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Nell Whitby is starting over in New Orleans, meeting with a publisher for her children’s book, sketching tourists in the French Quarter, and leaving the tragic death of her parents behind. When a handsome detective asks her for a date, her fresh start seems perfect…until a dangerous family secret bubbles up from the past and puts her life in jeopardy.
The oldest of thirteen children, detective Alex Baker has two goals in life: solve murders and avoid anyone under the age of ten. That is, until the day the quirky children’s book author foils a carjacking, becomes a target for the mob, and makes his libido sit up and reconsider the whole no-kids thing. If he doesn’t protect her, she’ll be the next body to turn up in his homicide investigation.
As bullets start to fly, Nell can’t resist her sexy bodyguard or ignore her past, and Alex must protect the irresistible kid-magnet who has them both in the crosshairs.
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And, next month, I have two more stories releasing. Another Night, Another Planet is an erotic science fiction romance releasing from Decadent Publishing, that is part of both the 1Night Stand and Elatia lines. Never Gonna Desert You is my other upcoming release. It is a FF sci-fi/dystopian romance that is the second book in The Underground series. For those of you who remember Melina and Brook from Never Gonna Let You Go, this is their story.
Jessica Subject is the author of contemporary and science fiction romance, ranging from sweet to erotica. In her stories, you could meet clones, or a sexy alien or two. You may even be transported to another planet for a romantic rendezvous.
When Jessica isn’t reading, writing, or doing dreaded housework, she likes to get out and walk. Fast. But she just may slow down if there is a waterfall nearby.
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The cornflower blue of her t-shirt highlighted the blue flecks embedded in her green eyes, making them appear aquamarine. “I’m afraid, Dylan.”
He set the cup on the table and wrapped his arms around her. She clung to him, pressing every soft curve against him. Fear and worry pulled the skin taut over her forehead. Hunger blazed to life in the depths of her eyes.
Just step away before you make a huge mistake. She didn’t let him retreat. Charli ran the tips of her fingers along his stubbly jaw and down his chest between them. He swallowed as the lingering touch slammed into his groin.
“Stay with me for a little while.” Her voice was warm as good Southern whiskey and just as intoxicating. “I don’t want to fight this thing between us anymore. I don’t want to be alone.”
“Me either.” Slowly, he slid his hands over the soft cotton covering her back. She shivered and her lips parted.
He lowered his mouth to hers, and she opened to accept the full thrust of his tongue. She tugged on his t-shirt, and skimmed her hands over the skin under the hem. He groaned deep in his chest as she raked her nails over the small of his back, jolting his already excited erection.
When he tried to retreat from the battle of dueling tongues, she sucked on his, wrenching a long, deep moan from him. His hands held the curve of her behind, but it wasn’t enough. He wanted to touch her flesh.
She broke the kiss long enough to pull his t-shirt over his head. Before he knew what she was doing, her hands were on his belt. He caught her by the wrists and stripped her of her shirt and bra. She tugged off her boots and shimmied out of her jeans between gut-twisting kisses.
She stood before him wearing only a diamond studded belly button ring and a pair of stretch lace, pink panties. Freckles, millions of them, speckled the creamy porcelain of her skin. Like springs caught in a blacksmith’s fire, her red-gold hair fell around her face and shoulders and down her back to her waist. The sexy pout puckering her lips and the heavy-lidded eyes caught and held his.
He knew she wasn’t innocent, but something about the way she looked made him think she was far more experienced than he’d initially thought.
“Are you sure we should do this?” His voice came through as a low rumble.
Charli flashed him a wicked grin. She skimmed her right hand over the Special Forces tat and the puckered nipple on the left side of his chest. He shuddered when she leaned in and flicked her hot tongue over the point and ran her hands down his body to the fly of his jeans. She’d already opened the belt. She lowered the zipper and purred against his skin. “Don’t you dare get all noble on me now.”
“I wouldn’t think of it.” He toed off his boots and shucked his jeans.
“If you don’t have a condom, we can–”
“I have one.” He pulled his wallet from the pocket of his jeans and removed a crinkled packet.
“How long have you been carrying that thing around?”
“For a while.” He looked down at the battered foil paper. He didn’t want to think about the night Brenda remarried, when he’d put it in his wallet. The night he’d almost slept with Julie Larson. Thank God, in the end, he couldn’t do it. He’d forgotten about the condom until the kiss in the bathroom.
“I guess we have everything we need.” When she squeezed his hard-on, he groaned and the only thing he could think about was burying himself inside her soft heat. Charli ran her lips up his neck, along his jaw. She licked the shell of his ear. Her warm breath on his damp sensitive skin caused him to shiver again as she whispered, “Right or wrong, good or bad, I want to have sex with you right here and right now.”
Then she stroked the length of his erection.
He sucked in a hissing breath and tugged at her panties. They fell to her ankles, where she stepped out of them. Thinking beyond the primitive need pounding through his veins was impossible. He lifted her onto the edge of the table.
“Dylan.” She moaned, arching into him, when he nibbled first one taut nipple and then the other. Her fingers flexed in his hair, holding him close to her.
Under his hand, the skin of her inner thighs was buttery soft. He stroked her hot, slick sex. She arched into his hand and called his name again when the first quakes of orgasm shattered her. He let her ride out the waves until his erection pulsed with painful need.
With unsteady hands, he sheathed himself in the condom. While he kissed her long and deep, she wrapped her legs around his hips. He thrust forward the same time she pulled him to her. They both groaned at the connection, breaking the kiss. He moved within her fast, hard and deep.
Her head fell back, and she gazed at him through heavy-lidded eyes. The erotic beauty of her lips parting on a moan, the long auburn lashes over passion-darkened eyes, and the hungry flush of her freckled cheeks made his knees weak. Fire boiled in his low belly. She flexed her fingernails into his shoulders, and her muscles tightened around him, drawing him deeper.
He caught one of her rosy nipples between his lips again, pulling the hard raspberry into his mouth. She clutched at his shoulders, let out a high keening sound, and shuddered around him as he pounded deep inside.
She was slick and so hot that he thought he might burn up before the end. Combined with the contractions of her inner muscles, the sensations wrenched a release out of him that curled his toes. He cursed and trembled as he emptied himself into her. Struggling to fill his lungs with air, he rested his forehead on her shoulder, afraid he’d slide to the floor in a boneless heap.
She turned her face and placed a kiss next to his ear. “Wow. That was amazing.”
“You feel so good. I want you again.” He kissed her.
She held him close and sucked on his tongue. When she moved on him, she felt too good.
He pulled away and stared down into her eyes. “Damn. Please tell me you’re on some kind of birth control?”
“I wish I was. I want you again, too.”
“That isn’t what I meant.” He pulled out of her.
A slow pucker troubled her brow when she looked down at his softening erection.
His hands moved up her arms and down her back. He pulled her against him. His eyes brightened, and he bent his head toward her. She
breathed in his wonderful scent no cologne could ever duplicate—sweet and spicy like ginger and honey mixed with cloves and aged leather.
“Do you really want me to stay?”
She drowned in his gaze and found it hard to breathe. “What’s my heart telling you?”
A sexy grin tilted his lips. “That I should kiss you.”
The kiss started out tender, but passion ignited a fire in both of them that couldn’t be denied. She met his tongue with every thrust. With a groan, he buried his hand into her hair and slid the other down her back to her behind. He pulled her against the hardness of his body. Her knees weakened and her insides turned to hot liquid.
The kiss went on and on, passionate and tender, demanding and giving, promising and forgiving. At last, with a growl from Ian and a whimper from Grace, they breathlessly separated.
They came together again, and more passion poured into the joining of lips and tongues. Her hands moved between them and pushed the leather trench coat from his shoulders, and he shrugged it off. Next, she unbuttoned his shirt.
As he shucked the shirt, Ian rained kisses along her jaw to her ear. His breath caused a sweet shudder in her. He sucked on her earlobe and moved his hands to her hips. He lifted her, and she wrapped her legs around his waist. The thick steel of his erection pressed into her aching center, and they both groaned with blaring need.
Grace brushed her fingers over his shoulders. With her mind linked with his, she felt every tingle, every spark she created in him. She’d never experienced anything so intimate, so sexy. She broke the kiss and rained kisses down his jaw and neck to place a kiss over his pulse.
A low hiss escaped him from the erotic pleasure of her nipping. “Grace,” he gasped, “I love you. I need you more than anything.”
Shivering at the sound of his husky voice, and at what his low passion-laced words promised, she helped him yank her sweater over her head. She reached around her back and unhooked her bra.
Before she had it off, he captured a hard nipple in his mouth. She arched into him, groaning his name. As he laved, nipped and then suckled first one breast and then the other, she slid to her feet. If he hadn’t been cupping her ass, she would have slipped onto the floor. Her legs were limp as week old lettuce leaves, and Grace bit her bottom lip against the sensations.
She raked her fingernails down his chest and abdomen, and his rock hard belly quivered at her touch. She unbuckled his belt and opened his pants.
When she touched his erection, a shock skittered through her more intense than an electric charge.
She called out his name and felt her own body climb and reach for release with every stroke.
With a growl, he let go of her breast and his head lolled back. She kissed down his chest, tasting the sweetness of his skin. Chocolate had nothing over Ian. She wanted to eat him up. When she paused at the points of his nipples, she gave them similar attention as she’d gotten from him.
His hands gripped her shoulders, and she thought he was going to set her away from him. She smiled up at him as she lightly sucked then nibbled. As much as she craved for his pleasuring of her, she wanted to do the same to him. She went down on him, kissed every one of those sinew-banded abs and relished the kinky flutter the action caused in her own.
When she knelt before him, his eyes blazed a white-hot blue. She leaned forward and kissed the throbbing head of his penis as she continued to stroke him.
His hands fisted at his sides. They didn’t need words, connected as they were. Grace enjoyed this bit of foreplay as much as he did. And she knew he was desperately close to letting go.
Grace licked up the underside of him to the tip and down again. She squirmed in her jeans at the hot coil twisting in her core as if he were doing the same things to her.
His chest expanded with a breath as she kissed the tip of his erection again.
When she took him full into her mouth, Ian buried his hands into her hair and roared with his release. Grace, unprepared for the barrage of sensations, cried out as she exploded with her own orgasm.
He caught her before she landed on the carpet, pulling her up against him. They held on for a moment, and he then met her gaze.
She swallowed and gasped for breath. “That was freakin’ amazing.”
Ian picked her up and chuckled low in his chest. “I wasn’t exactly prepared for it myself. Now, it’s your turn.”
He lowered her onto the couch. She moved her hands over his chest, tracing the light dusting of black curls that stood in stark contrast to the paleness of his skin. An aftershock of the shared orgasm quaked through her—and him. “I think I already had it.”
Ian grinned lopsidedly. “That, my angel, was just the beginning.”
She gasped when he possessed her lips. His tongue ravaged her mouth, mating with hers and stealing her breath away. He broke off the kiss, and a moment later, attacked her breasts. Lightheaded from their combined pleasure and desire, she moaned his name and arched her back to get closer to him. His free hand moved down her belly, caressing a line of molten fire to the belt buckle at the waistband of her jeans.
His mouth followed that same trail. She growled and fisted her hands into the couch cushions. He pulled away to reposition himself between her legs, spreading them with his knee. She opened her eyes, and he smiled brazenly at her.
“How…” She didn’t know when or how, but he’d gotten rid of his pants and turned out the lights, leaving only the fireplace glow.
“I’m a vampire. Speed is just one of my many tricks.”
GQ models would have envied Ian his body. Wide shoulders gave way to muscular arms and a broad chest with a fine dusting of black curls leading over a washboard abdomen. Grace licked her lips at the way his skin glowed in the soft light of the fireplace. Her gaze fell upon his long, thick erection. He was hard and ready.
“Let me guess stamina is another.” She bit her lip and ached with the need to have him inside. “Ian, I need you now.”
“All in due time. I plan to do this to you all night.”
Grace had a feeling he was as good as his word. She held her breath as he removed her boots and jeans. All that remained were her black panties. He lifted her foot to his sensual mouth and placed nipping kisses to the arch of her foot and up her calf to her thigh. She whimpered when he hooked his thumbs under the elastic of her panties and removed them with torturous slowness.
Ian rained feathery kisses up her thigh to her weeping core. When he took her into his mouth, nibbling, sucking and licking, he growled and she screamed his name. She writhed as he took her spiraling over the edge into the bliss of another orgasm.
After bringing her down, Ian lifted his head, and she opened her eyes to stare at him. His wicked smile promised exquisite pleasure, and he moved to take her other foot into his skillful hands. He repeated the sensory trek over the other foot, ankle and leg, all the while, never taking his penetrating gaze from hers. Mesmerized, she sucked in her breath and forgot to exhale.
He smiled devastatingly as he leaned over her, and whispered above her trembling lips, “Breathe.”
She gasped, and her lungs filled with his honeyed ginger scent before his lips claimed hers again filling her totally with his sweetness.
At long last, he pulled away from her, leaving her burning and trembling as his eyes leisurely looked over her body. He growled with lust that echoed through her. When Ian covered her, she wrapped her legs around his and encircled his shoulders with her arms.
“I love you, Grace. My beautiful angel. I love you.” Then he reclaimed her lips with tender passion. Entwined in each other, he joined their bodies. He broke the kiss and groaned long and low in his throat.
Instantly, the flames within the pit of her belly raged into an out of control fire with the combined assault of her sensations and his as he pounded into her.
“Oh, God, Ian!” The other orgasms had been amazing, but comparing them was like the difference between a ripple and a tsunami. She arched her back off the couch, meeting his thrusts.
She tried to hold on as her nails bit into his shoulders. When the dual explosion shattered them, they called out to each other and hung on as their world flew apart in the wake of blinding white ecstasy.
Abby didn’t remember much of the drive home. Like a man possessed, Seth pulled into her drive and skidded to a stop on the loose gravel of the driveway.
He unfastened his seatbelt and leaned over at the same time she knelt in the leather seat facing him. Her arms went around his neck. His went around her waist and pulled her as close as the center console would allow.
Their lips clashed together, and he slid his hungry tongue into her mouth. She tasted the spicy passion sizzling between them, tangled her fingers into the strands of his hair, pulling him even closer. One of his hands slid up her side to cover her breast; the other slipped under her skirt and stroked the skin of her thigh, then slipped under the edge of her panties. When he stroked her, she shivered at the sensation of his rough hand so intimately touching her.
“Damn, you’re so wet.” He moaned as she sucked on his lower lip and nibbled on the captured flesh.
“Don’t stop.” She shivered again and her breathing went ragged. She was too close to the edge to not fall over it. When he slipped a finger inside her, it was too much. She clung to him as the shudders of her orgasm raked over her.
When she finally opened her eyes to meet his, he groaned as he pulled his hand away. His eyes were dark in the fickle light of the moon and porch shining through the windshield, but they burned with need.
“Let’s go inside,” she whispered against his lips.
He rushed around the SUV and yanked the door open. She went into his arms, wrapping her legs around his waist and her arms around his neck. He stopped and his breath hissed out of him, breaking the kiss.
He untangled her legs from around his waist and shifted her into a bridal carry. “Trust me this way is safer. Or I’ll strip you right here.”
“At this point I don’t care,” she murmured and pulled his mouth back to hers. “I want you inside me.”
He carried her to the front door. She fumbled with her key, while he suckled the soft skin behind her ear, making it damned hard to concentrate. When she finally got the door open, they didn’t bother with the light; he went straight through the house to the master bedroom.
He set her on her feet and buried his fingers in her hair as he kissed her. She pulled his shirt out of his jeans and yanked open the pearl snaps. His chest quivered under her touch. He broke the kiss as she explored the hard muscle and contrasting textures of the curls and smooth skin.
She undid the clasp and tie, then he shucked the shirt. She bit her bottom lip as the dim moonlight from the windows limned his wide chest and muscular shoulders. She ached for him and couldn’t wait much longer. As she reached for his belt, he reached around her and unzipped the dress.
He took possession of her mouth, his tongue plunging deep, imitating what they both wanted. Before his jeans slipped down his toned legs, he pulled a condom from his back pocket and placed it on the bedside table. He pushed the dress from her shoulders and it fell to the floor, followed by her bra and panties, then he lifted her against him again and laid her on the bed.
Moaning his name deep in her throat, she arched against him as he brushed his thumb over a puckered nipple. She reached between them and found his heavy erection. He broke the kiss with a hiss and caught her hands.
“You’ve got to slow down, baby.” He pulled her arms over her head.
“I don’t want slow.” She arched her body into him again. “I want you inside now.”
He growled and nuzzled her neck. “Jesus, I think you’re gonna kill me.”
“No, you’re killing me.” Was that breathy voice hers?
He shuddered then pulled back. “How can I want you this much?” he asked in a gravelly rumble that stilled her heart. “How did I survive without having you before now?”
For a long moment, she searched his gaze. What did he mean by that? “I swore this wouldn’t happen. But I want you so much I can’t breathe.”
Trailing openmouthed kisses down her throat, he stopped to nibble on the skin over her racing pulse. His facial hair tickled her oversensitive skin as he placed soft kisses over her breasts and suckled on the hard points of her nipples.
He took the condom and quickly sheathed himself. Her heart pounded so fast and hard against her ribs she feared it would crash out of her chest. He was so big and it had been so long since she’d had sex. She hoped she could take him.
When he lay over her, he captured her lips with his. Legs wound around his hips, and arms clasped his shoulders, she held on to him, afraid to let go.
When his erection touched her, he closed his eyes and groaned deep in his chest. She moved against him, and he entered in a single thrust.
“Oh, God, Abby…you feel so good.” His head went back; his jaw clenched taut. His shoulders and chest tensed. He was so beautiful, her soul wept.
He met her gaze with one heavy with desire as he moved over her and within her, finding the perfect rhythm.
Her nails bit into his shoulders as she urged him to move faster. Her body pulsed around him, taking him deeper. He consumed her, and she wanted to consume him. He dove into her over and over again, rushing them both to completion.
He gripped her hips, lifted her, angling her pelvis. She cried out at the jolt of pleasure flowing through her. A rattling groan came from his chest as she tightened around him, drawing him deep into her. His biceps bulged, and his face contorted with strained control.
Had she ever felt like this?
She screamed when the orgasm hit. Wave after wave of ecstasy washed over her heated flesh, and light burst behind her eyes. Calling out his name, she held on to him and rode out the storm.
He plunged into her one last time, and his sweat-slicked body stilled over hers, the muscles under her hands becoming as firm as granite. Growling her name into her neck, he followed her to fulfillment.
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“Baby, unless you’re completely sure about this, we have to stop,” he said in a raspy whisper.
She smoothed her hands over his chest and shoulders to thread her fingers into his hair. “I’m completely sure. Make love to me, Austin.”
He kissed her—hot, wild and primal.
With a growl, he pulled back and carried her up the spiral stairs to the master bedroom. She took one look at the light blue comforter on the big four-poster bed.
She’d been unconscious for a week and a half. Austin must have bathed her, but she still hadn’t taken a shower since… Before he could lay her down, she set her feet on the floor and pushed against his bare chest.
His eyes flashed with confusion and sudden vulnerability. She leaned up and kissed him softly on the lips. Before he could deepen the kiss, she pulled back. “I want you, but I need a shower first.”
The heat was instantly back in the swirling hazel of his eyes. A slow grin played on his lips as he reached for the bottom of the western shirt she wore. He pulled it over her head and took his time caressing her body with a gaze as hot as the flames of the fire.
“You are the most beautiful woman I’ve ever met.”
She shuddered and smiled. “I’m not a woman.”
The low rumble of his laugh vibrated through her, and his gruff voice danced over her senses. “You’re right. You’re an angel.”
She shook her head and smiled. “Come on, iubita mea. What’s the saying? You wash my back, and I’ll wash yours?”
“Hot damn.” He swept her up in his arms and carried her into the bathroom.
They didn’t bother with the lights. While Austin turned on the water, she stood behind him, reached around him to undo the fly of his jeans, and pushed them over his slender hips. He turned and kicked the denim away from his bare feet.
She took her time looking at him. There had been a lot of beautiful men who’d passed through her long life.
Governor Georg had been probably the most handsome, but even the Transylvanian governor paled in comparison to Austin.
He pulled her to him and covered her mouth with his in another searing kiss. When they came breathlessly apart, they stepped under the spray in the extra-large shower. The water was perfect. Brigit lifted her face into the stream. She sensed him watching her again and opened her eyes as she pushed back her wet hair.
She picked up the bar of soap and lathered her hands. His skin was slick as she ran her soapy hands over his arms, shoulders, and chest. She traced each of the hard bands of muscle making up his six-pack down over his hips. Their gazes locked as she knelt before him. She caressed up his thighs to his thick, long, heavy erection.
He threw back his head when she touched him and a loud groan echoed off the tile and glass of the shower.
She closed her hand tightly around him and used her thumb to caress the tender underside.
“Dear God,” he breathed and grasped her shoulders to pull her up to him.
He plundered her mouth while his hands washed all over her. Her breasts, back, belly, hips, behind, wiping away any resistance she still held. When he found the hot, wet place between her legs, she cried out and broke the frantic mating of their tongues.
With a chuckle, he hoarsely said, “All’s fair in love and war, baby.”
She held his gaze as steamy water trickled over them. “Baby?” He grinned and shrugged. She outlined his lips with her index finger, enjoyed the shudder that echoed through him. “How old are you?”
His eyes danced with hot amusement as he caught her hand and kissed her fingers. “Thirty-three… Thirty-two I guess is where I stopped aging.” She raised a brow, but before she could speak, he asked, “How old are you—physically?”
“All Lykan change to wolves when we turn thirteen, but physically stop aging when we hit twenty… I turned twenty years old in 1667.” She lightly feathered her fingertips over his high cheekbone and along his jaw line. “Are we going to discuss our crazy age differences, or are we going to make love?”
He caught her mouth again and stroked down her body, pausing to pay special attention to her breasts and causing all kinds of tingles and shivers. He pushed her against the wall of the shower and kissed her to a feverish pitch as he parted her legs to stroke her. The hot coil of pleasure twisted in her low belly to an almost unbearable intensity.
They were both heaving for breath when they broke the kiss. He met her gaze again before turning her around and putting her hands against the wall of the shower. He stroked her wet hair to her shoulders as she looked back at him.
“Do you trust me?” he huskily asked.
She nodded and swallowed. “Yes.”
His sexy grin reassured her, and he pressed lightly on her shoulders. “Good. Bend over.”
A delicious shiver of anticipation ran through her.
He caressed down her back to her behind. She tossed her wet hair from her face and met his gaze over her shoulder. His eyes took on a soft glow as he touched her with the tip of his erection.
She expected him to take her fast and furiously, but she couldn’t have been more wrong. He entered her one incredible inch at time until he filled her completely.
She cried out, and he groaned. He gripped her hips and set a sweet rhythm meant to torture as much as it was to pleasure.
She tried moving faster, but he held her hips and controlled the pace. “Austin, more…” she moaned and fisted her hands against the tile.
Damn, he was going to make her beg.
But she didn’t have to. He growled her name and kicked things up. The coil spiraled faster and tighter in her low belly, but it wasn’t only her pleasure she felt.
His pending release echoed along with hers. Light flashed around her and their sensations tumbled over themselves inside her like water over a waterfall.
Austin let out a primitive shout and followed her over the edge.
His chest heaved as he slowly straightened and leaned against the shower wall. She fought to keep her knees from buckling. She swore every bone in her body had liquefied.
He wiped water out of his face and wrapped his arms around her waist. “Damn. That wasn’t sex. That was a religious experience.”
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Here it is, a sneak peak from book three in The Adventures of Star Lite series. This one is titled Awaken the Fire, so it’s only fitting to start with a hot excerpt. Star and Adam are far apart and are engaging in a little cyber sex. Enjoy, and thank you for joining me at the party today. Good luck to everyone; I hope you win fabulous goodies!
“How are negotiations with the Vigilar coming?” Star asked.
“I have a meeting with them tomorrow. I’m seeing Maurice, the head honcho, and several other members of the council. Wish me luck.”
“You don’t need luck, you’ve got magic, and you’re smart as a whip. I have the utmost confidence in your ability to get what you want. You won’t forget to mention my requests in your meeting, will you?”
“I’ve got them on my list.”
“Tell me what else is on your list.”
“I’d rather you tell me what you’re wearing right now.”
Heat crept along Star’s spine at the husky timbre in his tone. Just like that, the sound of his voice sent her mind spinning to a decadent place, and she felt moisture form between her legs.
“I will, in a minute. You heard Zander, business first.”
“All right. Item one, you are free to come and go as you please. They will be allowed to study you only at times that are convenient for you, and you won’t be held against your will. Now, tell me more about what you’re going to do to me when I’m on the floor.”
“I’m going to straddle you and pin your arms to your sides with my knees. What’s next on your list?” Star squirmed in her chair as an image of Adam struggling beneath her filled her mind.
“If they want to administer drugs, potions or whatnot, or any magic they want to perform, they have to clear it through Tristan first.”
“Tristan?” Star was surprised to hear Adam mention her instructor. Though the three of them had recently joined together in a powerful sexual ménage, Star knew Adam didn’t entirely trust the man.
“He knows his magic and his potions, and he wants what’s best for you. What happens next, after you have me pinned and helpless?”
In addition to lust, Star heard tenderness in his voice. He really did care for her, and was looking out for her best interests. Adam was acquainted with Tristan and knew his intense sexual nature. The fact that Tristan had attempted to seduce Star in a roundabout way did not sit well with Adam, but the three of them had sorted that out and come to an understanding. That he was now willing to work with Tristan was a good sign.
“I take off your shirt and undo your pants.”
“You might have a weapon hidden. Next item on your list.” Her breath was coming faster now. The air in the room seemed heavy and she could almost smell the tantalising musky scent he emitted when he was aroused. She wriggled again, trying to find a comfortable position. Her nipples had tightened almost to the point of pain, and she rubbed her hand across them to relieve the ache.
“They will allow those with magic to practise freely, as long as they don’t call attention to themselves or hurt others. Go on, what happens next?” Adam said, his voice thick with desire.
“I search you for weapons. A very thorough search. I have to check between your legs, in all the crevices, to make sure you don’t have anything concealed. Next item.” Sopping wet now, Star slid one hand down the front of her pants.
“They provide instructors for those coming into their magic. Star, I don’t want to talk about that anymore. I want you to tell me what happens next, with you and me on the ground.”
“I wrap my hand around your cock and squeeze. Hard. You have something I want, and I have to coerce you to give it to me.”
A moan let her know Adam was as hot as she was. She stroked her wet lips and circled her clit with one finger, as she gripped the handset with her other, sweaty hand.
“What do I have that you want?”
“A cock that fits inside me just right,” she breathed, rather surprised at her own boldness.
“You’ve worn down my defences. I can’t hold you off any longer.” Star knew by his voice, he had his own hand holding his shaft and was stroking it. Could he tell where her fingers danced?
“Victory is mine! I mount you and slide your cock inside my wet cunt.”
“It is wet, isn’t it? Put the mouthpiece between your legs and let me hear you playing with yourself.”
Star did as instructed for several moments, then brought the handset back up to her ear.
“I’m ready to come, how about you?” she asked, her voice tight with need.
“You go first. I want to listen and enjoy every second,” Adam said.
“I have to be quiet…” Star moaned and thrust her pelvis forward in the chair, nearly falling off with the force of her orgasm. On the other end of the line, she heard Adam gasp her name, then moan.
They both breathed deeply together for another moment, neither one speaking.
“It’s better when you’re here,” Adam said.
“I know, I…” Static suddenly filled the line, and he was gone. With a sigh, Star closed her eyes and pictured Adam the last time she’d seen him, with a smile on his lips and love shining in his eyes. He’d sent her to this planet to avoid having the Vigilar, a powerful group who monitored magicians, snatch her away to become a lab rat.
She’d discovered she possessed a unique power—
Coming in mid June from Total-E-Bound
By NASA Goddard Laboratory for Atmospheres [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
I decided to start out this book with a sizzling scene and purposely did not mention any names, to give it a hint of mystery. I hope you enjoy this excerpt. Stay tuned, I’m putting together one more for this evening, from book three in the series.
The woman lay panting, sweat glistening on her skin, the sun highlighting the pink streaks she’d painted in her pubic hair. He observed the slightly reddened places on her body where he’d bitten her, and he smiled. Damn, he loved pale, ivory skin. His marks showed so well. She had small breasts, but her nipples were large and formed deliciously taut, hard peaks, which now stood rigid, captured in a pair of his favourite clamps. Not too tight, just enough to apply a bit of pressure.
Those peaks were what had initially caught his attention about this woman. He’d seen her at the club, wearing a dress that plunged almost to her navel. A gold chain ran from one breast to the other, with a sparkling charm dangling from the centre. Intrigued, he’d asked her about this curious piece of jewellery. She’d told him it was a set of non-piercing nipple rings and asked if he’d like to see it. He had.
Now they were back at her home, those fabulous nipples his to enjoy. Since she was blindfolded, he could perform a little magic, quietly speaking a new spell he was testing. To his delight, it appeared to work. She writhed on the bed, thrusting her pelvis up.
“Baby, I’m hot, really, really hot. Stick your cock in me, or your fingers, or something. Damn!”
She was tied up, her wrists bound with a scarf to the bedpost. He didn’t doubt that if her hands were free, she would be touching herself right now. He stood at the side of the bed and ran his hands over her body, tugging on the nipple clamps. He folded a pillow in half and shoved it under her ass, then placed his hand on her pussy, palm covering her mons. He stroked the hair, pulling it lightly. He enjoyed watching a woman undress, to see if she kept her bush intact, or shaved it. He had no particular preference—they all looked lovely to him. Pink hair was something different—he hoped it wouldn’t rub off on his skin.
As he parted her outer lips, he touched her glistening clit, ever so lightly. It stood as pointy as her nipples, pink and glistening. Running his index finger between her inner folds, he wet the digit with her juices and rubbed her clit, increasing the pressure only minimally.
She whimpered her frustration.
“Come on, I’m ready! Grab a condom from the table there and fuck me. What are you waiting for?”
He stroked his cock with his other hand. Part of the fun of these experiments was to test his own stamina and see how long he could keep himself in a state of arousal. Slowly, slowly, he inserted one finger, murmuring the incantation again. Yes, definitely hotter. How glorious it would feel when he plunged inside her! With one more recitation, the temperature increased again. Sweat rolled off her body, drenching the sheets. He could smell her musky scent mixed with her perfume, something flowery, not really to his liking. He much preferred the natural smell of arousal.
Unable to resist any longer, he bent down and licked her, sticking his tongue deep inside.
“Sweet mother of… Fuck me right now!”
He slid a condom on his cock, then thrust it in, moaning as her heat enveloped him. He held this position, enjoying the energy of their two bodies connecting.
She howled and bucked, straining against the silk scarves. There may be marks there too, he thought fleetingly. Then her cunt clamped down on his cock and his sole focus was diverted to that spot and the superb feeling of wet, hot woman. He moved, long slow strokes to start, increasing the tempo in time with the pounding of her hips.
He ran his thumb over her nub, harder this time. She came with a loud moan and wrapped her legs around his body, her hands gripping the slats of the headboard. He stopped his movements for a moment, wanting to intensify the heat, but lust overcame him and he held her thighs and thrust till he yelled his own release.
Side by side, they lay in silence, the woman smoking a cigarette and blowing lazy smoke rings.
“Wow, that was awesome, baby. I was on fire. I’ve never been that hot before. Did you do something to me?”
Into the Magic
Adventurous erotic romance to tickle your fancy and unleash your libido
Evening, everyone! So glad you’ve stopped by to join in the party today ~ isn’t it great to read about all these new releases?? My last excerpt today will be a sneak peek at the first time Sophie and Lucas are alone together – and I mean really alone together Enjoy!
“Want something to drink? Water?”
Sophie shook her head.
He set the glasses down on the counter. “What?”
“Come over here and kiss me.”
His smile crooked. “Or what?”
She took two steps toward the kitchen, and he took one toward the living room, and they met in the middle. “Or I’m going to go crazy.”
He placed his hands on her cheeks and kissed her forehead.
Sophie closed her eyes, waiting for the slow, inevitable slip of his mouth down her neck. To her curve of her collarbone. Maybe lower.
“There you go,” he said. His hands went away.
Her eyes flew open. “That’s it?”
“You said you wanted a kiss.”
Her fists landed on her hips. “Ha ha. Funny guy. So funny, in fact, I think I’m gonna recommend that comedy special you were talking about to Lon. He’s looking for a new show, you know. Maybe you’re the next big thing.”
Lucas swung her off the ground. Her arms went around his neck and her mouth ended up a fraction of an inch below his. “Maybe I am.” He kissed her again, this time not on the forehead. And not sweetly. “What do you think?”
But she couldn’t answer, couldn’t think of anything at all except his tongue teasing hers, her legs wrapping themselves around his waist and holding on like she’d never held onto a man in her life. Fire sizzled up her spine, and the air in the room went hot. Her hands–God, her hands couldn’t get enough of him. They wanted to be everywhere, in his hair and on his face and unbuttoning that damn shirt and taking off her own dress that was so in the way right now…
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Another Night, Another Planet
a 1Night Stand / Elatia story
By Jessica E. Subject
Erotic Sci-Fi Romance
Coming Soon to Decadent Publishing and other ebook retailers.
Ava hit send on her application to the 1Night Stand dating service. No time to wait for a reply. She shoved her tablet computer into her carry-on, slung the bag over her shoulder, and rushed out the door. With the Star Spirit scheduled to leave Earth in two hours, she had to zip through town to clock in before liftoff. She hoped Madame Eve would find her perfect match during her six-month tour.
Sure, she’d met many men in her travels between the Milky Way and the Belvarian System. But most looked down their noses or other appendages at the woman who cleaned their room. Those who showed an interest wanted a quick fuck before sending her away with their trash and dirty sheets.
She longed to find a guy to wine-and-dine her, to share conversation rather than a roll in the hay. Not that she’d complain about having sex with the guy Madame Eve chose for her during their guaranteed one night together. But she wanted to leave the date satisfied, mentally and physically.
Buzzing through the heavy traffic on her hover bike, Ava reached the spaceport in record time. Perfect. She found a parking locker in the cold, dank underground lot to squeeze her bike into then dashed toward security. If she could pick up a faint signal, maybe she would have a chance to check her email one last time before takeoff. Unlike the guests on board, she couldn’t afford to connect her tablet to the wireless system on a mother traveler, not since she’d paid for her one-night stand. She used her once-a-week video call to speak with her mom and dad.
Raised by middle-class parents she’d had little chance of furthering her education past what the government paid for. When her father had received a pink slip from his employer of twenty star cycles, any hope she’d held onto of going to college flew out the window. Without an advanced degree, she found nothing but meaningless jobs paying her less than the effort she put into them.
Bags checked, Ava dashed down the plain white corridors of the employee level, pausing for the vacuum seals to release on doors along the way, until she reached her room for the duration of her stay. After thumbing the security pad to open the door, she crashed on the bed to the left, the right one belonging to Michelle, her best friend, who had convinced her to apply to housekeeping aboard Star Spirit. They interviewed together, starting space training the very next day.
Four star cycles later, she enjoyed a quick moment to rest before venturing out on her seventh tour. Though she didn’t have much of a life traveling through space, she received better pay than she would find anywhere on Earth. Providing her basic needs of food and shelter while on-board, the owners of the ship also compensated her well enough to split her earnings between her parents and her savings account when she returned home. She couldn’t let the people who had raised her suffer because she’d found an opportunity they hadn’t.
Yanking her tablet from her bag, she flicked it on, connecting to the Internet. Finding a faint signal, she logged onto her email account, praying her application went through. She scanned her new messages, deleting game requests, jokes from her friends, and e-flyers as she went. There, at the very bottom of the list, sat a message from Madame Eve.
She clicked it open, her heart hammering in her chest as she read.
Thank you for your application to 1Night Stand. I will do my best to find a man who will meet your desires. Your scheduling circumstances have been noted. As soon as your date has been arranged, I will let you know.
Jessica Subject is the author of contemporary and science fiction romance, ranging from sweet to erotica. In her stories, you could meet clones, or a sexy alien or two. You may even be transported to another planet for a romantic rendezvous.
When Jessica isn’t reading, writing, or doing dreaded housework, she likes to get out and walk. Fast. But she just may slow down if there is a waterfall nearby.
Since the Blackthorne, Inc. teams are covert ops field agents, and since the book has been ranked high in the ‘action-adventure’ sub-genre, I thought I’d close with an action scene.
I’ll check back around 7 PM my time, which is Mountain and choose and post winners.
He snapped awake when he heard a loud boom, followed by equally loud, “Oh shit,” from the pilot over the PA.
He had his seatbelt unfastened before he heard Hotshot call, “Fozzie, up front. Now.”
“On it.” Fozzie rushed forward. The right side of the sky glowed through the porthole. The plane tipped in that direction, and he grabbed the nearest seatback to keep his balance. He felt the plane losing airspeed.
“Bad Thing. Number two engine,” Cheese said. “Need some help.”
Fozzie slid into the second seat and slapped on a headset. The plane yawed more toward the right. The red master warning light came on. In too-rapid succession, the displays showed systems shutting down.
“We’re flying heavy,” Cheese said. “We need both engines or we’ll have to go down.”
Ditching was definitely not an option. Fozzie knew they carried extra fuel to cover the distance. Any delays might cost Grinch his life. But now, Fozzie was more focused on his own.
“Shut off the damn buzzers,” Cheese said. “Can you get a visual on the engine? See anything?”
Fozzie glanced out of the cockpit seeing individual blades where there should have been a blur of propellers. “No obvious damage.”
Cheese grabbed the lever beside the throttle. Fozzie watched the angle of the propeller blades shift as the pilot feathered them to reduce drag.
“Trying a restart,” Cheese said.
“No worries,” Fozzie said, sweat filming his palms.
Cheese flipped the starter switch. Nothing.
Lots of worries.
“Okay, let’s go to plan B,” Cheese said. “Restart protocol. Book’s behind my seat.”
Fozzie snagged the notebook. Quickly flipped to the emergency section. Read each step aloud. Focused on Cheese’s “Rogers.”
“Need more airspeed,” Cheese said. “Watch the N1 indicator and tell me as soon as it hits twelve.”
Fozzie glued his gaze to the small circular gauge. Instead of a healthy ninety-five, the needle hovered at the four percent mark.
“Hang tight,” Cheese announced. “We’re going to play roller coaster. The E-ticket kind.”
Fozzie tightened his harness as Cheese tilted the plane’s nose down. He concentrated on keeping his breathing steady as his stomach plunged. He watched the needle creep across the dial. Six. Eight. Ten. Eleven.
“Now,” he said as soon as it hit twelve.
Cheese pushed up on the fuel condition lever.
Fozzie heard the engine whine as it came back to life. Outside, the propellers shifted angle and picked up speed. He fought the increasing g-forces and his stomach did a reverse trip as Cheese pulled out of the dive and brought the plane to altitude.
After several reverent moments contemplating the familiar sounds and vibrations of normal flight, Fozzie turned to Cheese and slipped the notebook back into its pocket. “Good onya, mate.”
“Would rather not have to do it again,” Cheese said, rubbing his thigh. “Man, keeping her steady is a bitch on the quads.” Sweat trickled down his face. He ran his fingers over the instrument panel as if stroking a lover. “That’s my girl.”
“Everyone all right?” Fozzie asked, twisting in his seat. He caught a glimpse of Manny disappearing into the loo.
“What the hell happened?” Hotshot asked.
“Engine indigestion,” Cheese said. “My best guess is we picked up some volcanic debris.”
“Volcanoes?” Fozzie said. He hadn’t been paying a lot of attention to the news over the past week, but he thought he’d have noticed any headlines about an eruption. Then again, who knew what the folks in Aspen Corners or Twin Falls considered newsworthy.