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book club bonuses


The pub was packed as Pretty and I followed the hostess to a small room in the very back of the Main Street tavern known as O’Hara’s in Lexington, SC. Sounds of busy bartenders slinging ice into cocktail glasses and pulling … Continue reading

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Dimples, Butch, Buttercup, Sissy… Sissy?


Pretty, the great Treasure Hunter, occasionally brings home items that fascinate. One such find this week was two versions of a board game I played as a child growing up in rural Grimes County, Texas. Before the television set took … Continue reading

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USC Upstate – here we come!


The Eighth Biennial Bodies of Knowledge Symposium will be held this week at USC Upstate April 9 – 11. The theme for this year’s symposium is Creating a Better World for LGBTQ people. You gotta love it. Tomorrow morning (Tuesday, … Continue reading

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road trip to Francis Marion University!


What a wonderful reception for Southern Perspectives on the Queer Movement: Committed to Home at Pride Week at Francis Marion University last night! A group of 30 students plus several faculty members gathered in Lowrimore Auditorium to hear four contributors … Continue reading

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the book tour continues at USC Monday!


Please join us for our event if you are in the area! Books will be sold at the event and contributors will be available for signing books bought there or elsewhere. Stay tuned.

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taking this show on the road


I am deeply grateful to the South Carolina Gay and Lesbian Business Guild for inviting Southern Perspectives on the Queer Movement: Committed to Home to be the program for their January meeting, the first monthly meeting of 2018. The Guild meeting … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to me – BOOKS ARE IN!!!


books in the warehouse – being shipped to customers today Thanks so much to all of you have pre-ordered – if you haven’t ordered your copies, please do soon! P.S. There will be several opportunities in January and February to … Continue reading

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It’s a Book! It’s a Book!


I’m so excited, I just can’t hide it, I’m about to lose control, and I think I like it! The Pointer sisters couldn’t have been more excited about their music than I am about my new book, Southern Perspectives on the … Continue reading

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