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2010

A Matter of Time, Vol. 1


Mary Calmes - 2010
    1 (Books One and Two)Jory Keyes leads a normal life as an architect’s assistant until he is witness to a brutal murder. Though initially saved by police Detective Sam Kage, Jory refuses protective custody—he has a life he loves that he won’t give up no matter who is after him. But Jory’s life is in real jeopardy, especially after he agrees to testify about what he saw.While dealing with attempts on his life, well-meaning friends who want to see him happy, an overly protective boss, and a slowly unfolding mystery that is much more sinister than he could ever imagine, the young gay man finds himself getting involved with Sam, the conflicted and closeted detective. And though Jory may survive the danger, he may not survive a broken heart.Don't miss A Matter of Time Vol. 2 (Books Three and Four)

Keeping Promise Rock


Amy Lane - 2010
    The only thing saving him from prison or worse is his absolute devotion to Deacon Winters. Deacon was Crick's sanity and salvation during a miserable, abusive childhood, and Crick would do anything to stay with him forever. So when Deacon's father dies, Crick puts his college plans on hold to help Deacon as Deacon has helped him.Deacon's greatest wish is to see Crick escape his memories and the town they grew up in so Crick can enjoy a shining future. But after two years of growing feelings and temptation, the painfully shy Deacon finally succumbs to Crick's determined advances and admits he sees himself as part of Crick's life.It nearly destroys Deacon when he discovers Crick has been waiting for him to push him away, just like Crick's family did in the past. When Crick's knack for volatile decisions lands him far away from home, Deacon is left, shell-shocked and alone, struggling to reforge his heart in a world where love with Crick is a promise, but by no means a certainty.

We'll Meet Again


George DeValier - 2010
    London pub owner Arthur Kirkland is driven to distraction by loud, brash American fighter pilot Alfred Jones. Unable to stop it, Arthur finds himself falling for Alfred's charms... just as the pilot is preparing to leave for war.Also includes a mini-sequel called "Keep Smiling Through"Art credit: TaleismWords: 43,415 complete

Fair Game


Josh Lanyon - 2010
    Now a history professor at Puget Sound university, the former agent has put his old life behind him—but it seems his old life isn't finished with him.A young man has gone missing from campus—and as a favor to a family friend, Elliot agrees to do a little sniffing around. His investigations bring him face-to-face with his former lover, Tucker Lance, the special agent handling the case.Things ended badly with Tucker, and neither man is ready to back down on the fight that drove them apart. But they have to figure out a way to move beyond their past and work together as more men go missing and Elliot becomes the target in a killer's obsessive game...69,000 words

No Enemy Within (Lantean Legacy, #1)


Keira Marcos - 2010
    John and Rodney face changes in their friendship, Earth’s abandonment of the expedition, and find themselves altered for life when they accept a gift from Atlantis.Stargate: AtlantisPairings: McKay/SheppardWarnings: graphic sex, secondary character death and violenceBeta(s): Chris King, Ladyholder, & DjaddictRating: NC-17Word Count: 66,900 complete

Bridges


Kyell Gold - 2010
    Kinzi wants someone who won't cheat on him. Vico just wants a quick lay. In Gateway, when you need to meet someone, there's no-one better than sexy, flirty Hayward to get you just what you want-or at least have a good time trying. But when Hayward himself needs someone, who will be there to help?

Counterpoint: Dylan's Story


Ruth Sims - 2010
    He believes his destiny is to be the greatest composer of the rapidly approaching twentieth century. Only Laurence Northcliff, a young history master at The Venerable Bede School for Young Gentlemen, believes in Dylan's talent and encourages his dream, not realizing Dylan is in love with him. But Dylan's passion and belief in his future come at a high price. They will alienate him from his family and lead him on a rocky path fraught with disappointment, rejection, and devastating loss that kills his dream. A forbidden love could bring the dream back to life and rescue Dylan from despair and bitterness, but does he have the courage to reach out and take it? Will he deny the music that rules his soul?

Breathe


Sloan Parker - 2010
     Lincoln McCaw lost everything after he caused a fatal accident. A year later, he's drowning the guilt and despair in whiskey, but he needs to move on. His sister and her kids are counting on him. Then he meets a man who ignites a passion Lincoln thought he'd never find. Too bad one night is all they can have together. Now he needs to figure out how to turn away from the only person who makes him feel alive before whoever is sending him threats decides Lincoln needs to suffer more than he already has. Jay Miller is surrounded by grief and misery until he finally gives in to all those years of sexual fantasies about being with another guy. Realizing he's ended up in the arms of the man who caused his wife's accident, he tries to pull away. But how can he give up a friendship he needs more than anything—a friendship and a love that could save him? He may not have time to make the choice before someone else destroys it all. Length: 101,781 words. This book contains explicit sexual content and graphic language. This is a re-release of a previously published work. It combines the original novel BREATHE with the separately released epilogue WHAT YOU DO TO ME.

Mental


Sara Holmes - 2010
    A miscast Legilimency spell says otherwise... WARNINGS: Sexual content, bad language.Words:186678 complete

Our December


Diane Adams - 2010
    Deeply in love, Jared and Alex are such a couple, but the path to true and lasting love is rarely smooth. At fifteen, being gay isn't the best thing that ever happened to a guy. In fact, Alex Ross thinks it's down right scary. Then he meets twenty year old construction worker Jared Douglas, and Alex starts to think the gay thing might not be so bad after all.The attraction between them is intense, but -- mindful of Alex's age -- Jared is determined to keep the sparks from igniting. The stress of controlling his feelings makes it almost a relief when Alex's father ships him off to prep school. Jared expects Alex to forget him and find a boy friend his own age; he doesn't anticipate how much it will hurt. When Alex comes home for Christmas, just turned 16, with his heart on his sleeve, Jared knows he can't continue to keep everything he feels a secret.

Triangle


Susann Julieva - 2010
    All the four volumes of the series are now officially published as a single book. For further details you may follow this link.

Attack of the Killer Dust Bunnies


J.L. Langley - 2010
    This is related to their book, but not. I sort of wrote this scene as if it would go in their story after the Epilogue. I don’t think I’m giving anything away because of course ya’ll know they get a Happily Ever After. And I don’t think you have to know them well to enjoy this scene. That said…I hope ya’ll enjoy it.__________Word Count: 1479 Status: Complete

The Promise


Marie Sexton - 2010
    This takes place a few months after the end of A to Z, at about the same time as The Letter Z.Coda: Which book do I read first?

Bodyguards in Love Volume 3


Carol Lynne - 2010
    After two men from Three Partner's Protection are injured while guarding him, there's only one man left who will take on the challenge, Gavin Burk.With no friends or family, Gavin lives his life volunteering for dangerous missions. He's learned not to get close to anyone and as a result leads a very solitary life, but the passion stirred by Prince Zahar threatens the control Gavin has worked so hard to maintain.Before Gavin has a chance to come to terms with his desires, he and the prince are forced to take shelter alone, in a hidden fortress, deep in the desert. There, Gavin's control is tested and fails. Life will never be the same for the ruler and his bodyguard.To Bed a KingBodyguard, Raven Stone, has a reputation for trying to steal the husbands of the clients he 's hired to follow. When he 's sent on a special assignment to guard the Crown Prince of Jurru, Raven 's first instinct is to use his sex appeal to win over the future king. He 's told the Crown Prince is straight, but Raven has yet to meet a man he couldn t lure into his bed.For years, Crown Prince Ghazi Zahar, has managed to hide his sexuality from the hordes of paparazzi that continue to follow his every move. So why does his new chauffer make him yearn to take risks? When the newly crowned king of Jurru discovers Raven 's true identity, he asks him to return to his island home and help protect his young nephew. Living his life so close to temptation has Ghazi in a constant state of agitation. Would the people of his country accept a gay king?Raven 's always fancied himself a bit of a queen, but he 's never considered the possibility that he actually might become one. Can he keep his king alive long enough to enjoy it?

A Tabloid Love


T.A. Chase - 2010
    Working three jobs, however, makes it hard to connect with anyone. One man, though, is too much temptation to resist. A steamy encounter in a back alley leads to an explosive night of sex in Josh's bed--a bed he isn't surprised to find empty the next morning.   What does surprise him, though, is the front page of a tabloid. Apparently his one-night stand isn't as anonymous as he thought it was.   Ryan Kellar's career is taking off. Advance buzz about his movie says it's a blockbuster, and going home with the gorgeous bartender is the perfect way to celebrate. And he thought he'd gotten away clean—until the picture in the paper shocks him into reality. Was Josh really just playing…or playing him for a fool?  Trust isn't big on their list right now, but as their worlds fall apart, it's all they have. At least until they figure out who took the picture. And why…  With This Ring Josh Bauer and Ryan Kellar sweated through a turbulent start to their relationship. Now that they've embarked on a life together, filled with family friends—and each other—Ryan's suffering sweaty palms again. For an entirely different reason.   It's not the heat they generate every time they're alone together. It's not even the crush of people at Josh's jam-packed birthday party. It's the birthday present Ryan's carrying in his jeans pocket. The one that could make him the happiest man in the world, come New Year's Eve.   If Josh says “yes”…

Feral Machines


Ginn Hale - 2010
    When the interstellar wildlife sanctuary Casaverde is quarantined due to an mysterious outbreak of malaria, Andrew Salazar must turn to military surplus synthetic life-forms to help him in his work as warden.But Andrew soon discovers that the synthetics are far more complex creatures than he first imagined and that something more deadly than an old-world disease is stalking Casaverde.

Bodyguards in Love Volume 1


Carol Lynne - 2010
    With the men of Three Partners Protection Agency as role models, how can he go wrong? And falling in love with bodyguard Jackson Benoit, is a dream come true, but the dream becomes a nightmare when Jackie is gravely injured in the line of duty. Feeling helpless, Brier makes a promise to God in exchange for his lover's life. One he intends to keep no matter what.Jackie Benoit cherishes the love he's found with Brier. When his new lover insists on testifying against a violent man from his past in order to fulfill a promise, Jackie has no choice but try to stop him. If that doesn't work, Jackie will protect Brier with everything at his disposal.Seb's SurrenderAfter a lifetime of abuse, Jared Grant was rescued by Brier Blackstone and taken to one of the safest places he knew, the bodyguard dormitory of the Three Partners Protection Agency. For the first time, Jared is surrounded by men whose job it is to protect, not hurt him.One of his protectors, Sebastian James, knows a little something about abuse. Once a victim of abuse before he and his brother were taken from an abusive household and put into separate foster homes, Seb learned to harden his heart as a way of survival. Now, the soft spoken and scared Jared threatens the shell Seb spent years fortifying. When Jared’s tormentor threatens him from jail, it’s up to Seb and the rest of the bodyguards to keep Jared safe until he can testify at his abuser’s trial. However, the close contact might be more than Seb’s hard shell can withstand.

I've Got Nothing To Do Today But Smile


gyzym - 2010
    Arthur/Eames (Inception) FanficArthur's a corporate lawyer, Eames owns the coffee shop across the street, and all good love stories start with a quadruple shot latte.Words:19867 complete

Country Boy


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 28,580

XOXO Hayden


Chris Corkum - 2010
    It's even harder when the crush you have on a major British pop star becomes reality. Steven Carlisle and Hayden Whitfield come from two completely different worlds. Steven is a teenager growing up in Orange County, grappling with his sexuality and identity in high school. Hayden is a major English pop star, trying to find acceptance and validation through his music. From the moment they meet, when Steven wins backstage passes to one of Hayden's concerts, an undeniable connection is created between the two; a connection that lasts eighteen years, evolving from letters into a wonderful, often tumultuous relationship. XOXO Hayden is the story of a suburban teenager's journey from adolescence into adulthood and the rise and fall of a mighty pop star and the indelible impression he leaves behind.

Bodyguards in Love Volume 2


Carol Lynne - 2010
    With the news of his sexual preference came threats and love-sick stalkers. In need of a bodyguard, Keifer's manager hires Archer Adams, a man that is anything but a rock fan.Relaxing at his desert home and listening to the blues are his idea of heaven. Travelling around the country on a bus, pretending to be a rock stars boy-toy, hell.With their lives being played out in front of thousands of screaming fans, will the bodyguard and the rock star be able to see beyond the limelight to what is real?Taming Black Dog FourThe bodyguards of Black Dog Four had been carefully chosen for looks, temperament, battle skills and sexuality. In the tradition of the Spartans, the idea was to see if lovers worked better as a team than merely friends.Addy Constentine needed around-the-clock security if she hoped to legitimise her father's empire. With death threats coming from several different sources, Addy needed the best. She needed the men of Black Dog Four.

On the Run


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 17,470

Nerves


frenchmartini - 2010
    Meet Ryan – skate-punk extraordinaire with a penchant for chucking himself off vert ramps. In his wheelchair. Oh Lordy, that's got to hurt.Status: In progress/IncompleteLast update: 4/12/2010Word count: approx. 94,358

Blood


Jack Remick - 2010
    In prison, Mitch finds the peace he needs to write his own story—a saga of family deception, sexual obsession, and contract killing. Now his time is up and his family want him?out and back in the killing game …

Named


R.C. McLachlan - 2010
    Somehow, that isn't the worst part of Dean's week.Art Post: http://sleepwalker1015.livejournal.co...Words:94601 complete

Wherever You Will Be, That's Where I'll Call Home (The DomesticVerse)


gyzym - 2010
    between my reflex & my resolvePeople you kiss in an airport baggage claim and then don't talk to for thirteen months shouldn't be able to exist, let alone make your chest do the things Arthur's chest is doing. There are rules.2. this life looks good on youThere are only four rules in Arthur's house. 3. i could be the thing you reach for in the middle of the nightEames had always thought Arthur would be a morning person. 4. to tell you the truth i prefer the worst in youEames starts the day by sitting on a pack of cigarettes.5. pressed against the pending physics of my passed down last nameThe thing is...the thing is Arthur'd thought Eames played it fast and loose with affection like he plays it fast and loose with everything else, and instead it's been this stupid climb, hand over foot, and of the two of them Eames has been the braver, really.6. take the long way home (soft as the radio)The thought washes over her, steady and calming like a warm breeze, that this could be her own kind of love story. 7. life long local foreigner, iArthur grins, lazy and relaxed, and Eames thinks that maybe this is how people get through these things, tethered to one another when they can't hold on anywhere else.8. having let go forever the fallacy of ever being aloneThis time there are shitty dogeared paperbacks Arthur wouldn't be caught dead reading piled on the coffee table, and half-finished crosswords tucked into the bookshelves, and the far wall is hung with that tapestry they'd bought in a shit part of London on a whim. This time they've spent all day fixing their sink and there's a mug of yesterday's tea sitting on top of the television and it's not just Arthur's living room at all.Words: 74,828 in 8 parts

Stardust Diaries: Coming Out


Tarn Swan - 2010
    And also how Tarn came out of the closet and stayed out. This is a supplement and a kind of prequel to 'Swan Songs' the first book in The Stardust Diaries collection.

The Jewels of Bangkok


Megan Derr - 2010
    A loving family, a jewelry business he helped his father run, and the esteemed position of Jeweler Troisieme to Mars. But the revelation of deep betrayals by his father tore his life and his family apart, culminating in a tragedy that forever ruined any chance of happiness for Elton and his sister, Lana. Parents dead, abandoned by friends, and their reputations ruined, Elton and Lana accept the offer of a new life on a planet far away from Mars.Before settling into their new lives, however, Elton and Lana decide to stop on Bangkok, the notorious 'star of pleasures.' In the place where all dreams come true, all they want is to learn how to be happy again. But everything goes awry when Elton's unmatched skills with gems allows him to spot a fake necklace in a museum, a discovery that leads him straight to the legendary Jewels of Bangkok.

Clark's Story


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 29,488

Cold Front


Ann Somerville - 2010
    Ren bottoms. Neither gives an inch. Kinky, tough, troubled, caring. Cops and lovers, fighting crime and, sometimes, each other, in a vast cold land where the criminals read minds and the cops never know what they'll face next.

Filth


M. King - 2010
    But, where Kel’s hopes for the future lie mainly with outreach programs and a new life with his lover, Toni’s looking for absolution in a bottle of Mexican hormone pills. Kel loves Toni obsessively and—though he supports both of them on the money he gleans from turning tricks and indulging less-than-salubrious clients—he struggles with the reality of Toni’s burgeoning transition, and her motives for doing it. While Kel grapples with his worries, and the attentions of regular client Michael, otherwise known as The Sherbet Pervert, Toni has different problems to face. Is there really a correct way to read women’s magazines? What about the manifold uses of maxi pads? And just what is this gender thing, anyway?For all their attempts to build a life together, both Kel and Toni know their survival is precarious. What neither of them realize is just how easily their harsh, isolated little world can be turned upside down and, when chance events push them into unknown territory, both must confront some difficult truths.

Ghost Dance


omphalos - 2010
    Supernatural FanficIn post-apocalyptic isolation, Castiel nurses Dean back to something like his former self, but will a time come when Dean's recovered --and rediscovered-- too much?Art by ekbe_vileWords:51194 complete

Rape in Holding Cell 6 - Part 2


Kyle Michel Sullivan - 2010
    But what he didn't realize as he fought back was how anger and hate were beginning to take complete control of him...and were leading him closer and closer to madness.

And It Was Full of Light!: Finding the Courage to Overcome Homophobic Bullying and Hate


Robert W. Littlefield - 2010
    Unathletic and small for his age, Bobby was orphaned soon after moving from New England to Dunston, a ranching town in central Texas, just before freshman year. Deeply scarred from a near-fatal beating during sophomore year, Bobby finds solace in his drums, composing music, and his two closest friends. Only two types of students go to Dunston High School, according to his soul mate, Chloe: football players, and those who adore them. And Bobby, along with every girl in school and every woman in town, for that matter, adores one football player in particular. Kyle Faulkner, the star quarterback, has it all, and not just because his heroics brought home a state championship to his football-crazed town. With stunning good looks, a muscular physique, a dazzling Hollywood smile and a winning personality, it's no surprise that Kyle is a god in school. Kyle, along with everyone else, thinks of himself as the ultimate straight boy, the guy every girl wants to date. But Kyle has secret that he can't even admit to himself. He never asks himself why he sneaks peeks at the Gay Kid or why he dreams of wrapping his arms around him. But just a few weeks before graduation, Kyle finds out why during an unexpected and violent encounter with Bobby. It is an encounter which causes Kyle to admit the unthinkable. And unless Bobby can convince him there is a way out of the trap he thinks he's in, their encounter will lead to a terrifying climax that could cost both boys their lives.

Love on the Rocks


Marcus McNally - 2010
    except love. Finding Mr. Right is the last thing on his mind during his holiday in the sun, but he opens his door one day to find the man he immediately and desperately hopes he will spend the rest of his life with. The curve balls and challenges they're thrown along the way sorely test them as they strive to ensure that true love conquers all. Like Batman and Robin, there's a bit of "biff", plenty of "bonk", and the odd "kapow", as Mike and Ty try desperately to avoid 'love on the rocks'...

Second Shot


Quonus10 - 2010
    Online ReadWhat do you do when you are deep in the closet but you meet the man of your dreams? Do you take the chance and risk the consequences?Word count: 272,498

Special Delivery


Heidi Cullinan - 2010
    Then Sam meets Mitch Tedsoe, an independent, long-haul trucker who makes a delivery to a shop across the alley. Innocent flirting quickly leads to a fling, and when Mitch offers to take him on a road trip west, Sam jumps at the chance for adventure. Mitch is sexy, funny and friendly, but once they embark on their journey, something changes. One minute he’s the star of Sam’s every x-rated fantasy, the next he’s almost too much a perfect gentleman. And when they hit the Las Vegas city limit, Sam has a name to pin on Mitch’s malady: Randy.For better or for worse, Sam grapples with the meaning of friendship, letting go, growing up—even the meaning of love—because no matter how far he travels, eventually all roads lead home.

An Ideal For Living


Marshall Moore - 2010
    Grace's husband Rich is bonking every woman he can talk into bed. Grace is willing to look beyond his affairs if she can just have her marriage back. Robert's law school fling James's interest diminished as Robert's waistline increased, but Robert has never moved on. The only solution? Losing those excess pounds... by any means necessary. And when James finds a supernatural healer who can sculpt living flesh like clay, beautiful ugliness ensues. Will Robert and Grace get what they want, or what they deserve? In An Ideal for Living, Marshall Moore has written a shocking fantastique, a novel that captures the Zeitgeist of contemporary urban life, where beauty is a commodity craved, consumed, and traded.

Listen with Your Heart


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 6,258

Helpless


M.J. Pearson - 2010
    And the gypsy was right. Two men were vying for his affections.Mark Goldcrest: an aristocrat like himself; a golden Adonis, cool and discreet.Warren Scott: a shabbily-dressed denizen of a Bohemian world that Douglas can’t begin to understand.One is what he seems, and one is not, and one is dangerous.But which is which? Both men are attractive and attracted to him…but only one has a dangerous secret. One of Douglas Shrove’s admirers could be his salvation—if the other doesn’t destroy him first.

The Fist


Lucas Steele - 2010
    RichardsWhen The Fist finds a slab of shortening in Deepack’s locker, he wants to know what it’s for and he just won’t let it go. In the end, things get very heated on the factory floor and a crew of turned-on men can make a lot of noise. Eventually, they have to turn the compacting machine on to mask their yells of excitement.Wired by Landon DixonTim, the sparky, is on the job when he catches his bosses, Elliot and Dan on the job too. Unaware they know he’s watching he ‘enjoys’ their display. The next day, Elliot accuses him of being a pervert and says he’s going to teach him a lesson he won’t forget in a hurry. Tied to the bed with his own wire, Tim is in no hurry for the lesson to finish.Unleashing A Demon by Eva HoreI knew I was gay, but I wasn’t sure if Brad knew what he wanted. So when we end up alone on a hot nudist beach, I’m nervous as well as excited. But it isn’t long before Brad is making some pretty hot moves.The Running Man by Jade TaylorMatt loves running, but the thought of his sexy next-door neighbour, Josh, always has him running faster towards home than away from it. He’s too shy to make a move but then Josh asks him to help move a box from his wardrobe. The box breaks to reveal its contents: Dozens of pictures of men in erotic poses. And very soon Matt and Josh are trying out some erotic poses of their own.Basic Rules of Anal Sex by Kay JaybeeNew to London, Rob visits a club, and is handed a note by a stranger. The list is headed up Basic Rules of Anal Sex. When the stranger invites Rob back to his flat he goes without question. But will they both stick to the rules?These stories have also been published in Boy Fun.

The Sound of Snowfall


IceraMyst - 2010
    However, it's a standalone. If you will, look at it as related but not-directly linked to that story (it is not a sequel).If you haven't read the Jewel: You're in luck! This story requires absolutely no prior knowledge. There might be one joke a few chapters in you won't understand and that's it.Words: 68,437 COMPLETE

Edge of Heaven


P.G. Forte - 2010
    A reckless act of passion ends Edge's life and leaves him in Limbo -- literally. Now, he's stuck here. While most of the other angels-in-training move quickly up the celestial ladder, Edge knows it can never be that simple for him. He's dealing with issues that are a lot more complicated than a simple lack of closure. While Edge doesn't know for sure what it will take to get him into Heaven, there is one thing he's certain won't help -- his latest assignment guiding angel-baby Matteo Matinucci -- sexy, beautiful, recently departed, and openly gay -- while the newbie find his wings. But just maybe, Edge's help to send Mattie to Heaven might end up saving both their souls.

Sea Change


Chris Quinton - 2010
    He’s working with the new veterinary, Steve, a man drawn to O’ahu by his fascination with dolphins. As their friendship slowly deepens into love, the two men are caught up in the mystery of injured seals and dolphins, a ruthless gang of smugglers and a not-so-dormant undersea lava vent.

The West Canal


Jesse Hajicek - 2010
    That's what witches do. But Miki is an uncommonly intense ghost, and things are getting a little personal...Words: 8,533 complete

so werd ich dich auf meinem Blute tragen


Shukyou - 2010
    It was a testament to his great panic and agitation that, upon having his Agency-managed alert system flare red and broadcast the words BABÁ DOWN directly into his brain, Alastair managed to wash his hands only three times before racing out the door of his apartment.Shousetsu Bang*Bang volume 6, issue 28http://s2b2.livejournal.com/162878.htmlWords:21207 complete

Victory Fuck


J.M. Snyder - 2010
    Problem is, his teammate doesn't seem to notice him in the locker room or out on the ice ... until after they win the finals when the two come together to celebrate their victory. But when reporters snag his teammate's attention away, the young skater returns to his hotel room alone, sure he's been forgotten again. Or has he?

The Mysterious


Laura Baumbach - 2010
    It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed." Albert Einstein The Dark Farewell by Josh Lanyon Newspaper man David Flynn knows a phoney when he sees one, and he's convinced the Spiritualist Medium Julian Devereaux is as fake as a cigar store Indian. And he's absolutely right. But when Julian begins to see bloodstained visions of a serial killer, the only person he can turn to for help is the cynical Mr. Flynn. The Wages of Sin by Alex Beecroft Charles Latham, wastrel younger son of the Earl of Clitheroe, returns home drunk from the theatre to find his father gruesomely dead. He suspects murder. But when the Latham ghosts turn nasty, and Charles finds himself falling in love with the priest brought in to calm them, he has to unearth the skeleton in the family closet before it ends up killing them all. Shadows in Time by Laura Baumbach Trying to avoid ruin and disgrace, young naive Neal Clifton, wealthy heir to a sizable Boston family fortune faces the illicit and dangerous complication of his first affair with man--a scheming, unscrupulous man with influence and power that reaches beyond the grave. Neal vows to never give into his own unnatural desires again but finds his only hope for escape in the hands (and arms) of stoic silversmith, Peter Wade.

DragonKin


Fyreheart - 2010
    During the summer between Harry's 5th and 6th year, an ancestor of Harry's discovers the last of the line has been mistreated and decides it's time to intercede.

Shadows on the Wall


AraSigyrn - 2010
    Spoilers to 'The Great Game.'Podfic: http://www.audiofic.jinjurly.com/shad...Words: 18,160 complete

The Guardians


Rilbur Skryler - 2010
    Halfway through college, with loving, wonderful parents and a supportive brother. Then he made the mistake of coming out of the closet, and fell into the depths of hell, and chooses suicide. Moments before death, Fate intervenes. And her hand shall guide him through a hell beyond imagining to a fate that will change the foundations of the world.

Repertoire


Mychael Black - 2010
    Although Devon has been forthcoming in his own past, Vincent has remained silent on his own. Now a new menace has reared its ugly head.A figure from Vincent's past is poised to claim Cardiff, Wales, as his own--using his sorcery and otherworldly charisma to force the people to follow him. Knowing he has no choice, Vincent realizes he must stop the madness before it's too late. Doing so requires him to admit who he is and to protect the people who once revered him.It's going to take every resource he possesses--even those he fought hard to forget.

Pasion's Dream


Kate Cotoner - 2010
    He's traveled the length of the Eastern Mediterranean in his search for a cure, and desperation leads him to the shrine of the healing god Amphiaraos. There Pasion meets Kyronides, his former beloved and once the most beautiful youth in Athens. An accident has robbed Kyronides of his sight, and if the shrine's priests can't cure him, Kyronides will be sent into exile.Finally able to tell Kyronides why he was forced to end their relationship, Pasion discovers that the truth cures his affliction -- but as the days pass without a miracle for Kyronides, Pasion must think of another way to heal his beloved.

Another Border


K.I.L. Kenny - 2010
    A little banter and some massage are easy, but getting Ed to open up about what's on his mind is a trickier proposition. A teacher's Socratic methods aren't going to work. It will take a lot of TLC and some unorthodox healing methods for Jeff to lull his man into a restful sleep.

Have Hope


Erin Sheppard - 2010
    And doesn't make it.Fortunately, luck's on his side, and he wakes up in the house – the bed – of a local clinic doctor, Mohammed Saleem. Attractive and smart, with a sharp sense of humor and a tattoo, Mohammed is exactly the kind of guy John falls for. Mohammed has very strict rules about what should and shouldn't happen during a recovery period, but John's sure he can change that.

Feral


Wendy Stone - 2010
    Jenna Goodwin is dedicated to two things, her Veterinarian Clinic and her brother, maybe not in that order. So when her brother called, she came running. He's presented her with a puzzle, one she is now eager to solve. Jacob was a prince. He'd been kidnapped and held by two rogue vampires that had used as a sex toy and a pin cushion. He's gone a bit feral and Jenna sees something in his gleaming golden eyes that she can't resist. Can she find a way to bring him back and keep him safe from the vampires? Will he woo her into leaving everything she knows and coming away with him to his country? Only time can tell.

Hand of Glory


Kate Cotoner - 2010
    A misunderstanding over some church brasses leads to lunch with Matthew Jennings, the attractive young vicar, but soon the two men are plunged into a five hundred-year-old mystery when a Hand of Glory is discovered in the walls of the local pub.Ethan and Matt discover clues left by the Hand’s original owner, Abbot Fosbroke, who was executed for satanic practices and theft. Local lore states that Fosbroke’s treasure is still waiting to be found, though generations have searched for it in vain. While Matt battles with demons from his past, Ethan urges him to rebuild his life and live for the moment. Their happiness—and the good of the village community—is entangled with the mystery of Fosbroke’s treasure, and only the Hand of Glory can point the way.

The Nexus


Richard Fazio - 2010
    But he quickly discovers he possesses extraordinary psychic abilities. His dreams become mirrors to the past, revealing his friends' most private secrets. His thoughts manifest themselves into pure energy, giving him superhuman abilities. His search to discover what is happening leads Sykes on a page-turning adventure into the mysteries locked within the human mind. As events unfold, Sykes finds himself lost in a maze of metaphysical intrigue and immediate danger. At the center of it all is a covert genetics experiment called Project H.E.L.I.X. With the help of his closest friends, Sykes twists and turns through lies and deceptions on his quest to discover the truth about the source of his powers. Each hour, Sykes' abilities continue to strengthen, becoming much more powerful than anything science or the military could have envisioned. His adversaries will stop at nothing to prevent him from exposing Project H.E.L.I.X. to the world.

Fall Into the Night


P.A. Brown - 2010
    It was a position he rejected years before when he and his autocratic father clashed over Selhdun's homosexuality. Instead, Selhdun became a linked pilot and owner of his own ship, the Necromancer. Linked pilots are the only ones who can take a ship through Jump, a form of hypserspace travel that allows the empire of man, known as the Autarch, to thrive.War drove the humans off their home world of Terra (Earth). In the subsequent years, the coordinates of the Terran Jumpoint were lost. When they eventually resurface, Selhdun and the Necromancer are hired to transport a group of scientists back to Terra in order to ascertain whether humans can safely return to the planet of their origin.But numerous forces in and out of government don't want Selhdun to succeed. Troubles plague the expedition, including an assassination attempt and brutal enemies hell-bent on stopping Selhdun and the ship, even as he and his crew make strides in their mission. Yet in Terran space, a new lethal menace awaits, and soon everyone on board the Necromancer discovers the battle to stay alive has only just begun... Genres: Gay / Bisexual (M/M & F/F) / Contains Some Heterosexual (M/F) Content / Science Fiction/ Futuristic

The Blind Prophecy


Jamie Lowe - 2010
    But after King Reagan is assassinated and Prince Meilyr's own life is threatened, there is no one else he can turn to. Nicholi and Ein put aside their dislike for the prince to deliver him to the safety of his loyal soldiers, but the situation turns even more dangerous when the prince finds himself attracted to the lovers. The trio has to learn to work together to get Prince Meilyr to the border before his kingdom falls apart. Can they make it in time, or will their feelings get in the way?

Wanted


A.J. Llewellyn - 2010
    To escape his heartbreak, a severely depressed Mingo moves to the North Shore of Oahu. Eager to start a new life and to forget, Mingo soon learns that Turtle Bay might be the home of big surf, but it also has even bigger secrets. He catches the eye of a mysterious stranger, Jason, a sexy lone wolf with a troubled, sketchy past. The two become embroiled in a tempestuous love affair that turns dangerous when Mingo discovers Jason is spying on him.Involved in his first big murder case, Mingo needs all his emotional resources to help find a missing young housewife…yet his private life just turned deadly. He has no idea why Jason would be tracking his every move—or even who hired him. Determined to find the truth, he hires big black, bad French former mercenary, Francois, to help him…and discovers shocking truths…Mingo McCloud has gone from wanting to wanted.

Nate and Rich


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 22,094

A Clean Start


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx word count: 21,066

No More Mirages


S.J. Frost - 2010
    In the timeline of the Conquest series, this short story would fall during No Fear, Conquest Book 2.__________Status: CompleteWord count: 5,318

Trey #3


Bryl R. Tyne - 2010
    Funny, both Drew and Travon figured the accountant-degree-holding Trey to be a safe bet. Both are fiercely protective. None expected to meet.With the loot bagged, the ironic love triangle exposed, and the cops on the way, what's there to do but drag Trey along for the ride?Trey discovers sometimes choosing between the lesser of two evils is all but impossible.

Repercussions


Auburnimp - 2010
    How will Uriel's defection affect the angels and the demons?Uriel tells Gabriel and Michael what he told Raphael, that he no longer trusts any of them.Lucifer tries to find answers to Uriel's change of heart while Nathaniel sees a different threat and does his best to deal with it.Abriel approaches Andriel who discovers some of Sophia Pistis' plans and Tobias confides in Lucifer.Then Ariel is abducted and the situation becomes even worse.

The Blackfeet Boys - Part I: Warriors By Day - Lovers By Night


T.J. Johnson - 2010
    They fought with overwhelming brutality, and felt no remorse for those they destroyed. Blackfeet warriors spilled the blood of their enemies everywhere, including onto their own bodies as a symbol of their triumph. Their battle-axes, clubs, tomahawks, and spears were permanently stained with blood. They fought to steal, to overwhelm, and to survive. Men that celebrate their shared love is against tribal laws, and the custom is to either cast out or kill the offending boys. Windtalker and Kiyo grew up using their excellent hunting skills to keep the village supplied with fresh game. During the winter season, when the tribe moves into the deep gorges to escape the frigid winds and deep snows, the fighters teach the young men to attack like warriors by killing without mercy. The young men are exceptional with bows and arrows, accurate with spears, and deadly with battle-axes. By spring, they devise a plan to leave the village by riding across the treacherous ridges and rivers in the Glacier Mountains. Collecting their cache of supplies and weapons, they make their escape, seeking a secret valley far from home. They make many discoveries along the way, including befriending a settler family, and aiding the cavalry against the fierce, bloodthirsty renegades. They endeavor to carve out a life together in a valley so remote, they hope no one will ever find their new home. Their skills as hunters and warriors are often put to the test, but nothing can separate or challenge the love of The Blackfeet Boys.

Enter Sandman


Leigh Ellwood - 2010
    When the object of Len's desires, Andrew Gibbons, springs for the nighttime session, Len is amazed by The Sandman's effectiveness...and pleasantly surprised with what he finds in his bed the next morning.For more information on Leigh Ellwood's M/M erotic romance stories, visit her online at http://www.leighellwood.com and read her blog at http://leighwantsfood.blogspot.com.

The Matchmaker


Megan Derr - 2010
    The men immediately resent the presence of a stranger intent upon asking personal questions, especially as Joss bears the title of Matchmaker and they are all quite available for matching...

Corruption


beren - 2010
    Revenge in the Dark Lord's mind requires a fate worse than death and Harry is about to find out what that is.Warning: Non-ConWords:8081 complete

At Piper's Point


Ethan Day - 2010
    Cassidy's plans of a quiet, seaside ceremony to wish a final farewell to Sadie quickly unravel. Interruptions run roughshod, beginning with Neil, who walks out of the ocean and straight into Cassidy's bed. The dominos topple one by one when the little dog he rescues from the hounds of hell brings him to Ben, the hunky vet who rescues Cassidy right back. News of his arrival spreads faster than Cassidy's legs, bringing his boyhood friend and first love Nate Sommers to his doorstep -- leaving Cassidy spiraling into a multi-layered love snafu. As if the island wasn't getting crowded enough for Cassidy's good taste and bad decisions, best friends Ollie and Spencer arrive in time to witness the uninvited return of Cassidy's most recent ex, Teddy, who's refusing to stay dumped. Fists fly and all hell breaks loose amid mojitos and martinis while Cassidy finds himself planning a huge party to celebrate Sadie's life. Accusations are aimed as arguments and libidos boil over, but even through the chaos Cassidy knows exactly who he wants. While he's certainly willing, he isn't sure if he's ready or able for love and life at Pipers Point.

Summer Song


Louise Blaydon - 2010
    Then the new guy on the block, the enigmatic Leonard Nachman, turns his head, and over the summer Billy discovers a new world of romance and lovein a mans arms. But when Kit OReilly, Billys best friend and shadow, comes home after spending the summer with relatives, he finds Billy acting] differently. Soon enough, it becomes obvious that this change is related to Len, and Kit will have to decide if hell accept the relationship Billy and Len have forged, or if hell push Billy and their longtime friendship away.

Squire


Jet Mykles - 2010
    At long last, everything is going his way. He’s about to go into the studio with none other than Brent Rose to put together a new album for his band, the Indigo Knights. Okay, so there’re currently only two members of the band, but with Brent’s help, that’ll soon change. Things are looking up.Then there’s Izzy, Brent’s cousin. Rabin’s never been interested in a guy before but he can sure tell when one is gorgeous, and Izzy is that. He’s also funny, and sweet and...sexy as hell.Since he’s not gay, Rabin never expected to have a fling with Izzy. But Izzy says their having sex doesn’t make him gay. Rabin’s not so sure about that but if Izzy’s good with it, what harm can come of it? Izzy agrees; no one else needs to know.Then an even bigger opportunity means that Rabin has to move away. So if the thing with Izzy was no big deal, why does it hurt when it comes to an end?Publisher's Note: This book contains explicit sexual content, graphic language, and situations that some readers may find objectionable: Male/male sexual practices.

No Other Life Than This


Podga - 2010
    This time though, Roger's future wife, Carrie, wants to set him up with her own brother, Matt. Except when the two meet for the first time, it's not exactly perfect ...

The Last Paladin 4: The Rites Of Spring


Vaughn R. Demont - 2010
    When Lennox is ordered to call off his search, he must face a difficult choice. He can break his vows and save the damsel in distress, or remain a paladin and let a goddess die. The Rites of Spring is the sequel to the Last Paladin Chaser series.

Dark Side of the Moon


Fleshflutter - 2010
    Supernatural - Sam/DeanDean is cursed and loses his sight and hearing.Free Download here: http://amalthia.mediawood.net/ebooks/...Podfic here: http://www.audiofic.jinjurly.com/dark...25484 words Complete

The Best Kind of Prize


D.C. Juris - 2010
    Unbeknownst to Alan, Jack has plans of his own - plans to ask for Alan's hand in marriage. When an argument and Alan's disappearance get in the way of Jack's romantic intentions, is their holiday ruined, or can Alan make things up to Jack in time to still have a Merry Christmas?

Mea Culpa


Auburnimp - 2010
    Will Sophia Pistis destroy two angels?With Ariel's disappearance and the conclusions Nybbas and Sandalphon have reached, Lucifer argues with Sophia Pistis with unsatisfactory results.Tobias talks to Raphael about his confusion over Andriel and then has to deal with the wayward Set.

My Immortal


Auburnimp - 2010
    Tobias and Andriel come to an understanding.Daniel rescues Ariel, who doesn’t seem to need rescuing, and Kieran meets some high power angels.Raphael gets Andriel and Tobias in the same place at the same time and the two go off to look at a house Tobias is thinking of buying.Meanwhile both Lucifer and Nathaniel lose patience with Sophia Pistis.

Tangled Web


Auburnimp - 2010
    Undettered he goes to Samael who has a 'quiet' word with both Abriel and Nathaniel.Sandalphon believes Ariel has gone missing while Nybbas comes to the conclusion that Sophia Pistis is not what she seems to be.

A Warlock's Worth


ella_bane - 2010
    A story of love, loyalty, and secrets too-long kept.Words: 20,639 complete

Lost and Found


Feral Sephrian - 2010
    When new neighbors move in down the street, suddenly Leon spends time with their son, Kalil. Once again, Joshy is completely in the dark about his brother’s actions and is taken by surprise when both Leon and Kalil run away together. The rest of his childhood and adolescence are spent wondering what became of the pair, until one day ...Leon was different from day one, and even though it caused friction with his dad’s narrow-minded views, he never gave up on what he truly was. Exploring his sexuality generates little more than confusion and frustration, until he meets Kalil. They find out they have more in common than people expect, and Leon helps Kalil come to terms with that. Both yearning for freedom from the oppression of their parents, they hatch a plan to escape to New York, where a new life and new opportunities await.

Taken


Chloe Stowe - 2010
    His life had been one of saving the condemned, of bringing life back to the stone cold dead. His calling was noble. His love was not.Michael loved a married man."Gareth Reed," like a lovesick fool, he whispered the name just to feel the taste of the man on his tongue.Gareth worked construction, in his spare time he dug lives out of disasters' rubble. Urban rescue was his calling. Michael Brighton was his love.Theirs had been a story of stolen hours, of games adults play, of futures locked away behind cold wedding bands.Theirs was a love that had no right to be...So a madman took it away.Beneath that very Moroccan sun, with the name of his lover still ripe on his lips, Michael Brighton was stolen away....When the love of a man's life is taken away, he is left with only one choice... Gareth Reed takes him back.

Natural Selection


minor_hue - 2010
    Pairing: Arthur/MerlinRating: NC-17Word Count: ~11,300In which Arthur goes on blind dates, Merlin is his waiter, and everyone takes a ride on the crazy train.Includes: (Crazy)The intended epilogue / companion piece / second ending to "Natural Selection."

The Yaoikuza: Oruji


Yamila Abraham - 2010
    The big thug Okina caught his boss Aruji and his little brother in a compromising situation. He’s come demanding retribution for his sullied sibling. Aruji decides to humor him, but just how far is he planning to take this?Although this story takes place after Soboruji, the Yaoikuza series is meant to be read in any order.

Love You Forever


Terry O'Reilly - 2010
    He didn't think ghosts existed either, but that didn't keep either of those two things from happening to him -- he fell in love with Cooper Jennison the moment they met, and then he became a ghost.Returning to the side of his lover in spirit form, Derrick tries to reach across the divide to comfort and guide his boyfriend as Cooper deals with Derrick's death while warding off the attentions of Derrick's best friend.Memories of their brief time together remind Derrick of his pledge to Cooper: love you forever. Will Derrick succeed in being able to contact his love, or will the veil between the living and the dead prove impenetrable?

Behind A Mask


S.A. Payne - 2010
    But what will be Liam's reaction.

Echoes of the Future


A.B. Gayle - 2010
    The lonely echoes in the corridor of a space station suspended in the vacuum of space, while, on earth, human cultures change and adapt to new threats and challenges. "Burn" which featured in the first edition is out of contract and has been removed from circulation. Conduit by Kate CotonerIsmail and his ex-husband Toki are divided by class and circumstance. Toki is a cybernetic upgrade human and part of the city elite, while Ismail is a baseline human and a cop. Their brief marriage failed when Toki walked out, but now he's back, asking for Ismail's help against Hanuman, a malicious cyber-intelligence who plans to poison the water supply of all baseline humans in the city. Now Ismail and Toki must find the underground reservoir targeted by Hanuman before time runs out for them both.Rescue Me by Jude MasonAssigned to guard Leetchi Ambassador Dar and his family, Lieutenant Thomas Patch finds himself inexplicably drawn to Jad, the diplomat's son. The tall, slender Leetchi turns out to be as gay as Patch and steals his heart. When Jad is kidnapped, Patch goes undercover to find and rescue him. The rescue takes him to the underbelly of the space port city and a whore house where slaves are bought and sold at will. Finding Jad proves easier than he'd hoped, but the rescue takes an insane twist when their escape attempt is thwarted by the one person they knew was on their side. Reversal by A. B. GayleSebastian is bored. He has another five years of lone duty supervising his family's robots on their space station. The last thing he wants to do is the housework. For Christmas, his mother sends him a Domestic Darling cyborg. True to form, she purchases a factory second and sends one that doesn't quite fit the bill. Instead of being a pert blond with big tits and a cute ass like in the advertisement, this one is six foot tall and built like a Greek god, a very virile Greek God. In an attempt to improve its functioning, Sebastian uses some of his brilliant programming skills. The resulting changes ensure Sebastian will never be bored again.

The Glass Dog


A.R. Jarvis - 2010
    Hilarity ensues.

Perfect Gift for a Voyeur


Anel Viz - 2010
    After all, he can’t help but know he’s clearly visible at night in a lit apartment. Either he’s a bit of an exhibitionist or he knows that another man lives across from him and assumes he has no interest in seeing him naked. If he doesn’t care, why should I?

Tease


Mina Kelly - 2010
    Lust wars with more altruistic feelings to paralyze Barnabas until the stranger makes the first move for him -- and then there's no stopping either of them...inside, outside, against the wall, and even occasionally on the bed. But Barnabas starts to wonder if the sex is a distraction from something more important, something his English language challenged new lover isn't saying. When the truth is finally revealed, the betrayal cuts deep, and for Barnabas, it may be too little, too late.

The Horror in Dunwich Hall! (The Christopher King Homo-Horror Stories, #1)


Johnny Murdoc - 2010
    Anyone who knows me knows that I love horror stories, and this is my Halloween gift to the world.

Black Sheep


Auburnimp - 2010
    When Andriel wants Tobias to punish him, he agrees.Far from solving anything, the ‘punishment’ makes Andriel feel worse and he decides he’s not fit to be an angel due to his further betrayal of Lucifer.Tobias finds out the truth and takes Andriel to Samael rather than to face Lucifer and Nathaniel.But Andriel has to face his deepest fears and discovers just how unforgiving the Creator angel can be.

The Blood of Love


Victor J. Banis - 2010
    An endless terror. A love that will never die.The Amorinii, "the Blood" - the undying sons of the loins of Amor, the ancient Roman God of Love. For desiring men, they are forever cast adrift by the Goddess of Love, Venus herself. Scorned and pursued through the centuries by those who would see them destroyed. For some men, love is a curse.

The Search For Eden


Auburnimp - 2010
    All that is left is for them to build a home.

The Cupbearer


A.R. Jarvis - 2010
    In this gay fairy tale, twin brothers are separated when one is taken to the fairy's side of the river.Warning: While not explicit, this story deals with incest.5500 words

Big Ben


Rob Colton - 2010
    Approx. word count: 29,508

Bonds Unbroken


Cia_ - 2010
    Between his club and his job essentially as a mercenary for Velaku, the local Carthera leader who let him live in his territory, he has little time to worry about finding a mate. If that is even possible for one of his kind. That doesn't mean he doesn't want one though.

The Day the World Went Away


pyjamagurl - 2010
    When a particular hunt goes badly, he gets knocked out, only to awaken five years in the future. Things are definitely different; Castiel is a hunter, Sam is married and things between Dean and Castiel have gone somewhere Dean really hadn't expected. And somewhere in all of this there is a lesson to be learned.Words: 59,658 completeArt by i_rise_inside

Something Queer in the Cellar


Josephine Myles - 2010
    Pete, the trainee barman, is warned about “something queer” down in the cellar, and finds out just how accurate that description is!__________Status: completeGenre: eroticaTags: m/mWord count: 1,714