Guest Post: The Meaning of Our Bars: A Chicago Perspective by Owen Keehnen

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Today I am so pleased to welcome Owen Keehnen to Joyfully Jay. Owen has come to share his thoughts on the importance of bars for the LGBT community. Please join me in giving him a big welcome!   The Meaning of Our Bars: A Chicago Perspective Back in January I read about the closing of Irene’s Cabaret in Quincy, IL, […]

Coming This Week

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Hi gang! I hope you all had a great week! Not to much new to report here blogwise. As I heads up, on Wednesday I head to Daytona Beach for the Coastal Magic Convention. This is a small con that started out with a focus on paranormal and urban fantasy, but has now branched out to […]

Guest Post: Armchair Historian by Owen Keehnen

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Today I am so pleased to welcome Owen Keehnen to the blog for Time Travel Week!  Owen is here to talk to us more about writing historicals.  He has also donated some books to our big Time Travel Week Giveaway, so be sure to stop by and check it out.  Welcome Owen! Armchair Historian History […]

Coming This Week: Time Travel Week!!

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Hurray! Time Travel Week is here! This week we are celebrating one of annual theme weeks, this time with a focus on books set in all different time periods. We are going to focus on historical, futuristic, steampunk and time travel stories. All the books we review and all our guest posts will fit this […]

Review: Thunder Snow by Owen Keehnen

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Rating: 4.5 stars Buy Link: Amazon | All Romance | Amazon UK Length: Short Story In the 1980s, Jim heads off to Windsor College. His plan is to make a new life for himself. That life includes joining a fraternity, dating girls, and repressing any sexual feelings towards men. By all outward accounts, he is […]

Coming This Week

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Hello everyone! I hope you all had a lovely week! A couple quick things to mention. First off, we had a fabulous guest post on Friday by Christoper Rice called “Am I M/M?” that was really interesting and got a lot of great comments. If you didn’t have a chance to check it out, be […]

Review: Springtime 1962, The Lawson YMCA by Owen Keehnen

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Rating: 4 stars Buy Link: Amazon | All Romance | Amazon UK Length: Short Story When the narrator finds a dusty diary in a second hand bookstore, he learns of intimate details in the life of Joseph. During the spring of 1962, Joseph is working in a department store and living at the YMCA. Joseph, who is […]

Coming This Week

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Hi everyone! I hope you all had a lovely week! I feel like we are in the homestretch! GRL is so close I can taste it! I can’t wait to get there and catch up and meet new folks. Super exciting. You may have seen me mention this before, but just a heads up that […]