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Prologue Poll

[poll id="143"] I’ve often wondered why there is a prologue in a story. Why isn’t it Chapter One? In The Boss’s Christmas Proposal, the story opens with a prologue of the character confronting her parents and asking for a job… more

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Zombies the New Black?

[poll id="131"]    I see alot of books featuring zombies of late and I just don’t find zombies sexy or interesting.   The word zombie conjures up hollowed out eyes, drooping skin, and mindless.   What say you?

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Physical Violence Poll

[poll id="117"] I was reading two Harlequin Presents published in the 1980s. One was by Susan Napier and the other by Charlotte Lamb. In both books, the heroine slaps the hero in a rage and the hero hits her back…. more