I’m really missing all my friends at the Golden Crown Literary Society. This time of year, I’d usually be at their Annual Literary Conference. With the concerns about coronavirus, the in-person conference was cancelled and moved to a modified virtual one.
Today, was the awarding of the Goldies – awards given for excellence in lesbian literature.
Check out this list for this year’s finalists. Here are the 2020 winners:
Carmen Maria Machado for ‘In the Dream House’
Romantic Blend –
Contemporary Romance Short
Jessica Jacobs ‘Take Me With You, Wherever You’re Going’
Contemporary Romance Mid-Length
Brenda Murphy for ‘Double Six’
Nan Higgins for ‘London Undone’
Elena Graf for ‘Acts of Contrition’
Contemporary Romance Long
Science Fiction and Fantasy
Ann Bannon Popular Choice Award
Cheryl A. Head for ‘Judge Me When I’m Wrong’
Tee Corinne Award for Outstanding Cover Design
Judith Fellows for the cover of ‘Alone’
The Lee Lynch Classic Award
Barbara Wilson Sjoholm for her mystery/crime books, short stories and general fiction novels.
The GCLS Board of Director’s Award goes to Carleen Spry
Congratulations to all the winners and finalists!