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bittermint's Pretty Boys and Pontifications

Dysfunction at Its Finest!!

This is a friends-locked journal, mostly about my various fannish interests and lusts, namely:

Because this LJ contains occasional sexual content, I will not knowingly add anyone under the age of eighteen to my friends list.

I've been writing fan fiction for a number of years, mostly in the X-Files and Smallville fandoms, but in 2008 I launched my pro-writing career with an erotic romance series entitled the Courtland Chronicles. Book #1, The Arrangement, features a m/m/f menage a trois relationship. Books #2 and 3, Strictly Business and By Chance, both prequels, concentrate on the decade-long love affair between my two heroes, Eric and Nick. Book #4, Complications, tells the story of how Eric married his wife, Ally. The fifth and final book, Triad, picks up their story ten years later.

The Arrangement, Strictly Business, By Chance and Complications are now available from Lyrical Press. Triad will be published on December 21, 2009.

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The Arrangement was an All Romance e-books best seller.


Strictly Business was a finalist for the 2009 EPPIE Award in the GLBT category.


Complications won Best Overall Bisexual Novel in Elisa Rolle's 2009 Rainbow Awards.


Triad and By Chance have finished at #8 and #10, respectively, in the Best Erotica Novel category of the 2009 Preditors & Editors Poll.


I also came in at #16 in the Best Author category.

Coming of Age, the print edition of By Chance, Strictly Business and Complications, will be available by mid-August 2009. Here's the cover:


Triad will be out in print in early summer 2010. Here's the paperback cover:


My new m/m novella, ALLEGRO VIVACE, will be published in May 2010 by Amber Quill Press. Here's the cover!


I have another new m/m novella coming this September from Ellora's Cave:


I've just started an off-LJ blog for my pro writing. Come on over and check it out.

And you can find me here on Twitter.

I am also bittermint over on FetLife.

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