Ryen Justice lives a quiet existence in Sequim, Washington, running a successful horse farm with his twin brother and sister-in-law. Still, something nameless in him yearns for more.
An old barn on the farm becomes Ryen’s haven where he spends evenings watching the moon and stars. With Halloween approaching, he volunteers to decorate the barn for a party, knowing the job will guarantee him more time alone.
One night as Ryen labors, a man walks out of the woods. Ryen knows he should feel apprehensive, but he is intrigued by the dark-haired stranger who calls himself Kamer. What Ryen doesn’t know is that lurking beneath Kamer’s handsome face lies something that could prove dangerous to both Ryen’s body and soul.
Inked In Blood
Jeff Holloway is a twenty-five-year-old skater with a killer smile and lots of free time on his hands.
He’s also a vampire who prowls the dark corners of San Francisco looking for entertainment and his next meal.
Lately, he’s been spending lots of time watching a tattoo parlor in the Mission District, where someone tall, artistic, and handsome has caught his eye.
Santiago Alvarez, the forty-three-year-old owner of Iron & Ink has a huge secret. He lives a quiet life, finding joy in his career and his friends, but it’s caused him to shut himself off from dating and getting close to anyone romantically.
When he bumps into Jeff on the sidewalk near his shop, he’s intrigued but hesitant to let anyone get close.
An unexpected event one night will change everything for both men, and neither of their futures will ever be the same.
Southampton Sea Breeze
Despite having known each other for half their lives, it took years of heartache before Carter Hamilton and Riley Porter-Wright could admit they were perfect for each other. They’re in a great place now, and neither wants to rock the boat, but that hasn’t stopped Carter from thinking it’s time to ask Riley a certain question that’s been on his mind.
This free story is linked to Behind The Stick, Book 3 in The Speakeasy, and features Carter and Riley from Calm and Wake.
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Hearts to Spare
Hearts to Spare was written as part of the Be Mine Valentine’s Bash Facebook event, which included a flash fiction feature. All of the flash fiction contributed to the event can be read for free in the Be Mine compilation.
This flash fiction features characters from Tidal and The Speakeasy, two series by K. Evan Coles and Brigham Vaughn.
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