Leigh M. Lorien

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Leigh is a queer author writing queer characters. Her true genre loves are urban fantasy and science fiction. Her mission is to make a difference in the world, no matter how small, through writing the most diverse and realistic casts of characters she can. Themes you can expect throughout her works are: music/musicians, nerdy characters, animal lovers, plant lovers, mental illness, and sarcasm.

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Leigh M. Lorien Take a break. Go for a walk, watch a movie, read a book, talk through my ideas with a friend.
Leigh M. Lorien EVERYTHING inspires me. Casual conversations lead to more plot bunnies than you would ever believe. I get plot bunnies from doing yard work (really…moreEVERYTHING inspires me. Casual conversations lead to more plot bunnies than you would ever believe. I get plot bunnies from doing yard work (really need to write that sexy gardener romance soon...). Ideas come from song lyrics, characters in movies, passing thoughts, snippets of overheard conversations. Inspiration isn't really what drives me to write, though. It's nice to be "inspired" because it's kind of a fun, magical feeling, but I write whether I'm inspired or not.(less)
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Hey everyone! Exciting news! I have two new signed contracts: one for a paranormal short story with JMS Books, due to come out in October ("The Haunting of Killian McKay"), and another for a novel with NineStar Press, coming out sometime next year ("Through the Tears").

I set a goal at the beginning of this year to release one short story and one novel this year--though the NSP one won't come o... Read more of this blog post »
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I'd recommend this book to anyone who likes a bit of rough kink and trope-subverting. This is one of those rare books where the smaller, younger man is the dominant one, and the big, tattooed, aggressive guy is the one getting tied up and ordered aro ...more
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