Monthly Archives: October 2013

My First Gay Halloween Party, or The Night I Spent in the Closet! … by Sammy

My First Gay Halloween Party, or The Night I Spent in the Closet! … by Sammy

Every year about this time my bestie, Rick and his partner Freddie host their annual Halloween Party…their GAY annual Halloween Party…their “we’re inviting every gorgeous available single gay guy whom we will then secretly rate and salivate over” gay annual Halloween party.  I am the token MSSF (married straight scorekeeping female).  You think I’m joking?  This year I have been informed I am to prepare a spreadsheet on Excel just for the purposes of keeping notes.
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Long Time Gone (Hell or High Water #2)

Long Time Gone (Hell or High Water #2)

Title: Long Time Gone (Hell or High Water #2) Author: SE Jakes Publisher: Riptide Publishing Cover Art: L.C. Chase Buy Links: Publisher; Amazon n/a Genre: Contemporary, Thriller Length: Novel (67,5 kWords, 277 pdf pages) Rating: 4.75 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Feliz Summary Review: This book offered a satisfying conclusion for two fascinating characters and whetted my appetite for more stories set in this reading universe.…
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Love is Changing History Project

I was watching the Queen Latifah show today and Pauley Perrette, star of NCIS, was a guest. Pauley talked about the Love is Changing History project for LGBT month this October which she and Lance Bass, ‘N Sync star, co-directed to benefit The Trevor Project. A T & T will contribute $1 towards the Trevor Project  http://www.thetrevorproject.org/ every time their movie is watched. The movie promotes marriage equality and is called Love is Changing History.…
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Bound for Keeps (Men of Honor #5)

Bound for Keeps (Men of Honor #5)

Title: Bound for Keeps (Men of Honor 5) Author: S.E. Jakes Cover Artist: Angela Waters Publisher: Self Published Buy link: Amazon.com Genre: Contemporary M/M/M, BDSM (light), Military Length: Novel/224 print pages Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Review Summary: Can a third fit within an established relationship between two men and feel loved? Read Shane’s story and find out.
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Slide (Roads #1)

Slide (Roads #1)

Title: Slide (Roads #1) Author: Garrett Leigh Cover Artist: G. D. Leigh Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon:  Amazon.com Slide (Roads #1) Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance Length: Novel Rating: 4.5 stars A Guest Review by Sammy Summary Review: An incredible first novel by a new author that tore at my heartstrings.
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Game, Set (The Administration #3.1)

Title: Game, Set Author: Manna Francis Cover Artist: Orit “Shin” Heifets Publisher: Casperian Books Buy Links: Buy Link Amazon ; Publisher Genre: Science Fiction, Dystopia Length: Novella (30K words) Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 A Guest Review by Lenalena Review Summary: Carnac! How I hate to love you! But this series just wouldn’t be the same without you, you evil bastard.
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In the Key of

In the Key of

Title: In the Key of Author: Willa Okati Cover Artist: Scott Carpenter Publisher: Loose Id Amazon: Buy Link In the Key Of Genre: Contemporary M/M Romance Length: Novella Rating: 5 stars A Guest Review by Sammy Review Summary: A deeply moving and beautiful story that encourages us to love despite the risks!
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The Door Behind Us

The Door Behind Us

Title: The Door Behind Us Author: John C. Houser Cover artist: Paul Richmond Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Amazon: Buy Link The Door Behind Us Genre: historical gay romance Length: 260 pages Rating: 4.5 out of 5 A guest review by Sirius. Summary: Believable and heart warming tale about two young war veterans who had to adjust to post war reality.
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Nothing Serious

Nothing Serious

  Title: Nothing Serious Author: Jay Northcote Cover Artist: Anna Sikorska Publisher: Amazon: Buy Link Nothing Serious Publisher Buy Link: Genre: Contemporary M/M Length: Novella/158 pages Rating: 4.25 stars out of 5 Review Summary: A fun romance with two very likeable characters who almost lost each other because they were afraid to say the “L” word.
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The Caldwell Ghost

The Caldwell Ghost

Title: The Caldwell Ghost Author: KJ Charles Publisher Macmillan Buy link: Amazon.com (Second Edition) Genre: M/M Paranormal romance/mystery/ historical Length: Short Story / 4,500 words Rating: 4.75 out of 5 rating stars A Guest Review by Raine Summary Review: Lovely disciplined writing gives a mannered witty voice to haunted comings and goings.
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OzMMmeet 2013…by Alison Todd

OzMMmeet 2013…by Alison Todd

The first ever OzMMmeet took off on the second weekend of October, 2013, in Sydney. The aim was to meet each other, share information and spread awareness of the M/M genre (as it has not yet taken off in Australasia like it has in other continents). And it all started with a comment to A.B. Gayle from Shaz that Sydney should have meetings the way Melbourne does (a group in…
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