Monthly Archives: September 2011

Speak Its Name Advent Calendar 2010 Last few slots

Speak Its Name (www.speakitsname.com) is looking for bloggers for their Third annual Advent Calendar series in December. It’s a great blog to reach new readers and perhaps promote a new book. from 1st 24th December SIN will feature posts every … Continue reading

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Jessewave’s discussion, editing, eggses

Jessewave had a good discussion over at her site yesterday. (It’s a great site, and deserves a lot more media attention than it gets) The discussion was about whether the quality in “m/m” had gone down, and whether readers – … Continue reading

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Random Things

1.  Heard a NHS spokesman—on Woman’s Hour yesterday say (in relation to organ donation) “We can keep children alive for a long time with terrible diseases.” Erk!  I think if I had a child I’d rather they used medicine to … Continue reading

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No Proof that GLBT people exist, apparently

from Slap upside the Head: Linda Harvey, an anti-gay activist and lobbyist on behalf of Mission America, has announced that “there is no proof that there’s ever anything like a gay, lesbian, or bisexual or transgendered child, or teen, or … Continue reading

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Match yer Capn’s!

Avast behind!  Here be a fun quiz for all ye land lubbery types out there. I’m goin’ to give ye descriptions of some salty seadogs, Capn’s all, an’ all ye have to do is to match the description with the … Continue reading

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They Know Best

Every single time I go into the blood clinic I say to them. “Please use the smallest needle you have and take the blood from my hand because my veins are entirely invisible.” And Every Single Time they nod condescendingly, … Continue reading

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OUT IN THE WORLD: A GLOBAL GAY HISTORY

730-845 Sunday Radio 3 ABOUT THE EPISODE New series. Richard Coles embarks on an investigation of same-sex desire through the ages, starting with the modern construction of gay identity and its links with the ancient world. In the first programme … Continue reading

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OUT IN THE WORLD: A GLOBAL GAY HISTORY

  730-845 Sunday Radio 3 ABOUT THE EPISODE New series. Richard Coles embarks on an investigation of same-sex desire through the ages, starting with the modern construction of gay identity and its links with the ancient world. In the first … Continue reading

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Book Review: War Horse by Michael Morpurgo

I have to say that I went all Emperor’s New Clothes over this book, and it wasn’t because of the hype/show/movie etc.  I am quite sure the stage show is utterly spectacular and that the movie will be moving and … Continue reading

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Pride Pack books now available by Ruth Sims

Cheyenne Publishing is (re)launching the Pride Pack series. New covers – and Ruth’s royalties are going towards the Trevor Project – a great buy for your teen!

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