Monthly Archives: June 2016

[Book Review] Every Heart A Doorway

Title: Every Heart A Doorway Author: Seanan McGuire (Twitter) Rating: Highly Recommended Genre/Category: Fantasy, Multiverses, Alternate Worlds, Mysteries, Murder Release Date: April 5, 2016 Publisher: Tor.com Order Here: AMAZON | AMAZON (KINDLE) | BARNES AND NOBLE   Every Heart A … Continue reading

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Letters to the Author – Afton Locke

Note that this Letter to the Author contains graphic descriptions of racism and racist violence (sexual and otherwise) as it relates to the reality of white supremacy in history and historical romances. Dear Afton Locke, I could write you about … Continue reading

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Radioplay Day: The Shadow – The Curse of the Cat

Download Link: The Curse of the Cat Airdate: January 20, 1946 Main Characters/Actors: The Shadow/Lamont Cranston (Bret Morrison), Margot Lane (Lesley Woods) The Shadow is one of my favorite heroes from the Golden Age of pulps. I talk about him … Continue reading

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The Kelpie in the Canal – Original Fiction

Note: This was first posted up on my Patreon page in December. (For folks who follow me here and subscribe to my Patreon, there are minor differences between what y’all got and this version because I went through and edited … Continue reading

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My kingdom for a Bond-of-Color

I’m not going to call myself a James Bond expert or anything so very trite, but I did spend most of last year (and a huge chunk of this year) both having intense opinions on the James Bond film franchise … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Pride’s Spell – A Sin du Jour Affair

Title: Pride’s Spell: A Sin du Jour Affair Author: Matt Wallace (Twitter) Rating: So Freaking Highly Recommended Genre/Category: Urban Fantasy, Demons & Angels, Food, Hollywood Release Date: June 21, 2016 Publisher: Tor.com Pre-Order Here: AMAZON (PAPERBACK) | AMAZON (KINDLE) | … Continue reading

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Supervillains (Not-So) Anonymous – Patreon Reward

For my darling Patrons ($5 and up) , this first short story for the month is about a (sort of) reformed supervillain who attends her first Supervillains Anonymous meeting and winds up getting in between a heavy hitter and a … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Pain Slut

Title: Pain Slut (Subs’ Club #2) Author: J.A. Rock Rating:  Yeah, No Thanks Genre/Category: Contemporary, BDSM, Romance, Interracial, M/M Release Date: February 1, 2016 Publisher: Riptide Publishing Note: I will not be linking to the author, their social media, or … Continue reading

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Fandom has always been broken (but it’s not for the reasons that you think)

When Devin Faraci wrote an article entitled “Fandom is broken”, there was a moment where I expected him to actually talk about the ways that fandom was actually broken. Sure, he does mention how fan entitlement leads to threats against … Continue reading

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[Book Review] The Jewel and Her Lapidary

Title: The Jewel and Her Lapidary Author: Fran Wilde (Twitter) Rating: Highly Recommended Genre/Category: Fantasy, Politics Release Date: May 3 2016 Publisher: Tor.com Order Here: AMAZON  (KINDLE)| AMAZON (PRINT) | BARNES & NOBLE (PRINT) Note: I received a free copy … Continue reading

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