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 Another tender romance about the healing power of love by Jeff Erno, one of the best loved authors of gay fiction.


At thirty-eight years of age, Chandler finds himself single and caring for his brother Raymond, who suffers numerous health problems.

Mired in grief from the multiple deaths of close family members, he recedes into himself, crippled with anxiety and obsessive-compulsive tendencies.

Early one morning Chandler’s life is flipped on its end when he encounters his neighbor, twenty-five year old Marcus.

Nothing about a relationship with this young man makes sense. For one thing, Marcus is... well... YOUNG. He's also biracial and has all kinds of tattooed muscles!

The streetwise Marcus introduces Chandler to an entirely different lifestyle, pulling the would-be hermit from his shell, albeit kicking and screaming. But how long can such a relationship last, and what about Raymond? Chandler fears a guy like Marcus, seemingly perfect in every way, won't be able to truly accept Chandler with all his baggage.

An unexpected bombshell detonates and Chandler learns some unsavory details about Marcus, who he really is, and what he's done in the past.

Finally, it's Chandler who must decide if he can accept Marcus' baggage.

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About the author

 Jeff Erno is an award-winning author of gay-themed literature. He began writing in the early 1990s. Originally his work was posted on a free, amateur web site, where it was eventually discovered and published. He writes stories that span several sub-genres including Young Adult,  m/m romance, gay fiction, BDSM, and sci-fi, and paranormal.


Until recently, Erno worked as a retail store manager but now writes full-time. He currently resides in southern Michigan.  He loves animals, particularly cats, and enjoys reading, movies, theater, country-western music, community service, political activism, and cake decorating.


Visit his web site at

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Ai Press
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May 5, 2017
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Fiction / LGBT / Gay
Fiction / Romance / LGBT / Gay
Fiction / Romance / Multicultural & Interracial
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