Monthly Archives: December 2008

Merry Christmas!

It’s Christmas Day right now! Hurrah! I’m so grateful for my friendslist. I love the way they challenge me, support me, kick me, lurk and then LEAP out at me. Thank you all – and if you’ve been lurking – … Continue reading

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Wow!

Mel Keegan, author of lovely gay historicals such as East Wind Blowing and Dangerous Moonlight reads Speak Its Name!!! This entry on Mel’s blog discusses the phenomenon of OKHOMO on this post here and it’s an interesting read.

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Bish Bosh!

Shopping? Piece of Cake. (Only no cake as mentioned before) Twenty minutes in and out. DONE. However – a peculiar lack of sausage rolls. e.g. none. Not a sausage roll to be had for love or money and believe me, … Continue reading

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Speak Its Name Awards

Hello! I’ve decided, in light of the time of the year to run a very informal “award” over at Speak Its Name for Best Gay Historical of the year. http://speakitsname.wordpress.com/2008/12/24/best-gay-historical-of-the-year/ Very informal, self nominations allowed – as I say in the … Continue reading

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Puzzled.

What I don’t understand about this remake of Survivors is: Why the blinkerty blink don’t they have guns?  It would be the first thing I’d get. Perhaps they’ve never seen a survival film.

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Food Glorious Food.

OK: Here’s what we’ll be having on Christmas Day.   Smoked Salmon starter of some kind. Roulade, or parcels, with salad. Whitebait. Champagne Sorbet A selection of Norfolk turkey, goose, lamb and beef Sprouts with chestnuts, glazed parsnips and carrots, mange … Continue reading

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Book blather

If you want some inspiration about what to read, what to buy after Christmas – when those sales kick in! – then you can do worse than to check out Lisabea’s amazing Post That Ate Christmas – a huge post … Continue reading

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This is hard work!

I don’t know how I’d be managing to do this edit if I was working full-time. I set myself a target of 10 chapters today, but I’ve only managed five chapters in four hours. Then I had to cut up … Continue reading

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The “I DO” Anthology

A few weeks ago had to idea to do an anthology for charity – all profits to go to the Lambda Legal Fund and we have been reading submissions since then. We had a large entry, far far larger than … Continue reading

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oh please! guffaws

Read this.  I feel sorry for her that she actually thinks that she is  “considered to be that much of a threat, ”  To what, pray? *laughing so hard*  “the only way to silence me is to kill me”  wtf? … Continue reading

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