I want to thank Chris again for taking the time to join me on "Readings." We had such a wide-ranging discussion about fiction writing versus journalistic writing, women and gender in professional sports, and the process Chris went through getting Playing For First from first draft to published with Blue Feather Books.
Links to follow for more information:
Chris (CK) Paynter: http://www.ckpaynter.com/
Caster Semenya (South African runner): (NYT Link) http://tinyurl.com/lpfo5t
Women's Professional Football (US): http://www.iwflsports.com/
And a recap of tonight's Events Calendar:
On September 17, from 8-10 pm, author Rachel Kramer Bussel will be
participating in the In The Flesh Reading Series at Happy Ending
Lounge: 302 BROOME STREET, NYC. For more information visit inthefleshreadingseries.blogspot.com
On October 15, from 6-8pm, Cleis authors Rachel Kramer Bussel, Geoff
Knight, Violet Blue, Stephen Elliot, and Carol Queen will be
participating in the Litquake/Readings in Bed Event: Supper Club: 657
Harrison St. at 3rd, in San Francisco, CA. For more information visit rachelkramerbussel.com
On October 17, author Rachel Kramer Bussel will be hosting the Erotica
101 Workshop, at Book Passage, located at 51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte
Madera, CA. Visit rachelkramerbussel.com
for more information.
Rachel will finish out the weekend, on October 18, reading at Good
Vibrations: 2504 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA, beginning at 7 pm. Visit rachelkramerbussel.com
for more information.
On October 17, 2009, at Gabriel’s, 102 Bradford St., Provincetown, MA
from 12:30-2PM authors Sacchi Green, Radclyffe, Rakelle Valencia,
Cecilia Tan, Charlotte Dare, Anna Watson, DeJay, Victoria Oldham, and
Dalia Craig will be reading from Best Lesbian Romance 2009, Girl Crazy,
Where the Girls Are, Lesbian Cowboys and then signing books at Now
Voyager Bookstore, 357 Commercial St., Provincetown from 2:15-3PM
On October 22, at 7:30 pm, author Rachel Kramer Bussel will appear with
fellow Best Sex Writing 2009 authors Debbie Nathan, Dagmar Herzog, and
Tom Johansmeyer at Word bookstore:126 Franklin St. Brooklyn, NY. For
more information visit, wordbrooklyn.wordpress.com
On October 26, Rachel Kramer Bussel will be presenting the Come As You
Are: Erotica Writing Workshop, at 701 Queen Street West in Toronto,
Canada. More information is available at rachelkramerbussel.com
Authors and publishers note: If you have an event you'd like
mentioned in this calendar, please email who, what, when, and where, to
I also presented a book review for "Love You Two" by Maria
Pallotta-Chiarolli, Publisher: Random House Australia, ISBN:
978-1-74166-071-5, Year: 2008. This review appears in print in the
Boston Bisexual Women's Network Newsletter. You can subscribe through
Thanks again to everyone/anyone listening!
In two weeks, on September 24, 2009, join me for my interview with MJ Williamz, author of Shots Fired published by Bold Strokes Books.
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It's good to talk.