Caked Up: “Battle Royal” by Lucy Parker

Hey, cupcake! On this episode, we’re recapping “Battle Royal” by Lucy Parker. It’s a seven-tier wedding cake filled with royal scandal, iced with friendly and unfriendly competition, and sprinkled with some sexual tension glitter. This is the most dramatic cozy baking book we’ve ever encountered. Spoilers ahead! Make sure you follow us on Instagram @makeoutalreadypod…More

Witchy Dream Girl Minisode: “Payback’s A Witch” by Lana Harper

Hi Smooches! Happy day after Valentine’s Day. We hope you indulged in your version of the perfect day. On this minisode, I’m introducing Meg to my literary girlfriend. In doing so, I’ll give major spoilers for Payback’s A Witch by Lana Harper. Make sure you follow us on Instagram @makeoutalreadypod and on Twitter @makeout_already. You…More

A Would-You-Rather from the Pits of Hell with RM Virtues!

Hi Smooches! On this episode, we’re joined by the devilishly talented RM Virtues to talk about sexy sleep paralysis demons, mythological fuckboys, and his series “Gods of Hunger” and “A Series of Sacrilegious Events.” The former puts queer and POC characters at the center of modern retellings of Greek mythology. The latter kicks off with…More

Minisode: “Getaway Girl” and “Runaway Girl” by Tessa Bailey

Hi friends! On this episode, we do a quick and dirty, and likely no more than 75% accurate recap of “Getaway Girl” and “Runaway Girl” by Tessa Bailey. If you want high drama and hijinks and hilarity in your contemporary romance, you should check out this series. Spoilers ahead! You can visit us at You…More

Top 5 Weirdest Crushes with Eve Dangerfield!

Hi smooches! On this episode, we got to hang out with the brilliant and hilarious Eve Dangerfield. We previously recapped her book “Begin Again, Again,” the first in her Rebirth series. Book 2, “Return All,” is out now and it is phenomenal. We talked about Eve’s complex heroines and her love of writing heroes who…More

Quickie: Ranking “Emma” Adaptations!

Happy New Year, Smooches! On this quickie episode, Meg ranks adaptations of Jane Austen’s “Emma.” We’re taking it easy this month, and we have big things planned in 2022. While you’re here, could you please rate us 5 stars on Apple Podcasts or on whichever platform you’re using? It truly helps more people find the…More

Our 2021 Wrapped!

Hi Smooches! 2021 was … a year that happened. We are thrilled to see that bitch go. But even when you know the breakup is for the best, you still think about the good times. So we’re doing a Spotify-style 2021 wrapped of the highlights of our year in podcasting. There’s data. There are games.…More