Kissed By Venus http://kissedbyvenus.ca Flirting with words... Fri, 13 Feb 2009 17:18:56 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Friday Fiction Hi Everyone, It's that time of the week again, Friday, and once more we have a brand new piece of fiction to share with you! EPIPHANY is a contemporary story of relationships that has writer, Jean Roberta writing about the love-lives and angst of two couples meeting for dinner, discovering more than ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=831 Epiphany We should go to The Cave. Their steak and lobster is really good, and the atmosphere doesn't drown out the food, d'you know what I mean?" Wendy beams good will in all directions as she gives us her thinly-veiled command. Her enthusiasm carries us forward as though we were really ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=818 An Ungodly Child Title: AN UNGODLY CHILD Author: Rachel Green Publisher: DA Diamonds, an imprint of Discovered Authors, 2008 ISBN: 978-1905108640 Rated: 4 Stars Cat: Supernatural NOTE: Whilst this book is written by a lesbian the book itself does not contain any lesbian material. As an unpublished manuscript, this novel won a regional prize in the Undiscovered Authors competition ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=808 Peanut Parfait WHEN I WAS TEN my dad took me to one of those neighborhood ice cream shacks only open during the summer months in Wisconsin. I devoured a peanut parfait followed by a stomachache. I remember Dad saying, “You look too damn much like me.” He didn’t even get mad at me ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=776 February’s Editorial While I do want to say a big thank you to all those writers who do continue to submit their work to Kissed By Venus in the hope of making the grade, I also want to remind you, there are some of you sending in your work who are jumping ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=799 Behind the Scenes XENA — FIN, Part II EXTERIOR : DAY Rob: "Ok, Renee. The setup for this scene is as follows. Xena's over there half dead and she needs you to get the water from this fountain to give to her so she can defeat the swamp monster, ok?" Renee: "Sure, Rob. No problem." Clapboard ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=758 Cynthia Rodriguez, Interviewed The ever-creative artist Cynthia Rodriguez takes time out to talk to us about her creative processes, from the PENNSYLVANIA side of life. By Alexandra Wolfe Cynthia Rodriguez is a mixed media & performance artist and activist in Allentown, Pennsylvania who supports her art habit by working full time at a medical facility. ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=621 More new fiction! Hi Everyone - It's my delight to tell you about two more great pieces of fiction we published today, here on KBV! The first short story is by relative newcomer and science fiction writer, Tonya Moore. Her submission is both science fiction and supernatural, dealing with the complicated loves and lives ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=752 White Spiders I SAW THEM on the road ahead, a scattering of white neon. I stopped the car, leaving the headlights on in case another car happened upon me. Cold, icy drizzle fell from the sky, melting against my warm leather jacket as I got out of the car. They paused in ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=733 Sweet Belladonna CAPELLA: THE TINY planet languishing in the soft crimson glow of her dying star had been a late bloomer, coaxed into habitability by human colonists only a few centuries earlier. The tiny body was nestled among a dusty smattering of moons and asteroids that awkwardly wobbled along the outer edges ... http://kissedbyvenus.ca/?p=674