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What Inspired Me to Write DINNER AT HOME

If, or hopefully when, you read my book, Dinner at Home, you’ll encounter Hank Mellinger, a…

THE MAN FROM MILWAUKEE, my Jeffrey Dahmer Thriller, Is Now Out in Audiobook!

  Genre: Horror/Thriller, LGBTQIA+, horror, mental illness, grief, virgin/first time, Jeffrey Dahmer, HIV, AIDS Length: 7 hrs…

My Top Ten Favorite Reads of 2020

I am, and have always been, a voracious reader. The ability to escape into fiction has…

My Take on THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL

I’ve always loved the darkly beautiful fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen. “Matches” is my gay…

M4M: How Three Stories Translate Into One Great Love

  About the Book Three great stories. One great love. VGL Male Seeks Same Poor Ethan…

The Perfect Idea for Thanksgiving: Enjoy DINNER AT HOME

Dinner at Home, my “romance with recipes,” offers you a compelling love story, a taste of…

New and Notable: BURNING IT DOWN by Christopher Koehler

  Title: Burning It Down Series: CalPac Crew, Book Three Author: C. Koehler Publisher: NineStar Press…

New Release Blitz: Eye of the Beholder by Thomas Grant Bruso

  Genre: Paranormal, LGBTQIA+, established couple, evil spirits, businessman, law enforcement, mental illness, horror Add to…

MUTE WITNESS is out today!

  Genre: Contemporary, LGBTQIA+, established couple, men with children, family drama, contemporary, crime Add to Goodreads…

Have DINNER AT THE BLUE MOON CAFE. Watch out for Werewolves!

It’s new release day! DINNER AT THE BLUE MOON CAFE is now out! Get yours at…

NEW AND NOTABLE: Seventh by Rachel White

  Release Date: October 12, 2020 Heat Level: 1 – No Sex Pairing: Male/Male Length: 39300…

HOMECOMING Releases Today!

 Thrilled to announce the release of my next romance novel… Genre: Contemporary, LGBTQIA+, grief, friendship, tear…

COMING SOON: HOMECOMING Will Be Out October 5

My love-rising-out-of-tragedy love story, HOMECOMING, will be released by NineStar Press on Monday, October 5. Preorders…

NEW AND NOTABLE: Missing in Somerville

  Title: Missing in Somerville Author: A.J. Raven Publisher: NineStar Press Release Date: September 21, 2020…

THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR Is Now Out in a Brand-new Edition!

 So pleased to announce my psychological thriller/romantic suspense novel is now out in a new edition…

M4M Re-Release Three Great Stories, One Great Love

  Genre: Contemporary, LGBTQIA+, MM romance, online dating apps, deception, HIV, men over 40, grief Add…

Title: Sand-Man’s Family: An M/M Coming of Age Romance Series: Wild and Precious Book 3 Author:…

Sitting Down to DINNER AT FIORELLO’S

  The new edition of DINNER AT FIORELLO’S, “where love is on the menu” is now…

BASHED, My Hate Crime Love Story Is Now Available!

The GLBT Roundtable of the American Library Association gave Bashed a highly favorable review and recommended…

THE MAN FROM MILWAUKEE Virtual Book Tour Continues!

The Man from Milwaukee is garnering a lot of reader interest and great reviews! Read on…

THE MAN FROM MILWAUKEE is Here!

I’m thrilled to announce that my latest book is now available in ebook and paperback from…

Sky Full of Mysteries: Alien Abduction, Time Travel, and Long-term Love

Sky Full of Mysteries is one of my more unusual novels, inspired by a fever dream, it…

NEW AND NOTABLE: Drifter by Eden Winters

Title: Drifter Author: Eden Winters Publisher: Rocky Ridge Books Release Date: 7/7/20 Heat Level: 3 –…

TORN Is Out Now!

Thrilled to announce my funny and poignant memory story about falling for more than one man…

Dinner at Fiorello’s: Where Food and Romance Are On the Menu

Although Dinner at Fiorello’s doesn’t contain actual recipes, it does contain a lot of food. Below…