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Explore the emotional pitfalls and physical pleasures when respectable women find themselves in the role of a naked Venus.

In John Carter’s Conundrum, the titular John Carter is a Bow…

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Carmel Valley, California – A Travel Blog

It’s not a hardship waking up to sunrise in Carmel Valley, California. The title image is what’s right outside my bedroom window. Just a few days after moving into One City Center I went to visit my sister and brother-in-law who live in Carmel Valley. I’ve written about the area… read more

Durham By Night: An Urban Adventure

Now that I’ve moved into my tree house on the 21st floor of One City Center I want to share with you my experience of Durham by night. I now have perspective on the city from a wholly new point of view. Durham By Night: Outside my bedroom window The… read more

The Chick-Lit Heroine – Two No-nos

Chick-lit Heroine: Her Profile The chick-lit heroine has a recognizable profile. She either possesses a fashion sense. Or she has a bestie who can trick her out when the need arises, namely for a Big Date. She is either serially unlucky in love. Or she has divorced (probably recently) a… read more

Julie Tetel Andresen has written about language and love for more than 20 years. A professor of linguistics at Duke University, Julie has also written more than twenty romance novels and novellas. read more