• Tropes to Love and Tropes to Hate blog post by Shaw Montgomery/MA Innes at authorshawmontgomery.com
    Tropes to Love and Tropes to Hate

    I love how passionate people get about tropes in books. Every reader always seems to have one or two tropes that they hate or that get a very visceral response from them. Mine is enemies to lovers. (no ganging up on me if you love this one) I’m just really sensitive to the idea that you shouldn’t fall for someone or even sleep with someone who isn’t nice to you. Period. Full stop. But I wrote the first Beautiful Shame book that’s technically enemies to lovers. So… I was talking to another author the other day and they love anime and manga and all kinds of fun naughty things, but they hate the accidental pervert trope that can show up […]

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