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benjamin-dancer's picture
May.06.2010
Honeymoon is an excerpt from Benjamin's novel Fidelity.
amber-lehman's picture
Apr.25.2010
It was different this time; we weren’t acting on a dare. I knew our motive; we were practicing the act, hoping to impress the right boy when it came time. But then something happened—in the mix of the moment, in the mix of the alcohol. It wasn’t planned, but somehow our kissing experiment turned...
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Mar.25.2010
Between 1917 and 1941, Hollywood film studios, gossipcolumnists, and novelists featured an unprecedented numberof homosexuals, cross-dressers, and adulterers in their depictionsof the glamorous Hollywood lifestyle. During this era,actress Greta Garbo defined herself as the ultimate...
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Sep.28.2009
Better Than I Ever Expected: Straight Talk about Sex After Sixty is an upbeat, frank, woman-to-woman friendly book that acknowledges the challenges and celebrates the delights of older-life sexuality. Yes, there are challenges to sex after sixty, but there are also creative solutions. There's...
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Jun.30.2009
Hos, Hookers, Call Girls, and Rent Boys is a collection of short memoirs, rants, confessions, nightmares, journalism, and poetry covering life, work, family, and yes, sex. The editors gather pieces from the world of industrial sex, including contributions from  art-porn priestess Annie Sprinkle,...
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Jun.01.2009
The Da Vinci Code meets Sex and The City in this page turning thriller about an STD people are dying to get. THE SOWER is the outrageous, twisted brand new novel from Kemble Scott, author of the bestseller SoMa. "Dark, subversive, and laugh-out-loud funny.” -- Raj Patel, author of the...
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Apr.30.2009
In Spirited: Affirming the Soul and Black Gay/Lesbian Identity, more than 40 writers address the question of how we, as same-gender-loving black people, affirm ourselves as sexual and spiritual people. These sacred narratives are a canon for our survival—holy texts proclaiming the divinity of our...
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Apr.30.2009
Voices Rising: Celebrating 20 Years of Black Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Writing marks the twentieth anniversary of Other Countries--a small organization endeavoring to create a powerful, far-reaching, deliberate legacy of black queer expression. Voices Rising gathers sixty-five writers...
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Apr.30.2009
Introducing poet G. Winston James and Lyric, the newest offering from GrapeVinePress. This first collection adds James' name to the distinguished list of writers involved with and nurtured by Other Countries, the New York-based gay Black artists collective, whose authors have included such notables...
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Apr.30.2009
With unapologetic honesty and characteristic lyric beauty, G. Winston James takes us on a journey through the forest of his mind.  The Damaged Good is a precious, if at  times unsettling, work exploring the author's life as a Caribbean immigrant, raised on secrets, engulfed by sex in New York City'...