Amanda, Carrie, Elyse, and RedHeadedGirl sit down with Sarah at RT in Las Vegas to talk about the conference, the fun of taking a book-focused vacation, the oddly high-priced Kindle, Amanda’s frustrations with Snapchat, pop up signings, and heading to Flavor town. Our language is a little salty, so grab
Sarah interviews author Lisa Marie Perry about her latest book in a romantic suspense/sports romance series for Kimani. They discuss several of her books, the inclusiveness of her characters, the challenges and victories in balancing multiple sets of expectations, and her newest series, which may involve nipple tarts and buttercream.
It’s been just about a month since the grand opening of the romance-focused bookstore, The Ripped Bodice, in Culver City, California. Sarah, who backed the Kickstarter for the bookstore, interviews Leah and Bea Koch about their first weeks, what they’ve learned, and what they’ve got planned for future events. And,
The bitches assemble again, this time to answer an email from Teresa, who is nervous about attending RomanticTimes for the first time. We understand! We’ve done podcasts about RT before, but answering Teresa’s letter gave RedHeadedGirl, Elyse, Carrie, and Amanda the chance to reflect on their first RT last year,
Amanda and Sarah interview Emily Nagoski, who is the New York Times Bestselling Author of Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life, and is currently the Director of Wellness Education at Smith College. She’s a sex educator and also a new romance author
Sarah interviews bestselling author Candis Terry, who writes contemporary comedy romance, and has one of those really cool I’ve Done All The Things bios. We talk about her new series, which is set in a vineyard, and her writing path toward publication, which was a long, winding, bumpy road navigated
A quiz! Sarah concocts a really awful, mean quiz on topics tangentially related to romance, and makes RedHeadedGirl, Elyse, Carrie and Amanda take it. There’s a trick question that costs Sarah all credibility.
All the bitches assemble! Sarah, Amanda, Cassie, RedHeadedGirl, and Elyse discuss what they’re reading, from the delicious historicals to the depressing and maudlin anthologies. We also cover felonious street sign theft, the sad absence of gargoyle hardness jokes, variations in the level of gird attached to one’s loins, what not