Articles by: William Johnson

The Left Coast Lesbian Conference

The Left Coast Lesbian Conference brings LesFic authors and readers together to mix and mingle. The conference is three full days talking about books, writing process and publishing. This year, New York Times Best Selling author, Amanda Kyle Williams is our Key Note Speaker…. read more

The Banal and the Profane: Shawn Syms

“Through fiction we are often trying to solve—or at least somehow address—the problems and contradictions that preoccupy us in real life. In crafting a novel about compulsive gambling and fetishistic sex, that’s definitely what I’m doing.”… read more

Call for Submissions: NANO Fiction

NANO Fiction is looking for the best, brightest, and queerest fictions for our spring 2016 issue. As always we want short, beautiful, and compelling work. And for this issue we want all that and more. Representation matters. We want your flash fiction that deals in the breadth of LGBTQIA experience, and work that combats typical… read more

Call for Submissions: Instar Books

The publishers of Instar Books (a partner of OR Books in NYC, publishers of Julian Assange and Yoko Ono) are now taking submissions for their forthcoming fiction anthology, #000001 ALMOST VOID…. read more