Monthly Archives: May 2008

The Macaronis and Unusual Historicals

Two interesting posts, co-incidentally, and unusually, both on women by gay historical authors. Lady Mary Hervey by yours truly on Unusual Historicals – the wife of the scandalous “Amphibious Thing”, Lord John Hervey. The Other Side of the Ballroom – … Continue reading

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headdesk headdesk headdesk

Grumpy today.  I’m being irritated in ways that I don’t wish to blog about. However – I’m getting a little sick of FitzChivalry (“woe is meeee, I’m all alllllooooooooneee.) Farseer. Stop fucking moaning will you? You’ve just done just about … Continue reading

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Iris Print again

Further from my post a day or so ago, Tina Anderson emailed me this morning with this link which hints that Iris Print appears to have closed down.  Unsurprisingly without notifying even their authors about it. No, I’m not surprised. … Continue reading

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Standish to be available as an ebook

Don’t know when yet, but PD Publishing have just announced that they are going to get as many titles as possible into ebook format.  I know there’s a few of my flist which will find this a boon. So I’ll … Continue reading

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Sunday procrastination

 has an interview with Bobby Michaels on her LJ, it makes interesting reading. This is my favourite quote, however: Elisa: I know you have also a wide share of male readers. How they react to the romance part of your … Continue reading

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Dr Who

Wonderful, just wonderful. The Agatha Christie puns and references, the lovely 1920’s gay boys, the classic drawing room discussion of the murder. And of course, giant wasps. And yes, that could read W.A.S.P too. *giggles madly*

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Professional? Not today!

When I first came out of the wank-infected pond that is fanfiction and decided to go professional, I had some kind of misguided idea that the world of professional fiction would be some kind of rarified temple, where writers wrote … Continue reading

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Busy busy!

Speak Its Name (the new anthology of three gay historical romances) is now up at the Linden Bay Website in their coming soon section. It will be available first as an ebook, and then in print in 4 or so … Continue reading

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That pirate comic again

 has posted the entire comic on his blog, here.  Sadly it’s not full of gay pirates, but is a great read, all the same!!

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P.M.A

I tell you something. If I was Derren Brown, I wouldn’t just have a TV show. I’d be ruling the WORLD. He is illustrating a good point tonight though – the power of negative suggestion.  (He put a kitten in … Continue reading

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