It’s a Back List Blog Hop-Day Two


Welcome to Day two of the backlist blog hop. Today I am sharing a snippit into A Summer Night Fling, my first paranormal M/M short story found in the Hot Summer Fun anthology.

Contest Information: Leave a comment on any or all of my three posts for this blog hop to be entered to win a $10 All Romance Ebookstore gift card and a promo goodie bag from me. Leave your email address as well within the comment so I have a way to contact you in case you win.

You can check out the rest of the blog hop participants HERE

Now onto A Summer Night Fling…

HotSummerFun_IRM Version

A Summer Night Fling by Raine Delight

Part of the Hot Summer Fun Anthology

M/M paranormal short story

Available in E-book and in print

Buy at:


All Romance

Barnes & Nobles

Cal Larson wasn’t expecting to find a hot sexy man stuck in a tree. When he meets Alex, sparks fly and these two find that love is waiting to claim them. Except Alex has a secret…one that may bring danger to Cal’s doorstep. Can Cal find it in his heart to accept Alex and let this summer fling turn into something much more?

Teaser Excerpt:

Three months earlier…

Cal Larson walked into his house and knew something was different. The feeling of peace, of home, escaped him that moment. He tried to figure out what it was as he tossed his coat over the stair railing and asked, “Hey, Mal, you around?”

Silence answered him. He walked across the foyer to the living room, searching for his lover of five years. After spying no one in the room, he moved deeper into the house, his heart starting to pound and an uneasy feeling making his stomach churn. When opening the kitchen door revealed nothing, he made his way back to the stairwell and ran up to the master bedroom. Hoping that Malcolm was in the shower, he walked into the room and stopped short. Drawers were open, clothes scattered, but no Malcolm was in sight.

He ran over to the closet and saw the empty space where his lover’s clothes should have been. The suitcases they used on trips were gone, and with a heavy heart he sat down on the bed, anguish running through his soul.

“What the heck happened?” Cal turned to see the destruction of the room he had given him so many wonderful memories. Of Malcolm coming toward him, naked after a shower, smelling fresh and manly, and all he needed to do was touch Cal and he was lost.

Hearing a crinkle of paper, he turned and discovered a piece of crumpled paper stuck in the sheets of the bed. Smoothing it out as best he could, he saw it was from Malcolm.

Dear Cal,
By now you know I am gone. I can’t do this anymore. I have fallen out of love with you and moved on. I am sorry for this but hope you can forgive me eventually.
My best,

Blinking with shock, Cal stared at the paper in disbelief. His lover had decided to leave…without even saying goodbye or offer an explanation at that. He left a ‘Dear John’ letter and wiped his hands of five years of being a couple. What happened to loving one another and giving each other support as they pursued their dreams?

“Well goddamn me to hell and back, “Cal swore as he stood up and walked out of the room, never glancing back while the letter slowly fell to the ground.

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12 thoughts on “It’s a Back List Blog Hop-Day Two

  1. Poor Cal! That would be a very sucky way to leave someone. But it sounds like he is going to find a new, sexy guy. Wish I could find a sexy guy in a tree 😉
    manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

  2. Oh My Goodness, great tease that has me wanting to read more …

    BeckeyWhiteATgmailDOTcom (email following)

  3. Great giveaway! This is my favorite way to discover new authors!

    Sassychassy333 at gmail dot com

  4. Ive heard a ton of good about this book! Definitely gonna have to grab and read soon! Thanks!

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