Interesting thread overall. The pushback is ridiculous. I’m not shallow for wanting a token of engagement that’s worth something. I despise solitaire diamonds and the notion that anyone should spend two months salary on a ring—but—there better be some thought behind that ring. Newsflash: contemplating effect with a quality piece … Read more Thoughts on Engagement Rings
I took the day off. No writing, revisions, editing, or social-media awareness. I did something I haven’t done since living on my own in Brooklyn, back in the early 90’s. I baked some bread. Yep, I baked some bread.
Long ago, before BL-manga became mainstream, and gay-fiction remained strictly pornographic [NSFW], there was Aestheticm.com and VelvetMafia.com, and each site hosted fiction for their specific audience. I wrote some of that fiction, along with many writers who’ve gone onto to other things. I found a couple Velvet Mafia submissions on my … Read more Old School Gay Fiction