Interracial Couples in Books and TV

As a product of an interracial couple, and whose family and country is a giant melting pot, seeing same race couples in the media and in movies  surprised me growing up. Interracial couples have been around for hundreds of years so why wasn't the media and entertainment world not showing a true depiction of couples in [...]

By | August 30th, 2016|Categories: Persuading Lola|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Happy Loving Day

Today is a monumental day for mixed couples. Loving Day-celebrated because of a ruling in 1967 that allowed mixed couples to marry. Interracial marriages have been around for years and only became illegal in the US in 1664, but making it illegal didn't stop people from continuing to get married. http://listverse.com/2011/01/25/10-fascinating-interracial-marriages-in-history/ In recent months, mixed couples appeared [...]

By | June 12th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |20 Comments

The Dichotomy of Reality Shows vs Romantic Fiction

Have I got a treat for you today. Sam Cheever is on my blog today. Take it away, Sam! When asked why they love reading romance, one of the most common responses is that it gives the reader an escape from real life. Especially with today’s financial and social challenges, it has never been more [...]

By | April 15th, 2014|Categories: Author Spotlight|Tags: , , , |3 Comments