Lesbian Lounge

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Aug 26th, 2020 by mylesbianradio at 3:50 am

Welcome to episode 63 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews US author Melissa Lenhardt. A lifelong Texan, Melissa writes women’s fiction, mystery, and historical fiction. She’s just released “The Secret Of You And Me”, her first foray into lesbian romance - and also the first lesbian romance published by Mills & Boon. Melissa talks about her writing career, how she came to write her first queer romance, and how she hopes it’s the first of many taken on by her publisher. Also, she has a way-cool southern accent which Clare neglected to tell her!

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK, which this month is terribly literary with authors like Emma Donoghue, Sophie Ward and Bernardine Evaristo. If you’d like a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-youand sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Jul 20th, 2020 by mylesbianradio at 6:14 am

Welcome to episode 62 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews eight lesbian fiction authors and asks them how their 2020 is going in this Half-Year Summer Round-Up show. The eight authors are: Eliza Lentzski, Clare Ashton, Cheyenne Blue, Giselle Fox, Jae, Wendy Hudson, KJ & Lise Gold. She quizes on them on what they’ve learned, what they’ve written, the plans for the rest of the year, where they’d love to be and their future hopes. Expect high-brow answers, lofty goals and humour peppered throughout.

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She also outlines how she’s changed her publishing goals for the year, shifting her next London Romance book to January 2020. If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Feb 1st, 2020 by mylesbianradio at 6:02 am

Welcome to episode 57 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews US author Max Ellendale. Max’s book “Hart & Stocker” blew up the lesfic charts last year, but she’s no overnight success, having been writing since she was 12, and publishing since 2014 – her other key book being “Rabbit”. Max writes across a few genres, but says: “I love the darkness. Writing crime and serial killers is my jam. But I also love tangling crime thrillers with romantic undertones.” Find her at: www.maxellendale.com

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She talks about what she’s been up to, including working on her next book, Before You Say I Do, due out in March. Clare is also currently writing her Christmas book for 2020, and bursting into a chorus of White Christmas with alarming regularity. If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Dec 20th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 9:53 am

Welcome to episode 56 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she rounds up the final chart of the year for lesfic on Amazon UK & US, and gives you a run down of how her year’s gone. The answer: her best year yet! She’s currently finishing off a first draft of her first book due in 2020, and Clare also lays out her publishing plans for the year ahead.

She then poses a few questions to a seven lesbian fiction authors: Jae, Clare Ashton, Melissa Tereze, Lise Gold, Jen Silver, Jody Klaire and SR Silcox answer the following. First, favourite lesfic of the year. Second, favourite festive lesfic ever. Third, what they’re hoping for from Santa. Fourth, what they like to eat & drink at Christmas. Finally, their publishing plans for 2020.

If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club! Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and see you here in 2020!

Oct 23rd, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 7:42 am

Welcome to episode 54 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews UK author Jenn Matthews. Jenn is famed for her crochet skills, as well being the author of two books to date: “Hooked On You” and “The Words Shimmer.” Jenn talks about writing fanfic, especially Berena from Holby City, and how her novels explore life’s ‘invisible people’, who she hopes to shine a light on with her fiction. Her first two books included crochet and dyslexia. Her upcoming novels focus on mental health, pregnancy and addiction. Jenn lives in England’s South West with her wife, dog and cat.  

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She talks about what she’s been up to, including launching Made In London, book six in the London Romance Series; launching the audiobook of You’re My Kind; and commissioning audiobooks for A Taste of Love and Made In London. She’s gone audiobook crazy. If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club.

Aug 14th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 7:30 am

Welcome to episode 53 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews US author Monica McCallan. Her latest book, “Good Spin”, is a mash-up of friends to lovers and the fake girlfriend trope. And who doesn’t love those? Monica has been writing and publishing for two years and her other novels include “Back To The Start”, “Better Than A Dream” and “Sweat Equity”. She talks about working at her craft, juggling a full-time job, listening to readers and how much she loves craft beer.

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She talks about what she’s been up to, including launching A Taste Of Love, book two in The Village Romance Series; and commissioning the audio for You’re My Kind. If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Jun 30th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 11:06 am

Welcome to episode 52 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews US author Denise Warner, who also happens to be the brains behind The Lesbian Lounge and MyLesbianRadio! They chat about Denise’s new books “The Player” and “The Player 2”, and Denise tells Clare what it’s been like finally getting her book out into the world and becoming a published author. They talk writing what you know, how to harness finishing energy, writing the next book and the power of taking a chance and putting yourself out there.

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She runs down the winners of the Lambda Literary awards, then talks about what she’s been up to, including getting her next lesbian romance “A Taste Of Love” almost to the finish line. Launch date is July 24th. Whoop! If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Clare will be appearing at Happy Valley Pride in Hebden Bridge on July 27th. Tickets are available at www.happyvalleypride.com

May 17th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 4:02 pm

Welcome to episode 51 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she US author Aurora Rey. Aurora’s latest novel is a farm-to-table romance, “Recipe For Love”. It’s perfect if you love a side order of food porn with your romance. Aurora’s other novels include “Built To Last” and the Cape End series, and she describes herself as a writer, femme and hopeless romantic. She talks food, the secret to writing a good sex scene, and how we need to do better with diversity in lesfic.

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK, as well as chatting about the upcoming lesfic awards season. She talks about what she’s been up to, including releasing the audiobook of “London, Actually”, book five in the London Romance series. She’s also working on her upcoming village romance, set in the Cotswolds.  If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Clare will be appearing at Happy Valley Pride in Hebden Bridge on July 27th.

Apr 12th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 2:08 am

Welcome to episode 50 of the Lesbian Book Club with Clare Lydon as she interviews UK author Anna Larner. They chat about Anna’s brand-new book “Love’s Portrait”, as well as her debut, the well received “Highland Fling”. Anna’s debut was a finalist in the GCLS awards, as well as being recommended as a Top Ten Summer Read by AfterEllen. She talks about the craft of writing, the importance of never giving up and why Leicester is the perfect canvas for her stories.

Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK. She talks about what she’s been up to, including releasing “You’re My Kind”, her latest lesbian romance, and writing book six in the London series, out later this year. If you’d like to get a free lesbian romance from Clare, head to www.clarelydon.co.uk/it-had-to-be-you and sign up for her VIP Readers’ Club!

Clare will be appearing at Happy Valley Pride in Hebden Bridge on July 27th.

Apr 11th, 2019 by mylesbianradio at 1:52 pm

It's the grand finale of this quirky, funny British mystery comedy series!

The Case of Clive wraps up this series of nutty, goofy, crime "drama" and we at MyLesbianRadio are proud of the work that Katie M. Hall and Sally McFerran have put into this delightful little audio nugget!

 

 

Inspector Detective On Chan Tay episode 5: The Case of The Purloined Family Jewels. What happens when your family jewels unexpectedly disappear? Why you call the intrepid On Chan Tay of course… can On Chan Tay use their special powers to determine where the missing jewels are and who dunnit, in the penultimate episode of this most surreal absurdity! Hang in there for the finale on April 11. 

Written, performed and produced by Sally McFerran and Katie Margaret Hall.

Inspector Detective On Chan Tay Episode 4: The Mysterious Disappearance of Mr Fluffy. This week there’s a kidnapping, involving lilies of the valley. Can the Inspector Detective use the 'ol special 'On Chan Tay skills' to sniff out the truth? This most absurd comedy is written, performed and produced by Sally McFerran and Katie Margaret Hall.

 

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