The Appropriate Use of You-Know-What, You-Know-Where and You-Know-How   This post was contributed by Lorraine Hunt Lynn on 5/5/13   Perhaps I’m a little odd, but I have a thing about hygiene in Historical Romance. Whenever the captain of a buccaneering vessel sweeps his love interest into his arms and carries her into his cabin, I tend to wonder when he (or she) last washed. I know, I know; we are supposed to presume that our protagonist and love interest have taken care of the essentials, but the question of love’s bare necessities remains for me.   Perhaps my obsession comes as a result of the years I spent studying history, and the need to understand it at its contextual level. As a student, IContinue Reading