Originally Posted by CWatkinsNash
We have the "scornful of fantasy" crowd, who can't see the appeal in "things that aren't real / can't happen", and so there's obviously something wrong with me for reading it. Then we have those that are scornful of romance. I'm sure I don't even have to explain all the ways this one can go downhill. This can come from men or women, though usually with different complaints. My favorite is "reading romance gives women false expectations".
Or they say it's "porn for women"--um, no it's not. If I'm enjoying this book for the story
, it ain't porn. No insult to woman-centered porn here, but romance isn't it.