When a stranger walks into the neighborhood bar, The Fine Kettle O’Fish, Finn and the others aren’t sure what to think of him--at first. Soon, it’s apparent that Malcolm, the new guy, is bothering everyone’s favorite striptease artist, Violet, who has had a rough time climbing out of the gutter. Something is lurking in Mal’s past, and something has to be done. A short story.
For me, the line between pleasure and pain is very, very blurred. As a natural bottom, to use the jargon for submissive, I've made the bondage and submission scene my life. I'm also a switch, someone who can play the roles of master and slave with equal gusto. I've made a career out of it. I have my own dungeon in the basement, and a long list of satisfied clients. To say I have a high tolerance for pain is an understatement. I've become addicted to it. In fact, I can't orgasm without it...
Would you die for love...twice? William Montgomery, a blacksmith wrongly sentenced to death in 1806 for the murder of the woman he loved, cannot rest. His ghost is bound to Clayton Creek. For over two hundred years he’s been waiting for the soul of his true love to find him and set his soul free.Rebecca Prescott is tormented by the recurring nightmare of her ancestor’s murder. Drawn to a two-week colonial reenactment at the scene of the ancient crime, she doesn’t count on one charming blacksmith or past life memories of an undying love to shatter her reality.As Rebecca searches for answers from the past, William needs to win her love and earn her forgiveness to undo the witch’s curse that bound him to Clayton Creek. Can Rebecca’s soul ... more info
Victoria has spent all of her sixteen years in a secluded palace on Ben Nevis Island under the protection of King Henry, who is one of the three original robots programmed by the ancestors to rule the flooded planet Earth. She's safe there, but her family and their intelligent clockwork servants treat her like the tomboy child she used to be—and sometimes still is. She yearns to fly away in one of the great iron airships, to see the world and become the person she's meant to be. But the world is a dangerous place. Air pirates prowl trade routes and slaver fleets cross the oceans to raid unprotected islands. The Royal Navy is building up to a war footing under its own steam and Henry's old friend the Lord of Ireland is ... more info
Book Two in The Mall Fairies Series MG Fantasy It’s tough being the newest fairy on the Food Patrol, especially if you’re Pudge, the ever-so-slightly plump fairy and you’re determined to change the way the fairies eat. No more subsisting on French fries and cookies. But will anyone listen? Or must disaster strike before her opinions are heard? Hmm … maybe cookies are the answer!
Date Added: Thursday 18 August, 2011 Phil's girlfriend Mary was a successful fantasy writer, but then she got sucked into one of her own stories. Now Phil has to contend with the police who think he is responsible for her disappearance, and with the problem of getting her back ...
Buyer beware! Buying a gargoyle statue from a Scottish castle comes with a curious history…or so Claire discovers after she saves a tourist from a winged attacker. A gift from the fae is a double-edged boon…or so Duncan McGregor discovers after a series of events felled his house. When a four hundred year old Scot comes to claim the gargoyle for himself, Claire must decide whether the statue is worth the tourists its unsavory history brings.
"Father Fischer will see you now, Mr Anderson," the administrative assistant told Channing. Channing rose and the young lady's gaze followed him. He tugged at the hem of his jacket and ignored her. He thought he'd gotten used to women staring at him all these years but apparently not. They still made him nervous. "I have all your CDs," she said to him. "Please follow me." Channing sighed. He didn't need to be recognized. He followed her down the hallowed hall of the Saint Gabriel Parochial School to meet with Father Francis, the principal. The young woman opened the door for him and stepped aside. Channing entered the principal's office. The door closed behind him. "Please take a seat, Mr ... more info
Shannon Delaney's writing assignment in San Diego opens new doors for her young career. She has no idea that her temporary home, the Victorian-era Blackthorne House mansion is a portal to a century-old mystery. On her first night a ghostly encounter entagles her in the spectral mission of the mansion's original owner-Eric Blackthorne, master magician. Complicating matters is Alex Blackthorne, handsome and charming descendent of the ghostly magician. Also, there's Zach Zavala, who has guy-next-door good looks and a straightforward manner. Plus, Zach's grandfather Francisco is a retired detective and a kindred spirit who appreciates Shannon's apprehension about her paranormal experiences. Things-that-go-bump-in-the-night clues haunt ... more info
Since birth, demi-god Nick Claus has heard the demands, wishes and dreams of all humans. Unable to grant the wishes of adults because they want love, health, and peace on Earth—things he cannot provide—Nick has devoted his eternity to granting the wishes of children by bringing them toys on Christmas Eve. But what about the things Nick wants? Will he ever find the love he craves? Or will he continue to pretend the North Pole has not become lonely and Christmas is all he needs? Enter Jack Frost. The winter sprite has been teasing Nick and flirting with him ever since the first kiss they shared, centuries ago. With a saucy proposition, Jack convinces Nick to take a few minutes out for himself despite the busy Christmas season. ... more info
Nadia has lived in the shadow of her destiny for too long. The male who staked his claim, even before her birth, has remained out of reach, deeming her too young. Too fragile. Now, Nadia makes a gift of herself just in time for the Yule Celebration in the Magical Forest. She's giving herself to Wulf the Feared.
Melanie has always known she was attracted to women and not men. Kicked out of the only home she's ever known when she was eighteen, Melanie has been on her own for years. Verbally abused her whole life by her mother because she is tall, big boned, tan, and god forbid, a brunette, Melanie used her mother's disappointment in her sexual orientation as an excuse to chart her own course. But when a bus ticket along with a plea to come home for Thanksgiving arrives out of the blue, Melanie is less than enthused, and suspicious. However, it is not her mother who arrives to pick her up at the bus station, but a familiar and beautiful blond. Melanie and Loraleigh fall hard for each other, but Melanie's mother has other more sinister ... more info
North Carolina painter Evan Phelps and his ex-lover Frank own a small art shop in the beach town of Manteo. When four friends encounter car trouble one day and seek help from Evan, the painter finds an unexpected muse in the much younger Sterling. He is gorgeous and Evan cannot stop thinking about him and painting images of him in various erotic poses. When Sterling comes to him for serious sexual advice, an unlikely relationship begins between the mature Evan and the much younger Sterling, a virgin in anticipation of his first sexual experience. Sterling’s buddy Jordan, in sharp contrast, is very sexually active and led around by one particular part of his anatomy, like a carrot in front of a donkey. When Evan’s career begins ... more info
Danielle had no idea what would happen to her when her cruel stepmother called for her. She didn’t know she was being sold in marriage to a man she’d never met. And when she did meet him, she couldn’t see beyond the foreboding mask he wore. Christopher would pay any price to win Danielle as his own, even respecting her request for separate bedrooms. But can his gentleness win her over, or will she always see him as the beast? Excerpt "My Lord," she said, her words almost whisper soft and breathless with nervous anticipation of his reaction. "I...I need to ask something of you." Christopher sat down his fork, wiped his mouth with his napkin, and gave her his full attention. "Whatever I can do, Danielle, ... more info
Would you be willing to betray the person you love in order to save their life? Clarissa's husband Matt is dying of cancer. They've tried everything that medicine has to offer, both traditional and experimental, and nothing's worked. Clarissa spends her days in the hospital, watching the man she loves slip closer and closer to certain death. When her sister tells her she knows a way to save Matt, but it involves visiting a local club run by vampires, Clarissa is outraged that her sister would believe something so insane. But then she learns the truth. Braden, the sexy and mysterious vampire who runs the club, does indeed have the means to save Matt, but he demands a high payment in return. He ... more info