Short story sequel to Under a Falling Star
Ice queen Dee has never before shared the top spot with anyone. Running a new company with her girlfriend, Austen, is taking some getting used to, especially since Austen doesn’t deem knocking heads together to be an acceptable leadership choice.
When disaster strikes at work and their management styles clash, they’re forced to figure out how to be as good together as business partners as they are lovers. It might take compromises and donut bribes, but they’re determined to find a way.
“Partners” is a short story sequel to Jae’s award-winning lesbian romance Under a Falling Star.
Tropes & themes: ice queen character, workplace romance, office romance
Length: 7,000 words
Publication date: December 22, 2021 (previously published in anthology After Happily Ever After)