Not In All My…

Being a first responder has its positives and negatives. It seems like Mark Collins experiences more of the negatives than most.
Family relations? It’s hard to explain to a nine-year-old daughter why you can’t make it to her soccer game tomorrow. Or Thanksgiving Day dinner for the fourth consecutive year.
Companionship? The trust held in his teammates is like no other. Those outside his career field never truly understand. And contending with inept leadership in the workplace can test the bonds of a team.
Alone time? It happens. Not often, but it happens. With limited time around those you love, pushing yourself to find time for the things you want for yourself is often taxing.
As Mark makes his way through a life of camaraderie and work, he questions his sanity many times over. However, he does find a small beacon of light on his side. His wife, daughter, and teammates. With these priceless pieces of support, he pushes on with the headache and heartache found all too common in the first responder world. And with a new and daunting challenge tossed at their feet, Mark and his squad will need to keep sight of that beacon to emerge unscathed.


Meet K. L. Bedwell

I was born in Florida and moved up and down the east coast, currently calling Pennsylvania home. I’m a father of two daughters and a former entrepreneur of ten years. I have a degree in business and now work in corporate America, which came and still comes as a huge culture shock to me. NOT IN ALL MY… is my first self-published book.

Last Chance California

Are We All Doomed to Become Our Parents?

Terrified he’s becoming just like his father, Wyatt Lewis, a disillusioned millennial, breaks up with his fiancée to chase his childhood dream – a fresh start in Southern California.

Once in San Diego, Wyatt reunites with an old friend, Summer Harrison, while falling hard for the elusive and free-spirited, Leah Murphy. Summer and Leah show Wyatt a dazzling world littered with lavish speakeasies, egregious drug use, and overpriced cocktails. Surrounded by fake glamor and stuck in a terrible corporate job, Wyatt’s escape turns into his worst nightmare.

Overworked, alone, and filled with regret, the aspiring writer spirals down a self-destructive path that forces him to confront the violent past he ran away to California to forget.

In his raw, hilarious, and dark debut novel, Brian Price showcases our world, on the verge of the COVID-19 pandemic, through the eyes of a sarcastic and stubborn narrator as he attempts to drown his family’s demons.


Meet Brian Price

Brian Price worked in the marketing and communications industry for nine years. The Public Relations Society of America, American Business Awards, and Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals are a few of the organizations that awarded his work.

But who actually cares about that?

He certainly doesn’t.

Sick of bookshelves being stuffed with bureaucrats’ memoirs and snake-oil entrepreneurs using books as sales funnels, Brian wrote a novel, Last Chance California.

If he isn’t reading or writing, Brian is probably playing with his rescue pup, Bucky, or ranting about the government. He resides in Southern New Jersey

Tales from California

This short-story collection highlights Brian Price’s writing style while also serving as an introduction to the main characters in his debut novel, Last Chance California. The collection includes the following tales: Chicken Nuggets or Bust It took Wyatt over thirty years to experience In-N-Out Burger. The joint turned out to be a powder keg ready to blow with one missed pickle. When Wyatt Met Summer How did Wyatt meet Summer? Well, she isn’t shy about telling the story. that’s for sure. The California Palm Reading Seduction Wyatt is struggling in Southern California. He calls out of work and visits a fortune teller for guidance. She invites him over to her mansion for a reading. Things get weird. Sick and Fired Wyatt’s job sucks. Thankfully, strep throat allowed him to avoid the office for a few days. But that led to more problems for Wyatt’s career. Abraham Lincoln: Animal Whisperer If not for a reincarnated Abe Lincoln, Wyatt Lewis would have killed his dog while flying home for Christmas.

Meet Brian Price

Brian Price worked in the marketing and communications industry for nine years. The Public Relations Society of America, American Business Awards, and Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals are a few of the organizations that awarded his work. But who actually cares about that? He certainly doesn’t. Sick of bookshelves being stuffed with bureaucrats’ memoirs and snake-oil entrepreneurs using books as sales funnels, Brian wrote a novel, Last Chance California. If he isn’t reading or writing, Brian is probably playing with his rescue pup, Bucky, or ranting about the government.

pandemic woes and lockdown lows

wake up. make some coffee. watch the news. pack a bowl. freak out. catch a snooze. Lockdown poetry. It’s sad. it’s weird. It’ll punch you in the heart. Brian Price’s first poetry collection delves into themes of love, death, depression, inequality, mental health, and self-righteousness. Written entirely during the COVID-19 lockdowns, the works are the thoughts of a millennial questioning himself and the world he lives in.

Meet Brian Price

Brian Price worked in the marketing and communications industry for nine years. The Public Relations Society of America, American Business Awards, and Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals are a few of the organizations that awarded his work. But who actually cares about that? He certainly doesn’t. Sick of bookshelves being stuffed with bureaucrats’ memoirs and snake-oil entrepreneurs using books as sales funnels, Brian wrote a novel, Last Chance California. If he isn’t reading or writing, Brian is probably playing with his rescue pup, Bucky, or ranting about the government.

Bibliomancer

Time to choose your last book Emily Brewster is an angel – ask anyone she reads to at the hospice. So when she’s arrested for murder, it should be easy to clear her name. The only problem is, she thinks she might be guilty. But what if death isn’t The End?

Meet Frances Evelyn

Frances Evelyn writes real-world fantasy for readers who like to think and feel. She lives in Rutland with her husband, two sons who are, for the moment, too old for stories and magic, and a cockerpoo who protects them from shadows.

The Girl who Dared To Love

“But this time, his smile didn’t charm me. For the first time ever, he didn’t make my heart flutter. It took me four long years to realise that he wasn’t the one…” Aasma, an under-confident 17-year old Delhi girl, develops an immediate infatuation for Ishaan but is left saddened when he unexpectedly withdraws his admission and leaves the college forever. While trying to adjust to her new college life, she develops a close friendship with Dheeraj only to fall in love with him. However, their relationship starts going downhill when Dheeraj’s over-loving nature starts making her feel suffocated. Not being able to take it anymore, Aasma breaks up with Dheeraj. Dheeraj, on learning about his father’s sudden death, decides to drop out of the college to take care of the family business and to be closer to his mother back in Lucknow. Aasma’s life takes a huge turn with the return of Ishaan who she instantly falls in love with. However, her life comes crashing down when Ishaan abruptly ghosts her after the first date. Her self-esteem takes another hit as she tries to seek the closure that she never got. How will Aasma rise through the ashes and rediscover herself? Read on to learn more about her journey of self-discovery.

Meet Richi Mittal

Richi is a full-time content writer & blogger who grew up in the modest township of Bhiwadi. Having done her graduation from DCAC (Delhi University) and MBA from LBSIM (Delhi), she aims to make a strong impact on the minds of people through her writing. She also loves travelling and listening people share their life stories.

Deja Vu

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If you are looking for a book where you can fall in love with the protagonist and escape reality, this is NOT the book for you. There are no aliens, no heartbreaking alpha-males, no beautiful women waiting for a knight on a white horse to come rescue them.

Chances are you won’t like Rose, the main character. Why? Because Rose is not a nice girl. She is jealous, she hates, and she is unhappy with her life.

But…

Maybe each of us experiences the exact same feelings? Maybe that’s why it’s hard for some of us to read and realize that we have part of Rose inside of us …

However, Rose was given an unusual opportunity to relive her life and examine her emotions and decisions.
Come and read what happened to her and what she found out about herself and her environment.

Maybe you’ll find out something about yourself…


Déjà Vu won the Israeli Nanowrimo contest, receiving these comments from the judges: “A real ‘page turner,’… honest and free from self-righteousness… centered around a fascinating concept. The writer has a rare talent for telling a compelling story.”

Paradise Palms

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It was supposed to be a fun Florida vacation for Mark and his girlfriend. Their host—Mark’s best friend Chris—lives in the manufactured home community of Paradise Palms in a small town outside of Orlando. But when Chris is arrested and jailed on drug charges Mark’s world quickly spins out of control.
Ten years ago Chris saved Mark from going to jail after Mark killed a college girl in a drunk driving accident. Now the tables are turned and Chris expects Mark’s help, but how far should Mark go to help save his friend?
When Mark promises to help Chris’s drug business survive while Chris is in jail, Mark ends up involved with Jen, an exotic dancer, and doing drugs with her. Mary—one of the Paradise Palms residents—has special gifts that can help save Mark from himself, but what path will Mark choose?
In the tight-knit neighborhood of Paradise Palms, Mary’s empathic nature is tested by other challenges from within the community. She is the caretaker of her anxiety-ridden father and of her aging surrogate mother. Patrick, a gay teenager beset by an intolerant father, seeks Mary support, as well.
Paradise Palms central story is Mark’s inner struggle and the ultimate choices he makes. Mark knows that the allure of sex and drugs will not rid him of the demons from his past, but there’s a price to pay on his road to redemption.

Two Months and Three Days

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A crazy mix of Fifty Shades of Grey, romance, and a detective story. A breathtaking contemporary romance series, fully complete. Read now!
As Arina, a nineteen-year-old veterinary school student in Moscow, wanders into a photo exhibition run by Maxim, the only son of a billionaire and a photographer specializing in the brutal side of visual arts, the air gets immediately charged with sexual tension. He offers her a contract for the next two months and three days. Both Arina and Maxim start on a life-changing romantic adventure.

She is struck by the cruelty and violence erupting from his world; he is dazzled by her innocence, beauty, and aloofness.
Maxim is a hot, talented, sophisticated, rich, and naughty billionaire. Somehow, he cannot think of anything but her.

But seeing through the fancy art exhibitions filled with billionaires, expensive restaurants, and private jets, step by step, she uncovers Maxim’s dark and dangerous past and comes to a conclusion: everything comes at a high price. His notes and sketches are frightening, and his mental health is on the verge of collapse. And to top it all, Arina and Maxim’s friends, families, and protectors insist on ending their relationship…

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Two Months and Three Days by Tatiana Vedenska is the opening book of the #SinisterRomance series. This contemporary romance is a deeply emotional, sensual, and steamy read, a brilliantly crafted story of a spoiled billionaire and an ordinary student that explores such themes as joy and pleasure versus happiness, belonging and identity, naivety versus experience, family bonds, and relationships.