BLF Press

Black From the Future: A Collection of Black Speculative Writing

Hey y'all! I'm co-editing (and publishing) an anthology of speculative writing by Black women writers. Please submit and share!

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#9 Serendipity, or the Evolution of an Anthology

This week, I found out that BLF Press's first title, Lez Talk: A Collection of Black Lesbian Short Fiction, was named a 2016 Forward INDIES finalist for LGBT Adult Fiction. I am thrilled about this, and want to share an updated version of the essay I wrote last year for Women and Words about how the… Continue reading #9 Serendipity, or the Evolution of an Anthology

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Solace: Writing, Refuge, and LGBTQ Women of Color

Deeply troubled by recent acts of violence against Black and Brown lesbian, bisexual, and trans* bodies, Solace: Writing, Refuge and LGBTQ Women of Color explores how LGBTQ women find solace: in each other, in their communities, and from within themselves, as they traverse the challenges of living as LGBTQ women of color in the United… Continue reading Solace: Writing, Refuge, and LGBTQ Women of Color


Black Lesbian Magic

Friday before last, I shared the stage at Charis Books and More/Charis Circle with my Lez Talk co-editor, Lauren Cherelle and two of the contributors, Claudia Moss and Krystal A. Smith. We had an absolute ball, and I just want to share a little of that night with you. Claudia read a selection from "Erzulie's Touch"… Continue reading Black Lesbian Magic