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'Nathan Burgoine

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'Nathan Burgoine grew up a reader and studied literature in university while making a living as a bookseller. His first published short story was "Heart" in the collection Fool for Love: New Gay Fiction. Since then, he has had dozens of short stories published, including in This is How You Die (the second Machine of Death anthology), and has released his first collection, Of Echoes Born (Bold Strokes Books).

His first novel, Light, was a finalist for both the Lambda Literary Award for LGBT SF/Fantasy/Horror, and the BOTYA 2013 Gay & Lesbian (Adult Fiction) ForeWord award. His second and third novels, Triad Blood and Triad Soul, are also available from from Bold Strokes Books.

He also writes novellas. "In Memoriam," was included in the collec
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Exit Plans for Teenage Freaks

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In Memoriam

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Short Stories 366:184 — “The Blood is the Life,” by Jess Faraday

[image error]When we last left Simon Pearce, our hero the gay constable in the late 1800’s, he’d gone back to London, leaving an amazing opportunity—well, two of them, really—behind, thanks to his own temper and jealous nature. I’m not going to lie, I gave Shadow of Justice a good long glare for a moment, as I was enjoying Simon’s journey to potentially allowing himself some happiness, but I trust

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“After all, if God had wanted men to fuck other men, he'd have given them dicks and shoved a G-spot up their assholes!”
Nathan Burgoine, Light

“The more words you use, the more untruths sneak in.”
Nathan Burgoine, Triad Blood

“My bond with Luc and Anders is holy," I said. "It's just, y'know, holy in a gay threesome sort of way.”
Nathan Burgoine, Erotica Exotica: Tales of Sex, Magic, and the Supernatural

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“My bond with Luc and Anders is holy," I said. "It's just, y'know, holy in a gay threesome sort of way.”
Nathan Burgoine, Erotica Exotica: Tales of Sex, Magic, and the Supernatural

“The more words you use, the more untruths sneak in.”
Nathan Burgoine, Triad Blood

“It didn’t feel right to die in summer. Autumn maybe. Or winter. Winter was for dying. Death shouldn’t have a UV rating.”
Nathan Burgoine, In Memoriam

“Look, I've been doing this a long time. If I'm honest with you, then yes. The Families could have done both. The car thing is absolutely their style, like you said."

Luc frowned. "But you don't think they did it."

David shook his head. "No. Because you're alive. The Families wouldn't screw up twice." He left, closing the door behind him.

"If that was supposed to make me feel better," Curtis said, "it needed way more puppies. Or something from the chocolate family.”
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“For every evil under the sun,
There is a remedy, or there is none.
If there be one, try and find it;
If there be none, never mind it.”
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