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  1. The Truest Gift Complete

    By krydon, in 2021 - Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/04/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse

    The Gift a hero can bring

    • 1 Chapters
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  2. Precious Memories Complete

    By Bill W, in 2021 - Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/04/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: Romance
    Sub-genres: General Romance
    • mature adult
    • gay
    • no sex
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • love

    Tony and Sean Morgia-Mulligan had been married for quite a few years, but recently they’d lost some items that they felt could never be replaced. One day, a young man named Jeremy Reinhart approached Tony and began chatting with him, and during their conversation Tony learned that Jeremy had a unique ability. In fact, Jeremy might even have a way to make up for their loss, but does it have a chance of working?

    This is my entry for the Fall/Winter 2021 anthology, ‘An Unconventional Gift’.

    • 1 Chapters
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  3. Solutions Complete

    By Bill W, in 2021 - Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/04/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama
    • school
    • no sex
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • abuse
    • friendship

    Chandler Drake is in middle school and rides the school bus that Bob Bell drives. They’re also neighbor’s, so when Bob sees that Chandler is being bullied, he wants to help. Bob does what he can, but he would like to do more. When he discovers a second boy, Nick Morenus, who lives nearby and rides a different bus, is going through a similar situation, Bob attempts to offer a solution to help both boys. Chandler has devised his own solution that works even better when combined with Bob’s proposal. Will this strategy solve their problem?

    This is my entry for the Fall/Winter 2021 anthology, ‘An Unconventional Gift’.

    • 1 Chapters
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    • 21 Comments
    • 5 Recommendations
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  4. Spirited Holiday Engagement Complete

    By W_L, in 2021 - Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/01/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance, Science Fiction, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Drama, General Romance, Soft Sci-Fi, Romantic Paranormal
    • magic
    • gay
    • death-defying
    • religion
    • ghosts
    • holiday
    • death

    Joey Lam just lost his fiance, Jake Lawrence, due to an auto accident on Thanksgiving. They were supposed to get married on Christmas Day. Through a series of ancient taoist rituals and modern artificial intelligence programming, Joey may still be able to give Jake something seemingly impossible, the promised Christmas wedding.

    Fall Anthology 2021 Theme- "An Unconventional Gift"

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    • 26 Comments
    • 5 Recommendations
    • Mature
  5. Cliff’s Pendant Complete

    By Altimexis, in 2021 - Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/04/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Drama, General Romance
    • teen
    • masturbate
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • high school

    Zach thought he was fooling everyone and was only out to Jake, his kid brother. Then on his 15th birthday, his dad gave him a rainbow pendant inscribed with the Hebrew word ‘Chai’, which means ‘Life’. His dad had had it made to give to his best friend, Cliff, who had AIDS, but never got the chance. Zach promised to wear it with pride, but hid it under his shirt, forgetting he had to undress for gym, a class he shared with Tanner, his secret crush.

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