The Quick n Dirty Romance Podcast
The Inside Scoop on Romance Book Covers

The Inside Scoop on Romance Book Covers

May 11, 2022

What exactly goes into the romance book cover design process? Sarah & Skye discuss everything--how long it takes, trad pub vs. indie, minority representation, and some recent social media drama.  

Bridgerton Breakdown

Bridgerton Breakdown

April 19, 2022

Sarah & Skye dive deep into their thoughts on Bridgerton Seasons 1&2. Which was your favorite season? Listen now to find out what the ladies of Quick & Dirty Romance have to say about it!

Epilogue Hot Takes

Epilogue Hot Takes

March 30, 2022

How do you like your epilogues? Sarah and Skye discuss preferences, what falls flat for them, and some hot takes they heard on social media lately!

Check out the epilogues in Sarah Skye's Unlikely Pairings Series here, and follow on Instagram to vote in the epilogue poll.

Epic Fail

Epic Fail

January 11, 2022

There is no success without failure. Sarah & Skye discuss the fails that brought them to where they are now. From redefining success to rolling with a "long spreadsheet of no", the Quick & Dirty Romance ladies have learned a lot from the times their dreams fell flat.

Advice to all listeners: customize your goals and embrace the setbacks!

Loving The Hating Game Movie

Loving The Hating Game Movie

December 14, 2021

Sarah & Skye moonlight as movie critics in the latest episode of the Quick & Dirty Romance Podcast. 

Join the ladies as they dissect the long-anticipated film version of Sally Thorne’s The Hating Game. Highlights, lowlights, and why “the movie was nothing like the book” isn’t a valid criticism. 

Warning! Spoilers galore, sweeties. Watch and read before you listen! 

Book Two Reveal!

Book Two Reveal!

November 22, 2021

Sarah & Skye are back and ready to give you the inside scoop on their second co-authored novel!

SIPS & STROKES was such a hit that the ladies have written a sequel, and you'll never guess who it's about.

Get ready for your jaw to drop and your intuition to tingle as Sarah & Skye discuss who the main characters are, why they went out on this salacious limb, and how this bold project came about. 

Spoiler alert! If you haven't already read book 1, check out SIPS & STROKES by Sarah Skye right here! Sips & Strokes on Amazon.

Match Making Mysteries

Match Making Mysteries

May 10, 2021

Sarah & Skye chat about what makes a match, in fiction and also IRL. Why do 2 people or characters fall for each other? What is needed in a romance novel to make the chemistry realistic? 

 

Their conclusion? This topic has obvious answers, but the biggest part of chemistry is undefinable! 

Check out SIPS & STROKES by this duo, writing as Sarah Skye, right here! Sips & Strokes on Amazon.

Rom Coms(?)

Rom Coms(?)

March 8, 2021

Rom-com: Romantic Comedy. A term that used to apply exclusively to movies, "rom-com" is now the go-to catch phrase for most contemporary romance. 

But what level of laugh out loud is really needed to class a book as a comedy? Or are we shielding our love of romance with a safer term? 

Special thanks to Lauren H Mae for bringing this topic to our attention! Check out her books by clicking here

Also, we can't share this episode without mentioning that today is SIPS & STROKES' cover reveal day! Pre-Order this steamy rom-com here!

Check out the Molly Ringwald op-ed Skye mentioned here.

Valentine’s Day Announcement!

Valentine’s Day Announcement!

February 14, 2021

Happy V-Day! Join Sarah & Skye as they chat about some of their favorite prompts from the Instagram Candy Hearts Challenge they've hosted all month. 

Sarah & Skye give their hot takes on: Memorable Kisses, Dating Adventures, Swoony Messages and "I Love You", but it's the last 5 minutes you don't want to miss!

Huge announcement at the end of the show! 

Thanks for your support, your reviews, and your follows! More coming soon! 

It’s Anti-Belle Thanksgiving!

It’s Anti-Belle Thanksgiving!

November 16, 2020

Skye is hosting #antibellethanksgiving on Instagram all week (Nov 16-20, 2020)! Join the ladies of Quick & Dirty Romance as they discuss all the prompts for the hashtag game. They go deep on what makes their hearts happy, friendship, and food! 

Check out Skye's book, Not Suitable for Work, to accompany the week's themes. Play along daily to win fun prizes! 

Name Drops: Simmer Down, Dawes, Tyler Brown Williams, This Previous Episode, and The Beatles!

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