"Isn't it weird when adults ship (fictional) minors together?" Bro... I've got some bad news for you about who writes the published teen romance stories you read...
"oh you read books you must be really smart and educated" thank you I read romance books about people trying to kill each other and falling in love and then I freak out about someone else's relationship, who doesn't exist by the way
○ studying for your exam ○ finishing your assignment ◉ reading a romance book cause you’re stressed
As a black girl, I read yt romance books all the time. So it irks my nerves when a yt person say they can’t read black romance books because they “can’t relate” ... ummm ?? It’s not about being able to relate..
saidiya hartman: “it is only when you are stranded in a hostile country that you need a romance of origins; it is only when you lose your mother that she becomes a myth[…]”
sex playlists are vicarious romance novel bullshit for people who have had sex once and spend the rest of their life romanticizing sex as the ultimate bonding experience between two humans
i love it when romance only comes as sort of a sub-genre in the story, and not the main highlight of it. ironically, it somehow intensifies the love because they make it work in an otherwise difficult environment, and not the other way around. ig that's why i love shinlena sm pic.twitter.com/vQAbRDAgCt