Vic thought giving us all a topic to write about this year would make it easier for us to think of something new to write about. She seemed to think that the subject of “Change” would be something a little arbitrary. Now, I think she’s a witch with mad fortune telling skills, and a plug… Continue reading Be Brave and Be Happy, by Andrea Bramhall
Andrea Bramhall, author of Ladyfish, Clean Slate, and the forthcoming Nightingale and Swordfish (she's a machine!) gives us something to think about during this holiday season. And remember you can meet Andrea at the Bold Strokes Book Festival in Nottingham in June! Sooooooooo, editor extraordinaire, Vic Oldham, asked for 'volunteers' to… Continue reading Andrea Bramhall Ponders Holiday Meaning
There are all kinds of great things going on at Bold Strokes, including Women's Week in Provincetown, MA, where you can catch up with loads of BSB authors. But if you can't get to the States, check out the Virtual Living room: 4 of our UK authors will be taking part in a Spotlight Weekend.… Continue reading Author Chat!
We've got a host of stuff going on, and we'd love you to join us! In Manchester, July 13th-14, Bold Strokes will have a book table at the UK GLBT Fiction conference, and we're also hearing pitches! If you'd like to submit your work to Bold Strokes, this is a great way to do it.… Continue reading Come See Us!
So the 4th Annual Bold Strokes Books UK book festival is over for another year, and I think pretty much everyone agrees it has been the most successful yet in terms of attendance, sales, marketing, and increasing awareness. Awareness of the Bold Strokes brand, of LGBTQ literature, of readers desires and wishes, and of all… Continue reading Andrea Bramhall Breaks Down Barriers
Obviously, you can go to Bold Strokes Books online to get your LGBTQ fiction fix. But if you want a bit more of the UK folks, here are a few places you can find folks this summer: Lowdham Book Festival: We'll have a table full of books for sale UK GLBTQ Fiction Meet, Manchester: We're… Continue reading Bold Stroking in Other Places
Saturday, June 8th 1:00pm Panel 1: Romantic Interludes. I. Beacham, Lesley Davis, Russ Gregory and Amy Dunne talk romance Coffee Chat: Let’s Talk About Sex. Justine Saracen, Crin Claxton and Russ Gregory talk about the different ways of writing sex. Panel 2: Location, Location, Location. Andrea Bramhall, Cari Hunter and Rebecca S. Buck talk about the importance of setting.… Continue reading 2013 Event Program
Hi everyone! We're looking forward to seeing you June 8th-9th in Nottingham for the 4th Annual Bold Strokes Book Festival. We've got a kick-ass, packed program, with lots of interaction scheduled, lots of good books and readings, and lots of fun in general. Below is the schedule. And remember, if you want to pitch your… Continue reading Bold Strokes Book Festival 2013 Program
Andrea Bramhall tells us what Valentine's Day is all about. Check out her sensitivity here: http://andreabramhall.wordpress.com/2013/02/14/valentines-day/
Congrats to Andrea Bramhall on her win for her debut book, Ladyfish. Way to go Andrea! Check out what she has to say about it on her blog. Buy her book, and come get it signed at the Nottingham Book Festival in June!