Bookstore Romance Day (Part III)

Welcome to 2nd annual Bookstore Romance Day! To celebrate the day, Claire and Neil interview the inimitable team from Books Inc., Laurel Village. In Part III of a three-part series for Bookstore Romance Day, we recommend books you can read and LOVE. And of course, we play FMK with our favorite reading scenarios.

Bookstore Romance Day (Part II)

Welcome to 2nd annual Bookstore Romance Day! To celebrate the day, Claire and Neil interview the enchanting staff from Books Inc., Laurel Village. In Part II of a three-part series for Bookstore Romance Day, August 15, 2020 we dig in to the kinds of romance we like best (slow burn!) and our favorite kinds ofContinue reading “Bookstore Romance Day (Part II)”

44. Celebrities!

Lights! Camera! Let’s get some action! Put on your designer duds to walk the red carpet of love because today we’re reading about celebrities! Today we read “Somewhere Only We Know” by Maureen Goo and “Something to Talk About” by Meryl Wilsner. On this star-studded episode, our hosts talk the magic of karaoke, romantic businessContinue reading “44. Celebrities!”

Quickie # 9: Tingle v. Rowling

A certain Jaded Karen has gotten herself into a Harry situation being awful on Twitter, and Chuck Tingle won’t let that stand! On this fourth wall-breaking episode, our hosts read and discuss Tingle’s new novel, “Trans Wizard Harriet Porber and the Bad Boy Parasaurolophus.” It’s got magic, motorcycles, and sex with a dinosaur! Everything youContinue reading “Quickie # 9: Tingle v. Rowling”

Quickie #8: Black Lives Matter!

On today’s Quickie, we felt the need to break our “No Current Events” rule to share our thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement and the murder of black people at the hands of police across the country. But we’re three white people, so listen to us if you want, but it’s more important toContinue reading “Quickie #8: Black Lives Matter!”

Quickie #7: Still in Quarantine!

We’re still sheltering in place here in the Bay Area, so our health-minded hosts recorded another quickie while we figure out the logistics of recording separately. Neil has an article to share, Claire brings some problematic nonsense from Twitter, and we play a new game! FMKocktail! Neil and Claire name a romance trope and theyContinue reading “Quickie #7: Still in Quarantine!”