Academy Author Index
Last Updated: 7/25/2016
2005 Hall of Fame
Story - Seasons Series
2007 Hall of Fame
Gail Kent was the new RCMP officer in the small northern town of Beyond. Arriving with high hopes she soon discovered that Beyond was going to be a learning curve. Fortunately, Kate, the nurse practitioner in town, was there to kiss everything better.
Come Here My Lover [Academy Valentine 2008]
Dark Matter Corps
Captain Anna Cyborn is not like other humans. She is one of the few A58 Clone-Cyborgs amd that meant she had to fight hard to be accepted. A whole new space exploration division had been created just for her, The Dark Matter Corps. Anna was determined to prove herself, her ship and her crew had the right stuff but she hadn't counted on her reaction to Cadet Jill Fairfax.
Commodore Anna Cyborn's first mission had been a great success, making a name for the young Dark Matter Corps. Can Anna's skills and luck hold on their second mission as the DMC faces a massive, unfeeling enemy? On this mission Anna and Jill's relationship deepens only to be challenged by death itself.
A dangerous and top secret mission will take Anna and her crew to the very edge of the universe to face an experience that will change their lives. Anna and Jill struggle to establish a new working arrangement as their relationship has taken some startling and unexpected turns.
This is a series of four science fiction stories. Captain Anne Cyborn is not like other humans. She is one of the few A58 Clone-Cyborgs and that meant she had to fight harder to be accepted. Proud to be finally given her own command of a space exploration vessel with the International Space Command, she is devastated to find that wasn't going to be exactly the case. In order to keep her from wearing the uniform of an ISC officer, a whole new space exploration division had been created just for her, The Dark Matter Corps. Anna was not going to give up. She was determined her little ship and crew of misfits had the right stuff. She had great plans but they hadn't included falling in love with Cadet Jill Fairfax.
This is something rather different for the Academy. J.R.R. Tolkien supposedly lamented that although Britain had an amazingly rich literary tradition, it lacked any root mythology. That thought helped inspired the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. It occurred to me that the lesbian community needed an origin mythology too. So here is a possible one. Please feel free to modify it to your own national background and/or add to it.
Iron Rose Bleeding
A spunky archivist is drawn into the activities of a mysterious organization that records and sells knowledge. Courtney is drawn into a web of deception by her attraction to the beautiful and powerful Tyler Alexander Punga -Tap- she soon finds herself caught up in exploding events that will change her life and that of the world forever. Partly futuristic, partly mystery, and all romance, this story takes you on an exciting and thought provoking ride.
Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12 Part 13
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Letters on a Tabloid Marriage
Dr. Bentley Miller was a conservative, reserved professor of art history until she chanced to met Rachel de Beers on a nude beach in France. In a series of letters to her father, she tries to explain how her life had been turned upside down and why the Tabloids were photographing her nude and how she'd accidentally got engaged.
The Perfect Moment [Academy Valentine 2003]
Alexandria has gone all out in preparing the perfect setting and dinner for her girlfriend Emily on Valentine's Day. Fate seems to have other ideas and plenty of frustration for Alexandria.
A hot Texas summer and the lust for more than gold bring two unlikely women together in a search for lost treasure. Could the peaceful rice farm of Mary-Lou Marenette actually be the burying place of the famous pirate Jean Lafitte's lost treasure? Jay Regaud means to find out and no one is going to stand in her way.
Erin knew the largest tsunami in recorded history was going to happen any day. How could she make people understand that danger? Disasters change everyone's lives. Some pick themselves up and make the most of the opportunity. Some give up. And others use the chaos to live out the evil within the belly of the beast. For Erin it was simple. Find the woman she loved before it was too late. Before everything was Swept Away.
"I'm a degenerate, sneaky, old coot and proud of it," Jackie Cunningham proudly proclaims. With outrageous honesty and an unorthodox approach to life, Jackie embarks on a last important assignment--giving her favorite niece the opportunity to engage in her own oceanographic research. While preparing for her niece's future, Jackie takes a final journey through her own memories as a child in WWII England, growing up in post-war Canada, as a journalist covering the most monumental events of the twentieth century and most of all as a lover. "Like everyone, I have endured my storms and shipwrecks yet over all life has been one wonderful adventure."
Valentine Promise [Academy Valentine 2014]
Valentine Sliders [Academy Valentines 2012]
Come explore the mysteries and wild world of the AmazonBasin through the eyes of a young female doctor and her beautiful and dangerous guide.
Travel in an ancient, exotic land and discover the roots of a mystery and an eternal love.
Explore the last frontier with two feisty women bounded bylove and divided by their past.
Journey to the temples of the pharoahs and the Valleyof the Kings as two women find love is stronger than hate.
Hike to Mache Pachu and study the ways of the ancient Inca as two women learn to trust love again and help end an ancient rift.
Tour the south of England as six brave women must faceand fight an ancient evil.
Easter Island Mystery [Incomplete]
A spin off short story from the Encounter Series
Cultures and worldviews collide against a background breathtakingly beautiful.
A story of an ancient, proud land and two women on a journey to love.
Two strong-minded and adventurous women struggle to rekindle a lost love against the majestic background of wild Africa. Can these two find the spark to set their hearts on fire or will the dangerous politics and social pressures of today's Africa tear them apart once again?
Murder Mystery Series
Planes don't fall from the sky but this one did. Dr. Aliki Pateas comes home after a long time to find herself caught up in an unsolved mystery and meets two females that will change her life.
There is nothing funny about the serial killer that is terrorizing the Toronto area. Dr. Aliki Pateas is under pressure to identify the Fire Clown before he strikes again. Will the Fire Clown's next victims be those that Aliki loves the most?
Dr. Aliki Pateas and Dawn are invited to Aliki's half sister's wedding but the uninvited guest turns out to be a skeleton!
The finding of a strange alter where ducks had been sacrificedleads Dr. Aliki Pateas on a hunt for a killer. Trouble brews when Aliki's love ones do their own investigating.
A mummy conference in Chile becomes the background for the hilarious unwrapping of a murder mystery.
The next story in the 'Murder' series...
Robbie Williams was rich, famous, and powerful. She thought she was in complete control until she met Janet and her daughter Reb. Suddenly, Robbie's world was way out of control!
Janet and Robbie's fall romance had sent sparks flying. Then Ryan arrived on the scene. Could they now face the strains and problems in their lives and stay together?
Janet Williams thought her relationship with Robbie was made in heaven until she discovered that Robbie had a hidden past. Can their relationship survive when it had been built on a foundation of secrets?
Robbie and Janet had felt that they had come through a year of hell stronger and more in love. They didn't think anything else could go wrong. Then they found themselves facing their worst nightmare.
An epilogue to the series.
Here is something very different. Wine, Women and Good Food allows little glimpses into the life of Robbie and Janet Williams from the well loved Seasons Series. It also takes you on a tour of beautiful Canada and tasty foods that are meant for love.
Short Story Series
A street kid is touched by the courage and faith of another.
An ice cold background and a red hot love collide.
Out of tragedy grows a new strength.
Sequel to The Christmas Tree