Treadmill Week 99 & What I #amreading – Dark (Expedition 63 Book 2) by T.A. Creech

Treadmill Goals/Tracking Get on the treadmill (or equivalent exercise) daily Pace is fine at 30 min/mile, although I may up it on occasion Time range between 30 minutes and 1 hour per day Distance 1-2 miles per day Read the chosen book, which I won’t allow myself to read outside of my treadmill time, hopefully motivating me to reach or exceed the above goals (exception…at the end of the week …

#RainbowSnippets 20-October-2018 – Of Rats and Cats

I’ve joined the Rainbow Snippets group on Facebook. From their description: “Rainbow Snippets is a group for LGBTQ+ authors, readers, and bloggers to gather once a week to share six sentences from a work of fiction–a WIP or a finished work or even a 6-sentence book recommendation (no spoilers please!).” Pretty cool, eh? Don’t forget to “Like” my Facebook page and/or my Facebook profile while you’re over there checking out this fantastic group! This week …

BLOG TOUR – EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT – To Save His Prince, An Ice Dragon Tale by Hurri Cosmo – #Excerpt #Giveaway

To Save His Prince, An Ice Dragon Tale by Hurri Cosmo Series: Ice Dragon Tales #4 Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: 9/21/18 Heat Level: 4 – Lots of Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novel / 77,000 words Genre: Romance, Fantasy, hurt/comfort, Prince/servant, MPreg, Magic Add to Goodreads Go to purchase options Synopsis Emory is a humble kitchen servant intent on working hard so he can continue to earn his daily crust of …

RELEASE BLITZ – Gateway to Love by Sarah Hadley Brook – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Gateway to Love by Sarah Hadley Brook Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Length: Novella / 32,793 words Cover Design: Brooke Albrecht Go to purchase options Blurb Ten days to finally make the leap from friends to lovers…. Craig and Mitchell have been friends for years, but each of them reached a point where that camaraderie became… more. Mitchell’s kept his feelings close to his chest. So has Craig, but now that they’ve graduated …

BLOG TOUR – EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT – Shadow Voice (Blackwood Pack 5) by Mary Rundle – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Mary Rundle has a new MM paranormal mpreg book out: Shadow Voice. Please join me in welcoming Mary to my blog. She’s here today generously sharing an exclusive excerpt from her popular recent release, Shadow Voice. Shadow Voice by Mary Rundle Series: Blackwood Pack (book #5 – earlier books in the series should be read first) Publisher: Dragonheart, LLC Release Date: Friday, September 7, 2018 Length: Novel / 118,910 words Pairings/Genres/Tropes/Keywords/Categories: …

BLOG TOUR – CHARACTER INTERVIEW – Commitment Series Collection Books 1-3 by Karen Botha – #Excerpt

Please join me in welcoming author Karen Botha to my blog. Karen kindly brought along her character, Kyle Beaumont, to answer a few questions for us! Commitment Series Collection by Karen Botha Buckle Up – G-Force – Jump Start Publisher: Self-published Cover Artist: Jarmilla Takac Genre/s: Contemporary Gay Romance Release Date: October 18, 2018 Heat Rating: 4 flames Add on Goodreads Go to purchase options Blurb On the road of life, …

RELEASE BLITZ – Heat for Sale by Blake Moreno – #Giveaway

Heat for Sale by Blake Moreno Length: 192 pages Cover Design: Dar Albert @ Wicked Smart Design Go to purchase options Blurb Heat can be sold but love is earned. In a world where omegas sell their heats for profit, Adrien is a university student in need of funding. With no family to fall back on, he reluctantly allows the university’s matcher to offer his virgin heat for auction online. …

#WhateverWednesday – Fall Writing Tag

I thought this looked like a fun and interesting tag when I saw it over on Nell Iris’s blog so I’m swiping it. Nell discovered it on our mutual friend, Amy Tasukada’s YouTube channel, and it was originally posted by Alexandra Roselyn on her YouTube channel. The links go straight to their fall writing tag posts, so be sure to check out those, too! Crunching Leaves – The Perfect Sound. What …

RELEASE BLITZ – Boy Shattered by Eli Easton – #Giveaway

Boy Shattered by Eli Easton Length: Novel / 85,000 words approx. Cover Design: Tiferet Design Go to purchase options Blurb Brian You’ll make it out of here, Brian. I swear. I had everything—school quarterback, popular with girls, and my dad was proud of me. I told myself it didn’t matter no one knew the real me. And then I nearly died. Landon saved my life. He’s the bravest guy I know. He …

RELEASE BLITZ – Slide & Rare (Roads Series 1&2) by Garrett Leigh – #Giveaway #Sale

Slide & Rare by Garrett Leigh Cover Design: Black Jazz Design Go to purchase options Blurbs Slide Don’t look back. Don’t you ever look back… Shy tattoo artist Ash has a troubled past. Years of neglect, drug abuse, and life on the streets have taken their toll, and sometimes it seems the deep, unspoken bond with his lover is the only balm for wounds he doesn’t quite understand. Chicago paramedic …

RELEASE BLITZ – His to Save (Candy Cane Club 2) by Ari McKay – #Giveaway

His to Save by Ari McKay Series: Candy Cane Club (Book 2) Length: Novel / 60,000 words approx. Cover Design: Dianne @ Lyrical Lines Go to purchase options Blurb He’s the perfect sub — gorgeous, responsive, and yet aloof, and every Dom at the Candy Cane fantasizes about claiming the sub who calls himself Saiph. Nick Tierney sees through the facade of utter submission Saiph projects, and his instincts tell him Saiph …

RELEASE BLITZ – Faith (Graphene 2) by Archie Hellshire – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Faith by Archie Hellshire Series: Graphene, Book Two Publisher: NineStar Press, LLC Release Date: October 15, 2018 Heat Level: 1 – No Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novella / 30,100 words Genre: Contemporary, college, friends to lovers, scientist, athlete, political Add to Goodreads Go to purchase options Synopsis Tuck is switching dorms. He’s had enough of his roommate’s odd hours, strange behavior, and teasing from his football teammates, who think there’s …

RELEASE BLITZ – All the Dogs Are Dancing by J.M. Goguen – #Excerpt #Giveaway

All the Dogs Are Dancing by J.M. Goguen Publisher: NineStar Press, LLC Release Date: October 15, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Fade to Black Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: Novel / 85,600 words Genre: Paranormal, Romance, paranormal, gay, dystopian future, shifters, vampires, wolves, pack dynamic, AI Add to Goodreads Go to purchase options Synopsis Burner’s world revolved around three things: protecting the wolf pack of Maine, keeping an eye on his …

RELEASE BLITZ – Legacy Strain (Isolation 3) by Taylor Brooke – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Legacy Strain by Taylor Brooke Series: Isolation, Book Three Publisher: NineStar Press, LLC Release Date: October 15, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Fade to Black Sex Pairing: Male/Female, Male/Male, Female/Female Length: Novel / 61,100 words Genre: Science Fiction, New adult, sci-fi, romance, menage, polyamory, captivity, super-soldiers, dystopia, PTSD, trauma, medical experimentation Add to Goodreads Go to purchase options Synopsis War is on the horizon. After fleeing the white-walled labyrinth where …

RELEASE BLITZ – Fling (A Nothing Serious Novel) by Baylin Crow – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Fling by Baylin Crow A Nothing Serious Novel Length: 275 pages approx. Cover Design: Baylin Crow Go to purchase options Blurb Our time together has an expiration date. HAYDEN: I don’t remember a time when I didn’t love him. The only guy I’ve ever wanted sees me as nothing more than the kid next door and his younger sister’s best friend. But when Dean comes home after college graduation, things …

BOOK BLAST – Buckle Up by Karen Botha

Buckle Up by Karen Botha Series: Commitment Series, Book 1 Date Published: September 3, 2018 Genre:  Steamy M/M Romance Blurb Passion, lust and desire are the fuel that drives us. So, buckle up for the ride of your life. Elliott Judd is a superstar race car driver and hotter than hell. Men and women fall at his feet and he enjoys the easy pickings. No one has tamed this wild stallion, but …

Treadmill Week 98 & What I #amreading – Get the Guy Box Set by J.D. Walker

Treadmill Goals/Tracking Get on the treadmill (or equivalent exercise) daily Pace is fine at 30 min/mile, although I may up it on occasion Time range between 30 minutes and 1 hour per day Distance 1-2 miles per day Read the chosen book, which I won’t allow myself to read outside of my treadmill time, hopefully motivating me to reach or exceed the above goals (exception…at the end of the week …

RELEASE BLITZ – Orc Haven by Beryll and Osiris Brackhaus – #Excerpt

Orc Haven by Beryll and Osiris Brackhaus Publisher: Self-Published Release Date: October 13, 2018 Cover Artist: Anna Tiferet Sikorska | tiferetdesign.com Heat Rating: 1 flame out of 5 (A romantic relationship between the couple but no intimate scenes or sexual situations are described in the book. The book fades-to-black before any love scene.) Length: Novel / 73,000 words / 225 pages Genre/s: Fantasy FF Romance It is a standalone story. Add …

#RainbowSnippets 13-October-2018 – Of Rats and Cats

I’ve joined the Rainbow Snippets group on Facebook. From their description: “Rainbow Snippets is a group for LGBTQ+ authors, readers, and bloggers to gather once a week to share six sentences from a work of fiction–a WIP or a finished work or even a 6-sentence book recommendation (no spoilers please!).” Pretty cool, eh? Don’t forget to “Like” my Facebook page and/or my Facebook profile while you’re over there checking out this fantastic group! This week …

COVER REVEAL – EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT – The Art of Hero Worship by Mia Kerick – #Excerpt #Giveaway

The Art of Hero Worship by Mia Kerick Re-Release Date: October 29th 2018 Published by: Ninestar Press Genre: MM Contemporary Romance, LGBT, New Adult Blurb Saving the one who once saved me. College junior Liam Norcross is a hero. He willingly, even eagerly, risks his life to save a stranger as a murderous, deranged shooter moves methodically through the darkened theater on the Batcheldor College campus, randomly killing innocent men, …

RELEASE BLITZ – Love’s Trials (Revolutionary Heart 2) by Janice Jarrell – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Love’s Trials by Janice Jarrell Series: Revolutionary Heart, Book 2 Publisher: Janice Jarrell Release Date: October 12, 2018 Length: Novel / 78,333 words / 224 pages Genre/s: Contemporary Gay Romance Add on Goodreads Blurb After half a lifetime spent in short-term liaisons that allowed no intimacy, charismatic Irish police officer, Colin Campbell, found the love of his life. Dark-eyed, steady Joshua Abrams burned through Colin’s emotional barriers and taught him …