As long as it's a romance, and there are different races, it counts in my opinion. Two Southerners are going to have a lot in common, regardless of what their backgrounds are and that's what I play on. Born in in Franklin, Georgia, John was the son of an attorney and slaveholder. We live with them, love, and respect them Their responses were varied and from all sides of the political spectrum: No one's really posted in this thread in a while. Different kinds of humans have different physical characteristics, that's all.
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Disabled heroines are not commonplace. He just thinks of race B as "his type" the way some people are struck dumb with admiration at the sight of whatever their type is, whether that's redheads, or big boobs, or a big butt, or someone with a beautiful voice, or a contortionist, or whatever. They had fallen in love without having physically met. Others have pointed out the relationship between the religiosity of the social gospel and the academic discipline of sociology. Yes, I too wish things were based on content of character rather than skin. I know that time period would have a direct correlation to the amount of racism that the couple faces in the book.
Silver--Thanks for bumping this. But they chose Elizabeth Taylor,a White actress to play the Egyptian queen. Story lengths from 7K to K. One of the newest branches of the popular genre is interracial romance, which just a few decades ago would have been too hot to handle. I'm writing a series of IR novella's as we speak. Blessings to you Belle!
Gender and the Social Gospel Urbana and Chicago: Like I said earlier in the thread, I don't feel like I'll ever know enough about the nuances of another culture to pull it off well, even with sensitivity readers. Clearly, whatever ailed her had been serious enough to interrupt her writing for nearly a decade. I've never killed, raped or stalked anyone but I can write about the bad men and women as if I have. Are curses real or merely imagined? I have a question; just to hear other opinions I suppose. I think about my backwater place of birth and want to bang my head against the wall.