Girl Germs: Feminism comes to genres near you.

A recent huffpost article just nailed it for me. Science Fiction Romance, SFR, the genre with "Girl germs". Foz Meadows writes: Science fiction is a sandbox, and for most of its history, men have been hogging it. How right this is... The men of the SF genre want to take their toys and go home,... Continue Reading →

Bad boys finish last: Abuse in Fiction

http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/79666538 The trouble with so much of the "edgier" romance fiction I'm seeing is relationships. This morning I gave up on a book that will remain nameless. I left a review, said my piece and got out of Dodge. There were in that novel moments of consent issues, misogyny and what I would call pretty... Continue Reading →

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