MDR Publishing

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MDR Publishing focuses on stories for women, people of color (POC), and all varieties of LBGTQA individuals.

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Meyari McFarland & Riley Jordan McAllister

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Gods Between and Behind
Series: Gods Above and Below · Short Story Collections. Pre-release—available December 29, 2017. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gods live in all the quiet places. Behind every single event, a god lurks, alive, dead, undead. Their power buoys up the world and tears it down. When Gods threaten mortal life, one team is called in to deal with it: Xun Rosario and her God Killers. But challenging Gods changes not just the world. It changes your soul, too. Includes an excerpt of Secrets in the Prayers.
The Girl of Silver Clouds
Series: Holiday Romances. Pre-release—available December 22, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Five Holidays. Five celebrations, none of which Caron truly wanted to attend. The thought of facing them, even with her friends, made anxiety race through her. No matter how much Caron wanted to flee, she couldn't. Wouldn't. She couldn't allow her anxiety to control her life. Especially not once she met Sabah who had as many issues as Caron did. For Sabah, Caron was willing to make the effort.
Captive in the Waves
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The air Keanu had summoned dripped moisture. As it should. A thousand feet below the surface, one expected dampness. One did not expect the Gods of the Sea to request Keanu and the team locate a baby god. Even less did one expect that Keanu would know that god: Narinder Vieth, who had been part of the conspiracy that nearly saw Keanu destroyed for 'stealing' the throne of the moon.
Parenthood
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Parenthood is the greatest adventure of all, shaping the hearts and minds of children. It is not an adventure that everyone is prepared for. Some rise to the challenge. Others fail. Children endure and carry the lessons they've learned throughout their lives. Meyari McFarland has collected seven stories of parenthood for your reading enjoyment. Includes an excerpt of The Solace of Her Clan.
Secrets in the Prayers
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sinead stared out over the ocean as the Tourmaline Seas sailed away. Adrift in a new land, Sinead would survive. She would. No matter how different life was in Atalya, it was not insurmountable. But a mystery revealed a threat that Sinead had not anticipated, one that harked back to her hidden past. One that threatened to destroy her new life before it had even begun.
The Slithering Spark
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Fire in the night. Garnett didn't know what had happened to Abiah Knutson hundreds of years ago but since the eclipse Knutson's house caught fire every night. A mystery, to be sure. Not one that Garnett wanted, despite his curiosity about Knutson's mysterious disappearance. He didn't have a choice though as their team had been commanded to solve the mystery, no matter what the price might be.
Dragon Tails
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Dragons lurk in myths and legends. Great ravenous beasts, wily tricksters, gods gifting man with science and fire, they fill many roles. Partner, historian, lover, child, destroyer and unknowable aliens, Meyari McFarland has collected seven stories of dragons in all their glory for your reading enjoyment. Includes an excerpt of the new novella Waves of the Falling Moon.
Emperor of Shards
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Water dripped relentlessly, each drop echoing like the blows of a hammer nailing shut a coffin. A coffin that doomed Cyrille. He glared at the darkness around him, at the monster he couldn't see. This was not going to be his end. No so-called 'emperor of shards' would throw him into a pit to die. No matter what it took, he'd get free and get his vengeance.
Day Hunt on the Final Oblivion
Series: Esme Mullane Adventures. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The command staff offices on the Final Oblivion were the most butt ugly places Esme had ever been. Made for easy eavesdropping on the change in command staff, though the new commander didn't look like much of an improvement. Didn't matter. Esme would keep her head down. Then both commanders disappeared. Worse, Esme might be the only one who could save everyone. If she survived the day.
Day of Joy
Series: Esme Mullane Adventures. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Cymbals clashed as drums made of old bowls, bins and a Saurid's belly sounded. Emse dodged past the musicians. A Day of Joy on the Final Oblivion. Good to have a day off work on this alien space station so far from Earth. Then Esme's girlfriend gave her a problem to solve. Any day when she got to make her girlfriend happy was a good day. As long as she could find a solution to the problem…
Dark Butterfly
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dana shivered in the chill air on her hotel balcony. Damn Mother anyways. If she had her way, Dana would never see Mother again. Except that she would. Inevitably. Because shadows come to life and magical maids showed Dana just what Mother had been hiding all along. Which meant that now it was Dana's turn to hunt Mother down. Only one of them was living through this Christmas.
Godly Interventions
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is a god but one with the power to change, destroy, improve your life? From ancient gods long forgotten to parents guiding your life and the power of cats to move us, gods come in all shapes, sizes and powers. Meyari McFarland has collected six stories of gods in all their power for your reading enjoyment. Includes an excerpt of the novel Artifacts of Awareness.
Clouds Drifting Overhead
Series: Holiday Romances. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Jyoti bounced on her toes, eyeing the traffic whizzing by. Could she run for it? No, not a chance. Too many cars and too many people brought out by the sudden sunshine in Seattle. Ketut was going to laugh. Nothing Jyoti could do about that but run once the light changed. Getting there did bring laughter but also a lovely new lady and a surprise blind date that Jyoti hoped wouldn't ever end.
Found Family
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,320. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Families come in all sorts and sizes. From brutal lovers to tender lovers, strong parents to the dead we've left behind, family defines us all in many ways. Meyari McFarland has collected six stories of families in all their varied glory for your reading enjoyment. Includes an excerpt of the new novella Crumbling of the Soul.
The Snows of Obsession
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Snow drifted implacably out of the sky. The clear blue sky. Keanu frowned, unsure what ancient magic could have created this pocket of snow in the middle of the jungle. As the others left, Keanu hesitated. And then found himself trapped, his power burning away by the seconds. God or not, the snow would consume him if he didn't figure out what was going on. Keanu was on his own.
The Shadow of Time's Courage
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Su Magee's house was squalid. Strange from a woman who took such care with her appearance. The mud-walled hut was something she'd expect from the poorest of Mama Rosario's people, not someone who worked at court. Except no, it wasn't Su Magee. Ancient magic was warping the world around Su Magee's house and Xun was the only one who could fix this. If she had the time before the effect was lethal.
Dark Visions
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sometimes life leads you down a dark path. A very dark path. You can succumb to the darkness or find your way back into the light. If you're lucky and brave. Meyari McFarland collects six stories of darkness to entice you away from the light. Includes an excerpt of the novel City of the Dead.
Daring to Love
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,040. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The path to love isn't always straightforward. Sometimes you have to take a risk to find what you're looking for. And sometimes what you need comes from unexpected places bearing gifts. Meyari McFarland has crafted six stories of girls falling in love for your enjoyment including an excerpt of the new novella The Shores of Twilight Bay.
The Shores of Twilight Bay
Series: Holiday Romances. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Tai bounced on her toes, the dock rocking underneath her. Icy cold water washed up over her toes. At least her friends would be here soon for a week-long vacation. When they arrived, Tai's heart lurched because wow. Wow. They'd brought their new roommate and Lake was everything Tai had ever dreamed of. Maybe they'd both find what they wanted on the shores of Twilight Island.
Stripped Lords of the Way
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
If there was one thing that Cyrille accepted, it was that his horse was a nervous wreck. He didn't care. She was lovely and he'd never chose a different horse. Still, when Sunshine's behavior suddenly flipped on its head, Cyrille didn't expect that it was anything more than a curse or a spell. He certainly didn't expect that it all went back to him.
The Lights of the Stones
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Six hours of training, riding, helping build a wall around Countess Delaney's fortress and now Akuchi had to go to a party. He'd been on battle fields that felt less like a trap than this room did. Until he realized that this was a true trap, that magic had sealed them all in. With everyone else caught in the spell, Akuchi was the only one who could decipher the riddle of the lights of the stone
Wings of the Dreaming Abyss
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Sweat dripped down Garnett's ribs to pool at the beltline. Coming home, back to his house and his friends and his former lover Kali, wasn't something he'd planned on doing. But when home called, Garnett came. Because Kali had changed since the eclipse of the falling moon. Garnett didn't know if it was his fault. It might be. If so, Garnett would do whatever he had to to save Kali.
Waves of the Falling Moon
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The eclipse was coming. Xun roamed her mother's place halls, unable to sleep. Restless energy filled her; Dorji Kita's energy. She would have called it boredom with being home if it weren't for visiting deities, prophecies of destruction… …and Xun losing her humanity inch by inch. Change was coming for Xun and this time she wasn't sure that it could be fought.
Gods Above and Below
Series: Gods Above and Below · Short Story Collections. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,750. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gods dwell in everything. Above, below and between, the Gods imbue everything with life. And death. When Dorji Kita goes mad and kidnaps Prince Cyrille and his soulbond, the warrior Akuchi, it falls to gardener Xun Rosario and her newly formed team to save them. No matter the cost to Dorji Kita. Or to them. Includes ten short stories and a sample of the upcoming novella, Waves of the Falling Moon.
Red Lords and the Darkest Hunter
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The steppes were cold, stunningly cold, not that Xun felt it. The blood of Dorji Kita shielded her from the worst of it. Unfortunately, it also prevented her from seeing and hearing the dark threat lurking under the steppes, waiting to flood out and consume all of the Red Hunters. The Red Hunters asked Xun for help. But how could one woman face down something this powerful and not be drowned?
The Roses of the Slaves
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The air stank of roses. Nothing good came from roses, especially these. Garnett kept one hand over his mouth to keep the pollen out. He would not give the Goddess Gyanyu a chance to capture him again. Not after escaping all those years ago. But there was no escape now, not with Xun leading them deeper into Gyanyu's territory and the High King's orders. Towards the slaves of the roses.
Fighting the Morrigan's Hand
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aravel stood at the bow of the Harmonious Song, studying the twin cities of Yuzuki and Masumi in Chinwendu. Halfway around the world from home, Aravel didn't expect to find an old enemy stirring up the same stupid strife. But Delbhana Cahan had married into the Ito and turned them against Aravel's cousins in the Damura so it fell to him to fix the problem. No matter what the cost.
Living Beginning of the Storm
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Keanu clung to his form. Only Cyrille, his beloved First Follower, kept him from being blown apart by the power of the sea surrounding him. Baby gods should never confront the Gods of the Sea. They just shouldn't. But the team needed Keanu so he had to cope with the roar of the waves, the pounding of the surf, the tearing at his fragile energies. Somehow.
Kiss of the High King's Illusion
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Cyrille strolled to the library window overlooking the east rose garden, Akuchi by his side. Misty rain fell outside. Odd for his favorite place in the world to be so grim but then the murderous ghost haunting the High King's library was a great threat. Greater than Cyrille usually faced. For being possessed by a ghost determined to kill the High King might get Cyrille and Akuchi both murdered.
First Snake of the Dwindling Ships
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Headquarters of the Snakes of the Empire was a blot against the white marble of the Holy City. Akuchi would rather be anywhere but here. Bonding to Prince Cyrille was the best thing that had ever happened to him. It had taken him from this duty and he was so glad. But his old friend Kirran Pekkanen waited for help that only Akuchi could give. Though Akuchi refused to give what he demanded.
The Ice's Voyagers
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Xun's breath puffed into the air, crystallizing in a cloud. So cold. If Chifundo hadn't begged… But she had. And Xun had to answer her, treking all the way up to the glaciers over Turnbull. Only to discover that Chifundo didn't want her. Or need her. Something was very, very wrong. Xun had to fix it or lose her cousin forever. If it wasn't already too late.
Thief of the Moon
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Rich brown velvet that wasn't actually real gave under Keanu's fingers as he slowly sank back into the chair he'd been offered. Oh, so graciously offered. One could hardly be offended at all. Except Keanu knew that he was in danger. Because someone had stolen the moon and Keanu was supposed to find out who. If he didn't, he'd be the one to pay the price for it. With his life.
Silent Voyages of the Last Winter
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Silent Winter: floating library that drifted in the sky far above the highest peaks. Only three people lived on it, sworn to keep the evil books from infecting the world below. Or was there? Prince Cyrille returned to the Silent Winter, intent on locating a missing librarian. Alone, trapped, he had to find a way to not just survive but also defeat the evil of the Silent Winter.
Rising Sword of the Blue Flames
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
One would think that killing a god and then fighting a monster from another world entitled one to a bit of a break. One would be wrong. Garnett wasn't happy to be in Boitumelo tracking down a rogue spell. Or dealing with another Ancient God. And if Keanu didn't come back from wherever he'd flitted off to Garnett might just turn around and leave without the team. If that was even possible.
Door in the Wind
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Wind whipped around them, icy one second and then dry as a desert the next. Akuchi stood firm against it. The door in the wind blasted them, carrying threat from another world. Or perhaps that threat had already come through with the creeping unnatural moss coating the glade around them. Whatever the threat, Akuchi hoped that he could deal with it. Otherwise, his soulbond Prince Cyrille was doomed
The Heat of the Thorn
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Xun stopped, panting. She ached. Climbing the mountian to the Valley of the Thorns was hard enough without her new teammates. Keanu Marchetti was as cheerful as Garnett Daughterty was dour. Demigod and Mage matched with Xun's gardening. Together, they should have the skills necessary to rescue Prince Cyrille Notariano and his lover from the ancient God Dorji Kita. If not, they were all dead.
Mind's Eye
Series: Drath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Mind's Eye: Her crew held her together day by day, scrabbling for a living at the margins of the solar system. Meade would fix everything if she could, her pilot's seat's squeaking on up to the glitchy engines and too small fuel tanks. But Captain Celeste wouldn't spend money on the Mind's Eye. So, sweat dripping, Meade piloted the Mind's Eye for the next big score. If it existed.
Transplanted Courage
Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A bomb arched overhead, crackling with fire and lightning runes inscribed all over its blackened body. Rafi ducked. Magic. War. He could deal with that. Facing Chisa and Princess Abra courting each other? No. He couldn't face that. But what Rafi wanted wasn't what he got.
Transplanted Destiny
Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Sixty-three years of war had taken its toll on everyone in Rudrash, Chisa included. He was old. So old for someone who still felt so young. His body was failing him. Worse, it was failing Na'im. His magical younger brother and weapon against their enemies. Soon he wouldn't be able to wield Na'im anymore. Wouldn't be able to protect Na'im from those who saw him as nothing more than a tool.
Running From the Storm
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Political plots? Check. Injured shoulder? Yes, check. Still. An infatuated enemy directly opposing her? Oh yes, another check. Raelin's shore leave while the Tourmaline Dreams was refitted and refurbished was the worst one yet. Constant pain and exhaustion dragged at her as she tried to protect the Dana, figure out Sinead's actions and, hardest of all… …Save the Delbhana Clan from themselves.
Homecoming
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Raelin stared out over the sea, trying to figure out what had her on edge. Nothing seemed out of the ordinary for an approach to Aingeal Bay. But there was a baby volcano under the surface of the water and plots back in port to destroy the Dana so maybe Raelin's nerves had a good cause. The only question Raelin had was just how much trouble they were all in this time.
Luck of the Dana
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Lovely. Gwen glared at the swiftly sinking Drifting Cloud and cursed her luck. Mother giving birth, Captain Nia's leg broken, everyone else busy with a myriad of disasters: this was all on her. Something had punched a hole in the Drifting Cloud's hull and it was Gwen's job to figure out what. If only she could do it without her former friend Sila dogging her steps.
Tea and Knives
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cadfael desperately needed to look grown up. Desperately. The day had gone from bad to worse as disasters piled on and now he was the only one who could entertain the Affrica sisters until grown-ups were available. But looking grown meant grown-up attention and Cadfael wasn't all sure he was ready to deal with that. At least not without a knife in his hands.
Out of Disaster
Series: Landslide Romances. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,840. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A summer vacation in an American park turned life and death for Jiro and his friends. They alone survived. Decades later, the fortune Jiro's lost family had left rediscovered him. Garret Hampton offered Jiro a whole new world, money and power beyond his wildest dreams. All Jiro wanted was Garret himself. If only the whole world wasn't in their way.
Creaks and Groans
Series: Tales of Unification. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Purple and green billowed as he exhaled. Pixie dust. Felix's one vice, helped his knees stop aching and his body remember what it was like to be young. But this batch brought rage instead of youth, violence instead of relief. Not a good thing to inflict on an old dragon hunter, especially one as not-human as Felix. Only question was who'd pay for it: his neighbor Youneda or the dealer.
Under the Blackberry Vines
Series: Drath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Addison studied the blackberry vines. It wasn't right that no one had celebrated Caelan and Shanaz's getting together. Not right at all. Xe'd make them a pie, wish them well. And maybe in the process of it all xe could figure out what to do about Russ and Lenora. At least while xe was picking no one would bother xim. Might be time enough to figure something out.
A Simple Life
Series: Drath. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Shahnaz hummed as he sculpted the Wave around his asteroid tug. It was a simple life, herding asteroids to the space stations at Tasma's core. Until he found a drifting escape capsule. Caelan was everything that Shanaz wasn't: Gensyn, strong and hunted. Choosing to help xir will destroy everything Shahnaz cared about. Not helping will destroy the galaxy. Either way, his heart hung in the balance.
The Crimson Vest
Series: Drath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The crimson vest slithered through Guanyu's fingers, delicate embroidery snagging against the callouses on his palms. Embroidered by his mother before her death, it was everything he'd set aside to keep his job. Which was gone now. So off job hunting he went, dressed in his favorite sarong and shirt, topped with the crimson vest. Mother said it would bring him luck someday. Let today be that day.
One Moment of Change
Series: Drath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Alex shuffled his feet as he waited in line. His back ached. Stupid how much his back ached. Fleeing Melin to escape Yong's abuse was desperate. But what choice did he have? It was Yong and rape or leave everything he knew behind. Better to change everything. At least going to the far side of human space gave him a chance freedom. No matter how slim the chance, it was worth trying to escape.
Reunited Hearts
Series: Drath. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,030. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Strange how life went. Hasenkamp had built an empire on to have it swept out from under him by the Drath. So he started over on Tasma, expecting nothing to work. But an old lover with allies promised to bring new opportunities in, if Hasenkamp could balance his love for Yannick with his love for his current lover Jerry. And if he could keep all of them from being murdered.
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