'Ash' and 'Palimpsest' finalists for Mythopoeic Award

The finalists for the this year’s Mythopoeic Awards have been announced. The fiction categories include two friends of Lambda. Lambda Award winner Palimpsest (Cat Valente) is a finalist for adult, and Lammy finalist Ash (Malinda Lo) is a finalist for Young Adult…. read more

Good news for Catherynne Valente!

UPDATED: This week on the PW blog, Josh Jasper gives a nice shout out to Lambda-Award winner Catherynne M. Valente on her skyrocketing success over the past few weeks with a nice mention of Lambda Literary as well. Valente is the first author to be nominated for both a Lambda and a Hugo Award. She… read more

'Palimpsest' by Catherynne M. Valente

Lambda Award Winner Palimpsest limns a city that is literally written on the body – a sexually transmitted geography, whose map appears in fragments on the skin of ordinary humans after they sleep with someone already infected. While the city’s full time inhabitants are born, live and die there, these temporary migrants can only spend… read more