Josephine Dillon

Biography

"We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.” —Ernest Hemingway

5/28/15 I just finished editing Volume 6. It will be available for a free download for a limited time, so take advantage and get a copy soon. Hope you enjoy it :) Onto Volume 7 and 8...

2/9/15 Now that The Blue Series is completed, I have been spending the past few months going through and re-editing every book. Once that is finished, I will be looking into other publishing options and marketing the series. Thanks for liking my work everyone!
My Email: josidill87@yahoo.com Please write me a message if you want, I'd love to hear from you.

Bio: As a novice writer, I wrote the first three books from The Blue Series during the years 2006 through 2009. I wrote Into The Blue over a six month period in 2012 and have recently finished Back To Blue, Volume 5 a few months ago. I am currently writing the seventh book in the series if you count Beyond The Blue as two books.

I grew up in Oceanside, California, attended and survived Vista High School, and did attempt twice in one lonely summer, to drown at Oceanside Beach. I desperately wanted to be a boy as a child and teenager and envied my two brothers for their gender. I was considered a loner, didn't have any friends, so I created the story as a means of escape. It worked most of the time and I have to admit, it kept me out of trouble.

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Books

Blue Flame, The Blue Series Volume 8
Series: The Blue Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 236,120. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00)
The final book in The Blue Series, Volume 8 begins with David and Dillon charting separate paths as they each navigate their way through Heaven and Hell’s many doors. Relationships will be challenged, the ties that bind will be tested, changed, and possibly broken, and in the end, a new world order will decide the distribution of power. Adult themes, not intended for young readers.
Blue Heaven, The Blue Series Volume 7
Series: The Blue Series, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 169,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00)
David and Dillon continue to grow and harness their powers as they each attempt to break away from what is Heavenly Ordained, in order to pursue their own individually corrupt destinies. Rising up quickly, only to fall down on their own terms, they will soon suffer the consequences of a disapproving Heavenly Audience. For mature readers only.
True Blue, The Blue Series Volume 6
Series: The Blue Series, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 218,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Volume 6 in the Blue Series. The spellbinding story of two brothers continues in the Blue Series. David copes with decisions of love and loyalty while plagued by the corrupt darkness of Nine. In a parallel hero's journey, Dillon embraces the struggle and recognizes the power within himself to rise from a human's existence to the angel he was meant to be all along.
Back To Blue, The Blue Series Volume 5
Series: The Blue Series, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,710. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Volume 5 in The Blue Series. Dillon follows Julie back into Hell against Gabriel’s wishes, hoping to convince Azmodeus to loosen his hold on her soul long enough to allow her release back into the world of the living. David becomes one of the Devil’s playmates, trying to survive in Nine as a fire element stuck in a fortress of ice. 18+ due to graphic violence, homosexual situations, profanity.
Into The Blue, The Blue Series Volume 4
Series: The Blue Series, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Volume 4 in The Blue Series. Dillon is sent on a quest to Ninth Hell to bargain with the Devil to release a fallen friend, knowing he will have to succeed in his mission in order to evolve. 17+ contains profanity, homosexual situations and violence.
Black And Blue, The Blue Series Volume 3
Series: The Blue Series, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 203,750. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Please read Volume 1, as well as Volume 2, Part 1 and Part 2 in the Blue Series first. Dillon travels further down the rabbit hole as he tries to connect with his brother David. Defying God and Angelkind, he will painfully learn what he can and cannot do as a young mortal angel. David develops demonic allies as he continues to adapt to life after death in the volatile Underworld.
Beyond The Blue, The Blue Series Volume 2, Part 2
Series: The Blue Series, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Please read Volume 1 and Volume 2, Part 1 first in the Blue Series. Dillon uncovers his voice and develops his own power as he struggles to adapt to the changes in his young life. Haunted by demons sent to distract and tempt him away from his faith, Dillon will either make allies with the angel sent to help him, or choose his own path.
Beyond The Blue, The Blue Series Volume 2, Part 1
Series: The Blue Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 172,780. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
The Blue Series, Volume 2 Part 1. Residing in two separate worlds, brothers David and Dillon struggle to remain connected while the forces of good and evil attempt to separate and divide them. Chased by the Ruler of Nine, David will either adapt and evolve, or become another harvested soul for the collection. Dillon questions God and his place in the Living World without his brother at his side.
Under The Blue, The Blue Series Volume 1
Series: The Blue Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 193,440. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00)
Volume 1 of 8 in The Blue Series. David Smith is on the verge of self-destruction. Drawn into his dream world by a darkness he cannot detect, he unknowingly opens the door to the other side. As it begins to seduce him, he becomes less and less human. Under The Blue is a story of two brothers caught in the middle of a timeless war between good and evil. Their journey begins here.

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Smashwords book reviews by Josephine Dillon

  • Flicker Blue 1: Plain Jane on March 11, 2012

    I just read the first novella and all I can say is what an interesting, insightful, and thoroughly engaging story! I read most of it in one quick read because it was so entertaining. I look forward to book two!!!
  • Flicker Blue 2: Jigsaw on April 12, 2012

    I am loving this series. It is like nothing I've read before. I feel as though I am watching it on a movie screen and that says more than I can write about how Brea tells her story. Well done!
  • Only the Innocent on Aug. 18, 2012

    This was a very entertaining story! I read it on a plane from San Francisco to Raleigh surrounded by crying babies and it saved me! I loved the premise, enjoyed the imagery and the attention to detail Katrina adds to the background to give the reader an accurate picture of each scene. The characters Bette and Phillip are likeable, and the ending, perfect. A great read!
  • Reaper on April 17, 2013

    LOVED THIS BOOK! It's set up for a perfect sequel and griping til the very end. Brea Nicole Bond does an amazing job creating suspense throughout this story. It's been awhile since I've sat down to just read a book and not write, edit, proofread fifty times, etc, and I have to say, Reaper was a thrill, now one of my favorites. If you love to read about dark fantasy mixed with urban reality, read this book.