Monthly Archives: January 2012

Where are the lesbians?: We’ve come a long way but…

Do you ever have a week with a theme, when the same subject or issue keeps coming up in different ways? This week has been my week of “visible lesbians in culture.” Or rather, where are the lesbians? 1. They … Continue reading

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Cousin Geri is Gay: Tell your story no matter what people say

Now this was a blast from the past! Blair Warner’s cousin Geri is gay! I don’t think I ever actually knew her real name until now but I sure recognized her immediately as I was a loyal, every-day-after-school Facts of … Continue reading

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Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal: Shit Straight Girls Say to Lesbians

I am so excited that Alison Bechdel’s new book is coming out this year but 2012 is turning out to be a banner year for lesbian lit as Jeannette Winterson also has a new book coming out soon: Why Be … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: Happy Reading

Happy new year folks! Hope everyone had a happy, healthy holiday season filled with friends, family, and above all—quality reading time! I got sucked into Gilead by Marilynne Robinson and so did not read my intended curl-up-on-the-coach-with-cocoa read of the … Continue reading

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