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Review | Bastard Out of Carolina, 3 Stars

This book made me so angry that I felt an overwhelming need to punch someone in the face after I finished it. I had to wait five minutes and half a glass of wine before I could even coherently write this review. 442 more words

Books

The Queer South nominated for a Lambda Book Award

THE QUEER SOUTH anthology keeps getting accolades. Today it garnered a Lambda Book Award nomination, and earlier this year it made the American Library Association’s top ten LGBT Over the Rainbow titles. 59 more words

Poetry

The Stories I Tell

                                                              “Behind the story I tell you is the one I don’t.                                                                                                                                                       Behind the story you hear is the one I wish I could make you hear.” 424 more words

Stories

Only 5 months Until Con

Lord have mercy, it’s already March. I just don’t know where February went. I’ve heard so many people have said the same thing.

I think part of the problem is the weather. 439 more words

Things come apart so easily when you...Lie to me!

“Lies require commitment.”
― Veronica Roth, Divergent

[Source]

“All right,” said Susan. “I’m not stupid. You’re saying humans need… fantasies to make life bearable.”
― Terry Pratchett, Hogfather

Inspirational

rich, harding (maybe), and allison

before i start, i think it is important to state the following:

“in consideration of the three sociological perspectives (symbolic interactionism, structural functionalism, and social conflict theory), 582 more words

A Reader's Survey, Courtesy of Emma, in Glasgow (otherwise known as Blue Chicken Ninja)

I’m doing this survey because a blogger I admire asked all of her readers to do so. Find her site at /. I would love to see everyone’s answers to this, too! 1,822 more words

Writing