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Lesbian & Bi Women Lambda Literary Award Winners!

Lesbian Fiction: Under the Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta

Bisexual Fiction: The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anna North

Bisexual Nonfiction: Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham by Emily Bingham

LGBT Nonfiction: “No One Helped”: Kitty Genovese, New York City, and the Myth of Urban Apathy by Marcia M. Gallo

Lesbian Poetry: Life in a Box is a Pretty Life by Dawn Lundy Martin

Lesbian Mystery (TIE): Ordinary Mayhem by Victoria Brownworth & Tarnished Gold by Ann Aptaker

Lesbian Memoir/Biography: Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear by Kate Carroll de Gutes

Lesbian Romance: Making A Comeback by Julie Blair

Lesbian Erotica: The Muse by Meghan O’Brien

LGBT Fiction Anthology: Beyond: The Queer Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comic Anthology edited by Sfé R. Monster and Taneka Stotts

LGBT Drama: Bright Half Life by Tanya Barfield

LGBT SF/F/Horror: The Gracekeepers by Kirsty Logan

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💖 HOWDY TUMBLR BABES 💖

After taking a massive financial hit from a now defunct publisher (which means having done all the work for what amounted to zero pay in the end, ON TOP OF having to buy back our IP for $2,000) @neekaneeks and I are teaming up to bring you:

Catarina’s Collection:
Calaverita Inspired Enamel Pins!

This is our VERY FIRST KICKSTARTER TOGETHER! I’m very exited to get back to work and to bring you all this LOVELY SET OF PINS!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/218329115/catarinas-collection-enamel-pin

Thanks for all the support you guys have shown me, and I can’t WAIT to share the everything I’ve been working on! The terrible experience I had with that now-closed-publisher hit me a lot harder than I’d anticipated, so being able to bring you guys artwork again is kind of really uplifting 😭💖💖

THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH!

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Panel with Ethan X. Parker, Graham Schmidt, Taneka Stotts, and Mister Loki from WWU Queer Con 2017 on representation in comics and web comics. WWU Queer Con is a comics convention held at Western Washington University focused on LGBTQ comics. This is from its first year. If you enjoyed this panel and weren’t able to attend, consider sending a few dollars to WWUQueerCon.com/donate

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You all have been absolutely incredible! It makes our hearts swell that our work is resonating with so many people in so little time.

Click here to see Boy, I Love You’s Kickstarter page, and help us bring more positive BL to you!

And if you’re looking for more queer and lady-led Kickstarter comics projects, we recommend that you check out…