When a business trip sends quiet Janay Parker flying to the other side of the country, a chance meeting in a local hangout puts her in the sights of handsome and bold Jackson Bryant. Once the two lock eyes, their combined passion spins Janay to new heights of intimacy she never dared to dream of.
Now, a scorned friend and an estranged mother are all that stand in her way of true happiness. Can Janay find the strength within herself to turn the tables and embrace what was always meant to hers…love from an adoring man and a renewed spark to taste life…?
I closed my eyes and sank my fingers through his loose curls, still tucked around the ears, and pulled Jackson in for a deep and combustible kiss. My tongue wiggled against his as he willingly accepted my affection and timed his thrusts into my mouth to sync with mine. I breathed his scent deep into my nostrils and allowed the spicy aroma to fill my lungs.
“I want to be with you, Jackson…only you. You’re everything that I’ve ever wanted. Don’t let go of me,” I pleaded while our lips dangled together.
“I won’t, baby, as long as I walk this earth, I promise we’ll be together.”
Our foreheads pressed and our hands melded. I finally felt at peace, set free from the noise of the world I had managed to escape from. I felt a strange tingling and then saw an image of my dad’s smiling face flash across my vision. I knew that he and Jackson would have gotten along just fine.
“Stay with me tonight, Janay. Come home with me and stay in my bed.”
“Yes,” the only answered that I ever wanted to give to Jackson from this day forth…