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    Fiction Rec: Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers

    Those of you who follow me on twitter know that a week ago I decided to tear the internet apart in search of a short story I’d read over a year ago. There was a lot of noise and dead ends, but eventually I reached my destination: Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers by Alyssa Wong. Don’t let the title trick you—this is a short story with heavy paranormal themes and a streak of horror. Even over a year later I was never able to shake the feelings or intrigue it left behind. Not only is the story unique and engaging, but just by reading it I felt I better understood…

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    Delayed Gratification and The Start of Something New – Review

    Genre: Erotic Romance Pairings: M/M Queer Rep: cis gay Warnings: Light BDSM The Daniel and Ryan series by Tamryn Eradani is a collection of spicy short stories aimed to leave you satisfied with each installment, but still wanting more. Since they are tiny fictions, I decided to review the first two together. Admittedly, I also read the first two in quick succession, which speaks quite kindly of the content. Daniel is a control freak, and Ryan is… Ryan. He’s the sweet sort of man who leaves his clothes crumpled on the floor and his desk a mess. The stories thus far have been told over Daniel’s shoulder, and the prose reflects his no-nonsense attitude. Only…

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    How To Be a Professional (spoiler alert: I’m bad at it)

    It’s weird to suddenly be putting together all these things: a “professional” twitter, a “professional” facebook, a real honest-to-God website. Weirder still is that I don’t have a lot to say. Is it okay to scream about how excited I am for my new novel to drop?? What about sharing the bone-shaking despair I feel every time I think, “wait, what if it’s actually bad?“ Mostly I think those things are meant to be kept inside, but who am I if not a screeching vat of emotion?? So: I’M SO EXCITED FOR ECHOES TO DROP. My betas and I have been polishing the mess I poured into a word doc for…