Putting Some Zing In [NOOK Book]

Overview

Sharing a day off by miscalculation, Ned and Jim, together 8 years, decide to watch porn DVD's. Maybe it will put some zing back in their sagging relationship. The result is not what either expected. Reference to explicit m/m sexual conduct; strong language; definitely adult content.

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Putting Some Zing In

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Overview

Sharing a day off by miscalculation, Ned and Jim, together 8 years, decide to watch porn DVD's. Maybe it will put some zing back in their sagging relationship. The result is not what either expected. Reference to explicit m/m sexual conduct; strong language; definitely adult content.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940033146260
  • Publisher: Jon Rutherford
  • Publication date: 4/5/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 251,223
  • File size: 103 KB

Meet the Author

Jon has lived in the Midwest USA for what feels like eons. Aside from brief sorties to New York, Winnipeg, and Baja California, and a longer sojourn in France (mainly Paris), the Midwest is where he's stayed, got his own degree in French (like Ben, in "Bumps," he found it no help in getting a job), and spent his working career: basically in civil service, including fascinating and sometimes even exciting work during seven years with a large metropolitan police department, as a civilian employee. (That's where he found his respect and admiration for police officers, which is occasionally reflected in his writing.)


Interests besides writing include classical music, reading, computers, and good movies. A bicycle commuter for several years, Jon racked up over 14,000 miles in (mostly) rush-hour traffic before an inner-ear disorder sabotaged the sense of balance, and hence cycling.


For several decades he was an ardent journal writer, before unexpectedly turning to fiction as a result of taking part in NaNoWriMo in 2010 (total failure) and 2011 (winner).


(Yawn...) Time for a nap, I think.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 16, 2012

    if I could give it a 0 I would

    there was no love no sex and no like even in this short story the whole story was about one mans thoughts about his partner and how they dont even like each other there only staying together because they dont want to be alone

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 10, 2012

    Not what I expected

    It was good

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 13, 2012

    Very different and very good

    Jon Rutherford is great at telling stories from "inside" one character's head. In this one we meet a gay couple who have been together for several years, and their relationship -- like most, gay or straight -- is comfortable but far from perfect. The story develops naturally along this theme as they spend a day watching some porn to put some zing back into their life. I highly recommend this short, easy read. Enjoy!

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