Why Are So Many Gay Romance Novels Written By Straight Women?

Seeing yourself, whether it’s on the screen or on the page, is a powerful experience. So often, though, for queer people, the options are either super whitewashed or rooted in hurtful stereotypes. In gay romance novels, it’s both, and straight women writers are responsible. When I started working as a book reviewer in 2009, gay … Continue reading Why Are So Many Gay Romance Novels Written By Straight Women?