Dear Hoped For Reader

Dear Hoped for reader, I wrote this book for you. I see you in my mind’s…

10 Silly Questions with Charley Descoteaux

Delighted to have fellow Dreamspinner Press author Charley Descoteaux with me today. Read on to see…

10 Silly Questions with Catherine Ryan Hyde

Catherine Ryan Hyde doing one of the things she loves. Many years ago, back when I…

Five of My Best Halloween Horror Treats!

It’s that time of year again. My favorite holiday, Halloween, is tomorrow!  For your consideration, I…

BIGGER LOVE, Now Available for Preorder, is Already Getting Raves!

Booklist: “A tone of authentic tenderness and yearning, completely without artifice, suffuses Reed’s engaging Appalachian tale…

BIG LOVE and the Characters Who Bring that Love to Life

Big Love contains three of characters I think I’ve fallen in love more than any characters in…

Guest Post from Author Laury A. Egan: When a Funny Guy Comes to Visit

When a Funny Guy Comes to Visitby Laury A. Egan Rarely does a writer have fun…

BOOK REC: QUEENPIN by Megan Abbott

I have to recommend QUEENPIN to anyone who loves hard-boiled noir crime fiction. MY REVIEW I’ve read…

The Pull of Love

Below is an excerpt from The Couple Next Door, and it’s a scene where two lost souls—Jeremy…

Win a Signed Copy of SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES

Greetings from southern California! Today, I have for you a couple of opportunities. One is to…

SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES Releases Today!

Today, I’m grateful for the release of my 33rd novel, SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES, about the…

Come Through the Closet Door with Me

Through the Closet Door is a story that’s near and dear to my heart and almost…

Guest Post from Joe Cosentino: Interview with Michael Rodgers, from Cozzi Cove: Happy Endings

Interview with Michael Rodgers, a leading character in Cozzi Cove: Happy Endings, the 5th novel in…

The Cover is Revealed! Sky Full of Mysteries, Now Available for Pre-Order

My new book, Sky Full of Mysteries, is now available for pre-order. And finally, after sitting…

Armistead and Me

When I think of Armistead Maupin, the first image that comes to mind is not San…

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: What if House Hunters Replaced Houses with Men?

Cover art by Paul Richmond, inspired by Roy Lichtenstein Every Friday, I use this blog to…

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Lost & Found, A Furry Love Story

Today, I’m thinking about Lost and Found and how it was inspired by my love for dogs…and for…

FLASHBACKFRIDAY: My Most Autobiographical Novel, BLINK

BLINK is my most autobiographical love story (the first part, which takes place in 1981, anyway)…

Love is Love

“Love is a temporary madness, it erupts like volcanoes and then subsides. And when it subsides,…

FLASHBACKFRIDAY: Have Dinner at Jack’s this Weekend!

Today, I look back at my novel, Dinner at Jack’s. Like my previous Dinner at Home, it’s…

FLASHBACKFRIDAY: Have Dinner at Fiorello’s tonight!

Although Dinner at Fiorello’s doesn’t contain actual recipes, it does contain a lot of food. Below…

#FLASHBACKFRIDAY The World’s Best Spaghetti Sauce and DINNER AT HOME

Food, Memories, and Love It might just be me, but I believe one of the most…

An Update on a Fairy Tale, by a Fairy

 BEAU AND THE BEAST is my LGBT Seattle-set, modern-day version of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. I hope you’ll…

#FLASHBACKFRIDAY: True Romance, Real Life, and LEGALLY WED

WHY WRITE ROMANCE? I get asked this question a lot and the answer lies in the…