“Rock the Curves” by Twyla Turner hits the right notes

Nerdy Romantics Podcast gets a group discussion going on Episode 5, which looks at the novel Rock the Curves by Twyla Turner. In this book review and discussion, Y. M. Nelson is joined by fellow Nerdy Romantics readers Dana and Staci from YouTube's L-5 Podcast to review what they liked...and didn't like about the interracial…

Friday Fun Reviews: “The Accidental Senator” by Laura Heffernan

For those who've been reading my reviews, you'll probably notice the tone of this one is different than my usual review. It's funny! That's probably due to being on some of the same social media networks as Laura Heffernan, author of The Accidental Senator. She's a snarky, funny woman, and when I read this novel,…

Crushing Hard on Star Trek: Picard–AGAIN

Episode 4.2 of the Nerdy Romantics Podcast is all about #StarTrekPicard. In Part 2, I talk about some of the many Easter Eggs she found poignant from Episode 7 of the newest series in the Star Trek franchise. (Part 2 of 2) (SPOILERS) Included in the podcast, I nerd out about: Deanna and Riker and…

Friday Fun Reviews: “How to Fail at Flirting” by Denise Williams

This review is one I wrote for BookTrib.com and is featured on its front page carousel. (I'm not going to lie, I'm darn proud of that!) And for ONCE, my Friday Fun review is for a book that is NEWLY RELEASED! How to Fail at Flirting by Denise Williams is a great holiday present for…

Crushing Hard on Star Trek: Picard

And yes, that rhymed! Episode 4 of the Nerdy Romantics Podcast is all about #StarTrekPicard. In Part 1, I give some background on the moment I decided to watch and Easter Eggs she found cool from Episode 5 of the newest series in the Star Trek franchise. (Part 1 of 2) (SPOILERS) Included in the…

Background on the Nerdy Romantics Podcast

Nerdy Romantics Podcast, Episode 3 Where did Y. M. Nelson come up with the Nerdy Romantics Podcast? What  is this all about? How much of a trekkie can a romance author be, anyway? All of these questions and more answered in Episode 3. We talk superheroes, Star Trek, romance novels and romcoms. Topics in this…

My Journey into Romance audiobooks with Shayla Black and Christian Fox

Why did I want to start a podcast? The idea all started with my Friday Fun Review of More Than Crave You by Shayla Black. Episode 1 goes all in on romance audiobooks. (This episode may contain book spoilers.) I break down that whole situation plus I talk about: Shayla Black's More Than Words series…