More Explanations of the Sources of My More Obscure Couples

I intentionally mentioned a lot of obscure couples for my posts for Cordy’s Lovely Blog Party because I wanted to share some new books (I LOVE finding new books to read on blogs, in fact it’s how I found some of these). I thought I’d give more explanations for the more obscure sources (i.e.not the… Continue reading More Explanations of the Sources of My More Obscure Couples

A Miniature Review of The Ordinary Princess

I’m posting this review as part of Cordy’s Lovely Blog Party. The Ordinary Princess is a sweet little story that is part a blend of fairy-tales and part a fairytale in its own right. I don’t want to have too many spoilers, so I will keep it short, sweet, and general. The basic plot is… Continue reading A Miniature Review of The Ordinary Princess

Ten Lesser Known/Lesser Loved Couples from Movies

I’m writing this as part of Cordy’s A Lovely Blog Party. 1. Nick and Nora from The Thin Man mysteries (murder mysteries made in the 30’s and 40’s centered around a “retired” detective and his heiress wife and their escapades). Oh, my. Another blogger mentioned the films and the two protagonists and their chemistry, and… Continue reading Ten Lesser Known/Lesser Loved Couples from Movies

Top Ten Tuesday: Significant Moments of Romantic Tension or Realization

Happy Valentine’s Day, The Top Ten Tuesday topic for today is a romance freebie, so I went with some interesting moments. 1. John Brooke’s proposal to Meg in Little Women. This is so classically funny. 2. Polly and Tommy’s love scene at the very end of An Old-Fashioned Girl. It is so absurd and so completely… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Significant Moments of Romantic Tension or Realization