About the Reviewers on the Blog

Lori L. Lake has been an author, editor, teacher,

retreat leader, and

creativity coach, and, until a few years ago, a book reviewer as well. She’s written a dozen novels, two short story collections, and edited four anthologies. Her work has won three Goldies, three Rainbow Awards, the Alice B Medal, and the Ann Bannon Award. She lives in Portland, Oregon, and is currently working on her next novel and a nonfiction writing book about creativity. Website: www.LoriLLake.com.




Sandra de Helen is a poet/playwright/novelist and all around writer. Her poetry collection Desire Returns for a Visit will be published November, 2018 by Launch Point Press. Her work can be found in Artemis Journal, The Dramatist, Mom Egg Review, Lavender Review, and more. Her website: http://SandradeHelen.com/




Vanda is currently writing an LGBT modern history that is NOT only for LGBT folks. It goes from the 1940s to the present and is filled with fun fictional characters who keep showing up in each book in the series. An LGBT Harry Potter.

The latest in the JULIANA SERIES, 
PARIS, ADRIFT (Book 3: 1955)
was Released May 9, 2018. 




Lydia Harris has a BA and MS in psychology, as well as a Master’s in library science. She specializes in reviews of lesbian fiction and LGBT general and multicultural young adult fiction.