Cristiano Pule has a secret that holds him back. Cris likes his job, he likes his family, and… he likes corsets: making them, touching them, wearing them. Cris has had enough rejection to last a lifetime. When he meets knight in shining armor Decker Brigham Cris is determined his adoration for lingerie and manties won’t be the thing that holds them apart. Can Cris make himself into the kind of guy Decker will want to hold close? Or will Decker find out his secret and kick Cris to the curb?
Salvatore Moretti has spent the last three years alone, ever since his lover Benjamin Cresswell left town for the job opportunity of a lifetime. Sal knew he couldn’t hold Ben back, and instead he’s been focused on creating a solid life for himself. A good life. He doesn’t need more than that . . . does he?
The second I see Colt I know he’s the boy for me.
But Colt’s shipped in to be Sponsored by Hank Fisher, the local Company rep. Five years with Hank and Colt will make contacts, learn how the Company works, and more importantly, pay off his debts so he can live free. Stars, I want Colt for mine, but I can’t offer him what Hank can. I’m no-one.
I run Caffeine Savior, a coffee shop on Demeter, an icy rock in the Carina Constellation, serving indie miners and gas rig workers escaping the close confines of their two-month shifts, with millions burning a hole in their cred chips.
Once I see Colt, I know I’ll wait for him, no matter how long it takes. But when Hank proves himself unworthy of Colt, I have to step in. Colt needs to be treasured and kept safe, no matter what it takes.
Savior is a 33,000 word m/m romance novella with insta-love, very mild hurt and a whole lot of comfort, hand-feeding, and coffee.