Eran’s Release #rainbowsnippets #amwriting #amediting #lgbtqia+

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Today, Paul asks the tough question…

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A haunted expression crossed Eran’s face. Paul could tell he wanted to run, but he’d be damned if he’d let him. He carefully leaned closer across the table. Eran’s warm breath caressed his face and, despite the circumstances, Paul ached for a taste of his parted lips. He wanted to kiss him until the pain left his eyes.

Who hurt you?” he asked gently.

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Paul’s falling in love with the barista at the new-to-him coffee shop. He can’t help it. Eran’s shy smiles and heated gaze across the room is driving him wild.  Now to convince the beautiful, intelligent guy to go out with him.

But Eran’s shyness has been painfully earned. Physically and emotionally abused by his Father and then again by his sister’s brutish boyfriend, he’s wary of intimacy. He jumps at shadows, expecting violence, and is convinced he’s undeserving of anyone’s love.

Paul is determined to show him otherwise. In fact, his friend Shelton agrees that Eran is lovely enough to be a model, and that with a little confidence, he believes Eran can be anything he desires. With the help of a counselor and attending self-defense classes, Eran is making progress, but it just might take Paul’s love to uncover the bold, sexy man hiding inside him.

About diannehartsock

Author of paranormal/suspense, fantasy/adventure, m/m romance and anything else that comes to mind. Oh, and a floral designer.
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7 Responses to Eran’s Release #rainbowsnippets #amwriting #amediting #lgbtqia+

  1. Aww, so bittersweet!

  2. louiselyons013 says:

    Aww, sweet and sad at the same time.

  3. Aww, yep…Paul is just what Eran needs. ❤️

  4. smithandskarry1 says:

    Aw just want to hug him too! So glad he’s found Paul, hope he’s brave enough to let him help 🙂

  5. jlgfellers says:

    This is simply lovely. Paul can see right through Eran’s pain.

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