#ThrowbackThursday #TBT – A Snippet from an oldie: Photo Shoot

It seems that other than my Saturday “Rainbow Snippets” and my Sunday “what I’m reading on the treadmill” posts, I’ve veered off the track of including things pertinent to my myself or own writing in my blog posts. For now I do plan to continue to sign up for promo posts for other writers’ new releases, etc. (although they do turn into a bit of a time suck), but I’m …

COVER REVEAL – Queer Sci Fi’s Fifth Annual Flash Fiction Contest – #Teasers #Giveaway

Queer Sci Fi is releasing its fourth flash fiction anthology: Impact. We have the cover reveal here today! Book Info Title: Impact Author: Queer Sci Fi Authors Release Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Formats/Price: Paperback/$14.99 & eBook/$3.99 Length: 33,700 words Genres: sci fi, fantasy, paranormal, horror Pairings: Some stories are romance, with various pairings Keywords/Categories: gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, asexual, pan, demisexual, queer, non binary, genderqueer Add on Goodreads This book …

99¢ BOOK BLAST – Double Dare (The Date Ménage Series 1) by Jeanne St. James – #Excerpt

Book Info Book Title: Double Dare (The Dare Menage Series, bk 1) Author: Jeanne St. James Publisher: Self Cover Artist: April Martinez Release Date: March 25 2010 Genre/s: Contemporary Erotic Romance (Interracial, MMF, LGBTQ) Length: 67,500 words/260 pages It can be read as a standalone but is the first book in a series. Add on Goodreads Blurb What could be better than waking up next to a hot guy? Waking …

Book Blast – Caledonia Destiny (Blessed Bane 1) by Lexi Ander – #Excerpt #Giveaway

It’s release day for Lexi Ander’s new MM historical fantasy/paranormal book, Caledonia Destiny! Book Info Author: Lexi Ander Publisher: Lexi Ander Title: Caledonian Destiny (Blessed Bane book 1) Release Date: Monday, July 9 2018 Format: Paperback, eBook Length: Novel / 111,085 words Cover Artist: Kirby Crow Pairing/Genres/Keywords: M/M, Paranormal, Alternate World, Alternate History, Historical, Fantasy, Gay, Romance Warnings: violence Blurb A twist of fate changed both their destinies. The wyrbears, once …

RELEASE BLITZ – Love It Like You Stole It by KI Brightly – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Title: Love It Like You Stole It Author: Ki Brightly Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: July 9, 2018 Heat Level: 3 – Some Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 99400 Genre: Contemporary, contemporary, blue-collar, mechanic, classic car love, age-gap, mobsters, crime, family drama Add to Goodreads Synopsis Michael Levine is backed into a corner. He started tearing apart cars for the local mob with the best of intentions—to save up money to …

RELEASE BLITZ – The Omega’s Second Chance (Bundle of Joy Series) by Kenna Grace

Book Info Book Title: The Omega’s Second Chance (Bundle of Joy series, Book 2) Author: Kenna Grace Publisher: Self-Published Cover Artist: Ana J. Phoenix Genre/s: Mpreg MM gay romance Length: 52, 000 words Add on Goodreads Blurb Two best friends reunite and discover they could be something more in this mpreg, gay-for-you, second chance romance. Cody I left home a decade ago to get away from my crush on my …

RELEASE BLITZ – Lost in Indigo (Colors of Love 1) by V.L. Locey – #Giveaway

Length: 70,695 words approx. Cover: Designs By Sloan Blurb Mathieu Beresford was so close to seeing his dream come true. The thirty-eight-year-old captain of the Buffalo Surge had led his team to the final round of the playoffs with his aggressive defensive play and leadership. During the first game of the championship series, he was taken down, and his leg snapped upon impact with the boards. From his hospital bed, …

RELEASE BLITZ – Running Out of Air by K.T. Swift – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Title: Running Out of Air Author: K.T. Swift Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: July 9, 2018 Heat Level: 2 – Fade to Black Sex Pairing: No Romance Length: 76300 Genre: Contemporary, YA, family drama, poisoning, death of a parent, diary, aromantic lesbian Add to Goodreads Synopsis Inanna Drew has a problem, and, of course, that problem is a boy. Though she’s quite content to read her books and excel in …

RELEASE BLITZ – Bad Moon Arising (Outcasts 1) by CL Mustafic – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Title: Bad Moon Arising Series: Outcasts, Book One Author: CL Mustafic Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: July 9, 2018 Heat Level: 3 – Some Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 51100 Genre: Paranormal, shifters, werewolves, mates, humor, enemies to lovers Add to Goodreads Synopsis In a sleepy trailer park in the backwoods of Minnesota lake country, there lies a secret—threatened by a Grindr hookup gone bad. Clay Anderson gets more than he …

Treadmill Week 84 & 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 …

RELEASE BLITZ – The Dragon’s Thief by Riza Curtis – #Giveaway #KindleUnlimited

Cover Design: Riza Curtis Length: 20,000 words approx. Blurb Chester. Magpie shifter, renowned thief. Chester knows better than to get involved when a dragon requests his services. Anyone who steals from a dragon’s hoard is not to be screwed with. There’s something alluring about Michal though, and Chester’s always loved playing with fire… Michal. Dragon shifter, first-born son. Michal knows exactly who’s taken the centrepiece of his hoard—his estranged brother. …

#RainbowSnippets 7-July-2018 – The Best-Laid Plans

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 …

RELEASE BLITZ – Knitting a Broken Heart Back Together by Ari McKay – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Length: 40,603 words Cover Design: Bree Archer Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Blurb When a Christmas shopping expedition brings Tomy Peralta into Jason Winters’s yarn store, both men feel an immediate and intense spark of attraction, but dance instructor Tomy intends to propose to his boyfriend, Sean, at Christmas. Unfortunately for Tomy, marriage isn’t on career-minded Sean’s agenda. Heartbroken, Tomy throws himself into his work until his mother convinces him that learning …

RELEASE BLITZ – Leaning Into the Look (Leaning Into Stories 6) by Lane Hayes AUDIOBOOK – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Title: Leaning Into the Look Series: Leaning Into Stories, #6 Author: Lane Hayes Narrator: Nick J. Russo Publisher: Lane Hayes Original Release Date: March 23, 2018< Heat Level: 4 – Lots of Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 8 hours and 20 minutes Genre: Romance, friends to lovers, San Francisco, humor, businessmen Add to Goodreads Synopsis Grant Kostas made a career based on his looks before joining his family’s real estate firm. …

GUEST POST – Fireworks & Stolen Kisses (Lijun 1) by Freddy MacKay and Angel Martinez – #Excerpt #Giveaway

Freddy MacKay and Angel Martinez have a new M/NB Urban Fantasy: Fireworks and Stolen Kisses. Please join me in welcoming Freddy and Angel to my blog. They’ve written a wonderful guest post for you titled “So You’re Enby?” Book Info Title: Fireworks & Stolen Kisses Series: Lijun (book 1) Author: Freddy MacKay and Angel Martinez Publisher: Pride Publishing Release Date: Tuesday, June 26 2018 Format: Paperback, eBook ISBN: 978-1-78651-670-1 ASN: …