The ManLove Collection is an anthology of six short male-male and male-male-male romances by Berengaria Brown. All are published separately elsewhere.
Matt has arranged to meet Jake for Christmas Eve drinks after work. Matt has hopes this will be the start of a relationship for them. But his boss, Clauson, drops a huge pile of work on his desk at the last minute and he misses the last bus home. As well as having kept Jake waiting so long, he now discovers he's left his wallet and cell phone on his desk in his rush to catch the bus.
Jake refused to talk to him or forgive him. As Valentine's Day approaches Matt is determined to reconnect with Jake. But is Jake too hurt and disillusioned to forgive him?
Suck It Up
Taylor, Fergus, and Scott are at a company team bonding day. The only good part of the day is when they talk to each other. And afterward.
Lloyd is a loner. He doesn't believe he'll ever find a partner he can love. So he spends his evenings drinking in gay bars, either getting drunk or going off with a stranger for a fast fuck. But then he meets KC and his world changes.
KC's not about to let Lloyd harden his heart to the possibilities between them. KC knows Lloyd's the man for him and he'll use whatever hot, dirty and sexy persuading he has to in order win his man over.
Nurzhan and Spyridion are ghosts. The only night they can become corporeal is All Hallow's Eve, when they should be busy haunting. Hopefully, there will be some time for fun, as well. They're determined to get to know each other much better on this one special night. But how can they live a whole year without touching each other again?
Matthew is singing in a choir for a special Christmas presentation of the oratorio, "Messiah" by Handel. He's a tenor soloist. But his eyes are on one of the basses, Nigel, a deliciously muscular and well-built man with sparkling eyes and golden-brown hair.
Matthew takes his courage in both hands at the full-dress rehearsal, and invites Nigel out to lunch, then to dinner.
But can this be more than a one-night stand?
Ithiel meets Jason and Toby at a wedding and a night of hot passion follows. But what will happen the next morning?