'Famous Men Who Never Lived' by K Chess

Famous Men Who Never Lived is a wonderful example of how fiction can illuminate reality—and a stark reminder that we are all human, deserving of dignity and respect, no matter the country or dimension from which we come…. read more

'Open Earth' by Sarah Mirk

The characters in Sarah Mirk’s graphic novel explore polyamorous relationships on a space station orbiting a decimated Earth…. read more

'Outcaste' by Fletcher DeLancey

Outcaste is the sixth book in Fletcher DeLancey’s Chronicles of Alsea science fiction series. It’s a great entry point for anyone who hasn’t picked up an Alsea story before… read more

A Look at Bisexuality in Science Fiction

“[…] I was drawn to science fiction because while I didn’t see space for myself to exist in contemporary stories, I could imagine a world that included people like me only by imagining other worlds.”… read more

Sarah A.O. Rosner: Creating a New Queer Universe

“Many people are put off by science fiction as a genre (and getting people into this work despite their assumed aversion to it is one of the challenges we’ve been facing) but to me, there’s nothing more eerily sci-fi and dystopic than our current cultural and political climate.”… read more

‘The Pyramid Waltz’ by Barbara Ann Wright

Demons come in varying forms and perhaps not all demons are equally evil. In The Pyramid Waltz, the kingdom of Farraday holds secrets traditionally known only to the royal family. Every five years, the king holds a ball, during which the royals engage in a dance called the pyramid waltz. If only the subjects of… read more

'Adaptation' by Malindo Lo

If you had nightmares as a child, or still do as an adult, after watching Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds, then I recommend that you never pick up this novel. Because this fast-paced young adult story begins with birds hurling themselves into airplanes that then drop out of the sky, both the birds and the planes…. read more

Becoming Barbara Streisand

Lambda Award-winning author William J. Mann discusses his recently released biography Hello, Gorgeous—“the electrifying story of how Barbara Streisand transformed herself into the greatest star of her era”—with Out Magazine. From Out: Mann, who has written definitive books about other LGBT icons including Katharine Hepburn and William Haines, secured access to previously-sealed private collections and… read more