Cheryl has been hurt before and is consequently afraid to trust anyone including, Tara, her lover of five years. She is convinced that Tara won’t understand and will see her actions as a betrayal or worse but time is running out and her dark secret is soon to be exposed.
Tara knows they belong together but Cheryl’s increasingly volatile behavior is proving a barrier to their happiness. They need a miracle, or two, to save their relationship. In a final attempt to resolve the issues keeping them apart, Tara makes a stand and risks all for love.
All For Love was previously published in the anthology, To Love & To Cherish, by loveyoudivine and Sapphicplanet.
BOUND BY CONSENT
Danger haunts fashion photographer, Bryana Austin, at every turn. Her ex is seeking revenge and will do anything to achieve her aim. Bryana needs a safe haven. Cassie offers her healing and protection but is the price too high?
Cassie Stuart, is a Mistress in every sense of the word. Her Scottish castle boasts its own fully equipped dungeon. She is searching for the perfect submissive to make her life complete but she finds love instead. Will it be enough?
A chance meeting offers both Bryana and Cassie hope for the future if they can overcome the obstacles of the present.
Mistress of Seduction 4: FULL CIRCLE
Can Cassie keep Bryana safe and provide the discipline she needs?
Bryana learns to accept Cassie as her Mistress, as well as her lover, but their new found happiness is threatened by a catastrophic discovery.
As the story comes full circle Bryana and Cassie are forced to take drastic steps to protect themselves from Bryana’s enemies.
Mistress of Seduction 3: MEETING OF MINDS
Can Cassie find a way forward or is this the end for her and Bryana?
Cassie and Bryana escapethe clutches of Esmée and Marisa but their troubles are far from over.
A visit toAmsterdam offers Cassie a chance to resolve the issues dogging her relationship with Bryana. Until, once again, Esmée intervenes to threaten the fragile progress. Will Cassie manage to turn adversity into triumph?
Eve Pritchard enjoys her fuck nights The one occasion each week when she treats herself to the pleasures of the flesh and indulges in five star luxury all the way. She has a rule never to fuck the same person twice. Once keeps the liaison impersonal. Twice borders on an affair or, horror of horrors, a budding relationship. Besides which, a high powered career that includes a full social calendar, leaves Eve with little opportunity to build the sort of relationship that will stand the test of time. But fate may have other ideas…
Pickup is a revised version of Just One Night – which appeared in Where The Girls Are: Urban Lesbian Erotica, edited by D.L. King (Cleis Press 2009)
Welcome to Sapphic Planet, a literary realm where women are free to love one another without fear of prejudice or reprisal. Inside these pages you’ll discover nineteen stories written specifically to tease and titillate your senses.
From a frolic in the rain with a Bathing Beauty, to a concerned sibling showing his sister some Brotherly Love, and everything in between. Whether you’re in the mood for steamy romance or unrequited lust, we’ve got a story guaranteed to satisfy your cravings.
This anthology showcases just a fraction of the talent from the writers of Sapphic Planet, a group specifically created for authors and aspiring authors of quality lesbian literature.
Contributors: Allison Wonderland, Jean Roberta, Kissa Starling, Jodi Payne, Jennifer Cross, Dylynn DeSaint, JT Langdon, Nan Andrews, Meg Leigh, Fiona Zedde, Ann Cory, Adriana Kraft, Dalia Craig, Stephanie Rose, Tenille Brown, Kira Chase, Moondancer Drake, Roxy Katt, Beth Wylde
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From the Sapphic Signs Series
Two women. A strong physical attraction. One set of antique jewelry. Who will come out the winner?
Josslyn Harper and Paige Railton bid against each other for the same antique jewelry ensemble at a New York auction.
Each has her own pressing reason for wanting to win the bidding war. With neither woman prepared to give way to the other, the bids rocket to almost two million dollars, forcing Josslyn to admit defeat. A triumphant Paige is delighted with her purchase, despite its high price. However, she hasn’t bargained on encountering a major obstacle in the shape of a very determined Josslyn Harper. Josslyn vows to fight Paige to get the family heirloom back but she hasn’t reckoned with Paige’s tenacity.
Over time, Paige and Josslyn find themselves growing closer and soon discover they have a lot in common when the power of love overtakes their battle for ownership of the jewels.
For more details of the Sapphic Signs series, please visit: Torquere Press
Danger lurks in the dark recesses of Out Of Bounds. Will Cassie be able to save Bryana from harm?
Following their reunion Bryana and Cassie begin to explore the sexual boundaries of their relationship with a visit to Out Of Bounds, a private BDSM club. However, the visit gets out of hand when Bryana and Cassie encounter enemies with scores to settle.
Mistress of Seduction 1: SLAVE TO LUST
The memory of their one amazing night together resurfacing to ignite an inferno inside Bryana’s pussy. She had never expected to see Cassie Stuart again. Now Cassie was at her door expecting to take up where they left off but Bryana doesn’t want to get involved in a new relationship so soon after seeing the back of an old one
Besides which, Cassie is way out of her league both socially and in terms of her sexual experience. That fully equipped dungeon in the tower is the stuff of fantasy, and the distance thing would prove an insurmountable obstacle to any permanent relationship. Cassie’s domain, Auchtercairn, is six hundred miles from London and a world away from Bryana’s comfort zone.
When Cal Carson’s self-imposed solitary existence is disturbed by the unexpected arrival of a sexy femme she fights the urge to grab what’s on offer and ignore the consequences. Alice claims she just wants to have sex with Cal, nothing more, but then she reveals that the offer comes with unacceptable strings like love and commitment. Cal refuses to let romance gatecrash her well ordered life, not even by the back door. Will she be able to resist temptation or is her life about to take a turn for the worse?
When banker Taylor Hendry swaps jobs and apartments with her colleague, Samantha Crighton, it seems a good deal until she meets Samantha’s flat mate, Ellie. Taylor lusts after Ellie, from the outset, but is wary of any involvement with this tall, dark, sexy, femme after Sam warned her not to mess with Ellie’s vulnerable emotions.
Journalist, Ellie Lawrence, finds her attraction to Taylor confusing. She’s never had a lesbian relationship, not even a girl crush; but Taylor’s arrival provokes intense sexual feelings, which clamor for fulfillment. For the first time in her life, she wants to have full-on mad passionate sex with a woman.
Undercover agent, Kayce Brydon, can’t believe her luck when she’s assigned a new partner. Max is sexy, butch, and the exciting lover she’s always dreamed of. Which is just as well since their remit is to pose as a couple to entice the wife of a drug baron into their bed.
Max Stafford can’t keep her hands off Kay, in public or in private. She wants this woman in her bed for keeps but first they must complete their assignment.
A need for sexual satisfaction drove her to forget all the rules and submit to Cassie, the mistress of this dungeon of dark desires.
Returning from a fashion shoot in a remote area of Scotland, femme photographer Bryana Austin loses control of her Jaguar and crashes into a peat bog. Cold, wet, and hungry, she faces spending a night in the open until Cassie Stuart rides out of the swirling mist to her rescue with the offer of a hot bath, food, and a bed for the night.
However, when Bryana steps inside Auchtercairn, Cassie’s seventeenth-century castle, she quickly discovers that there’s much more to this sexy, rugged, butch than meets the eye. They share a common interest: a mutual love of bondage. And this discovery leads her to risk everything for one night of erotic pleasure at the hands of Cassie.
Graphic designer Laura Fenwick has spent weeks secretly watching and lusting after the sexy femme who works as a receptionist in the glass-fronted office right across the corridor from her. She spends her days looking for an opportunity to meet the woman of her dreams and her nights dreaming of all the things they might do together.
Freya Johansen thinks butch, Laura, too hot for words. She wants to get to know her on a very personal level but Laura seems so aloof and Freya doesn’t know how to break the ice. When the two women are forced to seek shelter from a storm, their sexual chemistry takes them on a journey of discovery.
Victoria Bayliss is happy in her job as a junior copywriter. The only thing she lacks is a lover. When Sheridan arrives on the scene and messes up her life big time, Ria knows it’s time to run away.
Sheridan Brooks appears to have everything. A fabulous new job, and a luxury Manhattan apartment, not to mention a sexy body, good looks and a closet full of designer clothes to show them off, but her clothes hide a naughty secret.
A brief liaison in the executive restroom has far-reaching consequences for both women.
Life has never been easy for Kezia Grey and now it just got a whole lot worse.
On the run from vicious thugs hired by her ex-boss, Raul Casaro, who believes she has stolen vital information about his business dealings she takes refuge in La Rochette, a bistro run by a gay couple, Marc and Jason. But is Kezia wise to place her trust Marc and Jason or will they betray her too?
For Marc Linton and Jason Deveral Kezia’s arrival brings major change to their well-ordered life and danger in the form of a revenge attack on their home by the men searching for Kezia. As things heat up for Kezia, mounting sexual tension forces her into a radical reassessment of her relationship with the two men. While for Marc and Jason, a surprising turn of events offers them an unexpected solution to a longstanding problem and provides them with the one thing missing from their lives.
When sexy blonde Arlene issues an invitation to supper Jay has no expectations other than enjoying a pleasant evening with her new friend. How will Jay react when she discovers Arlene plans to put her on the menu?
Best Lesbian Romance 2010
Edited by Radclyffe
Unforgettable Stories of Seduction and Love Between Women
Ranging from the short and ever-so-sweet to the recklessly passionate, Best Lesbian Romance 2010 is essential reading for anyone who favors the highly imaginative, the deeply sensual, and the very loving. Erin O’Riordan’s “Soaked” captures the wild exuberance and agonies of young ardor. Dalia Craig’s “The Last Dance” shows that what begins in a moment of insuppresible desire may indeed prove to be the substance of a lifetime. The narrator of Jacqueline’s Applebee’s “I Never Thought of Love” learns that life-changing relationships don’t always arrive with fanfare but can sneak up on us. Best Lesbian Romance 2010 revels in headlong leaps into love at first glance and broken hearts healed by the power of love.
Includes stories by: Evan Mora, Anna Meadows, Sommer Marsden, Cheyenne Blue, Sacchi Green, Pamela Smiley, Hannah Quinn, Erin O’Riordan, Jacqueline Applebee, Renée Strider, Kris Adams, Andrea Dale, Neil Stark and Trinity Tam, Shannon Dargue, Dalia Craig, and Radclyffe.
Where the Girls Are: Urban Lesbian Erotica
Edited by D.L. King
Hot Girls in the City
Every year, thousands of young women arrive in the big city, seduced by downtown life and endless sexual opportunities. D.L. King presents both true tales and explicit fiction about these wide-eyed newcomers from the very best writers of lesbian erotica. From first times to wet and wild hook-ups at bars, clubs, and parties, to falling in love at first sight, Where the Girls Are sets a higher standard for lesbian erotica. In Jessica Lenox’s “A is for Apple,” the new girl in town learns “b is for bondage” when she gets the education of a lifetime. Charlotte Dare’s meltingly hot “The Critic,” shows how city chicks do it so right, and sparks fly in Evan More’s “Electricity,” when a country girl walks into a bar and discovers true bliss underneath a cocky butch.