It's almost as if this idea that women are mysterious is perpetuated by no one giving a shit about their stories.
Why can fantasy have 9,000 variations of Farmboy Saves World, but falling in love is a repetitive & stifling genre convention?
And if anyone in publishing tells you it's unprofessional to talk to other authors, DANGER DANGER DANGER. Communication is OUR SUPER POWER
You know what would be super edgy right now? Like so counter-culture I bet no one even dares try it? Not being hopelessly grim.
"I'm here to save this genre from all the subpar crap you love about it! YOU'RE WELCOME" My #1 marketing pitch I want to see die in 2015.