It’s been a long time coming … (questions answered)

I’ve been thinking a lot the past few weeks about brand awareness, engagement, and what it means to really connect with people about a topic we all love–in this case, books, specifically love stories. It’s caused me to re-think some of the things I’m doing to connect with you, and it’s shown me that IContinue reading “It’s been a long time coming … (questions answered)”

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) inContinue reading “Nerdy Romantics talk MORE Netflix’s Bridgerton (Part 2)”

Friday Fun Review: “Painted” (Deluxe Edition) by Lucky Daye

No, you are not in an alternate universe, I am reviewing an album. I’m actually just flat out recommending it. As an author and creative I make playlists for every novel, I have a general writing playlist, and I play music when I’m crafting (and usually singing along, but that’s another story for another day).Continue reading “Friday Fun Review: “Painted” (Deluxe Edition) by Lucky Daye”

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 theContinue reading “Nerdy Romantics talk Netflix’s Bridgerton”

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 thisContinue reading “Background on the Nerdy Romantics Podcast”

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 seriesContinue reading “My Journey into Romance audiobooks with Shayla Black and Christian Fox”

Instagram Giveaway for all my Nerdy Romantics!

I’ve reached 200 followers on Instagram! To celebrate, I am giving away a craft item from one of my favorite Etsy Crafters, Create Some Envy. She has expanded her offerings, so you should check them out! In the meantime, see my post below on how to enter. Giveaway ends 10/31/20 at 11:59 PM EDT!