Donna Minkowitz: Growing Up and Writing It All Down

“I like writing about sex, and in particular, writing about real sexual and sensual experiences. Partly because I think the reality of sexual experiences is often elided in writing into something less ambiguous or ambivalent than sexual experiences often feel.”… read more

The Banal and the Profane: Donna Minkowitz

“Think about emailing my agent. Literary publisher said it was having a meeting to decide about my book two months ago, um, did they ever decide? Probably decided not to. Email her. She says ‘they claim to still be seriously considering.’ Dejected, frustrated, slivered-almond-sized sliver of hope…” “The Banal and the Profane” is a monthly Lambda… read more

Lesbian and Bisexual Literary Showcase

Bluestockings Books hosts a reading across genres featuring Lambda Literary Award winners and featured writers: Ellis Avery is the author of two novels and a memoir.  Her first novel, The Teahouse Fire, set in the tea ceremony world of 19th century Japan, has been translated into five languages and won the Lambda Award for lesbian… read more