Erotica, Romance or Transgressive. What’s the damn difference?
I hear discussions all the time about the difference between Erotica, Erotic Romance, Literary Erotica, Transgressive Erotica and so on. To be fair, I’m often one of those people saying that I think folks are splitting hairs most of the time when it comes to these labels. However, I am also the first to try and set you on fire if you compare Anais Nin to E.L. James, so perhaps I’m a hair splitter too. So I’m going to lay out some of the differences in these terms here. Feel free to disagree with me, just keep the discussion civil...[Read More]
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