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by Martin Delacroix (Goodreads Author)
Kurt Delay has just served thirty months in prison, on an arson conviction. He's on parole and crazy about his new lover, Eli, who's also an ex-con. Passion between Kurt and Eli burns hotter than Kurt's conflagrations; love between Eli and Kurt seems full of promise. But when Kurt's former cellmate, Harold Grimm, comes between Kurt and Eli, the two are forced into ...more
Paperback, 124 pages
Published November 27th 2013 by Createspace
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It is obvious that this author is very good at writing. Very smooth writing style. Very clear sense of time and place. One thing I enjoyed about the story was just taking in the details. Like going back in time and needing a dime to make a call at the pay phone. And breathing in the blue haze of cigarette smoke everywhere while putting up with the cicadas, humidity, and heat. Going to a gay bar with a crushed-shell parking lot. Living in a shotgun shack and riding the Greyhound bus. All this is ...more
Different kind of read for me, gritty and real. An extraodinary story told in "matter of fact" terms...It felt more authentic that way...sometimes, it's under everyday circumstances that we wander into the most extraordinary moments of our lives and they play out slowly enough that we cannot appreciate the enormity of what's taking place at the moment...Only after time passes, are we able to took back in retrospect, and realize what a pivotal moment that was and how our decisions forever altered ...more
This book was originally published in 2012 by Noble Romance Publishing (NRP). The original title was "Convict Ass". NRP closed its doors in August 2013. I have completely revised the book, and have now re-released it via Amazon's Createspace program, under this new title.
Martin Delacroix's short fiction appears in over twenty erotic, gay anthologies published by Cleis Press, Noble Romance Publishing, Torquere Press, Starbooks Press and Eternal Press. He has published several novels: "Loving Samuel", "Maui", "Love Quest", "Trick and Treat", "Adrian's Scar", "Jailbords", "Capable of Evil", and "De Narvaez". Martin published a short novel with a BDSM theme titled ...moreMore about Martin Delacroix...