Robert James has toured the United States as an actor, written a handful of published novels, more than a handful of published stories, many award-winning plays, and his crosswords have appeared everywhere from The New York Times to various newsstand puzzle magazines. He continues to engage in all these pursuits, and also works as a book reviewer and teacher (of acting and writing). In short, he's a workaholic who loves all of his low-paying jobs. (Also a gym rat and movie lover.) Robert lives in the flat Midwest, where his story is set.
It's the most fervent dream of the holidays: to have a life full of blooming romance and enduring devotion with love, joy, and even a touch of lust to warm the cold winter nights. No matter what holidays are celebrated, the idiom holds true: home is where the heart is.... Read More
Harry Sokol is in a personal rut, single with no prospects while slogging through his eighth Yuletide season as an elf in his department store’s Christmas Wonderland. When romance beckons from an unexpected place, can Harry get out of his own way and accept it for the joy it is?... Read More