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I'm a single mom to a great adult daughter, and I have a full-time job as well. I started reading m/m romance about 12 years ago, then went to reviewing and then writing.

Some dares and prompting of friends led me to the role of author and they've always been my biggest cheerleaders.

You can contact me at tam.ames01@gmail.com

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ffhbh_badge4-200Welcome to the Flash Fiction Holiday Blog Hop that was organized by Thorny Sterling. There are over 40 people writing short holiday stories based on the picture below. The only parameters were 1) LGBT 2) holiday theme 3) a “bad boy” 4) a gift of some kind 5) less than 3000 words. So here is my contribution and I can’t wait to see how everyone interpreted the picture. It will be fun to see in which

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Miralinda Thank you for friending me, Tam. It's a honor for me to be your friend)


Heather K (dentist in my spare time) Thanks for friend requesting :) I DO let people know about book deals :)


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Tam Morgana wrote: "Thanks for accepting my friend request, Tam! :)"

You're welcome Morgana. :-)


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Morgana Thanks for accepting my friend request, Tam! :)


message 12: by Lori K

Lori K Thanks Tam, I have your blog on RSS but I thought I'd add you here too.


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Tam Angel wrote: "Hey Tam,
Thanks so much for the friendvite! I'm so glad we met at GRL!!
xoxo"


Me too. It was a ton of fun. Have a great day.


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Angel Hey Tam,
Thanks so much for the friendvite! I'm so glad we met at GRL!!
xoxo


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Tam Well, I hope I haven't steered you wrong too many times. :-)


message 8: by Jaime

Jaime Tam, thanks for all your reviews....I have saved a lot of money following you!


Experiment BL626 Thanks for accepting me! Love your book-picks!


Josephine Myles Hi Tam - thanks for accepting the add :D


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Tam Lilli wrote: "Hi Tam, thanks for adding me. Looking forward to seeing your TBR growing. :P"

Hush you. It's supposed to go down. LOL


Lilli *slowest reader ever* Hi Tam, thanks for adding me. Looking forward to seeing your TBR growing. :P


Nikyta Thanks for accepting, Tam!! I'm looking forward to your reviews. :D


Ingrid Hi Tam,
Don't know if I am next but I have bought Junjou 1 myself and 2 etc are on my to-buy list. So don't sent them to me!

Ingrid


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Lily Hi Tam, thanks for the friend request :)


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