The Banal and The Profane: Melissa Febos

“It’s a blessing and a curse, this business of writing about everything that challenges, confounds, or embarrasses me.  Contrary to how it must seem, it actually springs from an aversion to self-reflection. If I didn’t write about my life, I would never understand what the hell was happening.” “The Banal and the Profane” is a… read more

'Go' Magazine Loves Literary Women

Last week Go Magazine published their annual list of “100 Women We Love”  and this year’s roster includes several literary ladies including playwright Kate Moira Ryan; blogger/erotica author, Sinclair Sexsmith; one of our new fav up-and-coming memoirist Melissa Febos,  journalist Kim Severson, Lisa C. Moore, multiple Lambda Award winner Ellen Hart, Ivan Coyote, and our… read more

Five New Queer Voices To Watch Out For

Last month, hundreds gathered for the 22nd annual Lambda Literary Awards, where queer authors—some new, some well established—were honored for their contributions to literature this year. Here are five new queer voices that may not have hit your radar yet, but are undeniable talents in fiction, poetry, memoir, young adult and graphic novels. It’s just… read more