"I was like, I don’t want to be the secretary, I want to be the boss. I didn’t want to write the kind of story where the man treats the woman like shit for the entire book and in the last chapter he tells her, ‘I treated you like shit because I love you.’ That won’t do for me. Or for a lot of other writers. I started to write the kind of stories that I wanted to read. It was very instinctive. You just wanted the heroines to be a bit feisty."

- Nora Roberts, on why she created feisty heroines in her novels. (via thelibrarianontherun)

(via thelibrarianontherun)

Source: Guardian
  1. ditzspeak reblogged this from inlovewithagod
  2. eyrea51 reblogged this from thelibrarianontherun
  3. misskelseyj reblogged this from betteryourbrain
  4. betteryourbrain reblogged this from thelibrarianontherun
  5. thelibrarianontherun posted this