Dear Hoped for reader, I wrote this book for you. I see you in my mind’s eye—a high-school kid, a … More Dear Hoped For Reader
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Delighted to have fellow Dreamspinner Press author Charley Descoteaux with me today. Read on to see how she responded to … More 10 Silly Questions with Charley Descoteaux
Catherine Ryan Hyde doing one of the things she loves. Many years ago, back when I lived in Chicago, I … More 10 Silly Questions with Catherine Ryan Hyde
It’s that time of year again. My favorite holiday, Halloween, is tomorrow! For your consideration, I offer up five of … More Five of My Best Halloween Horror Treats!
Booklist: “A tone of authentic tenderness and yearning, completely without artifice, suffuses Reed’s engaging Appalachian tale of high-school gay love.” … More BIGGER LOVE, Now Available for Preorder, is Already Getting Raves!
Big Love contains three of characters I think I’ve fallen in love more than any characters in any book I’ve ever … More BIG LOVE and the Characters Who Bring that Love to Life
When a Funny Guy Comes to Visitby Laury A. Egan Rarely does a writer have fun creating a book. Yes, … More Guest Post from Author Laury A. Egan: When a Funny Guy Comes to Visit
I have to recommend QUEENPIN to anyone who loves hard-boiled noir crime fiction. MY REVIEW I’ve read some of Megan Abbott’s … More BOOK REC: QUEENPIN by Megan Abbott
Below is an excerpt from The Couple Next Door, and it’s a scene where two lost souls—Jeremy and Shane—at last unite, … More The Pull of Love
Greetings from southern California! Today, I have for you a couple of opportunities. One is to win a free, autographed … More Win a Signed Copy of SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES
Today, I’m grateful for the release of my 33rd novel, SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES, about the otherworldly choices we make … More SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES Releases Today!
Through the Closet Door is a story that’s near and dear to my heart and almost painful for me to … More Come Through the Closet Door with Me
Interview with Michael Rodgers, a leading character in Cozzi Cove: Happy Endings, the 5th novel in the Cozzi Cove Beach … More Guest Post from Joe Cosentino: Interview with Michael Rodgers, from Cozzi Cove: Happy Endings
My new book, Sky Full of Mysteries, is now available for pre-order. And finally, after sitting on it for months, … More The Cover is Revealed! Sky Full of Mysteries, Now Available for Pre-Order
When I think of Armistead Maupin, the first image that comes to mind is not San Francisco, nor is it … More Armistead and Me
Cover art by Paul Richmond, inspired by Roy Lichtenstein Every Friday, I use this blog to highlight a title from … More FLASHBACK FRIDAY: What if House Hunters Replaced Houses with Men?
Today, I’m thinking about Lost and Found and how it was inspired by my love for dogs…and for a good love story … More FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Lost & Found, A Furry Love Story
BLINK is my most autobiographical love story (the first part, which takes place in 1981, anyway) and, perhaps, my most … More FLASHBACKFRIDAY: My Most Autobiographical Novel, BLINK
“Love is a temporary madness, it erupts like volcanoes and then subsides. And when it subsides, you have to make … More Love is Love
Today, I look back at my novel, Dinner at Jack’s. Like my previous Dinner at Home, it’s another romance with recipes. … More FLASHBACKFRIDAY: Have Dinner at Jack’s this Weekend!
Although Dinner at Fiorello’s doesn’t contain actual recipes, it does contain a lot of food. Below is an excerpt that … More FLASHBACKFRIDAY: Have Dinner at Fiorello’s tonight!
Food, Memories, and Love It might just be me, but I believe one of the most powerful ways you can … More #FLASHBACKFRIDAY The World’s Best Spaghetti Sauce and DINNER AT HOME
BEAU AND THE BEAST is my LGBT Seattle-set, modern-day version of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. I hope you’ll pick up a copy! BUYAt … More An Update on a Fairy Tale, by a Fairy
WHY WRITE ROMANCE? I get asked this question a lot and the answer lies in the little story I’m about … More #FLASHBACKFRIDAY: True Romance, Real Life, and LEGALLY WED