GENRE: Gay Romance
LENGTH: 3,377 words
Loving Ruben Pacheco is easy. He's sweet, he's supportive, he keeps the bills paid and plenty of food on the table. Loving living with Ruben's parents presents more of a challenge. They're critical, overbearing, and openly rooting for Gabe to go home so Ruben might crawl back into the closet.Gabe’s in love, but he’s getting annoyed -- Ruben's great and all, but is he worth all the hassle?Note: This short story was originally published in the charity collection, Love Is Proud.EXCERPT:
Gabe is frustrated and annoyed with living with his boyfriend Ruben's parents. It takes an evening out for him to realize what he has is worth any amount of discomfort to just be with Ruben. The revelation brings a new attitude and joy back into their relationship.