Romance readers, especially those of us who read paranormals, know how it goes. It’s not enough for the heroine to be a gorgeous shapeshifter, she needs to have powers that no female in 9000 years has manifested. Or perhaps the animal familiar that only responds to men suddenly responds to the heroine, marking her specialness not only to the hero but to the entire community. So, what’s the everyday, average vampire, shapeshifter or psychic to do? Can’t they find love, too?