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The Proper Way to Transfer Spirit Energy (2) Ch. 14 –
Ibuki’s been transferring spirit energy through their kisses all this time. But Tadatsugu tells him there’s a better, more effective way of doing the transfer – and it’s been under his belt this entire time!
Ibuki, a child of a fox spirit and a human, is despised by his fox spirit relatives due to his parentage. However, Ibuki’s own fox spirit abilities awaken at the age of 13 upon the death of his father, giving him close to godlike powers. To escape those who want to use his powers for devious purposes, Ibuki seals his powers away and hides in plain sight as the personal assistant of Tadatsugu, the next head of the Kuki family, the strongest of all fox spirit families. Despite Tadatsugu’s extremely intimate body touches, Ibuki works hard to be good at his job. But what happens when a god of death from Ibuki’s family tracks him down? How much longer can Ibuki run from those who want his power?
FRIEND SYNDROME –
Akito and Sousuke are inseparable childhood friends. If it ever came down to it, Akira would choose Sousuke over any girl who came into his life. But what happens when Sousuke says he has someone he likes?
Mikura, Natsuki’s best friend, wants to “shed his angel wings” and lose his damned virginity already, but like hell is Natsuki ever gonna let that happen! Under the guise of dressing up as Mikura’s “practice girlfriend,” Natsuki plots to distract him long enough until he never looks for a real girlfriend – but how far is he willing to go under the excuse of “practice”?
Yuichi is confused – if Ryo does love him, then why does he want Yuichi to hate him? But Yuichi realizes: he never wants to leave Ryo behind ever again.
Volleyball teammates Yuichi and Ryo were unstoppable on the court until a career-breaking injury forces Yuichi to walk away from it all. Years after, he’s a perfectly ordinary salaryman living a perfectly normal life – but what happens when he and Ryo meet again?
FIND YOUR COURAGE –
After a drunken night out, Maki wakes up to a demon cat at his bedside offering him three wishes. No wish is too big for this surprisingly powerful cat. But Maki only wants one thing – a date with his crush, cute hairdresser Natsuno, and maybe some naughty fun with him. Does Maki need magic to make his wish come true?
A wish-granting demon cat gives Maki three wishes as thanks for being drunkenly freed from its vending machine prison. The cat can grant Maki’s any wish – wealth, fame, youth – but all Maki wants is for cute hairdresser Natsuno to like him back, and maybe make out with him. Does Maki really need the magic to make his wish come true? Five short stories come together in this collection to show us that sometimes, the most magical love stories are the most ordinary ones.
Trouble Awakens (2) Chapter 14 –
As the investigation rolls on, Chihiro comes to terms with the fact that his new husband Junichiro may be a very plausible suspect.
In this solemn wedding ceremony, two people vow to be together for better and for worse… Chihiro, one of the sharpest members of the Metropolitan Police Department, and Junichiro, the head of the noble house and member of the House of Councillors Sanjo family, cap off their third month of dating with a hot and heavy wedding night! Just as they’re about to reach the climax of their happiness, a murder occurs in their hotel. With Junichiro as a suspect, can Chihiro find the real culprit and prove his beloved husband’s innocence? A hot and heavy erotic mystery!
You Are Always in the Frame –
Minegishi is always in the library, but he isn’t there for the books – he’s there for the windows. For years, he’s had the best seat in the house to watch Takahashi’s practices. Could there be a better view than this?
Tarou Yamada’s living an ordinary life as an average assistant director (AD). From his name to his looks to his personality, everything about him’s run-of-the-mill – that has to be why up-and-coming comedy star Kaitani thinks it’s super funny to mess with him! That must be the reason – it’s not as if there’s anything about Yamada that Kaitani would like… right??
HOW TO TRAIN AN INCAPABLE BOYFRIEND –
Satoshi, Kei’s headache of a younger boyfriend, is a slob who leaves his stuff around, falls asleep on him in bed, and makes Kei feel more like a nagging mother than a lover.
One day, Toi woke up in a body size perfect for a teacup. Nobody knows how or why it happened, but thanks to his mom’s sewing skills and his classmates’ doll-sized items, Toi is still your very average high school student. And like other average students, Toi lives, studies, and falls in love… but stuck in his very tiny body, is his heart big enough to take it?
THINKING ONLY OF YOU STORY FIVE –
If they have to twist their love to protect their friendship, Kanade thinks they don’t deserve to have both. Will Yuuji and Souma agree with him?
For as long as he can remember, Kanade had always been with his two best friends – Souma, the popular, cheerful all-rounder, and Yuuji, who’s a bit rougher around the edges. They promised to always be together, but the closer they get to graduation, the more that seems impossible…
CHAPTER 14 Yakuza Inamorato (2) –
Reiki traces his steps back to his “friend’s” apartment. The “friend” is nowhere in sight. Who does Reiki find there instead…?
Reiki is your run-of-the-mill company employee. Little does he know, his high-quality body fluids are exactly what incubi want. Incubus King Klesis, considered the strongest among his kind, takes a liking to Reiki and kidnaps him. Even with his body restrained, his freedom snatched away, and his heart violently fighting against his captor, Reiki’s body gradually begins to accept the pleasure in his pain… A messy inhuman fantasy between a beautiful, narcissistic, sadistic incubus and a strong-willed tsundere human with the worst luck.
Coward’s Love Song –
After going to his ex-boyfriend’s wedding, Matsumoto gets drunk and blacks out. He wakes up to a younger man, Tsubasa, kneeling on the floor and saying he’s sorry he bit him. What exactly happened last night?
Wish of God showcases a collection of sweet short stories:
“Wish of God”: Takehide and Yuuta are college roommates for years now. They enjoy each other’s company and everything about their friendship was fine. But when Yuuta decides to confess his romantic feelings for Takehide one day, Takahide is left confused. While thinking about what to do with Yuuta’s confession, Takehide meets a mysterious man who gives him a Shisa (statue wards used to protect one from evil spirits). Making things more complicated, the Shisa statue asks both Takehide and Yuuta to help them find its pair. While the two embark on their search for the Shisa’s missing pair, they also struggle through realizing their feelings for each other.
“How to Tame Your Puppy Boyfriend”: Arakawa, after years of pining, finally got his long-time crush, Kase, to date him. He wants to do things that a couple would usually do with Kase, but he also doesn’t want to seem going too fast. But with Kase being too adorable, he may not be able to control himself. “Unrequited Love Spell”: Haruchika is in love with a doll maker named Izumi. The problem is, Izumi is in love with Haruchika’s brother, Kanae. When Kanae left, Haruchika feels that he’s just a replacement for his brother for Izumi. Will he ever be able to make Izumi see him for he is?
“Enough of Life”: In a high school reunion, Tsukasa and Chisa are reunited once more. After a night of drunken sex, Chisa freeloads on Tsukasa, much to the latter’s chagrin. But when memories of the past come knocking, giving way to feelings long kept, there may be just no denying them.
“Coward’s Love Song”: Attending his ex-lover’s wedding, Matsumoto drowned himself with alcohol in despair. Waking up the next day, he finds himself with no memory of what happened the night before. All he knew was he slept with a young stranger named Rin.
“Wish of Man”: A bonus short story of “Wish of God.”
Until the Night Ends –
One night, Dr. Mizuno faces his first emergency. There are bullet wounds and a familiar face – it’s Yuuki, his troubled high school classmate.
Tetsu is just an average teacher looking out for his childhood best friend, Shima, who is actually a vampire. To an outsider, they are merely teacher and student. Since Shima is a vampire, he has to drink blood to appease his hunger. Usually, small animals such as cats and pigeons suffice, but Shima’s feelings of love and jealousy make him crave for Tetsu’s blood. The latter readily gives his blood and makes Shima promise to drink blood only from him. Things get more complicated as Shima’s vampire instincts get stronger.
Miniature Garden Life –
Asahi is “going to Europe” for a week. What he really means is that he’s going to be spending a week cooped up with Keita, his secret lover of six years.
Secret of My Uniform presents five different stories relating to clothing:
“When He Took Off My Shirt” tells the story of college student Hibino and art student Saeki. Hibino, having the ideal body, is asked by Saeki to become his nude model to which Hibino agrees since he’d had feelings for Saeki for a long time.
In “An innocent School Uniform,” bored college student Ryouhei spends his life going fling after fling until he meets Kenta, a high school student frequenting at an arcade who proceeds to beat Ryouhei at any fighting game. Kenta sparks Ryouhei’s interest, but will he be just like Ryouhei’s past flings?
“The Secret behind the Sailor Suit” narrates the story of serious high school student Tooru Tainaka and his oddball classmate Matsuri Shinonome, who always wears a sailor suit even though male in gender. Both were classmates back in middle school, and both of them has something in their past that they want to change and hide.
In “After the Suit,” Matsushita and Aki are lovers, who work in the same company, but their relationship is kept a secret. Aki badly wants to stake his claim on Matsushita amongst the latter’s sea of admirers.
“Miniature Garden Life” tells the story of college students Asahi and Takahashi, who kept their dating relationship under the wraps for seven years. With choices of their future looming in, will they be able to stay together for long?
The Meddling Direct Sales Agent (2) chapter 6 –
Todo knows that when he shows his admirers just how unsophisticated he can be, they lose all interest. Why doesn’t that seem to work on Minato? Is there some way Todo can stop him from buying expensive jewelry again?
Gloomy young programmer Minato falls for Todo, the ace of Yotsukoshi Department Store’s direct sales department and goes at him at full throttle. Moved by Minato’s passionate persistence, Todo finds becoming fonder of Minato… only to see Minato cozying up with the department store’s president at their anniversary party!? What will happen to this earnest first love between an elite sales agent who trusts no one and a prodigal son of a rich family?
Rooftop Another Heaven part one –
In a world where humankind evolved from cats, having “monkey” ears sets one’s life up for bullying and ghostly hallucinations. Is the boy Jin sees on his school rooftop just another hallucination?
Ninomiya’s one defining feature is that he’s super boring. At least that’s what his exes all say! When he heads somewhere “fun” for a change, hoping to get over his breakup (or at least drink it off), that’s when he meets the super handsome, definitely NOT boring Sada. They spend the night together and somehow end up dating, but how long is this going to last without Sada getting sick of him?
Chapter 5 –
When a blizzard leaves Nono stranded in Misato’s apartment, there’s nothing he can do but stay the night. Can spending the night in the same bed help them get their feelings in order?
Yamato Corporation is one of the leading companies in the food industry. It lives by its motto, “A blissful food for all.” When the loud Head Chef Nono Seiji meets the new branch manager, the prim and proper Kakeru Misato, the two did not exactly get along due to Kakeru’s dislike for oily things. Nono took the said affront as an insult to Chinese cuisine. But when he finds out the real reason behind Kakeru’s behavior, he makes it his mission to make Kakeru food he will actually eat. What Nono didn’t count on are the feelings that came with it.
The Whispers Echoing in the Last Station –
At the very end of the train line, there is a small station called Furukawa Town. At the very end of his shift, the train driver has to deal with a drunk man who missed his stop, but…
Have you ever felt like there’s a push and pull inside your brain between good morals and evil desires? That’s your conscience and temptation talking, and we all have a pair of these – high school student Kenta Kodama is no exception. Kodama’s “Conscience” has been trying to keep his emotions and urges in check, but it hasn’t been easy, not with teenage libido and his own “Temptation” telling him it’s an excellent idea to get closer to his crush Hasumi!
Fifth Period –
As Hideo continues telling Tamaki about his past, he makes a too-late realization about what he had felt for his old friend Haruma.
Tamaki, a teacher-in-training, starts working at the local elementary school with the hopes of getting his teaching license. There, he meets the eccentric Hideo, who is the elder brother of his senior colleague Rikako Tada. Rikako offers Tamaki her house for rent as long as Tamaki and Hideo look after her children. Living in such close quarters, the two of them find themselves getting to know each other quite well.
Sweet Beast 5 –
Honjou is graduating soon. Now that Saeki’s investigation has come to a close, will their relationship do the same?
Prim and proper Saeki has one dirty secret – a particular setup where he goes after straight men and has sex with them. So when he gets assigned as a teacher in a prestigious all-boys school – the undercover mission of Saeki’s nastiest dreams – he’s going to milk this chance for all it’s worth! But when Kei, Saeki’s student and target of his investigation, catches on to all of his secrets, what’s plan B?
Escape Code –
Azuma doesn’t know what led him to the apartment his father kept for his mistress. What he does know is that’s where he first meets Takino.
Kino, a cheerful boy who gets along with everyone, always finds some way to get all up into Tanahashi’s business. Tanahashi may say he doesn’t appreciate the other boy’s attempts at friendship, but he doesn’t really hate it – he actually appreciates it enough to make one big lifestyle change. But how does this concern Kino’s crush – the net idol “Hikaru”? A collection of stories that aren’t quite what anybody expects.
MY BEST FRIEND IS COMPLICATING MY LOVE LIFE –
Ryusei always wanted to have girls cheering him on during his karate tournaments. It seems like he’ll have to settle with having his best friend Kyousuke instead. Is he really that unpopular?
Future teacher Takuma Inumaru wants to prove himself when he temporarily gets assigned as a student-teacher in his old high school. He’s been getting along well with his students and co- teachers, but there’s one notable exception – lazy genius Kizaki, who has his sights set on making Takuma cry!
Sei and Kanao have a rare moment (truly) to themselves on vacation. Meanwhile, Kaoru literally bumps into this *one* guy…
Sei and Kanao have been friends since middle school, and now, they are roommates in college and look out for each other. But when Sei discovers Kanao’s secret, things take a big turn for their relationship – not only in friendship but also in sex. It turns out that public sex turns Kanao on, and Sei indulges him, thinking that they were just friends with benefits. But when their neighbor, Konno, expresses his interest in the two’s relationship, including their sex escapades, things get a bit more complicated than usual.
teach me Love with Your Hands –
This was supposed to be a hot springs getaway for two. But when Morita’s girlfriend breaks up with him over text, he has to go on an expensive trip on his own – until he meets the mysterious illustrator Matsumoto!
Every day, five minutes before club activities start, Haruya waits for something. In those five minutes a beautiful voice goes on air, and he can’t help but stop and listen – the voice may just be rattling off who hasn’t returned their books yet, but it’s a voice worth falling for! Haruya desperately wants to know the man behind the voice – Takashina, a quiet guy with a reputation for being terrifying. Getting closer to Takashina may be more trouble than it’s worth – but Haruya would do anything to hear more of that beautiful voice!
I DON’T LIKE YOU, YOU KNOW! –
There’s this guy, Matsumoto, who seems to be popular with all the girls. Arai befriends him to discover his secrets. Why doesn’t Matsumoto have a girlfriend, anyway?
Kouji is a catfisher under the name ‘Ako’ online. He pretends to be a sweet princess to seduce men online and stand them up once he gets bored. That is until he meets his match, Nuts, his latest victim. Now, Kouji finds the tables turned as Nuts finds out his real identity and requests Kouji to go with him to a hotel. Unable to refuse, Kouji agrees. But it seems Nuts has other plans, and it involves exposing more than Kouji’s cute side that he hides underneath his aloofness.
Chapter 5 –
After taking Masaki to his dreams, Masaki takes Ono into his. Where did he come from, and who is he really?
Ono works as a dentist at the Takaki Dental Clinic. While most of his patients are kids, his work is made easier by a young ghost named Masaki. For some reason, only Ono and the children get a sense of Masaki’s existence, and the ghost’s cheerful personality makes the children calm down. Masaki likes Ono a lot, but Ono is still caught up in the memories of his past love. Will Ono ever move on for him to accept Masaki’s feelings despite the latter being a ghost?
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