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All 'Ships May Sail by Maia Strong
Lori is new in town and looking to make friends, and maybe more. Hoping to meet people who share her interest in cosplay, she attends a local sci-fi/fantasy convention. Kara is a cosplayer who enjoys moderating costuming panels and hooking up for a con-weekend fling with a sexy fellow geek girl. They connect in their fandoms and in bed, but do the two share enough chemistry to take their relationship into real life?
They strolled through the corridors of artwork, but Kara noticed very
little of it. She was far more interested in her companion than in the
semi-pornographic fairy paintings that seemed to be the focus of the
current section they were in.
Lori stopped in front of a particularly evocative image. “Oh
my. That’s...bendy.” She tipped her head to one side, leaning almost
Kara examined the picture in question. “Yeah it is.” She turned
her head the opposite direction. It was like the artist had channeled
Wendy Pini’s art and applied it to the Kama Sutra. “Is that physically
“Maybe if one actually had wings? I think we’d have to try it to find out for sure.”
What had she done? Lori scrambled to find other words. Correct her faux pas and quickly. “I mean, not we, per se. I meant, one. You know. Generic. I mean-- Unless you wanted-- We could-- Shit. Sorry. I’ll stop talking.”
To her astonishment, Kara laughed. “Let me help with that.”
Suddenly Kara’s lips were on hers in a kiss that swiftly grew
more passionate than was strictly appropriate for the public setting.
Lori brought her hands up to Kara’s shoulders and pushed her
off. Not far. She didn’t want to be misunderstood. She just wanted not
to be caught snogging next to a bunch of erotic fairy art. Just in time,
too, as a trio of tweens in steampunky Girl Genius outfits
came around the corner at that moment. The three girls stopped in front
of the display and immediately began to point at the artwork, giggling
“Sorry, I couldn’t resist,” said Kara in a low voice, and Lori
couldn’t help noticing the flush in her cheeks and desire in her eyes.
She pulled Kara around the next corner and then another. “It’s all
right. I’m glad you did it. I just think...we should maybe find a
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