College life was supposed to be fun and simple for two smalltown best friends, Eric and Collin. Aside from the newest adventure that they have embarked upon, life has thrown them a terrifying yet exciting new curveball. The boyhood comradery has suddenly shifted and the teenaged bromance has somehow transformed into a full-on romance. This newfound passion and lust is not the biggest surprise these two boys have to face. After being attacked after a fun night out, Eric discovers a dark hidden secret that he himself had no idea that he was carrying. How far will Eric have to go to protect his best friend and lover? Will he be able to overcome his fears and battle his own insecurities to protect the one person that means the most to him? He soon discovers that there is no time for fear or doubt, its now time for him to Awaken.
Jack of all trades, Joshua R Hastey grew up in a small town in west Texas but spread his wings & became a successful stylist in the big city until deciding to return to home, slow down and deliver his first-ever release, The Awakening: Book 1, to the public. A well-established artist, dancer and animal trainer, Joshua brings intrigue and fun to any endeavor he pursues. Look for future releases soon!! ~ Kristin Griswald