THE SEDUCER: A NOVEL

So This Is What Conjugal Sex Must Feel Like

Part I Chapter 13 Michael felt himself sinking into the giving softness of the pillow. A warm, tingling sensation enveloped his midsection. He didn’t dare open his eyes, fearing that it might [...]

I Am Not Alone

Part I Chapter 12 Although Ana had closed the bedroom door, she could still hear the children’s voices shouting and laughing. On that Friday evening, they were hosting a double slumber party. In [...]

I’m Not a Baby Anymore

Part I Chapter 11 Ana stepped into the gallery which exhibited her artwork. She secretly hoped that an important art critic would drop by, see her work and whip up a sensational article on her [...]

What You Want To Do With Your Life

Part I Chapter 10 Ana rushed to her car in the pouring rain, placing her purse above her head in lieu of an umbrella. She braced herself for the traffic she’d have to face on her way back to Ann [...]

She’s the One

Part I Chapter 9 Driving home after his encounter with Ana, Michael felt elated. Not so much because he thought that he had made an indelible impression upon the young woman, but because she, [...]

“Are You an Art Lover?”

Chapter 8 Michael gazed outside and, despite the religious setting, cursed under his breath when he saw that it was pouring buckets. In just nine months, I’ll leave this wretched Midwest to bask [...]

An Impenetrable Ego

Michael returned home exhausted. He plopped down on the couch, propping his feet up on the coffee table. He turned on the T.V. and flipped channels. Not finding anything of interest, he turned it [...]

He cheated on me with one of his students

Chapter 6 Karen drove back home, her eyes clouded by tears. She entered her parents’ house and headed straight for the refrigerator. A therapeutic gallon of chocolate swirl ice cream awaited her [...]

You Drive Me Crazy!

Chapter 5 In the days following the blowup with Karen, Michael took a short break from his hyperactive sex life. He made a genuine effort to miss his fiancée. He remembered Karen’s patience. The [...]

A Knot of Jealousy

Chapter 4 (you can read Chapter 3 here: Fiery, Lovely Eyes) Michael returned home from the bachelor party around 4 a.m. As soon as he stepped into the living room, he noticed that the red light [...]