Hey all! I realize it's been very quiet around here of late—most recently that's been because of a string of migraines, worse luck—but I wanted to pop in with a few updates. The first update would be the absolute joy it was to go chat with O'Dell Hutchison on the 'Be Gay With Me' Podcast … Continue reading Be Gay With Me, Felix Navidad, and more!
Hey all! Despite a week of migraines here—seriously, Mother Nature has every right to be angry and this is humanity's fault, but I am so done with having a barometer for a brain—I've got something awesome today. I and my fellow contributors to Three Left Turns to Nowhere got to chat with the lovely folk … Continue reading WROTE Podcast — Ooh, Nerd hot!
Before anything else, a moment please to admire this amazing piece of artwork from Micah Draws! Fielding, Joshua, and Logan. You can find Micah, the fabulous artist, at Twitter, Patreon, Instagram, and his Sparrow Comic. The little details kill me in this. Fielding's Catadora T-shirt. Joshua's Softshoe Diner shirt (and a wee Bi-Pride pin). Logan's … Continue reading Fielding, Josh, and Logan—Choosing to Centre Friendship, not Romance, in “Hope Echoes”
Hey all! All the February titles from Bold Strokes Books (webstore) have launched widely, and that includes Three Left Turns to Nowhere! My novella, "Hope Echoes," rounds out the trio of queer YA novellas included in the book, and as of this morning, you can head to your favourite brick-and-mortar or e-tailer of choice for … Continue reading Three Left Turns to Nowhere, now available everywhere!
Brilliant artwork via Inkspiral Design. When I started writing "Hope Echoes," my novella in the upcoming Three Left Turns to Nowhere, I knew right away I wanted to include something I'd not touched on before but is intrinsically locked in my head with queerness: codes. I don't mean code-switching (though, also that) but rather actual … Continue reading Queer, Coded
Every time Pride Month rolls around, I find myself thinking about—long-time readers, prepare to be unsurprised—the whole non-inheritability of queer culture thing all over again. The sheer volume of "I don't even know what I don't know" that comes to most queerlings when they realize they're different, but by virtue of the people around them, … Continue reading Where the Hope Comes From