Black Authors Writing Queer Comfort

One of my reading wheelhouses, Gentle Reader, is queer comfort. These are books, mostly romances, featuring queer characters where trials might happen but things all turn out okay in the end. One of the reasons I like these books is because I see them as writing into existence the future we all want. I struggle […]

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This is A Test of Back Dating a Blog Post

Hi! This is Gail. I am running a test to see what happens when I post to my WordPress based blog with a BACK DATED post. To see how/if this shows up in an RSS subscription feed. Please ignore. This is only a test. Here’s one of my favorite gifs of all time, for your […]

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An Author’s Relationship with Goodreads

I realized, while I was poking about cleaning up my blog recently, that I’ve never really talked about Goodreads, Gentle Reader. So shall I? It is a truth universally acknowledged that an author in want of good ratings does not look on Goodreads. Did you know that the very first rating that my very first […]

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Defy or Defend Print Editions

I’m not going to sugar coat this, things are rough in publishing right now, as they are everywhere my darling Gentle Reader. Here is what is going on with print books that are traditionally published right now. However, Defy or Defend is NOT traditionally published, it’s self published (AKA POD or print on demand). So I’ve […]

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