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While awaiting new romance

I’ve been waiting to receive Anne Laughlin’s Veritas for review. I picked up a book that one of my customers suggested it’s called The Secret Of Lost Things by Sheridan Hay. This is Sheridan Hay’s first novel. My customer said he thought of me while reading it. I know why, the plot takes place in […]

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A few short appreciations

I mentioned in an earlier post that I had read seven romance novels last week. That sounds like a lot  it is a lot  but, no suffering was involved just varying levels of pleasure. I already said  how much I enjoyed Long Shot by D Jackson Leigh. Also near the top of my list was […]

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Book Love

Romance, why am I so attracted to it?

“Love, in a world where carpenters can be resurected, anything is possible”   Eleanor of Aquitaine   Years ago I discovered Lesbian romance novels. I had never really enjoyed romance novels I didn’t find them realistic. But, when I discovered the novels of Karin Kallmaker I didn’t really care how realistic they were, I was […]

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Book Love

Reading a lot of romance

Yeah, so I’ve been reading a lot of lesbian romance of late.  I’m going to be writing  reviews for Kissed By Venus  http://kissedbyvenus.ca/a lesbian literary web page as well as some stuff for Amazon. I sometimes wonder what it is I like about lesbian romance novels. I guess the answer is— it’s all about hope. […]

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Some thoughts on a book I am reading

Right now I am reading a book that is very simply entitled Books  it is by Larry McCurthry of Lonesome Dove fame. It terrific a book about a life spent in books. Reading them, writing them and selling them. Larry has long been a book hunter and dealer. He says he started hunting books in […]

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Elements of Butch Style

What is a bookish butch?

What is a bookish butch?                                                                                                                                                                     I don’t know about others, but this one is a softly masculine woman in her forties who can never seem to get her nose out of a book. Let me start by telling you a little bit about me and the aim of this blog. As, previously stated I can never […]