THE Q and Inspiration

 The Q is one of the books I’m most proud of. It also has the distinction…

My Most Autobiographical Novel Coming to Audiobook UNRAVELING

Thrilled to announce that David Allen Vargo will once again give voice to one of my…

DINNER AT JACK’S Warms Your Heart, Soul, and Belly

    My redemptive story of food, love, and yes, PTSD–DINNER AT JACK’S is another romance…

The First Chapter of my Lambda Literary Award Finalist BLUE UMBRELLA SKY

  Blue Umbrella Sky is my novel about starting over and how love can heal wounds.…

SEASPRAY Gets a Rave Review from OnTopDownUnder Book Reviews

Today, I’m #grateful for #book reviewers who “get it” and understand completely what I was trying…

My Latest Release: Seaspray

  So excited to announce my newest book is now available in ebook with paperback to…

My Thriller, TOXIC, Just Released in Audiobook!

  So thrilled to announce the release of my newest book newest version, an audiobook performed…

BLINK Is Now Out in Audiobook

I’m proud to announce that, in addition to paperback and ebook, one of my most autobiographical…

COMING SOON: Seaspray–Escape from Domestic Violence Meets the Twilight Zone

  ABOUT THE BOOK Winslow Birkel is a sweet young man in his first relationship. But…

Audiobook Alert: PERILS OF INTIMACY Is On Its Way!

In #audiobook news, I’m thrilled to announce the talented David Allen Vargo will perform the audiobook …

My Next Novel, SEASPRAY is Coming Soon!

  I just got back the final proof for my next #book, SEASPRAY, a magical realism…

Life Changes in the BLINK of an Eye

When I go back and re-read portions of Blink, my memoirish (I admit it!) gay love…

  Genre: Paranormal, LGBTQIA+, fantasy, gay, magic, fae, werewolf, shifter, witches, coven, gods, polyamory Add to…

The Power of Redemptive Love in My Ghost Story, HOPE

My short story HOPE is a poignant quick read. It’s a little #scary, a little #sweet, and all about the…

BIGGER LOVE is Now Out in Audiobook

Thrilled to announce that my angsty small-town high school story of young love, coming out, and…

Listen Up! My Novel PENANCE is Now Out in Audiobook!

So excited to share the new audiobook edition of my novel about Chicago street kids and…

RELEASE DAY! I Unleash My Chilling Thriller, TOXIC, On the World

  So thrilled to announce the release of my newest book–a chilling thriller that #1 New…

COVER REVEAL FOR MY THRILLER TOXIC

 I’m #grateful to be able to finally share with you Natasha Snow’s #terrifying cover for my…

SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES NOW AVAILABLE IN AUDIOBOOK!

New in #audiobook! SKY FULL OF MYSTERIES. My poignant novel that asks, “Can love endure over…

Hungry? Consider DINNER AT JACK’S!

  My redemptive story of food, love, and yes, PTSD–DINNER AT JACK’S is another romance with…

A Chilling Excerpt from MOVING TOWARD THE LIGHT

   ABOUT THE BOOK Sequel to PenanceMiranda had been through it all in her young life: homelessness,…

NEW RELEASE Moving Toward the Light

My novella, MOVING TOWARD THE LIGHT is now available! Get it from JMS Books (https://www.jms-books.com/rick-r-reed-c-224_245/moving-toward-the-light-p-4216.html or…

What Inspired Me to Write THE Q

   The Q is one of the books I’m most proud of. It also has the…

My Top Ten 2021 Movies

Here are my Top 10 Movies of 2021. Note that I’m including a few streaming “series”…

2021 Year In Writing

2021 was my year to color outside the lines. From a raw and poignant portrayal of…