Ken  O'Neill

more photos (1)




Jason H...
11,001 books | 1,256 friends

Jeffrey...
168 books | 830 friends

Sawyer ...
87 books | 196 friends

Ben
Ben
0 books | 669 friends

David-M...
206 books | 312 friends

Andrew ...
77 books | 178 friends

Jimmy
219 books | 586 friends

Mad Pro...
476 books | 266 friends

More friends…

Ken is following 53 people

Ken O'Neill

Goodreads Author


url

gender
male

website

twitter username

genre

member since
August 2009


About this author

The Marrying Kind won The Rainbow Award for best debut 2012. IT won a silver medal at the 2013 Independent Publisher Awards (The IPPY). It was a finalist for the 2013 International Book Awards (LGBT Fiction). The Marrying Kind was also included on Smart Bitches Trashy Books list of three favorite books of 2012.

Ken Lives in NYC with his partner and their two cats and is at work on his second novel.


I haven't posted in awhile. I've not been up to it. (Sigh.)

I hurt myself moving a piece of furniture and so I decided to feel sorry for myself and wallow in despair instead of keeping up with my blog. (Sigh.) I never should have moved my desk by myself. That was the problem. Too big a job for one man. I should have gotten help.

But where does one find such help?

Apparently, if you need help carry...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
2 likes · like  • 
Published on May 05, 2010 14:02 • 116 views
Average rating: 4.01 · 175 ratings · 63 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
The Marrying Kind
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 175 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Ken's Recent Updates

Ken O'Neill is now friends with Laurence Keane
39715266
The Marrying Kind by Ken  O'Neill
" Thanks for reading my book. I really appreciate it. I'm glad you enjoyed it.

Ken
"
The Marrying Kind by Ken  O'Neill
" I'm so glad you enjoyed my book. Thank you for reading and taking the time to rate it.

Best,
Ken
"
The Marrying Kind by Ken  O'Neill
"This book is super witty, and very touching, and it's so, so frustrating that gay marriage isn't legal everywhere yet."
Goodreads_iphone
Ken O'Neill made a comment in the group The Humour ClubAUTHORS - Pimp Your Book Here! topic
" The Marrying Kind For a very short time (I hope!) all e versions of my award-winning novel are 99 cents. That's cheaper than a cup of coffee, and tast ...more"
Ken O'Neill voted for 5 books on the list Best LGBT Humor
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
Naked by David Sedaris
How I Paid for College by Marc Acito
If It's A Choice, My Zygote Chose Balls by Jeremy Hooper
The Marrying Kind by Ken  O'Neill
Vote on this list »
The Marrying Kind by Ken O'Neill (book trailer)
Ken O'Neill said "yes" to attending Reading/signing/Q&A
3423325
date: July 10, 2012 07:00PM
location: Bluestockings bookstore , New York, NY, The United States
description: Reading signing and Q&A of The Marrying Kind
The Marrying Kind by Ken  O'Neill
"Steven is a pretty easy-going (lazy) writer for The Gay New York Times. He lives with his longtime partner, Adam, a busy and successful wedding planner. The stress of planning and attending everyone else’s wedding when he can’t marry his partner h..." Read more of this review »
More of Ken's books…
“Have you noticed how Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen look nothing alike, and yet they both manage to look exactly like their father, Martin?”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

“The whiter the bread, the quicker you're dead. Stick with barley and spelt.”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

“The last time I was this confused I was watching a Fassbinder film.”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

“The whiter the bread, the quicker you're dead. Stick with barley and spelt.”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

“The last time I was this confused I was watching a Fassbinder film.”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

“Have you noticed how Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen look nothing alike, and yet they both manage to look exactly like their father, Martin?”
Ken O'Neill, The Marrying Kind

15807 Queereaders — 3680 members — last activity 8 minutes ago
A group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and supporters interested in fun and stimulating conversation about books, movies, art, ...more
57055 The Humour Club — 848 members — last activity 33 minutes ago
A group for readers and writers of humorous fiction.
77 Chick Lit — 2193 members — last activity Jan 18, 2015 04:23AM
For all fans and writers of chick lit, especially those interested in seeing where this genre is going.
20149 M/M Romance — 17128 members — last activity 0 minutes ago
Our moderators will start posting prompt letters on February 28, at 12:00 PM Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)(GMT +11 hours). That's Sydney, Au ...more
132 Guilty Pleasures — 583 members — last activity Feb 28, 2015 12:36AM
Forum for discussing/recommending queer texts, open to the idea that the definition of "queer" is still in process. Interests in all genres, fiction a ...more
3579 Gay fiction/non-fiction — 863 members — last activity Feb 26, 2015 04:59AM
A group for sharing thoughts on favorite books involving gay life, themes or issues. (To see all discussions, click on "all" to the right of discussion ...more
60917 MY GAY BOOK CLUB! — 94 members — last activity Mar 18, 2014 10:17AM
This book club is for those of us that like a light gay read without the pretension of a “book club.” I always found that whenever I joined a book clu ...more
More of Ken’s groups…



Comments (showing 1-2)    post a comment »
dateUp_arrow    newest »

message 2: by Ken

Ken O'Neill Alec ☼ wrote: "Thanks for the connection (and compliment), Ken."

my pleasure.


message 1: by Alec

Alec Thanks for the connection (and compliment), Ken.


back to top