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How to Fail Miserably at Being Queer
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Okay, let’s be clear about something: there’s no right or wrong way to be queer. But if you’re anything like Giselle, you’ve got insecurities up the wazoo. Even when you’re proud of your sexuality and gender identity, it seems like there’s always a voice out there (or in your head) saying you’re doing queerness wrong. Maybe if we feel united by our insecurities, there’s hope of moving past them.
The Essential Randy Boyd, Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Race relations, living with HIV/AIDS, adolescent heartbreak, the healing power of dogs. Five-time Lambda Literary Award finalist Randy Boyd has written on these subjects and more on his blog, in numerous publications and in his novels. Now, in one collection, revisit his most essential writings, featuring 10 stories, essays, blogposts and book excerpts from the black, gay, HIV-positive author.
How to Fail Miserably at Love
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
In this scandalous assortment of anecdotes, Giselle confesses her many sins in the relationship department. From being an inconsiderate partner to throwing up at a fancy hotel during an anniversary getaway to flat-out adultery, Giselle’s been bad in more ways than one. Don't let your love life get you down. We can all fail at relationships together!
Self-Organizing Men
Price: Free! Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Homofactus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
Female to Male transgender men discuss what it means to be a man, concluding a man is a man because he says he is.
Yasss Sis! 12 Ways To Become A Better Gay Boy...
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
There self help books for women, single moms, ex cons even drug addicts! But have you ever seen one for gays? Made by Ronnie in the most urban lingo, this book tackles some issues impacting us gays these days in the most funny an understanding way! From relationships, DL men, insecurities an homophobia, these are 12 ways to strengthen your spirit and appreciate the rainbow that's in you!!
Uber Diva
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
She's sitting on a secret. The Uber Diva teaches drivers tricks of the trade while instructing passengers on how to avoid getting slapped with a 1 Star rating. Meet the freaks, learn the equipment, and see how this diva survived when a drunk driver T-Boned her car. Based on true rideshare experiences in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Sinister Wisdom 101: Variations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Essay » Literature
Sinister Wisdom 101: Variations explores different variations of lesbian-feminism. The truth is that women have not stopped loving women, and there is no indication that phenomenon will ever go away, but the language and culture of those women remain as variable today as they were in the twentieth century.
Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
It is an enormous pleasure to present Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians, edited by Nívea Castro with Geny Cabral. Castro and Cabral have assembled an extraordinary collection of writing by Out Latina Lesbians including work by Janis Astor del Valle, Susana Cook, Alina Galliano, Alixa García, Marga Gomez, Cherríe Moraga, Monica Palacios, Bessy Reyna, and many more.
Sinister Wisdom 99: Pleasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,330. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Sinister Wisdom 99: Pleasure showcases new and returning writers to Sinister Wisdom. One of my pleasures is publishing our beloved lesbian-feminist writers, like Kitty Tsui and Cherry Muhanji, as well as newer writers like Denise Miller, Allison Berry, Sarah Neal, and many others. In this issue, you will find an array of incredible lesbian and queer writers.
Sinister Wisdom 95: Reconciliations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Sinister Wisdom 95: Reconciliations is filled with creative and nourishing texts. Reconciling provocative work and opinions, Sinister Wisdom 95: Reconciliations responds to important facets in lesbian life and history.
Henry's Dad has HIV (And he lives with it fantastically!)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
This love of ours gives me strength To carry on and to live And to be healthy! And the fact that I have HIV will not hold me back From doing anything! It will not limit me at all! It will not stop me! You will see!
Know That You Can Be Free
Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
In 2006 Meg, my life partner, helped me flee Russia: an increasingly hateful and oppressive country. We started our escape in Kiev, Ukraine in March 2006 and completed it in April 2007, arriving safely in Victoria, Canada after an ocean crossing journey of 10 months. In this interview I, the woman she helped escape Russia, ask Meg questions I've wondered about for years.
The Age of Civil War and Reconstruction: A Timeline for Children
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This outline of of the Civil War and Reconstruction serves as a useful study guide for children or for anyone who may be exploring this period of history for the first time. The outline collapses the complex events into a roster of key events that aid in understanding the Civil War and the Period of Reconstruction, which covers the years 1817 to 1877. The outline is simple, but comprehensive.
Prédisposition à être Homosexuel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: French. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
Les marques épigénétiques propres de chaque sexe, responsable de ne pas féminiser fœtus mâles et non masculinisée fœtus féminins, sont généralement effacé dans la descendance. Parfois, il arrive que ces marques épigénétiques caractéristiques d'un sexe sont transmises au sexe opposé. Ainsi, de père en fille, ce qui réduit la féminisation et de la mère à l'enfant, masculinisation baisse.
Killing The Rainbow: Violence Against LGBT
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
Various acts of violence involving assault, torture, harassment, and sometimes even murder, have been carried out against members of the LGBT community. Homosexuals, bisexuals and transgender people have also faced constant discrimination in their everyday lives on the basis of their sexual orientation.
GIVING GOD MULLIGANS: Finding A Saner Christian Faith
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Self-described 'former ex-con bipolar, gay pastor addict' shares his incredible journey from pulpit to prison in a light-heatred, honest easy-read that will engage you from start to finish. The author shares his personal story and how he rediscovered a saner, more Biblical faith.
Al borde siempre de caer. La mujer cubana a través de la poesía
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
He aquí un libro que no se detiene en la retórica de la poesía tradicional, sino que a través de sugestivas argumentaciones devela las inquietudes más íntimas de las artistas, testimonio del ser-actuar de la mujer contemporánea. Se encamina a lo social, cómo las poéticas femeninas evalúan el imaginario impuesto por el hombre y se encargan de redefinir el eros, la belleza, la libertad...
Hermaphroque
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / General
A short story about discrimination in all aspects of our lives, torture, persecution and condemnation.
My Straight Best Friend
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
By telling the story of my friendship with my best friend, I hope to show appreciation to all of those people who have been a constant support to someone struggling with their sexuality.
Defending Equality
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
Defending Equality is about the history of the LGBT rights movement here in the United States as well as around the world and touches on key issues relating to LGBT rights and the challenges the movement has faced and continues to face. This work is told by political author and LGBT rights activist Rob Clewley