Is Romance Making Acceptance Inroads in the SF Community
SF Signal, a major internet source for SF books, hosts weekly feature called Mind Meld. This week’s topic was “What’s Your Favorite Sub-genre of SF and/or Fantasy” and SF Signal invited Heather Massey, blogger at The Galaxy Express, to participate. Massey took the opportunity to promote SFR to an audience of SF and F readers.
And there’s nothing like a maelstrom of conflict as the hero and heroine face seemingly insurmountable obstacles, whether from interpersonal misunderstandings or feelings of fierce, stubborn protectiveness about their significant other’s safety. Aren’t Han Solo and Princess Leia, the quintessential science fiction romance couple, known as much for their romantic bickering as for the hot chemistry between them?