romance bookstore day at Love's Sweet Arrow

Bookstore Romance Day Panel at Love’s Sweet Arrow

I’m moderating an awesome panel of romance authors at Love’s Sweet Arrow for Bookstore Romance Day! It all takes place on their YouTube page on Saturday, August 15th at 4pm ET/ 3pm CT. Celebrating with us are these talented authors: Sonali Dev, author of Recipe for Persuasion Alyssa Cole, author of Prince on Paper Jennifer […]

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6 Smoking Hot Interracial Romances You Should to Read

This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase after clicking the links, I will receive a small commission at no cost to you. On June 12, 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down laws that banned interracial marriage. As a Vietnamese American married to a Black man, I thank Richard and Mildred Loving […]

Pho for Two erotic short

Free Short Story: Phở for Two

It’s cold outside, so warm up with my smoking hot erotic short Phở for Two. This short was my debut into erotic fiction and won Hyphen Magazine’s Erotic Writing Contest.  Warning: you’ll be hungry after you read it! Phở for Two by Thien-Kim Lam The cold hard metal chair would not stay warm, no matter […]

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Why You Should Read More Romances Written by #OwnVoices

Why You Should Read More Romances Written by #OwnVoices As a Vietnamese American writer, I actively seek out books from diverse writers. Like many romance readers, I discovered these love stories as a teen (maybe even earlier). I stopped reading them as adults because I got tired of reading only white people’s love stories. When […]