The First Holidays

She has been counting down the days until Gavin, Beth Ann, and Dylan are home for the holidays. Despite seeing Gavin most weekends, however, they haven’t spent more than a day or two together since the summer. And she’s worried their time apart might have changed things, that he might not be as excited about her big decision as she hopes.

Ephemera: Life Lessons Learned

Blurb Every story has a lesson. People constantly learn throughout their lives. It creates history. It defines the future. Is the grass greener on the other side? Do the ends justify the means? Eleven authors have come together to bring you tales of adventure and romance, loss and gain, family, friends, and everything in between. … Continue reading Ephemera: Life Lessons Learned

The Last Summer

Lila and Gavin were best friends growing up, but for the last seven years, they’ve had their own lives. Gavin has no idea why their falling out happened, but it’s the summer before college and he want to change things. Fate (or shall we say a sneaky mother) intercedes, and Lila and Gavin wind up working the same summer job at an ice cream shop. It’s clear Lila wants nothing to do with Gavin, but when he discovers her bucket list, he believes helping her check off every last item may be the answer to restoring their friendship. Lila reluctantly agrees to let him help, and the fun starts there...