Bear Hugs by Beau to Beau Books
Approx. 17,930 words.
Published on August 1, 2010.
When Eric spends a day in the park in search of just the right setting for his painting, he meets a man who very quickly wins his heart. Eric soon realizes that he has never known a love like the love he feels for this man. When this man confesses a desire that he has carried with him for almost half a century, Eric wonders if his own desire for true love may not be the same as this man's.