Best Lesbian Erotica Volume 5 is a Lammy Finalist!

Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year Volume 5 is a finalist for a 2021 Lambda Literary Award!

I’m so thrilled! much credit of course goes to the incredible writers whose work fills this book:

  • Heart
  • Mx. Nillin Lore
  • Giselle Renarde
  • Nicole Field
  • Anita Cassidy
  • Amanda N
  • Michelle Osgood
  • June Amelia Rose
  • Tobi Hill-Meyer
  • Rain DeGrey
  • Mary Burns
  • Kiki DeLovely
  • Kathleen Lamothe
  • K.J. Drake
  • GB Lindsey
  • Amy Butcher
  • (and me, I have a story in there too)

I really love this anthology of sexy queer kinky dirty heart-full writing, and I’m so thrilled that other people like it too!

The finalists for LGBTQ Erotica is an amazing lineup, and I’m looking forward to reading every one of them:

If you want to attend the Lammy awards, they are online June 1 and tickets are free / by donation.

Here’s the full list of 2021 finalists. Certainly you’ll find a new favorite book in this incredible list!

Published by Sinclair Sexsmith

Sinclair Sexsmith (they/them) is "the best-known butch erotica writer whose kinky, groundbreaking stories have turned on countless queers" (AfterEllen), who "is in all the books, wins all the awards, speaks at all the panels and readings, knows all the stuff, and writes for all the places" (Autostraddle). ​Their short story collection, Sweet & Rough: Queer Kink Erotica, was a 2016 finalist for a Lambda Literary Award, and they are the current editor of the Best Lesbian Erotica series. They identify as a white non-binary butch dominant, a survivor, and an introvert, and they live outside Seattle as an uninvited settler on traditional, ancestral, & unceded Snoqualmie land.

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