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Strings Attached is here!

After what felt like an eternity, Strings Attached is finally here!

I have a huge soft spot for this story, The hubby and I went to Hawaii years ago and adored it, so a holiday story set in Hawaii was fun to write. My editor, Tamzin, and I really made a lot of changes to the story, but they were all for the better, IMO.


CG_Strings Attached

James Hastings is having a bad week. All he wants to do is buy a six-pack and spend an evening moping. Instead, he wins a weeklong trip to Hawaii, thanks to a young man at the liquor store.

Tattoo and piercing artist Travis Barton is surprised when the cute guy he helped out wins a trip and invites him to come along. Still, he’s not about to pass up a free trip to Hawaii.

Travis’s idea of a no-strings fling goes against James’s nature, but it seems like a great way to make the trip even better. Then their hot, uninhibited nights together start to blur into something more, and James starts to imagine Christmas ever after — Travis, with strings attached.

  • Note:This book is a revised and re-edited version of a book sold elsewhere under the title Fantasies: Christmas.

New release, more dates, and a cover!


Trust is out today from Amber Allure!  Get it HERE.

While Trust is a re-release, this is the first time it’s been a stand-alone publication rather than being part of an anthology.



Upcoming release Dates:LoveDelivered

July 14: Love, Delivered (formerly Special Delivery) from Amber Allure.

August: Fool for Love from Loose Id (tentative)

December: Fantasies: Christmas from Loose Id (tentative)


Big Gay Wedding Tour!

Today I guest-blogged over at the Purple Rose Teahouse as part of the Big Gay Wedding Tour.

Check it out here:

Friday you’ll find me, along with Dev Bentham, at Tara Lain’s blog:

June 18, the whole BGW crew will visit Kayelle Allen’s Romance Lives Forever blog:

New release: Always a Groomsman

Always a Groomsman

Always a Groomsman

Photographer Skyler Spencer comes to Key West for his brother’s wedding expecting to take some pictures, act as best man, and maybe spend a little time getting to know his brother’s fiancee and her twin sister. Then he learns that not only is the twin a man rather than a woman, but it’s a man he’s met before–under less than appropriate circumstances.

Casey Baker doesn’t expect the guy he once had a memorable encounter in a club bathroom with to turn up as his brother-in-law to be, but he’s able to deal with the surprise. Dealing with the strong attraction they feel for each other is a lot more difficult. Casey figures a short, hot fling will take care of that. Too bad he’s not good at staying detached, and Skyler’s not good at commitment.

When Mother Nature and the past combine to put the wedding in jeopardy, Skyler and Casey have more than just their own confused feelings to deal with. Will the weekend end with two sets of broken hearts?

Also–I have a release date for Love, Delivered (formerly Special Delivery) from Amber Allure.  It’s due out on July 11, 2013.

New release: The Carpenter and the Fairy, and news!

The Carpenter and the Fairy released today from Amber Allure!

This is a reprint of a previously published book.


Former military man Mason Larue is into one-night-stands and big, burly guys. So while attending a crowded and noisy costume party, he is not happy to find himself unnaturally attracted to a sweet, slim young man wearing eyeliner and dressed in a fairy costume.

After a spectacular night spent with Avery, however, Mason begins to change his mind about what he wants. Can he somehow get past his fears and stereotypes in time to obtain what he never knew he desired?



In other news, I signed contracts with Loose Id for two reprints.  Fool for Love and Fantasies: Christmas will both be released by Loose Id, hopefully later this year.  Both of these books will be expanded and changed quite a bit from their original forms.


Getting new covers is one of my favorite things about being an author.  In the past couple of weeks, I’ve gotten three brand new covers!  Even though two are for reprints, they look completely different from the old covers.  I enjoyed seeing how different artists portray the same themes.

Always a Groomsman

Always a Groomsman

April Martinez designed this one, which is for my June 11 Loose Id release. I definitely felt the “awww” factor when I opened the file for the first time.  :)   I might be biased, but I think the cover is perfect for a wedding-themed story.

The other two, by Trace Edward Zaber of Amber Quill Press, are for the reprints I have coming this month and next.  I never thought the previous covers did justice to the stories, as one was previously published in an anthology, and the other had a stock Halloween cover with a girl on it.  Neither cover was bad before, they just didn’t tell much about what the stories were about.



Trust, my one and only BDSM story to date, is due out June 16.  Not a BDSM fan?  Don’t worry.  It’s very light BDSM.


The Carpenter and the Fairy

The Carpenter and the Fairy is due out May 26.  It’s a fun Halloween tale about opposites attracting.

Trust and The Carpenter and the Fairy can currently be found on the Amber Allure coming soon page.

I’ll post more information on Always a Groomsman when I have it.





Now available: Going Down

Cover, going down

Going Down

Tattoo artist Laurie Watson has felt the distance between himself and his live-in boyfriend, Win, for a long time, but he’s finally had enough. He’s determined to figure out how to work out whatever’s gone wrong between them. Unfortunately, when he gets home, he finds Win talking with his ex.

Figuring he’s missed his chance to fix things between them, Laurie flees. The temperamental elevator has other ideas, however, and Laurie and Win are trapped between floors.

No longer able to hide from their problems, Laurie and Win will either make up, or break up for good…

Now available from Amber Allure!  Buy it HERE.




New contract, and a new cover!

I just signed a contract with Loose Id for a gay contemporary novella, entitled Always a Groomsman.  I’m thinking it will be out sometime this summer, but I don’t have a release date as of yet.  In fact, I just got the first set of edits yesterday.

In other news, I got a cover for my April 14th release from Amber AllureGoing Down is the story of a man who wants to save his failing relationship, but he doesn’t know how.  After a few things make him certain it’s too late, he ends up trapped in an elevator with his soon-to-be ex.  Will they make up…or break up?


In progress: Institute 3

Up until last week, I was frantically working on a story for a submission call.  It’s now finished and subbed.  All I have to do is wait… *crosses fingers*

I needed something to distract me while I wait for news, so I started the third Institute book.  My hope is to have it out this summer (from Amber Allure), although that will depend on how long it ends up being and how quickly I finish.  As of this evening, I have 4025 words of what will probably be around 60,000.

Not a bad start.

I don’t want to spoil anything, but I will say this book features Garris, who first made his appearance in Touch.