Why read wholesome romance? An author’s perspective

Most of my friends don’t read the romance genre, for whatever reason, so I’m not soaked with discussions on why we read it. I surprised myself by writing a romance with Waiting for Sparks, but I can say I love how it turned out. When I read this older post from 

Varena Denam, I liked her take on explaining why people enjoy reading wholesome romance.


It’s about hope.

My first books published were middle grade novels–The S.A.V.E. Squad–and each one of them also were stories of “I hope”. So I guess it doesn’t matter what genre I write in, I will have an underscore of hope. It’s kind of how I roll and reflects my worldview with God in it as Friend and Savior. Enjoy her brief article.