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A Kallmaker to soothe the grumpy butch

It’s been a tough week, seems like there have been, many of those, this Summer, hot and humid, makes for low sales, and, a grumpy, sleep deprived, butch, with wonky concentration. But, I still got my looks and a rockin’ new haircut:-P The kitchen is getting a face lift, new doors, on the cabinets, and, a […]

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Finding comfort in old “Friends”

I’m trying not to feel down but, I’m not really succeeding. Yesterday, I went to the Grande Bibliotheque. I visit every 3 weeks or so. I got a Henning Mankel for my mom, she loves his stuff,  me?  not so much. I went with my friend Sylvain he explored and so did I. I’ve already […]

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Top Lesbian Romance novels part 3

As I look over my list, I’m struck by how many of them deal with loss and grief.   Lisa Shapiro’s Endless Love deals with the death of a young woman’s lover and how she climbs out of the abyss of that grief.   Andrea (I’m pretty sure it’s Andrea) in the first part of the book  is […]

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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 […]