““The fundamental difference between the 19th century romantic novels and the contemporary romances that borrow heavily from them is in the self-possession of the heroines. Although the unmarried and all but dowerless Elizabeth Bennet and the orphan governess Jane Eyre are…


(Source: tilneyhale)

The shit has really hit the fan now. I feel bad for all the authors who have been hurt by HQ’s business practices. They deserve much better than that.

Guest post by author Ann Voss Peterson about having to choose between writing for Harlequin and getting on 2.4% in royalties or getting her son braces. You will never look at romance writers the same again.