Monthly Archives: February 2017

Updates for Upcoming Writing

One problem with grad school is that there’s only so much I can do to get my academic and nerdy interests to collide. As a full-time grad student and a freelance, my output here has plummeted because I’m busy trying … Continue reading

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[Stitch Elsewhere] Luke Cage review @ Strange Horizons

After eight years, fourteen feature-length films, and four separate television series, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has finally managed to place a Black man front and center in his own narrative. Luke Cage, a character previously seen as a supporting character … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Midtown Masters by Cara McKenna (+ Giveaway)

Title: Midtown Masters (Sins in the City #3) Author: Cara McKenna (Twitter) Rating: Recommended Genre/Category: Contemporary Romance, Erotica, Queer Romance, Queer Fiction Release Date: February 21, 2017 Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: Intermix Pre-Order Here: AMAZON (KINDLE)  | BARNES & NOBLE Note: … Continue reading

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Urban Fantasy 101 – Weird Ass Werewolf Tropes

Content warnings: This installment of Urban Fantasy 101 contains references to or descriptions of racism, homophobia, heterocentrism, sexual assault, childhood abuse, domestic abuse, other forms of discrimination. There are also tons of footnotes. Werewolves are everywhere in the urban fantasy … Continue reading

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