Skye Allen with The Songbird Thief

The Songbird Thief by Skye Allen   Where’s the harm in a little petty theft now and then? Fifteen-year-old Lee is about to find out. Lee has a gift—the ability to use her songs to enchant prospective victims, making them easy to rob—but it isn’t without a price. The source of this mysterious ability is…

HAHABT: Give Me That Old-Time Religion

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, and just in case you’re wondering about the title of this post, it’s the name of a song by Fisk Jubilee Singers from 1837. You can listen to it here or at the end of this post where I’ll embed it and make it…

Winner of the Hop Against Homophobia and Transphobia Giveaway!

A week ago I participated in the Hop Against Homophobia and Transphobia Blog Hop and you can see my post on the consequences of coming out in the mid-’90s amid Matthew Shepard’s death here. In my post I was giving away a $25 Amazon gift card and using Random.org I’m pleased to announce the winner…

Hop Against Homophobia: Welcome to the ’90s

Hello, I’m Lex Chase, a male/male author and creator of Pawn Takes Rook for Dreamspinner Press. I decided this year at last, I should participate in the Hop Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Well, of course I was only actually published this year, but as for speaking out against homophobia, it’s a shame that I haven’t…