Blogging, Books, Dating Tips, Event, Hope, Love, Message, Readers, Relationships, Romance, romantic ideas, Traditions, Valentine's

A to Z’s of Romance: a Valentine’s romance blogger post by multi-genre author Marie Lavender

A to Z's of Romance   I launched this blog in 2014. It just occurred to me that I haven’t written a post of my own in a while. Mainly I just share authors’ new releases, interview both authors and characters, we feature guest posts about romance, and we started offering book reviews in the… Continue reading A to Z’s of Romance: a Valentine’s romance blogger post by multi-genre author Marie Lavender

Blogging, Books, Event, Faith, Fiction, Guest Writer, Hope, Love, Message, Readers, Relationships, Romance, romantic ideas, Stories

Why YOU Should Read at Least One Romance Novel in Your Lifetime: a guest post by Lady Silver

Why YOU Should Read at Least One Romance Novel in Your Lifetime   When people hear the term 'romance novel', usually they think of some cheesy story where true love triumphs at the end and it fulfills someone’s secret desires. However, there is so much more to these stories than just “sappiness” and “smuttiness.” They… Continue reading Why YOU Should Read at Least One Romance Novel in Your Lifetime: a guest post by Lady Silver

Contemporary, Drama, Event, Faith, Hope, Love, Message, music, Readers, Romance

Special Music Feature: Christopher Ferguson

Hi, readers! I am beyond pleased to announce a very special post today on ILRB. Here is some great romantic themed music by Christopher Ferguson. Please help me in welcoming our first musical post to this romance blog! With Love, an album featuring some romantic songs, is available on ReverbNation. First of all, I'd like… Continue reading Special Music Feature: Christopher Ferguson

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A Year of Romance and Second Chances…Reflection Post: 2017 – 2018

Hi, readers! As you know, the I Love Romance Blog is a place to celebrate all things “love”, including tips on romantic relationships, as well as reading love poems, exploring romance novels in the form of pre-order and new release features, blog tours, cover reveals, guest posts about romance writing, giveaways, and perhaps finding a… Continue reading A Year of Romance and Second Chances…Reflection Post: 2017 – 2018

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Chivalry Doesn’t Have to Be Dead: a romance blogger post by multi-genre author Marie Lavender

Chivalry Doesn't Have to Be Dead   It isn’t a reach to suppose that many romance readers spent part of their childhoods dreaming of sweeping fairytale relationships, comprised of a white knight on a steed coming to a maiden’s rescue after slaying a dragon for her. Or, for a feminist type, perhaps she was indeed… Continue reading Chivalry Doesn’t Have to Be Dead: a romance blogger post by multi-genre author Marie Lavender

Authors, Blogging, Books, Event, Fiction, Holiday, Hope, Love, Message, Readers, Romance

A Year of Romance: 2016

Hi, readers! As you know, the I Love Romance Blog is a place to celebrate all things “love”, including tips on romantic relationships, as well as reading love poems, exploring romance novels and perhaps finding a new, favorite romance author. With 2017 approaching quickly, it becomes clear that the New Year offers hope, the promise… Continue reading A Year of Romance: 2016

Hope, Love, Message, Radio, Relationships, Romance, Writing

“Lovers Like Us” – a poem

Lovers Like Us From the window the stars in the sky seem to mock me, the walls in here are too close, wanting in this night, yearning for your arms, craving your soul next to mine,                                    but lovers who hate goodbyes will always stay true… Remembering your kiss, the kind that can change from… Continue reading “Lovers Like Us” – a poem

Hope, Love, Poetry, Readers, Relationships, Romance, Writing

“Forever” – a poem

Forever This heart was once locked, jaded by pain, with merely a small yearning, a tiny hope for something real. I yearned for “forever”, it seemed… and I found that in you. This body was once protected from the advances of others, secretly ready to open to the one with the right touch, the one… Continue reading “Forever” – a poem

Hope, Love, Poetry, Relationships, Romance, Writing

“You Keep Me Hoping” – a poem

You Keep Me Hoping   I recall last night as I was in your arms, the comfort of your skin against mine, the sure touch that can ignite fires inside me, your eyes that balance me. Even if we don’t make love, I cherish our talks. We relate so well. It’s this memory of you…… Continue reading “You Keep Me Hoping” – a poem