Why romance novelists are the rockstars of the literary world

This is such an interesting, insightful and true article:

http://www.macleans.ca/society/why-romance-novelists-are-the-rock-stars-of-the-literary-world/

"Romance writing isn’t just a billion-dollar industry. It’s also the nicest meritocracy around."

"Not only is the industry itself rife with female entrepreneurs; its heroines always get what they want. In fact, the only formula that rings true across all romance novels is the HEA: the Happily Ever After. It is unanimously believed to be the defining principle of the genre. “The women always win,” says Kahn. “And that doesn’t happen in most places.” "