6 Rom-Com Cliches That Writers Should Watch Out For

Not even including the fake relationship contract.

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I’m writing a rom-com. In pursuit of market research, this has driven me to read many (many!) rom-coms, from the heights of The Hating Game to the lows of The Playboy.

If you’re confused why I’m using “romantic comedy” as my term instead of “women’s fiction,” know…