Desolate Press

Halfway To Someday
Series: Wild Child, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,960. Language: English. Originally Published: September 5, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Rocker Jesse Winters just wants to be left alone. If he could melt into oblivion, he would bid farewell to the wild child of rock n' roll so many have dubbed him in recent months. Truth is, there was never anything reckless, wild, or even deliberate about most of the things that had happened on Wild Child's last tour, but had anyone cared to listen? No! Which was precisely why he was sitting in...
Wildfire's Requiem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Originally Published: September 8, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Polyamory, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Shifters, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Building a new pride is backbreaking work, especially in an unpredictable territory where lack of rain leads to wildfires and drought. For brothers Pike and Nathan, this is the opportunity to build a pride house and harem of their own, though the last thing they expect is the fates to send them three very different lions who might not be able to get along.
Gemini's Rogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,470. Language: English. Originally Published: September 3, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Growing up with a strictly religious father in a house with little joy, or love, left Grady Stoltz eager to get out. At the first opportunity that presented itself, they left home with a young man who swept them off their feet, used their preferred pronouns, and accepted that they were gender fluid and wished to shed the name Grady and all of the constraints of their former life. Dubbed Gemini...
Guitars and Choices
Series: Guitars and Family, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,790. Language: English. Originally Published: September 2, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Bisexual
Staying in the city could cost him his life, but going home means facing a buried past and truths long hidden. Asher Logan has been a lot of things: runaway, guitarist, cage fighter, and cowboy, but the one thing he's always avoided was being a father to his young son. Now faced with returning to his family's ranch, he's forced to deal with the knowledge that the move would put him right down...
Love In Shimmering Chartreuse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,460. Language: English. Originally Published: September 6, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Romance » Multicultural & Interracial, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Koda is an artist, a bit of a recluse, and not well-versed in social situations. Shy and a bit reserved, he sees an opportunity to break away from routine, and his trailer park home, when he spies a poster advertising a trial hosted by a college psychology department. Titled A Social Experiment, the project pairs total strangers up to live together for a year either in groups of two or three...
Tripping Over The Edge Of Night
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,180. Language: English. Originally Published: September 4, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Going home had never felt so wrong. When Derrick received the phone call informing him of his mother's death, it felt like the bottom had dropped out of his entire world. Gone was every hope and ideal he'd left home with, replaced with the bitter realization that he'd run out of time, run out of plans, and was desperately close to running out of give-a-damn. It doesn't help to come face to face...
Serpent's Kiss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Originally Published: October 20, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Shifters, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Bounty Hunter, psychic, snake shifter. Darian has all but been banished from his family for his visions, for his lineage, and for the way he lives his life. But when he meets Zaiden, he's left wondering if his visions might be the least of his worries. While searching for their missing sibling, Zaiden and his sister, Kaandhal come across the last pure-blooded psy-clairvoyant of their kind...
Midnight Musicals And Coffee Ice Cream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,360. Language: English. Originally Published: September 6, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Later in Life, Fiction » Romance » Multicultural & Interracial, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Takashi never imagined that a simple call to an escort service would result in meeting Zander. What started out as a date to the winter gala at his office, morphed into a series of paid dates that offer him several unique opportunities to get to know the handsome, enigmatic escort. Zander hates feeling like an ornament. After four years he's ready for a new occupation. Unfortunately, he isn't...
Guitars and Cages
Series: Guitars and Family, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,630. Language: English. Originally Published: September 2, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Bisexual
Asher Logan is a bartender and a pretty wicked guitar player when he isn't wrecking his hands fighting in a cage. With a past he keeps hoping to outrun, Asher's been on a downward spiral for longer than he can remember. When his sister-in-law leaves Rory, his eight-year-old nephew, in his care, Asher is forced into two things he's never been good at: sobriety and responsibility. As he struggles...
Waiting For Raine Bonus Content
Series: Comet Lake Chronicles, 1.5. Price: Free! Words: 8,650. Language: English. Originally Published: October 15, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Polyamory, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Shifters, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Raine, Aiden, and Gabriel worked through the challenges they faced in Waiting for Raine, only to face a whole new set of challenges as they await the arrival of their first litter of pups. From uncomfortable blankets to insatiable appetites, they experience the changes and the excitement together. Takes place following Book 1 of the Comet Lake Chronicles: Waiting for Raine. This is just a small...
Babber Into My Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Originally Published: October 13, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Bastian has never belonged to anyone, and he doesn't expect a bit of pet training and an event at a pretty resort to change that. In fact, the only reason he came at all is that his best friend, Chauncy, was too shy to come on his own. Chauncy has dreams of becoming the perfect pet for some special person, while Bastian couldn't imagine ever allowing anyone to change him. He loves who he is and...
Roadhouse Reds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Originally Published: September 4, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Workplace, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Born moments before his parents crashed landed on Earth, Jason was raised in foster care. As soon as he was old enough, he packed his backpack and hit the road. Just him and his bike. Now a jaded young man, living above a roadhouse diner and bar with several other misfits, he struggles to understand friendships, relationships, and the bonds of family. Unbeknownst to Jason, other refugees from...
Racing the Sky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,480. Language: English. Originally Published: September 3, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Nicky dreamed of Cliffhangers, Suicide Cams and the Kiss of Death, wanting more than anything to make it to the professional motocross circuit and dazzle fans. His bike was his life, his world, especially after his boyfriend, Terry, dumped him for earning a sponsor when Terry couldn't. It's still devastating, being cheated on and cast aside by the only man he's ever loved, but there's little he...
Forged in Steel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: English. Originally Published: October 11, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Losing his parents in a train crash was bad enough, but having the bank seize their home, leaving him homeless in his final weeks of high school was almost more than Trace could bear. He got that diploma though, and then headed to Minneapolis, hoping to find work. Little did he know how difficult it would be for a young man with no job experience and no place to live. Instead of working, he...
Cemetery Blues
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Originally Published: October 11, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Five years ago, Ethan Rayne's life was on the right track. In college, a member of the football team, on his way to a degree, with a boyfriend he cared for deeply and a bright future ahead of him, it was a far cry from the place he'd grown up, and the life he'd led in that dismal, falling down house. Then tragedy struck the person closest to him, his little sister, and despair, grief, and self...
All Roads Lead Within
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Originally Published: October 11, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
A cerulean sky glittering with stars. A young man with no direction, a middle-aged man holed up in the canyon he retreated to decades before. It's a collision course filled with philosophy, dead poets, music, dancing, and conversations that spill from one day to the next. Somewhere in that turbulent mix of history and dreams, they discover that their frayed edges are weaving together to create...
Devin's Boys
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,760. Language: English. Originally Published: September 5, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Polyamory, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
Coming home was supposed to be the end of something, until Mikal barreled into his life….and he wasn't alone. For Devin McKay, music has been his lover, his drug, and his best friend for as long as he can remember, but there was always something he denied himself while he pursued it. Now that his band has broken up and he's returned to his hometown of Stoney Brook, he's settled into a new...
Ta Weezo's Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Originally Published: September 2, 2023 by Desolate Press. Categories: Fiction » LGBTQ+ » Gay, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Shifters, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » General, Fiction » Romance » LGBTQ+ » Gay
What Sabre believed was an individual anomaly turned out to be something beyond legend and lore, a whole different culture he'd never known existed. The only way he can move forward is to let his shields down long enough to trust the man whose conversations he's come to enjoy, but to do that, he'll have to stop distancing himself from everyone.