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
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
I'm supposed to be working my way through the list of 30-something books that I've pledged to read this year. What have I been doing instead of reading? Adding more books to the list! Today I read a little about Black Deutschland by Darryl Pinckney, and as soon as I read that it was a bit… Continue reading Book Challenge Fail?
I did not set a reading goal for 2015; I was too busy trying to finish my dissertation. Now that I've graduated, I've decided to set a goal of reading 30 books this year. I've shifted my reading and writing goals from the academic to the secular, and I'm actually pretty excited about reading for… Continue reading 2016 Reading Challenge