Tag Archives: m/m romance

A (trans) Pan/Hook slash novel by a trans guy releases next week and it’s the best thing I’ve read in 2017 so far

At long last, my review of Peter Darling, by Austin Chant. Fair warning: Peter Pan and the idea of Captain Hook as a love interest are important enough to me that this review has turned into a post on a recipe blog–in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What DID the dragon find in his cave?

My new short story “Treasure Hunt” is now for sale from the publisher (& Amazon.) It’s an explicit D/s short about two burly boyfriends and a dragon who doesn’t get out much. When the Empress sends her Imperial guards Vasily and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Dead Ringer: young men rescuing each other from abusive childhoods

I loved basically everything about the story in Heidi Belleau and Sam Schooler’s Dead Ringer. This is not a story about two generically hot people who Clash Because Plot. It’s okay that some people like that, but the fact that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Silver and Gold: anthology of age-gap same gender romance

I don’t think I’ve ever mentioned a cover in one of my book reviews before, but Natasha Snow’s beautiful cover for Silver and Gold is honestly the kind of thing I’d want on my wall! This is an anthology of six novellas compiled … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Some m/m (and f/f) titles starring Jewish characters

This is by no means an exhaustive or all-inclusive list, but I realized that some of these stories might slip under the radar because in many cases the books aren’t about the character’s Jewishness so it doesn’t get keyworded as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“The Artist and the Devil”: my m/m romance short story

Originally published in Vitality’s mini-zine in October 2014, The Artist and the Devil is now available for 99¢ from Amazon Kindle! Both leads are men in their 40’s, and it’s of special interest to those of us with an interest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Prince loves prince! “The Rules of Ever After”, a well-constructed gay fairy tale romp

I feel like I keep inventing microgenres and subgenres within fantasy, because of the way my own books don’t sort neatly into the existing ones. What I write is not, for the most part, “epic fantasy”, in that I don’t always … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Climbing the Date Palm advances to the finals!

Very proud that Climbing the Date Palm has made it to the finals of this year’s Bisexual Book Awards for both romance and fantasy! It’s a fairy tale about labor rights; it’s a story about family-of-choice and food and justice. Oh, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“The Artist and the Devil” – m/m short story released as part of new minizine Vitality

Introducing a new short story that I’m very pleased is included in the opening issue of Vitality‘s queer literary magazine! The Artist and the Devil is the story of Noah, a gay high school teacher who starts to wonder if the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Busting up the myth of the welfare queen, fantasy-lit style

Kaveh wanted to turn and run, but courage flowed into him as he realized Farzin had joined him at the edge of the dais. “Your Majesty,” said the pudgy engineer. “These men have worked hard, under heat and under rain, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment