Author, of Chasing Amanda and Megan’s Way, and who I now call friend, has been a frequent visitor here. She has a heart of gold and adding to her already 36 hour days, she must have with all that she does, is now also promoting indie authors and I signed on to help her. Today’s guest is an author she would like to introduce to us all. So please welcome Mr. Dean Mayes!!!
Dean Mayes has been writing, blogging and dreaming for most of his adult life, in between practicing as an Pediatric ICU Nurse and raising his two children, Xavier & Lucy (who was born during the writing of his debut novel The Hambledown Dream). Dean lives in Adelaide, Australia with his partner Emily, his children …and his cross-breed cattle dog Simon.
The Hambledown Dream, a lyrical and moving paranormal romance, is his first novel. Dean is currently working on his second novel, tentatively titled “Gifts Of The Peramangk”.
He writes regularly for a loyal following at his blog Dean from Australia.
Music As A Literary Experience.
Music imparts imagery and emotion within us. It fires our imagination and encourages us to
Australian Denny Banister had it all; a successful career, a passion for the guitar, and Sonya – the love of his life. Tragically, Denny is struck down with inoperable cancer.
Andy DeVries has almost nothing; alienated from his family, moving through a dangerous Chicago underworld dealing in drugs, battling addiction; all while keeping a wavering hold on the only thing that matters to him: a place at a prestigious conservatory for classical guitar in Chicago.
As Andy recovers from a near fatal overdose, he is plagued by dreams – memories of a love he has never felt, and a life he’s never lived. Driven by the need for redemption and by the love for a woman he’s never met, he begins a quest to find her, knowing her only by the memories of a stranger and the dreams of a place called Hambledown…