‘Seriously…I’m Kidding’ by Ellen DeGeneres

Seriously…I’m Kidding is a suiting title that practically mirrors the tone of each paragraph. Just when you think things are about to get heavy, we slip into a joke. It’s as if veering a conversation away from seriousness is an art form that Ms. DeGeneres has perfected. She knows when to pull back when dispensing nuggets of advice, preventing herself from falling into the trap of cliché…… read more

Lesbian Authors Launch ‘Windy City Queer: LGBTQ Dispatches from the Third Coast’

Windy City Queer: LGBTQ Dispatches from the Third Coast, a recently released literary anthology, highlights contributions by the gay and lesbian literary community in Chicago. Residents and visitors can meet editor Kathie Bergquist over at Women & Children First Bookstore (5233 N. Clark St., Chicago, 773-769-9299) on Thursday, November 3 , 2011 at 7:00 p.m. for… read more

Ellen to produce 'Sing You Home'

Ellen DeGeneres has reportedly purchased the movie rights to Sing You Home, the latest novel from bestselling author Jodi Picoult. She is set to produce the movie with Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. Picoult’s new release centers on a lesbian couple and their struggle to start a family. [Daemon’sBooks] Christine Vachon: Lesbian Producer Talks Mildred… read more