"Fairyland" is as much a memoir of the author's own life, as well as the story of San Francisco in the 1970s and 80s, especially queer bohemian life in the Haight Ashbury, and the AIDS epidemic.
A small town boy, a mysterious reverend, belief, and the concept of a secret world alongside our own are expertly explored in this impressive new book.
Despite a clever title and rubbing elbows with some of the biggest names in show business, Josh Sabarra's well-intentioned memoir is mostly anticlimactic.
The latest batch of erotic offerings from Berkeley-based Cleis Press includes an edgy, diverse collection of 22 lesbian sex tales expertly edited by award-winning New York author and sex educator Tristan Taormino.
Australian photographer Michael Andrew first traveled to St. Petersburg in 2005. In the nine years since, he's returned more than 19 times. His latest book, composed of pictures from the Winter of 2013, explores public and private spaces and identities.
No new literary or political magazine launched in recent years has generated as much talk as N+1. Now N+1 has put out an affiliate poetry magazine entitled Prelude, with an accompanying website.
When Senator Penny Severns lost her battle with breast cancer, she left behind a lot more than her siblings, her parents, and her political career. Penny's cancer also took her from the woman she had secretly loved for years.
In a defining portrait, "Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh," theater historian John Lahr conjures Tenn in all his elusive dimensions.
When Daniel's twin brother and his wife are killed in a Jerusalem bombing and leave their children to Daniel and his partner, a riveting story of love, loss, and family unfolds.
Though David Hockney ascended into the art world in the swinging London of the 1960s, it was still a time in Great Brittan when it was criminal to be gay. Nevertheless, he came out unashamedly and his work blossomed.