ARC Review: Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer

Genre: Poetry/LGBT I am deathless. I will have no eulogy. I will have no mourners. There are ARCS that I read a few lines of and immediately add them to a list that I will purchase for myself when they become available to buy. Aphrodite Made Me Do It is one of those books. The … Continue reading ARC Review: Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer

Book Review: Drawing Blood by Poppy Z. Brite

source “Art is not a mirror. Art is a hammer.” This is a book I read to tatters as a teenager and yet haven't touched in years as an adult. Well, that changed this weekend. Re-reading a favorite book for me is so much like slipping into a comfortable dream. I know these pages so well, the words cradle me, … Continue reading Book Review: Drawing Blood by Poppy Z. Brite

Book Review: All the Bad Apples by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

Strand by silver strand, I unraveled. Not even going to lie but I will often say that my family is cursed. I've said it just a week ago because we have the most awful luck during the summer. So whenever anything bad happens I will gravely intone that the curse is at work and that … Continue reading Book Review: All the Bad Apples by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

Book Review: It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura

Happy Bisexual Visibility Day!!! No, I did not plan this but what a happy great coincidence! Her life’s mirror and my life’s bane. Genre: Young Adult/LGBT Bet you weren’t expecting to see me reviewing a romance novel were you. A COMING OF AGE ROMANCE AT THAT. And yet, here I am. This has been on … Continue reading Book Review: It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura

ARC Review: Queerbaiting and Fandom: Teasing Fans through Homoerotic Possibilities by Joseph Brennan

our favorite beautiful lesbian couple I knew I had to read this book as soon as I saw it on Netgalley. I’m a bisexual black woman active on social media sites like Twitter and I see and hear about queer baiting quite often. There are several shows that do this kind of thing and when … Continue reading ARC Review: Queerbaiting and Fandom: Teasing Fans through Homoerotic Possibilities by Joseph Brennan

ARC Review: Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu

"The next full moon snuck up on me.” This was an absolute delight to read and I’m glad I chose to request it as somebody who doesn’t read graphic novels as much anymore. It has everything I love and more. Magic, werewolves, cute vibrant colors, and LOVE. Our main characters are Nova and Tam. Nova … Continue reading ARC Review: Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu