Lane Hardy returns from the rehab center in San Diego. Lane and Carlos pick up their relationship where they left off. Lane is haunted by Stamper's ghost putting his newfound sobriety at risk. A door keeps appearing in Lane's apartment building that is a portal to everyone's fear.
Just as Annesville is starting to get itself back together a new darkness sweeps through its street. Angel is getting used to his new job as sheriff. Sarah and Mara are getting used to their new role as parents. Lane must deal with the growing threat of the Nobodies and face them on their ground. The question is whether or not he will survive it.
It's been said that suffering builds character. And there are few that know suffering better than young Justin. Only 14 years old, he has found an easy way out. A suicidal tendency that he is hoping will bring an end to his misery. But when he meets a mysterious boy at the end of Navy Pier one dark evening...he is given an alternative. One that will give him purpose, and set in motion the events that will lead to his ultimate destiny....in a world not like our own.
Young Jake has been guided towards his high school building along with many other survivors from all of the surrounding areas, as the country attempts to make it through a zombie outbreak. It is only by chance that a beautiful stranger gets holed up in the same building. Even in a world overrun by the dead, love can still make you feel so alive.
In Roc City people tend to disappear without a trace and die without a cause. It is a haunted town, a town full of haunted places and twisted spaces. No one knows this better than Lane Hardy. Lane is a medium, able to communicate with the dead, a gift that he doesn't want but has to deal with. Carlos Santino is a detective for the Roc City Police Department. In the midst of a great depression life has become meaningless. But when he crosses paths with charismatic, eccentric Lane Hardy. Together they must deal with a powerful evil.
These are poems: Prose-poetry/Lyrical prose, ballads, sonnets and other forms.
Topic span: Space, Insanity, Death, Society, Frustration, Beauty, Peace, Despair, Intimacy and Sex -- but most are actually love poems.
Kiorl has been lonely for a long, long time: and more irritatingly, he's been aware of that fact. All his usual distractions have been wearing thin for a decade or so, and this leaves Kiorl wondering if he is even capable of being loved. Luckily, someone is about to arrive in the Innermost Circle who might try and find out.
Annesville: A small mountain town, one of the last sanctuaries after the outbreak. Sarah and Mara: A loving couple whose relationship is about to be put to the ultimate test. Angel: A deputy for the sheriff department. He's battling a terrible bout of depression after his boyfriend leaves him for another man and moves to California.Lane Hardy: A mysterious young man with great and terrible powers. As outside forces threaten the town the darkness in Lane Hardy starts to consume him.
Early in his experience of being locked down in Hillside High School with many other refugees who are fleeing the current zombie outbreak in Chicago, 16 year old Sonny tries to find pleasure within the pain. Joy in the midst of horror. Little does he know the chaos that is soon to come! This is the 5th spinoff of the 'Shelter' series! (http://www.gayauthors.org/story/comicality/shelter) Enjoy! And letme know what you think!