Pairings

These go well with a nice Shiraz. And with each other. These pairings share characters and make wonderful companions for a weekend. Enjoy!

 The L.A. Stories #1: Getting Off

The L.A. Stories #1: Getting Off

 The L.A. Stories #2: All the Bars on Sunset

The L.A. Stories #2: All the Bars on Sunset

Getting Off

A romantic comedy ... with a twist.  

Vicky and Sharon work together, hang out together, and - after Vicky dumps her longtime boyfriend - talk about dating together. At what point do these best friends look at each other and realize that the love they're looking for is right in front of them?

GETTING OFF is the first of The L.A. Stories, novellas about love, sex, dancing, and life in Los Angeles. Adult themes, situations, and language.

All the Bars on Sunset

What happens when a lounge lizard gets smacked between the eyes by love? 

Vince was losing interest in the bar scene, but had no idea what to do next. Then his friend's girlfriend called to say she had someone he ought to meet. One night of dancing was all it took to know this was something different.

Kelli had been willing to meet the guy since he was vouched for by her new friend. Then it turned out he could really dance - and he was really good-looking. And he was really everything else she'd never expected to find. Then there was that dinner,, and then there was that show he did with another new friend. And then ... there was everything.

ALL THE BARS ON SUNSET, second of The L.A. Stories, introduces the Underground Cabaret. A novella about love, life, and dancing in Los Angeles. Adult situations, themes, and language.

 The L.A. Stories #3: Chrome

The L.A. Stories #3: Chrome

 The L.A. Stories #6: Chai at Midnight

The L.A. Stories #6: Chai at Midnight

Chrome

At an age when most dancers' professional lives are winding down, a new door opens for a company member in L.A. ... leading to new adventures, new achievements, and new love.

Adult situations and themes.

Chai at Midnight

It's tough to find someone to keep company with, when your work has you out all night. What happens when a club owner and a professional chef cross paths in Los Angeles? A midlife love story. The sixth in the "L.A. Stories" collection of novellas. Adult situations and themes.

 The L.A. Stories #4: The Continental

The L.A. Stories #4: The Continental

 The L.A. Stories #16: A Random Sequence

The L.A. Stories #16: A Random Sequence

The Continental

What happens when an ambitious young dancer meets the man of her dreams ... and he lives halfway around the world? Find out in this romantic novella set in and around the world of competitive ballroom dancing.

Elena didn't know what to expect when she went to see her former partner Dmitri. All she wanted was a reference, but after the way they'd parted, she thought she'd be lucky to get that. Fortunately, Dmitri was good at forgiveness.

At a big ballroom competition, Elena was taking the next step to building her own studio, when she met someone who made her plans look a lot less attractive. Tony wasn't who she thought he was at first ... which turned out to be a good thing. They only had a few weeks together before he had to leave Los Angeles. Would what they shared during those weeks be enough to hold them together until they could meet again?

Random Sequence

When Linda won the lottery, her life changed forever. She never expected it would change all over again when she met Diego at the counselor's office.

A wildfire led to friendly cohabitation, but there was more between them than either of them knew. A few dances were enough to show them what they'd really won.