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Letters of Opinion

Why We Read

Why We Read

Remembering Why We Read Because sometimes I just need to reflect and remember why I spend so much time in the company of the written word. Maybe you do, too? Because I can: A love of reading is something that… more

Bullet Proof Tropes

Bullet Proof Tropes

Romance is full of repeated tropes from the marriage of convenience to the secret baby plot. The repetition comes from positive reception.  Why does the Billionaire Virgin’s Captivity appear in so many stories? Because so many people respond to them… more