Fluffy Romance with Little to No Sex on the Page

I've gotten a couple requests recently for romances that are fluffy comfort reads with little to no sex on the page, so I thought I'd put together a quick recommendation post for this. Comfort reads are an individual thing, so I went with gathering things that I consider fluffy, which I loosely define as: not … Continue reading Fluffy Romance with Little to No Sex on the Page

One Trans Response to “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds”

Note: This was originally posted at xanwest.wordpress.com in March 2016. About content: this post speaks openly (and in some detail) about trans oppression in queer communities (with a focus on the ways trans men are targeted), gender border wars, purging, and gender-based coercion and abuse in relationships. Most of that discussion is in the first … Continue reading One Trans Response to “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds”

Review of A Portrait of the Desert in Personages of Power

A Portrait of the Desert in Personages of Power by RB Lemberg. Beneath Ceaseless Skies. 2017. 5 stars This non-binary centered novella has supermages and spies and ghosts and I adore the ways those things are interwoven into a narrative that is so much about consent and kink and trauma. This is my favorite book … Continue reading Review of A Portrait of the Desert in Personages of Power