Listen as Canadian author Ruby Barrett explains why she began writing romance and where she continues to find inspiration. Whereas Barrett’s storylines draw from the media she consumes, her sex scenes often take shape after witnessing simple, overlooked acts of intimacy between people.
Christy Turner loved dogs. So did Lera, who owned a giant Samoyed named Alaska. The women met through an online community that connects Ukrainian asylum seekers with homestay providers across the world. Ironically, when Turner came to pick up Lera from the airport, it was Alaska who Turner found first: listen