It's that time of the week again! I'd hoped to start today's entry with an update about the NYCMidnight Flash Fiction Challenge, but they're delaying results fifteen hours. Womp-womp. But I did have the thrilling, not-at-all intimidating realization that if I do make it through to the third round, I'll have to write my next … Continue reading Writing Wednesday – Flash a Naked Heart
Hello again! Yes, I've been very remiss lately on the blogging front, but in my defence, uh... Actually, I have none. I was working my butt off to hit some deadlines and anything that could go did go, and this was one of them. That said, the fallout of said working included Can*Con being a … Continue reading Writing Wednesday – Prose and Cons (and Echoes)
Right, so where was I? Oh! I hadn't barfed or burped in front of some legends of queer literature, and I'd made it through my reading, and the whole of Naked Heart now stretched before me with zero sense of stage fright, imposter syndrome, or anxiety. After the reading, I trotted over to Buddies in … Continue reading Deaf Writers on Access, Audience, and Achievement.
As you likely know (and will soon likely be tired of hearing), I was at Naked Heart last weekend, and it was freaking amazing. Part of said freaking amazing was being on a reading in the very first timeslot on the first full day of the festival. So, at 10:30 in the morning on a … Continue reading Speculative Brunch
I tried to spell out some of my Naked Heart Literary Festival experience over the weekend via Twitter and Facebook, but now it's Monday morning, I'm back home, and it's time to collect my thoughts, have a tea, walk the dog, and return to the daily routine of my life. And in many ways, I'm … Continue reading Naked
It's almost time for Naked Heart, Glad Day Bookshop's LGBTQ Literary Event, held in Toronto. If you don't know about Naked Heart, the short version is the event was created last year to amplify love, language, and freedom in the LGBTQ literary community. The longer version you can check out at their website, linked above. … Continue reading Naked Heart – Spec Fic for Brunch, Anyone?