99¢ BOOK BLAST – Love’s Magic (Revolutionary Heart 1) by Janice Jarrell – #Excerpt

Love’s Magic by Janice Jarrell 99c BOOK BLAST Series: Revolutionary Heart Series (Book#1) Publisher: Self-Published Genre/s: Contemporary Gay Romance Length: Novel / 82,406 words / 196 pages Add on Goodreads Blurb Professor Nate Reese rushes to protect a female student and is severely injured at the hands of her assailant. Traumatized by the attack, Nate sets his feet on a no-holds-barred path of activism designed to force university officials into …

Treadmill Week 90 & What I #amreading

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 …

NOW ON #KindleUnlimited – Drifting Sands by C.J. Baty

Drifting Sands by C.J. Baty Series: The Warfield Hotel Mysteries (Book#1) Length: Novel / 211 Pages Age Difference, May/September, Contemporary, Mystery, Action, Suspense, Coming Out, Hurt/Comfort, Family Issues Add to Goodreads Blurb As he approaches his fortieth birthday, Justin Warfield feels alone, drifting like the sand that blows along the beach near his family’s hotel. He has done exactly as his father wanted. Married the right girl and carried on the …

IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Crossroads (Revving It Up 3) by W.S. Long – #Excerpt #NewRelease

Crossroads by W. S. Long Series: Revving It Up (book 3) Genre: Gay Erotic Romance Length: Novella / 23,280 words ISBN: 9781634867160 ASIN: B07FP41BJ6 Add to Goodreads Blurb Caleb and his husband Sebastian are at a crucial crossroads in their lives. New York City has put challenges and opportunities in their path, and without race car driving in his future, Caleb worries about the future and money. At the same time, Sebastian presses …

#RainbowSnippets 18-August-2018 – The Choice

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! I’m snipping …

IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Torn by Mia Kerick – #GuestPost #Q&A #Giveaway

Torn by Mia Kerick Publication date: August 7th 2018 Genres: LGBTQ+, Romance, Young Adult Add to Goodreads About the Story Vinny Bucci and Tommy Stecker are almost cousins—their mothers call themselves “sisters of the heart,” so that sort of makes them cousins, doesn’t it? Since childhood, they’ve shared holidays and Sunday services and their passion for soccer. But now they’re eighteen, high school seniors, and what has always been devoted …

GUEST POST – Summer Fair – Charity Anthology – #Excerpt #Giveaway

There’s a new queer romance anthology out that benefits RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) – Summer Fair. Please join me in celebrating the upcoming release of Summer Fair. One of the authors, R.L. Merrill, has stopped by today to tell us about how music inspires her writing! Summer Fair – A Charity Anthology by Various Authors Authors: Harley Easton, Annabeth Leong, Gregory L. Norris, R.L. Merrill, CM Peters, …

RELEASE BLITZ – In the Shadows (Social Sinners 2) by TL Travis

In the Shadows by TL Travis Series: Social Sinners (Book #2) Length: Novel / 202 pages Blurb For Ricky “Stoli” Branson, the stars were on his side. Social Sinners was headlining their first sold out US tour. Radio stations across the states were playing their songs, and he’d won the heart of the man he loved. Everything was going great, or so he foolishly believed… When an accident has them burying …

BOOK BLAST – A Thread in Time (The Chronicles of Darius 14) by Jess Thomas – #Excerpt

A Thread in Time by Jess Thomas Series: The Chronicles of Darius #14 Publisher: Self-Published Cover Artist: Jess Thomas Genre/s: LGBT, Fantasy, Science-Fiction, Romance Length: Novel / 86,456 words / 472 pages Release Date: July 8, 2018 Add on Goodreads Blurb Trend is finally back with his clan and the man he loves, and the clan has grown into something that even the Jewel couldn’t imagine. He has a family …

RELEASE BLITZ – Reckless Behavior by JJ Harper – #Excerpt

Reckless Behavior by JJ Harper A brand-new standalone from JJ Harper Release Date: August 16, 2016 Length: Novel / 257 pages Cover Artist: JC Clarke / The Graphics Shed About the Story Framed and imprisoned at eighteen, six years later Santiago “Santo” Valentine is not the frightened teen he once was. Taught by Master Salvatore Moretti, and with walking papers in hand, Santo is determined to turn the family name …

#WiPWednesday – Of Rats and Cats #Snippet #Excerpt

The story is written and contracted, but I think I can still technically call it a work-in-progress since it hasn’t gone through the editing process at my publisher’s yet. Although tweaked many times by me, the story has yet to be given its final polish with all the extraneous words I missed ruthlessly tightened out. My short story (5,833 words at the mo’), Of Rats and Cats will be published by …

EXCLUSIVE #EXCERPT – Euphoria by Jayne Lockwood

Jayne Lockwood has a new queer sci fi book out. Please join me in welcoming Jayne to my blog. She’s graciously sharing an exclusive excerpt with us here today! Euphoria by Jayne Lockwood Publisher: DSP Publications Release Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-64080-776-1 ASN: B07D3TYGBH Price: $6.76 Length: Novel / 96,000 words Cover Artist: Emmy Ellis at studioenp.com Genres: sci fi, romance, fantasy, dystopia Keywords/Categories: non-binary, tentacles, gay, MPREG, …

RELEASE BLITZ – Sky Full of Mysteries by Rick R. Reed – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Sky Full of Mysteries by Rick R. Reed Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Cover Design: Reese Dante Length: Novel / 76,456 words Blurb What if your first love was abducted and presumed dead—but returned twenty years later? That’s the dilemma Cole Weston faces. Now happily married to Tommy D’Amico, he’s suddenly thrown into a surreal world when his first love, Rory Schneidmiller, unexpectedly reappears. Where has Rory been all this time? What happened …

RELEASE BLITZ – Boyfriend or Bust by Claire Castle – #Giveaway

Boyfriend or Bust by Claire Castle Length: Novel / 73,000 words approx. Cover Design: Cate Ashwood Designs Blurb When Carson Turner’s ex-boyfriend unexpectedly invites him to his destination wedding and presumes he’ll be there alone, Carson panics and invents a fake boyfriend to accompany him. That’s what happens when your greatest flaw seems to be to talk first and think later. How can Sam Bixton say no to his little …

RELEASE BLITZ – Bitten by Her by Annabelle Jacobs – #Giveaway

Bitten by Her by Annabelle Jacobs Series: Regent’s Park Pack (Book #5) Length: Novel / 43,000 words approx. Cover Design: Natasha Snow Blurb Brought together by fate, torn apart by family. Rachel Tregarrak, Penwith pack beta and daughter of the alpha, has always called the rugged Cornish coast her home. With its beautiful landscapes, bracing sea air, and vast spaces to run, she can’t imagine living anywhere else. After years of …