Gwen's been in love with her best friend since high school, but now that they're growing up, she wonders if it's time to look elsewhere for both friendship and romance. Without even realizing she's doing it, Gwen recounts twenty years of longing in sketches that launch the comic book career she's always wanted.
In this story about love and loyalty, friendship is tested, broken, and mended. Because as Gwen moves forward with her life, she realizes there is no forgetting that first person who ignited desire and frustration, melancholy and love.
There is no letting go of the hope that someday, they might find one another again. But sometimes you've got to risk a broken heart in order to find your one true love.
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Jea Hawkins writes sweet and spicy contemporary lesbian romance. She writes all her paranormal romance and urban fantasy as Lucy True.
Regardless of genre, if love conquers all, then she’d like to think her heroines can rule the world one day. An east coast transplant to the Midwest, she loves to write about complicated women and settings that feel like home.
Personal addictions include autumn, cozy sweaters, hot chocolate, and the Sims 3. She’s both an avid reader and gamer, and hopes readers don’t mind a few geeky references here and there in her work.
The last thing Tori wants is to live her life by anyone else’s rules but her own. Ever since she left the world of country clubs and debutante balls behind, she has lived free of the standards imposed by others. But something is missing…
…and that something is Madeleine, a carefree grad student from the same upper class social circles. The attraction is unexpected and, to Tori’s surprise, more liberating than the life she has cultivated for herself. Piece by piece, Madeleine takes down the wall that conflict and heartbreak have built around Tori’s emotions.
Is loving Madeleine the key to Tori’s healing and happiness? And is Tori willing to step back into that world, even just a little, to take a chance on a love that could last?
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I knew it was a mistake… to tell her.
To tell her I loved her.
We were just friends with benefits. She didn’t have those feelings for me.
To her, beautiful, stunning, sexy Alicia, we were just fooling around.
But I told her anyway.
I don’t know why I did. I knew I’d get hurt.
I knew she couldn’t possibly be in love with me, too.
There are two rules: Never fall for a straight girl, and never fall for your friend.
I’d broken rule number two. Serves me right.
I walked out of her room biting back the tears, thinking how foolish I was.
Until I heard her call my name.
And then something amazing happened…
She told me she loved me, too.
Smell of Her by Donata Love is a steamy and passionate lesbian romance telling the tale of a young woman taking a risk by admitting to her true feelings for her friend.
Smell of Her concludes with a happy ending, and contains plenty of steam.
What happens when a barista with dreams of becoming a journalist meets a senator's daughter?
Hayley Becker is a hard-working Midwestern girl who dreams of being a journalist and her goal is within reach. That is, until she falls for glamorous Veronica Stone-McClusky, a senator's daughter.
As these unlikely opposites attract, Hayley can't deny the allure of Veronica's world, a world she soon discovers is at odds with her ambitions. Hayley learns that dreams aren't always what they seem and sometimes, like it or not, the least likely person is the one you fall in love with.
With career aspirations pulling her one way and her love life pulling her in another direction, Hayley is forced to make a choice or risk losing what she values most.
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It's time to turn on the charm like never before, but can Max master the rules of love?
Fiona thought she knew what she wanted in life: travel, excitement, and a new lover every week. Everything changes when she loses her father unexpectedly. Returning to the Midwest, she reunites with her best friends, a circle of elemental witches whose talents balance one another’s.
Though she’s eager to settle her affairs and resume her journey, Fiona meets someone who gives her a reason to stay – Gabrielle, a gorgeous bartender and fellow witch.
Piece by piece, Fiona builds a new life, one she hopes to share with Gabe. But it turns out Fiona isn’t the only one with ghosts to put to rest.
Will they be able to release the past, so they can they weave the magick of their present lives together?
This is a lightly paranormal lesbian romance about two good witches falling in love.
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