Tempeste O’Riley grew up in the deep south and escaped her conservative, oppressive roots as soon as she could. Tempe is an out and proud omnisexual/bi-woman whose best friend growing up had the courage to do what she couldn’t – defy the hate and come out. He has been her hero ever since.
Though new to writing M/M, she has done many things in her life but writing has always drawn her back – no matter what else life has thrown her way. She counts her friends, family, and Muse as her greatest blessings in life.
. Today we’re talking about angels and demons! Well, everyone us that are part of this HOP are anyway. ;c) . No, I’m not an angel OR a demon – though my partner has both called me and accused me of being either, depending on mood and situation, lol. . I know the question is […]
Morning and welcome to my entry in the Hop Against Homophobia and Transphobia (and Biphobia…). Each participant is offering prizes, including me, so make sure you bounce around and check out all the great posts and goodies! The Hop Against Homophobia and Transphobia (HAHAT) was created to spread awareness of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia, and […]
What does writing GLBTQ literature mean to me? This weekend I, along with a great many other GLBTQ authors are participating in the “Follow the Rainbow” Blog Hop in celebration of their new book review site! If you haven’t stopped by there, take a moment to check it out – Rainbow Book Reviews. I sat here, staring at the question asked […]
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Great article on transgender issues and what allies need to know. https://www.ftmmagazine.com/10-things-trans-men-want-you-to-know/
Interesting article and some things to really think about. This is not the first pandemic to ravage our planet, not even the first in recent times. Social distancing, staying home, etc is so! important to our survival. And yes, if any of my household cone down with COVID-19 there will be a white scarf on […]
Look where I visited! Want to see a taste inside Blood’s Song? Then pop over to Joyfully Jay… https://joyfullyjay.com/2020/02/excerpt-giveaway-by-tempeste-oriley/
My kids love spinach and eggplants (hey, don’t judge, when made right, eggplant is yum,believe it or not) so when Meatless Monday put out this recipe, they just had to try it. They are old enough to not need the kiddie help advised, but man… just try this and see. This dish offers a flavorful […]
Frittatas are a delicious way to pack protein and veggies into a simple weeknight meal. This version features potatoes, broccoli, bell peppers and onion, plus turmeric for color! This recipe comes to us from our friends at Dole Fresh Vegetables. For recipe and more click here! The Monday Campaigns is a global movement backed by […]
Good morning, all my lovely readers! I thought I’d do something a little different today. I’m talking about body perceptions in connection to Temptations of Desire, my newest release in the Desires Entwined series. You see, Dal is 6’2”, very muscular, loves bikes, leather, has pale skin with little toffee colored freckles on the bridge […]
Every year, people around the world celebrate Mardi Gras and Carnival, a festival of parades, music and eating decadent foods leading up to Lent. Millions of people observe Lent by fasting or foregoing treats and meats for 40 days. Fun fact, the term “carnival” is from carnelevare, or “to remove meat.” So that’s what we’re doing, […]
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