure. I love the carefully contained setting. I love the...