Friends, Lovers, and Strangers

by Mary Jo

Years ago I read about a study that looked at the difference between meeting someone ONEPERFECTROSEART and having a crazed affair that burns out quickly, and passions that becomes life-long true love. Their conclusion: there IS no difference at the beginning.

A romance is about the courtship, the developing relationship, and a romance writer's job is to make that relationship believable so that when readers close the book, they can smile and know the couple is together forever. 

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