Looking Backwards

I’ve been looking at the statistics for this blog, and selected some of the year’s most-visited posts for your delectation.

My Favorite Girls Dressed As Boys – romance edition.

Nifty Stuff That Ought To Be In Romance Novels.

Normative Heterosexuality and the Alpha Male Fantasy.

Georgette Heyer Recommendations.

The Intricacies of Marriages of Convenience.

Online Promotion – Is It Worth It?

The Romance Formula Myth.

Erotic Journeys and Bodice Rippers.

Where’s the Sexual Line in Shapeshifter Romance?

Writers Never Run Out of Blog Topics.

Published by Victoria Janssen

Victoria Janssen’s writing showcases her voracious lifelong love of books. She reads over 120 new books each year, especially historical romance, fantasy, and space opera, and incorporates these genres into her erotic fiction. Her first erotic novel, The Duchess, Her Maid, The Groom and Their Lover (Harlequin Spice, December 2008), was translated into French and German. Her second Spice novel, The Moonlight Mistress (December 2009), was translated into Italian and nominated for a RT Reviews Reviewers’ Choice Award. Her third novel is The Duke & The Pirate Queen (December 2010). She has also published erotic short stories as Elspeth Potter. When not writing, Victoria conducts research in libraries and graveyards, lectures about writing and selling erotica, and speaks at literary conventions on topics such as paranormal romance, urban fantasy, erotic science fiction/fantasy, and the empowerment of women through unconventional means. Her daily writing blog features professional writing and marketing tips, genre discussion, book reviews, and author interviews. She also guest blogs for Heroes & Heartbreakers and The Criminal Element. She lives in Philadelphia.