Book Review: ‘Jay Loves Lucy’ and ‘Not the Swiss Family Robinson’

'Not the Swiss Family Robinson' by Fiona Cooper. I bought this book years ago when I first fell in love with Rotary Spokes (another character by Fiona Cooper) but it's been on my bookshelf waiting. I finally read it, a few decades later!It is well worth a read. In fact, it's totally great if you're… Continue reading Book Review: ‘Jay Loves Lucy’ and ‘Not the Swiss Family Robinson’

Balancing the Score and Killing my Ex-darlings

Okay, so there is that thing where lesbian writers are trying to even the score. In the past lesbian characters were merely put into stories to be killed off. It was, well, still is, seriously a thing. So there are a heap of lesbian writers who are making strong characters who win and survive, some… Continue reading Balancing the Score and Killing my Ex-darlings

The Garage

I bumped into her up at the Mount Vic Lookout. At first, I didn’t recognise her. ‘It's Jenny,’ she stated, pulling back her hair. ‘Fuck, so it is,’ I said. ‘Still swearing,’ she noted, rolling her eyes. ‘Of course,’ I smiled, instantly remembering some of the sweet little reasons we’d split up all those years before...