It’s that time of the year again! I have made it around the sun once more without being taken down by a large predator or other natural disaster, big or small. While traditionally celebrated with burning an ever-increasing number of wax effigies atop a confection and ritual chanting, I’m not one for tradition most of … Continue reading Birthday Presence (and a giveaway)!
I wasn't sure what I was going to talk about today for Pride Month. Some pretty awful stuff happened the other day, but I also finished the final proofs on Exit Plans for Teenage Freaks today, and I have a post bubbling in my head about the cast of characters in the fictional Rainbow Club … Continue reading #PrideMonth — Readers
One of the wonderful things about this lovely internet age in which we live is that I can connect with authors I adore through newsletters and blogs and updates so I don't miss things. Except, of course, I then miss things because I'm trying to keep up with newsletters and blogs and updates. It's a … Continue reading Sunday Shorts — “Peripheral,” by Jeffrey Ricker
Kyle, a young newcomer to New Orleans, is haunted by the memory of his first lover, brutally murdered just outside the French Quarter. Marc, a young Quarter hustler, is haunted by an eccentric spirit that shares his dreams, and by the handsome but vicious lover who shares his bed. When the barrier between these men … Continue reading Sunday Shorts – “Skin,” by Christian Baines
It's time for more of my favourite reads, and today I figured I'd go gay. Well, y'know, I'm always gay, but today... You know what? Never mind. Here are some more of the books I read this year and loved. If you love yourself some gay fiction, I have some options for you. Or, y'know, … Continue reading Make the Yuletide Gay
Dave Cunningham hates the rampant consumerism that’s come to dominate his family’s Hanukkah celebrations. But a chance to bring a bit of a holiday happiness to his long-time crush, Amit Cohen, helps put him in a more festive mood. In the quest to craft the perfect gift, Dave tries to urge a few personal details … Continue reading Sunday Shorts – “Hearts Alight,” by Elliot Cooper