Would you use science to find love? (Review of “The One” on Netflix)

On episode seven, Y. M. Nelson and Nerdy Romantics Marcie, Dana, and Staci talk about a new TV series on Netflix called The One. The series is based off the novel by John Marrs. We look at both the nerdy and the romantic sides of this series, which combines both of those elements plus a…

Nerdy Romantics talk MORE Netflix’s Bridgerton (Part 2)

In part 2 of the Nerdy Romantics chat about Netflix's Bridgerton, the group talks about the wonderful characters and the funny scenes they loved about the show. (In other words, some of what we really wanted to talk about!) Nerdy Romantic Marcie joins Staci and Dana (permanent guests of the L-5 Podcast on YouTube) in…

Nerdy Romantics talk Netflix’s Bridgerton

Episode 6.1 of the Nerdy Romantics Podcast chats with the panel--this time about the historical romance Netflix TV series Bridgerton! We discuss how we found the show and tackle two of the social media controversies about the show: the "historical accuracy" and the sex. Nerdy Romantic Marcie joins Staci and Dana (permanent guests of the…

“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…

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…

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…