Textual Tension

Textual Tension


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Throwback: Ep. 58 - This is Your Brain on Drugs
January 31, 2023

Hello All! Your Co-Host Rachel is back from a long trip and...still recovering...Who knew jet lag sucked? We're hopping in to your feed with a throwback to one of our favorite episodes! We'll be back in two weeks with a brand-shiny-new episode!

Ep. 109: Flesh Peddler
January 17, 2023

Just how bad does a partner have to be before they are un-datable? Where do you draw the line? Your favorite Co-Hosts are attempting to answer that question this week as they tackle Captured, by Michelle Heard. It turns out for some people, pretty bad is

Ep. 108: Biblically Accurate Angels
January 03, 2023

It's part 2 of the Textual Tension gift exchange! Rachel is giving Margie the gift of her favorite romance novel genre! Listen in as Rachel tells Margie all about That Mafioso Magic by Nicholas Bella. What does YOUR birthmark say about your personali

Ep. 107: Daddy
December 20, 2022

Is it getting cold in here? Let us help you! Margie is taking Rachel to the beach with Jane Rowe's, Taken by the Shark. Can YOU identify the moment that your Co-host Rachel breaks?Check out our Instagram  :  Twitter  :  Facebook  :  Goodreads  :   We

Ep. 106: Human Capri Suns
December 06, 2022

What do you get when you combine drinking blood, mind control, immortality, and fast healing? If you guessed "vampires", then you have another thing coming! Listen in as Rachel tells Margie all about Meant to be Immortal by Lynsay Sands, and get

Ep. 105: Ever Vigilant
November 22, 2022

There are still Romance genres that Rachel and Margie haven't covered? It must be a Thanksgiving miracle! Join your favorite co-hosts as they dive in to the wild world of Amish romance novels with Kelly Long's,  The Amish Heart of Ice Mountain.

Ep. 104: The Full Gena
November 08, 2022

Happy Spookiest Times! The Textual Tension crew isn't ready to give up the Halloween spirit quite yet! Listen in as Rachel scares Margie senseless by telling her all about Dark Taste of Rapture by Gena Showalter. What's scarier than a Gena Showa

Ep. 102: Deep Lore
October 25, 2022

What was that? Did you see it? In the woods? It's a new spooky episode! Margie is taking Rachel camping this time around and telling her all about Sleeping with Sasquatch by Honey Cummings. Make sure you bring your trail cameras and road snacks! Chec

Ep. 101: Bastardized!
October 04, 2022

Jane Austin fans beware! Rachel is taking special guest host Julia on a journey through the deepest, darkest classic(?) literature. Rachel tells Julia all about Gwyn Cready's, Seducing Mr. Darcy. It's time to answer the most burning question in

Throwback: Ep 1: 20,000 Problems Under the Sea
September 20, 2022

Who's ready for a throwback? Rachel and Margie throw it WAY back to Episode 1, as they both recover from the plague. Check out the Patreon exclusive revisit of Gina Showalter's, The Nymph King at patreon.com/textualtension!We are a bi-monthly po