My characters, I’m realizing, have rather mundane jobs. None of them have anything out of the ordinary. I’ve heard the joke before that 70% of all romance heroes are cops/detectives, which is funny…and probably true. In case you’re wondering what the other 30% is, in my opinion I think it’s split between gentleman rancher, shiek, and shifter. (And sure, in romance, I’m convinced being a shifter and a shiek is a paying job.)

Alright, all kidding aside, my characters are so…bland. At least their professional aspirations are. They’re managers or teachers or military guys. Very simple, very “every day.”

What’s the most unique job a character of yours has had? How about one that you’ve read in a published book?


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