• by Ally Blue

    Last night, I was thinking about the things I like to write, and the things I like to read. Both of them are pretty vanilla. Okay, all of you who are laughing right now, just hush. You know my writing is really tame compared to what all is out there! And as a reader? Yeah, [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    The other day, I read a blog (or article? I think it was a blog but my memory is terrible and I’m not positive) where a male author of gay romance was talking about whether or not m/m romance reflects the lived reality of most gay men. I’d link it but now I can’t remember [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    My 18-year-old son is off with his friends to his first live music show tonight. Well, not counting the kids’ shows he’s been to on vacation *g* They’re going to an all-ages show by one of their favorite bands at a local club. It got me thinking about all the shows I’ve seen over the [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    Not like that. Well, kind of. Not really, though.
    Okay, here’s the thing. I’ve been pondering on the state of the genre lately, for various reasons. Things have changed quite a lot in the years since I was first published. My first short story was published in 2004, my first novel in 2005. At that [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    Yeah, we’re going there *g*
    So, the other day the hubby and I were watching one of those HD Net channel shows where they buzz various gorgeous European scenery with a helicopter, set the video to music and call it a show. I love those damn things. This one was on southern Italy. They flew by [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    Today, someone posted a picture of doughnuts to the Samhain Cafe Yahoo loop. Yum. I lurve doughnuts. But I found this posting to be EVIL because doughnuts make me fat. So I said so. Not on email, just at home, to the girl-child, who is home from college for spring break. This is the conversation [...]

  • by Ally Blue

    Or brown, or green, or hazel. Whatever. It’s a reference to that song by The Who, get it? Ha! Because I suck at titles and it’s relevant.
    Yeah. Okay. Moving on.
    The other day, there was a discussion going on among the members of one of the Yahoo groups I’m on about Kurt on Glee and whether [...]

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