• Guest Blog,  Writing

    I Heart Lesfic Guest Post: Is romance what lesfic is all about?

    Hello there, reader. What’s that you’ve got there? Ah, a lesfic book. Great! Thank you for supporting our community. May I ask if it by any chance is in the romance category? If so, good choice. You are guaranteed a lovely, warm, life-affirming reading experience. A chance to relax from all the stress, sadness and grim reality of everyday life. In short, you’ve bought yourself a dose of reality escape laced with the heart-tingle of romance. Perfect! But… when you bought it, did you ever consider buying a book that wasn’t romance? What we call a “genre book” meaning crime, sci-fi, fantasy, historical, horror, etc. No? Then you’re not alone.…

  • Guest Blog,  Writing

    I Heart Lesfic Guest Post: Online relationships and dating

    Love at first sight. That is what everyone wants, right? But how does that work online? On a dating site you can see someone’s picture, sure, but what if you meet your partner somewhere online where there is no picture? Well, I can tell you what that’s like because that’s what I did eight years ago with my wife. And in previous long term relationships, too. When you meet someone online on a forum or in a chat for a shared interest, it’s possible that you won’t have a clue what they look like. Can you still fall in love? Yes. You fall in love with their way of interacting…