I’m a HUGE fan of found family, a group of people just deeply caring about each other, (mostly) no romance, just very I’ll-die-for-you close friendships. While found families will always be my number one favorite kind of relationship of all the possible ones, I also very much love sibling dynamics. One is very much related […]
You know the type: strong (headed/willed), capable female characters who get shit done, but are kind of assholes about it, or are they? Men often like to call them “Mary Sue” and “unlikeable”, I like to call them “bitch queens”. It’s no secret that while we have a massive amount of male characters of the same kind who are loved by everyone, the number of characters of other genders is still way too small and where they do appear, they get hated on by too many people. Misogyny is still going strong.
If you know me, you know that I LOVE series. I don’t handle falling in love with characters and fictional worlds, only to be done with them after only one book very well haha. I do occasionally enjoy a good standalone though. Some stories are hella amazing *because* they are standalones, some really only work […]
2020 was another year full of amazing queer science fiction and fantasy releases, too many for me to get to them all, and I’m just talking about the list of books I was personally interested in (you can find my list of queer SFF releases here), not even the huge amount that was published overall. […]