Ok, this is cool. Someone — who just joined After Ellen a couple of days ago and was a Tiptree judge (so we could probably work out who, but where’s the fun in that? —has a list of The Top 11 Lesbian/Bi Moments in Sci Fi and Fantasy and after Xena, Buffy, and so on, the top one is
1. Zanja Awakens Karis — Fire Logic (2002)
Who hasn’t felt the earth move in that first explosive skin-to-skin meeting with a lover? For Zanja and Karis in Laurie J. Marks’ Fire Logic, the earth not only moves, it actually begins to heal, and I’m not talking about metaphor here. That’s why this scene tops my list of the best lesbian/bi moments in science fiction and fantasy.