Stupid, silly, trashy, sappy… It’s “just” a romance after all. How about we stop shaming our readers and our own work?
My example is from Love by the Numbers:
“She loved her beautiful back hair.” I caught that in the last proof before the book went to press.
The Bella Singles store has added one of my short stories for instant download. It was originally released in the Naiad Press anthology Lady Be Good. Given the dull weather facing much of North America, I hope it brightens your day!
There’s nothing worse than coming to the keyboard feeling rusty. Of course there’s nothing better than when the joints stop squeaking and the words start to flow.
Shay Sumoto became my first scientist, born of a strong desire to have more lesbians in my books who weren’t behind typewriters. I also wanted to create a character who was facing hard times and had made difficult choices.
It’s my honor to be a guest of the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives for an afternoon of discussion about lesbian books.
It will be dandy to return to the bountiful hospitality of Texas next week for the Jewel Lesbian Fiction Book Club! The meetings are legendary for their warm welcome and engaging discussions.
I hope you’ll load it up and take it out with you this weekend! Or, if you have a copy of Naiad’s The Very Thought of You, I hope you can pull it off the shelf and enjoy the story again soon. But it’s not like the Altman movie. I promise.
For those who love to listen as they spin, drive, fly, surf or walk, Love by the Numbers is now available is an audio download from Audible, iTunes and other major audio retailers.
Love by the Numbers is now available for Kindle, Nook and iTunes!