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Jameson Currier is the author of six novels, Where the Rainbow Ends,The Wolf at the Door, The Third Buddha, What Comes Around, The Forever Marathon and A Gathering Storm, and four collections of short fiction: Dancing on the Moon; Desire, Lust, Passion, Sex; Still Dancing; and The Haunted Heart and Other Tales. In 2010 he founded Chelsea Station Editions, an independent press devoted to gay literature. Among the authors the press has published are debut writers Gil Cole, Michael Graves, J.R. Greenwell, Jeffrey Luscombe, Craig Moreau, David Pratt, and William Sterling Walker, and veterans Felice Picano, Walter Holland, Charles Silverstein, Wesley Gibson, Tom Cardamone, and Jon Marans. The press also serves as the home for Mr. Currier’s own writings which now span a career of more than four decades. Books published by the press have been honored by the Lambda Literary Foundation, the American Library Association GLBTRT Roundtable, the Saints and Sinners Literary Festival, the Gaylactic Spectrum Awards Foundation, and the Rainbow Book Awards. In 2011, Mr. Currier launched the literary magazine Chelsea Station, which has published the works of more than a hundred writers. In 2013 the press reissued the anthology Love, Christopher Street, edited by Thomas Keith, after the original publisher ceased publishing. Also in 2013, Mr. Currier edited two new anthologies featuring original work: With: New Gay Fiction and Between: New Gay Poetry. Mr. Currier is a member of the Board of Directors of the Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation, a recipient of a fellowship from New York Foundation for the Arts, and has been a judge for many literary competitions. He currently resides in New York.

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A Gathering Storm
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Jameson Currier’s richly empathetic novel about the murder of a gay college student.
The Letter I
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The Letter I by Dennis Rhodes follows the poet into middle age, addressing matters of love, sex, faith, art, and friendship early in a new century.
After Lunch with Frank O'Hara
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
Inspired by poet Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems, Craig Cotter’s fourth collection of poetry, After Lunch with Frank O’Hara, assembles 51 poems, each as out, unapologetic, and inventive as those of the late poet’s.
True Stories Too
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Essay » Literature
Award-winning author Felice Picano returns with a new collection of memoirs, True Stories Too: People and Places from My Past, expanding his highly praised portraits and anecdotes to reveal histories of his family, friends, and lovers. In this new volume Picano also delights with wonderful new tales of the many places he has lived in and visited, including NY, California, RI, Germany, and Japan.
Part the Hawser, Limn the Sea
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Five fascinating tales linked by the sea. A debut collection of short fiction by Dan Lopez.
Between
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Between: New Gay Poetry, edited by Jameson Currier, features sixty gay poets writing on relationships between men: gay men with their friends, lovers, partners, husbands, dates, tricks, boyfriends, hustlers, idols, teachers, mentors, fathers, brothers, family, teams, co-workers, relatives and strangers.
With
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,760. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
With: New Gay Fiction, edited by Jameson Currier, features sixteen authors writing on relationships with men: gay men with their friends, lovers, partners, husbands, dates, tricks, boyfriends, hustlers, idols, teachers, mentors, fathers, brothers, family, teams, co-workers, relatives, and strangers.
The Forever Marathon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A wickedly delightful war of wits and whines between longtime companions during a two-day fight.
Beauty's Son
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Beauty’s Son, a debut novel by Anne H. Wood and Brian Keesling, is a contemporary retelling of Black Beauty, with illustrations by Rose Lowry.
Who the Hell is Rachel Wells?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,130. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Full of snappy and sharp Southern characters, Who the Hell is Rachel Wells? by J.R. Greenwell is a debut collection of clever, big-hearted tales of spunky souls and damaged hearts. Both serious and silly, bittersweet and joyous, these unique eleven short stories introduce a wise and wonderful new author.
Desire, Lust, Passion, Sex
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Desire, Lust, Passion, Sex brings together twenty stories by Jameson Currier about gay men and their relationships, including the author’s widely praised fiction and erotica previously published in literary journals, Web sites, and award-winning anthologies.
Love, Christopher Street
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
The 26 original essays in Love, Christopher Street encompass revealing, intense, profound, funny, personal, and queer reflections that span forty years of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender life in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island and together create an LGBT love letter to New York City.
Chelsea Station Issue 4
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The fourth issue of Chelsea Station, the popular new literary magazine of gay writing, edited by Jameson Currier, features seven short stories, three essays, ten poems, and interviews, reviews and other writing relating to gay literature.
Pacific Rimming
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Lambda Literary finalist Tom Cardamone’s novella, Pacific Rimming, is a dazzling narrative of obsession. Set in New York City in the late 1990s, a young gay man wanders from bed to bed, creating a life of drug use and sexual conquest to avoid emotional intimacy, his desire focused exclusively on Asian men.
Fortune's Bastard
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,970. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A delightful, swashbuckling adventure of lust, learning, and love.
What Comes Around
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A quirky, touching, and unique novel of a single gay man’s quest to find a meaningful relationship.
Desire: Tales of New Orleans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Desire: Tales of New Orleans, a debut collection of short fiction by William Sterling Walker, delves into the gay demimonde in New Orleans before the flood.
Chelsea Station Issue 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The third issue of Chelsea Station, the popular new literary magazine of gay writing, edited by Jameson Currier, features twelve short stories, ten poems, and essays, reviews and other writing relating to gay literature. Contributors hail from New York, Canada, Scotland, France, Brazil, China, California, Texas, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Provincetown, and San Francisco.
Shirts and Skins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A remarkable debut novel from Jeffrey Luscombe—a compelling series of linked stories of a young man’s coming-out, coming-of-age, and coming-to-terms with his family and fate.
Chelsea Station Issue 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,460. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The second issue of the popular new literary magazine of gay writing, edited by Jameson Currier, features ten short stories, six new poems, a never-before-published one-act play, a travel memoir, and several essays, interviews, book columns, and reviews on gay literature.
My Movie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,020. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
From the award-winning author of Bob the Book, My Movie showcases the remarkable range and versatility of David Pratt’s short fiction. Haunting, funny, surreal, and heartbreaking, My Movie brilliantly documents how we come to terms with being queer.
Where the Rainbow Ends
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,130. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A powerful, compelling, and heartfelt first novel of a young gay man's quest for faith, family, and understanding during the early years of the AIDS epidemic.
Chelsea Station Issue 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,240. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Chelsea Station is a new literary magazine of gay writing, edited by Jameson Currier.
For the Ferryman
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,650. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
From Charles Silverstein, the noted psychologist and co-author of The Joy of Gay Sex, comes a new memoir, For the Ferryman, about the author's activism on gay issues in the medical and psychiatry professions and his personal relationship with a younger man and his partner's decline into addictions.
Personal Saviors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,160. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Sharp, funny, and infused with a dark, sly cleverness, Wesley Gibson's new novel, Personal Saviors, is a marvelous social snapshot of American lives desperate for any sort of salvation.
Still Dancing
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,430. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Still Dancing author Jameson Currier brings together twenty short stories spanning three decades of the impact of the AIDS epidemic on the gay community. Along with stories from Currier's debut collection, Dancing on the Moon, praised by The Village Voice as "defiant and elegiac," are ten newly selected stories written by one of our preeminent masters of the short narrative form.
Dancing on the Moon
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,040. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
From the author of Where the Rainbow Ends and The Haunted Heart, this debut collection of short stories, first published in 1993, was praised for its courageous and compassionate depiction of the impact of AIDS on gay men and their families and friends.
Chelsea Boy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Part memoir, part history, Chelsea Boy, a debut collection of poems by Craig Moreau, explores the author’s transformation from small-town Iowa boy to big-city Chelsea Boy. Inspired by the famous Manhattan gayborhood and its vibrant nightlife, Moreau’s poems reveal the pleasures and complexities of a resilient community.
Dirty One
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
a debut collection of short stories
The Third Buddha
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,000. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Jameson Currier expands his richly detailed storytelling to an international level in this new novel, weaving together the intertwining stories of the search for a missing journalist in Afghanistan with a young man's search for his older brother in Manhattan in the aftermath of 9/11. The result is a sweeping, multi-cultural novel of what it means to be a gay citizen of the world.
The March
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,690. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Walter Holland’s debut novel about the friendship of gay men during the early years of the AIDS epidemic.
True Stories: Portraits from My Past
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,530. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
a new memoir from Felice Picano
Circuit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
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Bob the Book
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
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'Bob the Book,' is a gay book for sale in a Greenwich Village bookstore, where he falls in love with another book, Moishe. But an unlikely customer separates the young lovers. As Bob wends his way through used book bins, paper bags, knapsacks, and lecture halls, hoping to be reunited with Moishe, he meets a variety of characters, both book and human.
The Haunted Heart and Other Tales
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Haunted? Or blessed? Ghosts? Or guardian angels? Twelve new stories of gay men and the memories that haunt them. Jameson Currier modernizes the traditional ghost story with gay lovers, loners, activists, and addicts, blending history and contemporary issues of the gay community with the unexpected of the supernatural. Winner of a Black Quill Award 2010
The Wolf at the Door
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
From the award-winning author of Where the Rainbow Ends and The Haunted Heart comes a witty tour de force of spirits, spooks, and sinners, a supernatural roller coaster set in the Big Easy that is giddy, soulful, and sentimental.


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