Hi, readers! It's time once again to celebrate National Poetry Month here on ILRB. Yay! 😀 Recently, I decided to mark this special occasion by letting J. Simon Harris come visit us and feature the brand-new English translation of Pablo Neruda's romantic poetry. Why? Well, do you actually need a reason to honor poetry about… Continue reading National Poetry Month Feature: J. Simon Harris and Neruda’s TWENTY LOVE POEMS AND A SONG OF DESPAIR translation
Passion: The Motivator and Energizer for Our Lives The spine-tingling kiss. The intense desire. The longing to be with a special person. We’re all familiar with romantic passion. But passion can do so much more for us in everyday life. We’re fortunate if we find lasting and positive romantic passion. We’re even luckier if we… Continue reading Passion – The Motivator and Energizer for Our Lives: a guest post by author Bonnie McCune
3 Ways to Add Romance on Your Trip The excitement of going somewhere new or revisiting a favorite destination and finally taking a break from the “normal” are things we all look forward to when it comes to an upcoming vacation. Even more so, when we get to share this experience with our significant… Continue reading Three Ways to Add Romance on Your Trip: a guest post by Angela Burks
7 Most Ideal Ways to Plan Your Honeymoon There is no better way to spend quality time with your spouse than going on your honeymoon. It is also the only place where you get to reboot and refresh yourself after the stress you have had the past couple of days. You should, however, keep… Continue reading 7 Most Ideal Ways to Plan Your Honeymoon: a guest post by Rebecca Siggers
Hi, readers! I hope you’re having a wonderful New Year celebration! 😀 Such a crazy busy year, right? Anyway, let’s get down to discussing why we’re here. If you’re a loyal follower, then you know I do a New Year’s Eve post every year. When our clocks and calendars reset, and we switch to another… Continue reading Flashbacks of 2019 and Looking Ahead to 2020 – A Chance for Renewal…and Reincarnation?
Hi, readers! I am pleased to announce a very special post today on ILRB. We’re doing something a little different. This is our twentieth official author interview on this romance blog! I know in the past, we did character interviews then switched over to the author’s take on it, but this approach is a bit… Continue reading Exclusive Interview with author Linda Diane Wattley, plus a look at inspirational military romance, A LOVE STORY TO REMEMBER!
Hi, readers! I am beyond pleased to announce a very special post today on ILRB. Here is a great new music release by writer and musician Christopher Ferguson. Please help me in welcoming him back to this romance blog! 😉 Christopher Ferguson is giving look at his romance album, With Love, today. Great cover! … Continue reading Special Music Feature and Q&A: Christopher Ferguson
10 Effective Conversation-Starters for Couples Communication is an essential ingredient in any relationship. For couples, rich conversation makes their relationship delicious. It’s what builds connection and creates intimacy. For couples who’ve been together for a while keeping conversations fresh and interesting can take some effort. If you want to keep your conversations fresh and… Continue reading Ten Effective Conversation-Starters for Couples: a guest post by Dr. B. Anne Hancock
Hi, readers! I am beyond pleased to announce a very special post today on the I Love Romance Blog. In recent years, I asked both authors and romance readers to come to me with their responses to this big question: “What Does Romance Mean to Me?” I was genuinely interested in what made us all… Continue reading Special Feature: What Does Romance Mean to Me? by The Smut Report
Top 10 Dating Tips for the Modern Woman by Kai Nicole Let’s face it, dating in this digital era is getting a bit crazy. We are in a cultural shift where women have a lot more money and freedom than they used to have, all while traditionalism is still desired by many. So, how… Continue reading Top 10 Dating Tips for the Modern Woman: a guest post by author Kai Nicole