Reading Gallant

Reading Gallant

Mindy Hung, Brandon Taylor, and I are chatting informally on Twitter tomorrow, 18 October, 2016, at 9 pm EST about...

Fall Love

Fall Love

I love fall.  I love sitting in my study with the lamps on, feeling cozy when I look out the window...

Recent Reads

Recent Reads

Gallivanting through Europe does not mean I’m not doing anything. Or at least so I am trying to persuade myself...

Diversity v. Sameness, Grad School Edition

Diversity v. Sameness, Grad School Edition

TL;DR : Grad school politics IS NOT WHAT what Roan Parrish’s In the Middle of Somewhere is all about. The novel is a...

Queering Traditional Narratives

Queering Traditional Narratives

There are many variations on the cliché that nothing is new under the sun, including there are no new stories...

Nerdmance Alert

Nerdmance Alert

“Summer Research,” my M/M nerdmance between two graduate students is coming out in August from JMS Books, as part of...

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

In memory of the wonderful people who died at Pulse in Orlando on June 12, 2016. Of the fifty dead,...

Meritocracy in Romance?

Meritocracy in Romance?

Toronto Romance Writers celebrated its 30th Anniversary  a couple of weeks ago, and it organized a screening of Love between the Covers...

Kill Me with Kindness

Kill Me with Kindness

This past Saturday night, Julie Sadler and I were driving back from Brampton, a city north-west of Toronto, where we...

DNF Betrayal

DNF Betrayal

I’m sitting in the reading chair in front of the bay window in my bedroom, as I’m trying to wrest...