Growing up happens differently for everyone. Finding yourself takes time, and for some of us it's not an easy process. Sometimes it can happen fast, all to fast. Sometimes we let parts of ourselves stray behind. Sometimes things must get worse before they can get better. Sometimes much, much worse. But these are the things that define us. That much, at least, St. John Allerdyce knows. But it's one thing to know something and another to live through it.
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.
Since the dawn of time the fae and human race have lived along side each other. Once a warrior, Skold, an elf, is now a notorious bounty hunter in the twenty-first century who is hired to investigate a mysterious chain of events that could throw the world into chaos while also trying to regain his lost memories.
Drowning himself in booze and woman, Rex Reckless is on a downward spiral that his fame and rockstar career can't save him from. The loss of his twin sister Roxie is taking its toll on him and it's only a matter of time before he joins her in death if he doesn't change his ways. Rex doesn't expect is to find a very beautiful woman on his birthday, blue eyes so familiar to his lost sisters. Of course the next day questions arise when the beautiful woman turns out to be a man who dresses as a woman.
The biggest question being - Why does Reck still wants the beautiful man?
This story of two men begins in the 1930s turbulent prewar Europe. One is Moscow born Vladek’s coming of age tale. He studies German, works for Soviet intelligence during World War II and eventually moves to USA. The other is Franz, a teacher in Berlin who escapes to Moscow after a scandal involving a student, the son a Nazi official. He becomes Vladek’s teacher, mentor and more.
Andy is a deeply closeted priest who has lived his life denying his sexuality. But after a rogue night with Marcus, indulging in long buried temptations, Andy can no longer ignore the truth about who he is. Can he come to terms with his sexuality without abandoning his faith? Will Marcus stick around while Andy learns what it means to be a gay Catholic?
*This is a revised version of my original story.* The saying goes, love comes in all shapes and sizes...does that include the astral projection of your best friend? A story love, friendship, and selfless burglary.