But Mernit breaks it down even further into these seven elements that are important to every romance:. So for more in-depth information on each of these points, be sure to check out the follow-up posts:. Mernit, Billy. Writing the Romantic Comedy. If you like what I do here and want to keep this content free, consider supporting me and my work by buying me a coffee.
As a lifelong romance reader, before I even considered the possibility of writing my own romance, I often found myself skipping all the love scenes. When I discovered sweet romances, I ran into a new problem. There was no sexual tension or chemistry between the two leads. It felt like I was trading in one problem for another.
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