Flash Fiction Friday – September 30, 2016

Flash Fiction: There isn’t a standard specific definition for this term beyond “short”, but for the purposes of this “Flash Fiction Friday” post it will mean a precisely 100-word story scene (aka Drabble) written from a photo prompt. Today’s prompt picture is:   This drabble is another addition to my Adventures with Harrison and Mason collection. “It’s beautiful!” Mason gushed. It was a beautiful gesture, even if the cake didn’t…quite look like the ones on …

Flash Fiction Friday – September 23, 2016

Flash Fiction: There isn’t a standard specific definition for this term beyond “short”, but for the purposes of this “Flash Fiction Friday” post it will mean a precisely 100-word story scene (aka Drabble) written from a photo prompt. Today’s prompt picture is: This drabble is another addition to my Adventures with Harrison and Mason collection. “I miss Jaxon already.” Harrison’s voice was muffled by the book covering his face. Mason squeezed his hand. “He’s having …

Flashback Scene from Sam’s POV #05 (Chap. 6)

I’ve been negligent. I haven’t posted one of these flashback scene switch-arounds since mid-June! It’s time to rectify that. 😃 The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. This series of …

Update: What I’m Doing…

It’s coming along. As I mentioned in a post a week and a half ago, my next project is to overhaul my self-published second editions. I guess it’s no longer my next project, it’s my current project. I’ve now officially unpublished the books from all vendors. It might take a few weeks for them to disappear from all the Smashwords distributors, but it’s just a matter of time. The overhauling process has …

Plans

I’ve finished writing To Love and to Cherish, the story where Nash from ’Til Death Do Us Part gets his Happily Ever After. Look for it in November at JMS Books. I’ll share the cover and the specific release date when I have them. So what’s my next project? I’m going to overhaul all my earliest stories and upload them to KDP Select, including Kindle Unlimited for however long that deal requires–90 …

To Love and To Cherish #RainbowSnippets #SnippetSunday #WeWriWa #8Sunday #SedStuds

Rainbow Snippets – #RainbowSnippets Snippet Sunday – #SnippetSunday Weekend Writing Warriors – #WeWriWa #8Sunday Seductive Studs – #SedStuds Below are the (unedited) opening lines from my (almost complete) WiP titled To Love and To Cherish. A blurb is still pending, but here’s a short tag line: Will Nash find love again? Of course he will. Will he go about it in the usual way? Now that’s another story entirely. The …

2016 Rainbow Award Honorable Mention!

I was thrilled to wake up this morning to the news that ’Til Death Do Us Part has received an Honorable Mention in the 2016 Rainbow Awards! You can read the announcement, here: http://reviews-and-ramblings.dreamwidth.org/4824791.html Blurb Henry and Sam Miller-Greene are living the dream. They love their careers — which afford each of them opportunities to travel to exotic locations — they love their home, Sam’s caring family, and each other. …

From This Day Forward – Release Day!

From This Day Forward by: Addison Albright GENRE: LGBT Romance LENGTH: 10,901 words COST: $1.99 HEAT RATING: 3 flames Blurb Revisiting the characters from ’Til Death Do Us Part, Henry and Sam Miller-Greene are enjoying life in the summer after Henry’s rescue from a small South Pacific island, where Henry and three others were marooned. Henry and Sam thought adopting Aiden—a child with whom Henry’d been stranded—would be smooth sailing. Matters are complicated by …

From This Day Forward – Coming August 6th!

Blurb Revisiting the characters from ’Til Death Do Us Part, Henry and Sam Miller-Greene are enjoying life in the summer after Henry’s rescue from a small South Pacific island, where Henry and three others were marooned. Henry and Sam thought adopting Aiden—a child with whom Henry’d been stranded—would be smooth sailing. Matters are complicated by the public nature of their rescue that has turned the survivors into overnight celebrities. Anti-gay fueled …

JMS Books’ 99¢ Deal of the Day is ’Til Death Do Us Part

Today Only! Get ’Til Death Do Us Part by Addison Albright in ebook format for only 99¢ at JMS Books, LLC.   JMS Books, LLC Blurb Henry and Sam Miller-Greene are living the dream. They love their careers — which afford each of them opportunities to travel to exotic locations — they love their home, Sam’s caring family, and each other. They disagree on the subject of adoption, but are fully …

Love Is Proud – Release Day!

Love Is Proud by: JMS Books Authors GENRE: LGBT Romance Anthology LENGTH: 138,562 words NUMBER OF CONTRIBUTORS: 49 RATING: 3 flames About the Book In the early morning hours of Sunday, June 12, 2016, a gunman entered Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and opened fire. Forty-nine innocent people lost their lives that night, and many more were injured. The LGBT community reeled when the news broke, not only because it …

Contest!

JMS Books has a GoodReads GIVEAWAY CONTEST running through the end of July for the proof copy of ’Til Death Do Us Part (US only): https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/193011-til-death-do-us-part

Flash Fiction Friday – July 15, 2016

Flash Fiction: There isn’t a standard specific definition for this term beyond “short”, but for the purposes of this “Flash Fiction Friday” post it will mean a precisely 100-word story scene written from a photo prompt. Today’s prompt picture is: This is a special Adventures with Harrison and Mason short scene, flashing back to the duo’s very first meeting. The doorbell rang as Harrison made his way to the front door with an eye toward escaping …

Need Your Love by Dean Frech – 99¢ Sale!

Blurb In June, 1966, ACLU attorney Eron Lassiter attends his uncle’s wedding, and makes an unsettling discovery. Though he’d bowed to family pressure and has a potential marriage planned, his long-ignored attraction to other men roars to life when Garrett Emerson, the bride’s nephew, captures his attention. After serving in the Korean War and going to college later than his peers, upwardly mobile Garrett is a loan officer at a …

Seductive Studs – July 11, 2016

The Seductive Studs Blog Hop is a weekly #bloghop for authors, readers, and bloggers of M/M Romance. Click on the blue froggy button located right below the snippet to hop around to this week’s other #SedStud posts. The posts should each include either: 100-150 word excerpt, review, or post about an M/M Romance in the works or already published. Here are 143 words from my upcoming short story, From This Day Forward. Context isn’t really …

#WeWriWa #8sunday #SnippetSunday – July 10, 2016

These are the first ten lines from my upcoming short story, From This Day Forward. The blurb is at the bottom of the post. This is told from Henry’s 1st-person POV: Christine Granger answered the door, exclaimed, “Henry!” and enveloped me in a huge mama-bear hug. Then she burst into tears. I patted her back, and as much as I appreciated the sentiment, I hoped the whole afternoon wouldn’t be …

Rainbow Snippets – July 9, 2016

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! For today’s …

Flash Preview for Friday, July 15, 2016

I’ve got a little Flash Fiction Friday thing I’m doing. While there isn’t a standard specific definition for this term beyond “extremely short”, for the purposes of my “Flash Fiction Friday” posts it will mean a precisely 100-word story scene (aka “Drabble”) written from a photo prompt. Each Friday, I will post a preview of the image I’ll be using for my bit of flash the following Friday. If you’d like to join me in …

Flash Fiction Friday – July 8, 2016

Flash Fiction: There isn’t a standard specific definition for this term beyond “short”, but for the purposes of this “Flash Fiction Friday” post it will mean a precisely 100-word story scene (aka Drabble) written from a photo prompt. Today’s prompt picture is: This is another Adventures with Harrison and Mason short scene. “Think we should follow it, Jaxon?” Mason asked. “I’ll bet they’re on their way to feed King Kong.” Jaxon perked up in the backseat. …

Discount Options for ’Til Death Do Us Part

  The first bargain is at All Romance eBooks. Note: this one is actually a rebate…you’ll pay full price, but get 50% back in their ebook bucks to apply toward future purchases. Still a great deal if you’re a frequent ARe buyer. All my books at ARe are included in this rebate. This deal is TODAY ONLY! Link to ’Til Death Do Us Part at ARe Link to all my books …

Seductive Studs – July 4, 2016

The Seductive Studs Blog Hop is a weekly #bloghop for authors, readers, and bloggers of M/M Romance. Click on the blue froggy button located right below the snippet to hop around to this week’s other #SedStud posts. The posts should each include either: 100-150 word excerpt, review, or post about an M/M Romance in the works or already published. The next scheduled release that I’m participating in is the Love Is Proud charity anthology by JMS Books …

#WeWriWa #8sunday #SnippetSunday – July 3, 2016

  From my short story, Okay, Then. For context, Henry and Sam have placed an order at the Mambo Juice in Honiara in the Solomon Islands. Sam has order a Vegemite and cheese toasted sandwich. Being from the US, this is not something they have experience eating in the past. This snippet is from Henry’s 1st-person POV, and Henry is the first speaker. “He” is Sam: I stabbed a fork into …