JUST DESSERTS...AND OTHER STORIES
By: Vicki Batman
Love blossoms in the small town of
Sommerville in these clean and
wholesome, heart-warming short
tales, filled with fun and forever pos-
With This Ring
Good Girls Finish First
Tommy and the Teacher
Absolutely Positively Lost
The Little Birdie Who
Check Her Out
This Is Not Working
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An Excerpt from “Man Theory”
―I have a theory about love.‖
Ethan‘s statement knocked me from the proverbial moun-
tain top. Eyeing him, I clapped my hand across my mouth to
stifle a giggle.
From Day One at our new jobs at Prime Designs, Ethan and
I had forged a friendship. I was the artsy heart-sy, emotional gal.
He—the technical, by-the-book pal. We ate an occasional dinner,
watched a movie, whatever. Traded small gifts like coffee, a
magazine, music. However, Ethan had never made an overture
Translated: Nothing intimate.
I‘d said to myself, ―Rats.‖
For work, we‘d traveled to Colorado Springs to attend a
workshop on web design innovations. After check-in, I‘d joined
him at the bridge crossing the lake to decide about lunch before
the meetings commenced.
My six-foot-one geek wearing rimless glasses leaned against
the railing and stared into the sparkling blue waters of the high
mountain lake. The feathered fowl paddled by.
Had his feelings changed?
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Length: 90 Pages
Heat Level: PG
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Vicki Batman has sold many romantic comedy works to magazines and several publishers and most re-
cently sold two humorous romantic mysteries. Along the way she has garnered awards and best sellers. She is a
member of Romance Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, and several writing groups. She is an avid jazzer-
ciser, handbag lover, mahjong player, yoga practitioner, movie fan, book devourer, cat fancier, and best mom
ever. And she adores Handsome Hubby. Most days begin with her hands set to the keyboard and her thinking,