When marketing manager Clayton Teal heads to the gym to blow off steam after an argument with his partner, Patrick Holt, he decides to listen to a nine song playlist Patrick recently made for him. With each song, Clay is reminded of the happy and turbulent times he and Patrick have shared during their relationship.
After a disappointing hookup, Chicago podiatrist Matthew Pepper thinks he’s done with college student Ryan Meade. But Ryan isn’t done with Matthew. Ryan pursues Matthew because the podiatrist has something he wants and he’s determined to get it. Matthew eventually realizes his young boyfriend isn’t the man he thought he was when he discovers that Lyin’ Ryan truly lives up to his moniker.
After serving as the best man at his father Tim’s wedding to his long-time partner Craig, Nick is visiting San Diego to celebrate the couple’s first wedding anniversary. But the mood in the household is anything but festive due to a disagreement between the couple over a seemingly innocent anniversary gift. Can Nick help his father and stepfather get their relationship back on track?
When Chicago ophthalmologist Patrick Holt meets transplanted southerner Clayton Teal at a dinner party, the attraction between them is immediate and mutual. Two men bond over Patrick’s love of food and Clay’s love of cooking. But Patrick and Clay soon realize tasty dinners and delicious desserts aren’t enough to make a relationship work. Can Clay and Patrick keep their romance from falling flat?
Patrick’s ex Clay asks him to be the best man in his wedding, even though he’s still bitter about the way he was dumped. As the big day approaches, Patrick has a hard time dealing with the upcoming nuptials. He can’t stop thinking about their failed relationship and the events that led to their breakup. And, at the center of it all, is one lovely blue velvet jacket.
Scott is forced to move back in with his mother, who secretly wed in Las Vegas. Scott learns he has a new stepbrother, an attractive man his own age named Alex. Soon he discovers Alex has a thing for him. Scott knows that getting intimately involved with him is a bad idea, but sometimes a bad idea is just too good to ignore.
Nick Wattley is serving as best man in his father Tim’s wedding to Craig Pearson. After being closeted for years, Tim is finally out and proud and Nick is happy for his dad. But a weekend that’s supposed to be filled with pre-wedding preparations turns into a nightmare as Nick deals with one uncomfortable situation after another. Can Nick keep his cool long enough to get his dad to the altar?
Patrick Holt is lonely. A bad breakup with his boyfriend has left him reluctant to get involved with another man. When his neighbor sets him up with her brother-in-law Eric, Patrick prepares himself for disappointment, but finds himself quickly charmed. Eric falls hard and fast for Patrick, but secrets from his past threaten to destroy everything between them.
Mark is hesitant to get involved in an interracial relationship after being assaulted by a black man until he meets Darren. They fall in love and soon build a life together. Everything is great until Mark meets Darren’s friend Terrance, whom he suspects robbed and assaulted him. Mark’s suspicion threatens his relationship with Darren and forces him to confront his own racial prejudices.
Jason’s mother’s new boyfriend Paul has a secret -- he shared a hot, one night stand with her son. Jason doesn’t want to tell her, but he can’t deny the renewed spark he feels when Paul comes back into his life. As their relationship resumes, is forced to decide between his man and his mother.
Brian and Jay seem to have it all. But Brian’s best friend Olivia seems to hate Jay, and Brian has to fend off a love struck student infatuated with him. The student threatens to claim harassment if Brian won’t sleep with him. Then Brian finds out Olivia is pregnant. Worse, Jay’s the father.