The Intercourse of Troubled Thoughts by Joseph Emeka Anumbor

Gay Fiction

By Joseph Emeka Anumbor

This e-book is a right away offspring of the schism within the world wide Anglican Communion pertaining to its conventional and destiny id, which got here aside in 2003 over the election of V. Gene Robinson, a working towards homosexual priest because the Bishop of latest Hampshire, usa. whilst sixty two out of 107 leaders of the Episcopal Church {US Anglicans} proven his ordination at its triennial convention later that 12 months, the ice that held "God's frozen humans” jointly for therefore lengthy started to thaw. For the 38 provinces of worldwide Anglicanism, it has been a sloppy and loud reversal of communion seeing that its February 10-15, 1997 "Second Anglican come across within the South”, at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The prophetic subject matter of that assembly; "The position of Scripture within the existence and project of the Church within the twenty first Century”, has been challenged through theologically "enlightened” American, British and Canadian Councils. Revisionist ministers and strategies then started to dictate the existence and project of those dioceses. Jack Spong then of Newark, New Jersey, observed his brother African bishops as theologically "animistic and superstitious.” He came across them unaware of clinical development. Dilibe Onyeama may frown at a few bishop's "insistence of recent technological know-how to use common sense to concerns divine.” Barbara Harris, an African-American Suffrage later consecrated Bishop of Massachusetts assailed the African bishops for being "bought with chook dinners” by way of conservative US Anglican Councils. She was once silent at the form of dinners that acquired provinces nonetheless on sacramental communion with the extremely liberal Councils aligned with Canterbury!Not unusually; the enlightened councils declared that homosexuality and same-sex unions are biblically no longer untenable, arguing that social issues may be the focal point of the church's challenge within the twenty first century and never problems with doctrine. To them, Robinson was once justified to depart his marriage along with his criminal spouse -a girl- that produced 5 youngsters for a gay union that revisionist schedule calls for to be permitted in a twenty first century "inclusive church.” A bewildered Pope Benedict XV1 reviewed advancements and unfortunately warned that the ecumenical circulation used to be at a "critical juncture.”Christians in all denominations around the world have been aghast. Robert Duncan, Episcopal Bishop of Pittsburgh suggested Dr. Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury and head of the global Anglican Communion to use "the knowledge of Solomon” in fending off department threatening in his condo. however it looks that both Dr. Williams, fifty seven, and in workplace because 2002, had no longer searched for, or God has now not deemed it healthy to provide him Bishop Duncan's needs. although Dr. Williams is in an place of work that lacks strength, his sympathies lies with the liberal western provinces. Barry Morgan, Welsh Archbishop and a confidant of Williams confesses that the Archbishop of Canterbury's "natural sympathies and theological figuring out are at the aspect of these who're gay.” In a 1989 lecture sooner than Britain's Lesbian and homosexual Christian circulation, Williams claimed that "if we're searching for a sexual ethic that may be heavily expert by way of our Bible, there's a bargain to lead us clear of assuming that reproductive intercourse is a norm.” In June 27 2006, Williams provoked department whilst he opted for a two-prong saving formulation of a middle of "constituent church buildings” and "associated churches.” He recommends the previous to agree on doctrinal thorns like homosexuality whereas the latter may be self-governing.As I write this one night of the second one week of August 2008, approximately 650 bishops from around the globe descended at the English urban of Canterbury, headquarters of the worldwide Anglican religion, for his or her once-a-decade Lambert convention. Its 1998 version known as homosexuality "incompatible with Scripture.” That used to be sooner than Gene Robinson's ordination 5 years later. besides the fact that, approximately three hundred bishops generally from Africa and South East Asia staged a no-show from the 20-day Lambert gathering.

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In This Cruel World by Jaden Lane

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By Jaden Lane

Born months aside to lifelong associates, turning out to be up Benji Hartkainen and Duncan McKerracher constructed an inseparable bond as powerful as any brotherhood from spending a lot existence jointly. figuring out and accepting that he was once varied early in his teenagers, Duncan has a transparent photo of what he needs and wants from existence; Benji. For Benji but it is an international of misunderstanding, utilizing a one foot in, one foot out method of issues of the center. during the combined indications Duncan’s maximum wish in touchdown the fellow of his desires lies in that he is aware his pals center and brain greater than an individual, or so he hopes. Navigating the rush and pull of peer strain and social attractiveness in daily teenage suburban existence whereas trying out the boundaries in their friendship, each one needs to locate the internal energy to reconcile their very own wants and struggle for his or her desires as they develop into themselves and realize who they are surely, so one can develop into who they wish to be during this merciless global .

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The Twin Soul of Alexander: A novel of Alexander the Great by Lawrence Scheier

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By Lawrence Scheier

While many books, fiction and nonfiction alike, chronicle Alexander the Great’s ascension to strength and conquest of the traditional international, few return to Alexander’s early maturity. during this vividly written and punctiliously researched novel, Lawrence Scheier explores Alexander’s early years during the eyes of the popular leader’s ally and lover, Hephaestion. Scheier’s fictional biography is stuffed with political intrigue, kinfolk treachery, and engaging romance.

Do now not waste the opportunity! The phrases of Hephaestion’s father ring in his ears while he first ways the younger Alexander within the Macedonian capital of Pella. Hephaestion hopes to take advantage of his father’s dating with King Philip to be appointed as considered one of Alexander’s royal partners.

Hephaestion fast turns into entangled within the advanced politics of the royal relations. Queen Olympias, Alexander’s mom, offers him the location in trade for his loyalty to Alexander and asks him seduce her son. Hephaestion realizes that he's getting used a pawn within the twisted online game among the king and queen.

Hephaestion needs to make tough offerings to prevent Alexander from being sacrificed at the altar of his mom and dad’ disorder. while, Hephaestion needs to confront his personal emotions for the prince and the damaging outcomes of Alexander’s ambition.

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The Desert Rats (The Mason Braithwaite Paranormal Mystery by Christopher Church

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By Christopher Church

unusual issues begin to occur once psychic investigator Mason and his boyfriend, Ned, and their roommate, Peggy, arrive within the excessive wasteland. An outdated good friend sends him on a quest to spot an artifact discovered hidden between his useless father’s possessions, and the adventure brings him into touch with a chain of wierd characters—not least the enigmatic Laura, who’s camping at the barren region yet looks as much as anything else. With the aid of a manicurist, a librarian, and a revealing side-trip again to la, Mason manages to sharpen his psychic talents and achieve insights into Gilbert’s artifact—and maybe even the hidden constitution of the world.
The moment ebook within the Mason Braithwaite psychic secret sequence, The wasteland Rats follows Mason as he grows into his new occupation as an investigator and confronts the mystical phenomena swirling round within the wilderness. within the face of Ned’s skepticism and a few counterintuitive stories, Mason has to make a decision no matter if he can deal with this re-creation of reality.

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Everyday Mutinies: Funding Lesbian Activism (Monograph by Esther D Rothblum,Nanette Gartrell

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By Esther D Rothblum,Nanette Gartrell

who're the ladies who struggled to shape lesbian communities--and how did they fund their activism?In daily Mutinies: investment Lesbian Activism, dozen lesbians--including recognized activists similar to Martina Navratilova, Alison Bechdel, Dee Mosbacher, and Jewelle Gomez--tell the tales in their activism, with an emphasis on how they aid themselves and fund their political actions. Their examples can assist take care of elevating and allocating cash. below 0.3 of all philanthropic money are presented to lesbian and homosexual tasks every year. but daily Mutinies stocks extraordinary luck tales of ladies surviving, thriving, and making an influence by utilizing the assets they've got with intelligence and ability. you can be moved and encouraged by means of the tales in the back of Naiad Press, The Ladder, immediately from the guts, and the nationwide middle for Lesbian Rights.Everyday Mutinies provides the voices of scientists, political strategists, artists, writers, fundraisers, and group organizers. those brave ladies speak about their concepts for purchasing and utilizing funds to pursue their visions, together with:

  • investment medical reports in inventive methods
  • freeing company assets
  • encouraging accountable stewardship of inherited wealth
  • getting paid for engaged on lesbian reasons
  • deciding upon a role to aid activism
  • financing lesbian media from magazines to documentaries
  • giving time as opposed to giving moneyEveryday Mutinies is a necessary source at the heritage and perform of lesbian activism. It additionally includes important rules for any political lesbian who has puzzled how she will very likely pay her accounts and make the lease whereas final a full-time activist.

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The Secret Tunnel by James Lear

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By James Lear

The Flying Scotsman, one of many world’s mythical teach trips, has many sights for Edward “Mitch” Mitchell, from the obliging porter to the suggest safeguard to a troop of rough-and-ready infantrymen in simply lifted kilts within the third-class carriage. yet Mitch won't have time for all of them sooner than they come in London. whilst the teach will get caught in a tunnel, a useless physique is located within the top notch rest room! Ever-ready Mitch comes to a decision to intrude and clear up the crime. along with his new Belgian sidekick Benoit, he pursues the killer via a loopy kaleidoscope of motion picture stars, drug buyers, royal scandals, and queens of each description. Can he finger the villain prior to the villain hands him? what's the connection among Buckingham Palace and a number of backstreet pornographers? and what's the secret of the key tunnel? Mitch intends to head all of the strategy to determine all of it out.

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I Am Here (The Meteora Trilogy Book 1) by Evelyn Shepherd

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By Evelyn Shepherd

2014 EPICon book Award Horror Winner

style: LGBT Contemporary

Sawyer by no means it observed it coming. He by no means anticipated Jesse to eventually reply to him. He by no means anticipated the meteors to take out LeVeque tower. He by no means anticipated an previous lady to aim and consume his face off. Sawyer concept that after he went into paintings that evening it simply be one other uninteresting night on the book place. however the impromptu quickie within the toilet is simply the start. Sawyer, together with his gorgeously infuriating boss Jesse, his ally Chloe and her little brother Jaden are in for greater than a monotonous night.

The undead are emerging up and they'll need to locate their method in the course of the aftermath. by way of Jesse's wryly horny ex-lover/best pal Topher, they are going to try and head south to discover a secure haven in an international became to bedlam. yet with the govt. maintaining secrets and techniques and the contaminated turning, it will turn out that the nightmare is way from over.

As Sawyer struggles to come back to phrases together with his new global, he will additionally face the conflicting fact that he's in love with now not one, yet , men.

It leads him to invite life's nice query: are you able to locate love in a zombie apocalypse?

Publisher's observe: This e-book comprises specific sexual events, photo language, and fabric that a few readers may possibly locate objectionable: male/male sexual practices, menage (m/m/m), violence.

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Seventeen Stitches by Sean Eads

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By Sean Eads

Lambda Literary and Shirley Jackson Award finalist Sean Eads's first choice of surreal and darkish fantastical fiction can provide to caress the hackles raised whereas interpreting a few ruthless Eva Braun's obsession with Rosie the Riveter, Capone-era gangsters search a tender man's enamel for a bad objective, zombies could be interested by reciting the performs of William Shakespeare, and afflicted formative years taken for "correction" at an institute detect the stunning fact at the back of the promise of therapeutic. those seventeen stories of the wry and peculiar will satisfaction readers.

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Take Me There: Trans and Genderqueer Erotica by Tristan Taormino

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By Tristan Taormino

Take Me there's a ardour venture for Tristan Taormino, who provides erotica through, for, and approximately transfolk, FTMs, MTFs, genderqueers, gender outlaws, in addition to two-spirit, intersex, and gender-variant humans in her most up-to-date anthology. one of the various array of voices in Take Me There, one very important topic operating through the tales is the facility of seeing and being obvious. It’s no longer easily approximately passing, yet approximately being said and wanted in a sexual context. confirmation and wish collide in Andrea Zanin’s tale of a toddler butch dyke and the transwoman she choices up in a small-town café. Likewise, the most personality in Helen Boyd’s “All woman motion” longs to be touched as a lady by way of different queer girls. The characters of those tales are prepared and prepared to head there — they usually do, again and again again.

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Lost Ones by C Santifer

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By C Santifer

this can be a love tale approximately homosexual males, who support many folks who're misplaced locate love. there's a record that many males use to discover their companions, and the checklist does not paintings. It has to be thrown away. plenty of laughter, crying and tragady.

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