Ash Penn is a mature student studying for a degree in English language/literature. Higher education has taught her the delights of Shakespeare, and the dread of Shakespeare--usually at around exam time. Her fiction is quintessentially British in tone and she often finds inspiration for her stories on the beach where she spends a good part of each summer, armed with a notepad, a pencil, and a flask of luke-warm tea.
Genre: LGBT Contemporary Closeted eighteen-year-old Steve Chiverton's fantasy boyfriend is Beau Mason, a quiet and reserved older man who lives on the edge of the village. A man who barely knows Steve exists. Amateur artist Beau's fantasy is Rick Angell, international rock star and the fuel of many an erotic dream. Temptation is the hottest club in town, and Steve's there looking for a boyfriend who can tear down his walls of secrecy. Beau's there too, looking for indiscriminate sex to ease the ... more info>>
When world-weary Louis Duncan returns to the English town where he grew up, the last thing on his mind is finding love. He's come home to be at his estranged mother's side as she lies comatose in a hospital bed. The always-sunny barman Jake Harvey yearns to offer Louis much more than a willing ear. After an evening of too much wine, too much Indian take-out, and too much of Jake's soft lips, Louis succumbs to the young man's charms. Jake proves to be a passionate lover as well as a loyal friend... more info>>
Bar worker and serial slut Terry Seymour is hardly charm personified when it comes to romance. In fact, he doesn't believe in love at all despite his latent desire for his best friend of fourteen years, builder Marc Pierce. Dan Hutchinson is a young homeless man living in a derelict house Marc's halfway to renovating. When Marc announces Dan's moving in for a while, Terry is understandably miffed. After all, it hasn't been that long since Marc spilt with his boyfriend of a year, so why is he in... more info>>