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Karin Kallmaker
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Our feeds are full of ire about men who don't get it. A lot of men do, so I'm sharing just such a case, with my own comments as someone who markets without apology to a specific audience.
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Have you seen this great review of this collection of my short stories? #lesfic #lesbianromance  
10 Quick and Easy Salads by Karin Kallmaker: Book Review
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One Way to Talk to People About "Religious Freedom" Bills Like Indiana's

How would you like to walk into a bakery, clothing store or dentist, either by yourself or in front of your kids or grandparents, and have the person behind the counter take one look at you and say “We don’t serve your kind.” #boycottIndiana #LGBTRights #mylesbianfreespeech  
How would you like to walk into a bakery, clothing store or dentist, either by yourself or in front of your kids or grandparents, and have the person behind the counter take one look at you and say...
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In other words, the customer is still supporting sinful writing, but using an app to avoid experiencing it. Very, very clever Clean Reader.
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What is it about Rowan Atkinson’s smooshy, agile face that fits so perfectly across so many eras? Blackadder’s range of feckless to sneering expressions, and Mr. Bean’s wordless cunning to clueless antics – they make me laugh. Sharp, blistering scripts…
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Lovers of historical romance - this one is for you! #lesfic
 
Lesbian Regency Romance - Petticoats and Promises by Penelope Friday Now Available!
Debutantes Clara Battersley and Serena Coleridge discover surprising love, but dare tell no one. Then a shocking reversal of fortune tears them apart. PENELOPE FRIDAY 's deep passion for the Regency era shines in this debut novel! Equal in station and age, ...
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+Karin Kallmaker Dear Karin, I would like to do it. Do you have an E-Mail- or Post address of her for me? Very lesbian regards Maria Sabine 
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To a blog title that says romance novels are "primed" to make an impact on society, I would add "yet again." Applauding the "new" wave of romance writing.
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Originally posted on Wonder Boi Writes:So the news the last few weeks has been kind of bad. Between the bigot who blasted my family on Facebook and trans kids being bullied to death and Indiana going bat shit crazy, it’s easy to get caught up in our…
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Clean Reader Groining with Books Stops - For Now

Inktera, the support store for Clean Reader's product line, just pulled the plug.
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Stupid, silly, trashy, sappy... It's "just" a romance after all. How about we stop shaming our readers and our own work? #lesfic  
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Blayne Cooper is back after seven years hiatus with a terrific new novel!
 
Lesbian Romantic Intrigue - A Dark Horse by Blayne Cooper Now Available
BLAYNE COOPER is back from a too-long hiatus with an epic story of murder, intrigue, love...everything. Natalie Abbott didn't plan on seeking the help of a New Orleans police detective, but the search for her missing brother has put her in dire need. Detect...
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If you don't know the name Grace Hopper, spend 16 minutes with the QUEEN OF CODE from the Signals channel at 538. Populate your scenes of computer science with Grace Hoppers. And Hedy Lamarrs. And the women they have inspired like Brittany Wenger.
  #awesomewomen #gracehopper #writingcraft  
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Lesbian. Writer. Lesbian Writer.
Introduction
My lesbian fiction novels include the Goldie and Lammy award-winning 18th & Castro, Just Like That, The Kiss that Counted, Maybe Next Time and Sugar and span lesbian romance, lesbian erotica and lesbian science-fiction/fantasy.
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Lesbian Romance Novelist
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  • Lesbian Novelist
    present
  • Bella Books
    Editorial Director, 2008 - present
  • Bella Books
    Novelist, 2001 - present
  • Naiad Press
    Novelist, 1989 - 2003
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Erotica in an Email Attachment - Jaime Clevenger
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Jaime Clevenger confirms the rumors that romance writers do "private" writing - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbi

The Most Romantic Moment Ever - JE Knowles
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JE Knowles single most romantic moment is a moment of normal family life a couple would usually take for granted - Valentine's Day 2015 Ritu

The Cat's Eye View - Maggie Brown
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Maggie Brown shares the optimism of the romance writer and the cat's eye view of the world - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books a

Everyday Roses and So Much More - Marie Castle
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Marie Castle turns seeds into pizza - it's the everyday roses - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianromance #valen

When She Knows You that Well! - RJ Layer
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RJ Layer writes about the joy of life with someone who knows her well - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianromanc

ALA Top Ten Title for YA Reading - Secret City by Julia Watts
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Secret City by Julia Watts is a Top Ten Title for Young Adult readers on the 2015 Rainbow List from the American Library Association Rainbow

Historical Fiction at its Best! - The Farmer's Daughter at Curve
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"A great joy to read" - Curve Magazine review of The Farmer's Daughter by Robbi McCoy. Lesbian historical romance from BellaBooks.com #lesbi

Balloons, Roses and Cocoa Rub - Mary Griggs
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Mary Griggs carefully planned a romantic evening, and then this happened. - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianro

Twenty Years Later, Long Overdue Words - Ann Roberts
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Ann Roberts saved up the romantic moments of 20 years for a special moment - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianr

How Do You Define Romance? - Tracey Richardson
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Tracey Richardson explores the definition of "romance" plus one awesome photo of Maggie Mae - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books

BFFs and Brownies - Riley Scott
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Riley Scott found love, a BFF and brownies, not necessarily in that order - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianro

Take It from Renee Lukas - It's Not All About Valentine's Day
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Renée Lukas finds the romance in Yoda, soy milk and headaches. - Valentine's Day 2015 Rituals from Bella Books authors #lesbianromance

Women | Books | Bella
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News from Bella Books, the premiere publisher of lesbian books for lesbian readers.

Lesbian Romantic Intrigue - Mackenzie's Beat by Maggie Brown Now Available
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MACKENZIE'S BEAT by Maggie Brown. Lesbian Romantic Intrigue from Bella Books. #lesfic #lesbianromance Neither of them mean to cross certain

KG MacGregor's Teague of Her Own - Life After Love Reviewed at Curve Mag...
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Check out the must-read punny review by Allison Fradkin at Curve Magazine of KG MacGregor's LIFE AFTER LOVE. #lesfic #lesbianromance from Be

Tempered Steele - Stoking the Fire by M.E. Logan Now Available
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TEMPERED STEELE Stoking the Fire by M.E. Logan. Lesbian Post-Apocalypse / Romance from Bella Books. #lesfic If the "big one" hits, wouldn't

"Twists and Turns - Great Fun Read!" - Gerri Hill's Angel Fire at Lesbia...
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"Great fun read!" - The Lesbian Reading Room re Gerri Hill's ANGEL FIRE. #lesbianmystery #lesfic from BellaBooks.com

"Gateway to Understanding - and a Very Good Read" - Just Girls at Curve ...
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Sanya Franich at Curve Magazine writes of the importance of books like Rachel Gold's JUST GIRLS after the tragic death of Leelah Alcorn. #LG

"They Live and Love for All They're Worth" - The Palace Blues Reviewed a...
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"A vibrant, engaging read!" - Chapter 16 on THE PALACE BLUES by Brandy T. Wilson. #lesbianromance #lesfic from Spinsters Ink.

"In Search of True Love" - Life After Love at Lambda Literary Review
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"Life After Love is a study in what can be both right and wrong in relationships and gives insight into what’s truly important in life." - L