Creator / Akiko Morishima

Akiko Morishima is a Girls Love mangaka who specializes in realistic stories about romances between adult working women. Her works include Hanjuku Joshi, 20-Year-Old Girl × 30-Year-Old Maiden, and The Conditions for Paradise. She also provided the character designs and art style for Yuri Kuma Arashi.


Tropes frequently used by this author:

Tropes used in this author's shorter works:

A Lapis-Lazuli Blue Dream

Princess of the Stars

Honey and Mustard 1&2

Nostalgia

Soft-Boiled Fujoshi

  • Cosplay Otaku Girl: Yuria
  • Emotionless Girl: Yuria is quite deadpan.
  • Fetish: Chie likes Zettai Ryouiki, and Yuria likes to watch Chie put on her glasses.
  • Girlish Pigtails: Yuria
  • Joshikousei: Chie gets very fangirly when Yuria changes into her regular school uniform.
  • Les Yay: When Chie goes to a purikura, she ends up squeeing over all the female/female couples.
  • May-December Romance: Yuria likes age-gap yuri.
  • Meganekko: Chie
  • Meido: Yuria dresses up as one.
  • Moe: Chie is a strong proponent of moe, and the manga itself debates which is more important to a fujoshi: moe or love.
  • Not What It Looks Like: Chitose hears some rather suggestive noises coming from Chie and Yuria’s room and bursts in to tell them to tone it down, only to discover that the two of them were just working on a porny doujin together. In Chie’s own words, “it’s just the story that’s dirty!”
  • Old Shame: Chie cringes when she finds out that Yuria has read all of her work, even the really old stuff.
  • Otaku Surrogate: Chie
  • Shout-Out:
    • Chie refers to her first encounter with Yuria as an “event flag.”
    • Chie reads Yuri Hime Wildrose.
  • Yaoi Fangirl/Yuri Fan: Chie, the titular fujoshi.
  • Zettai Ryouiki: Chie squees over Yuria’s.

We’re Aiming For Love Now

Peach Taste

Angelic Girl

  • Beta Couple: Nana and Kei to Negama and Tsukimiya.
  • Berserk Button: Nana does not like Kei mentioning she's been with men, or whatever knowledge she's gained from those experiences.
  • Bi the Way: Kei, Nana is shocked to learn that while Kei is popular with girls she's been with several boys as well.
  • Bifauxnen: Kei.
  • Gayngst: Negema worries that Tsukimiya is straight. Kei is revealed to be mostly a fling or passing fancy to most of the girls she's been with.
  • Tall, Dark and Bishoujo: Negama, though she has a lot more self-esteem issues than most.
  • UST: Negama and Tsukimiya even after they become a couple.

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