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Nicole/Maeve - a lesbian domestic violence storyline

OK, this is really pleasing to see, an actual lesbian domestic violence storyline, worked around Nicole and Maeve's deepening relationship.

And oh dear, it's been a while since I did a recap, which means there's about 18 episodes to recap. Can I blame the global pandemic?



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Every Speculative Fiction Book I Read This Year Featuring Queer Women, A List



There came a point a few years ago, after years of watching every brief bisexual-for-sweeps and subtext laden female friendship on TV, that there was suddenly so many queer women on TV shows that I couldn’t actually keep up with it all*. It seems 2019 was that point for lesbians in scifi books. It’s a wonderful problem to have.

And I’m not the only one who noticed this was a banner year for f/f specfic as witnessed by this article Why are there so many new books about time-travelling lesbians? There’s even books in there that I haven’t gotten to yet.

To top it off, they didn’t all end up dead, crazy, evil, pregnant or married to a man, in fact hardly any of these stories went those ways. It’s a miracle.

So here, in no particular order, is all the science fiction and fantasy about queer women that I read in 2019. Almost all were published this year, a few were from 2018:
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