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The Fortress by Danielle Trussoni

Amy B.    November 8, 2016    Comments Off on The Fortress by Danielle Trussoni

When their marriage begins to crumble, novelist Danielle Trussoni and her narcissistic Bulgarian husband do what any literary couple would in order to rekindle their love: they move into a 13th century fortress in the South of France.

Despite their …

Love in the Time of AIDS

Amy B.    October 11, 2016    Comments Off on Love in the Time of AIDS

Sarah’s Song tells the story of Janice Burns and her husband Bill, typical 1980’s yuppies, except for one difference: Bill had contracted HIV during a prior same-sex relationship, and he unknowingly passed the virus along to his wife. In both …

Under this Beautiful Dome by Terry Mutchler

Amy B.    September 27, 2016    Comments Off on Under this Beautiful Dome by Terry Mutchler

In Under This Beautiful Dome journalist and lawyer Terry Mutchler reveals her lesbian relationship with the late Illinois State Senator Penny Severns. The two women shared a deep love as well as a lavish (but clandestine) lifestyle which featured designer …