Jonathan Flite has memories he can't explain.

“A genre-defying series…Beier’s narrative range is formidable, weaving a tapestry of multiple characters and plot tributaries…[His] engrossing storytelling leaves many questions intriguingly unsettled.” – Publishers Weekly

What if heterosexuals were the minority?


“Tense, dystopian thriller . . . Unforgettable.” – Publishers Weekly

“This heart-wrenching story is filled with passion and inspiration. It will truly be an engrossing read.” – The Advocate

From his “genre-defying” Jonathan Flite series to his controversial and polarizing The Breeders, Matthew J. Beier’s novels will challenge the way you view the world.

The Confessions of Jonathan Flite

Seven teenagers vanish without a trace in 2010. One troubled boy is born a decade later, claiming to have their memories. The secrets in between will change the world forever.

The Release of Jonathan Flite

Jonathan Flite has been released from juvenile lockup. Unfortunately, he is now the target of ideological extremists threatened by his perplexing memories—and their social implications.

The Breeders

Homosexuals, once an ostracized minority, have overtaken the world. Backup heterosexuals Grace Jarvis and Dex Wheelock, having illegally conceived a child, have one choice: to run.

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Based in San Francisco, Matthew takes on select writing, website setup, video production, graphic design, and print and e-book publishing projects.

Writing & Editing

Short on words or grammar skills? Matthew writes and edits books, screenplays, synopses, web content, and corporate documents.

Website Setup

With 10+ years of website development experience, Matthew can create, update, or perfect your web, social media, and e-mail marketing presence.

Graphic Design

Whether you need graphics for the web, print, social media, branding, or marketing, Matthew can help develop or finalize the polished look you’re seeking.

Book Production

Book design can be a huge challenge. Whether it’s creating a beautiful cover or a custom interior with graphics and typesetting, Matthew can help.

E-Book Production

Don’t forget the e-book. Matthew is an expert at creating reflowable text Epub and Mobi/KF8 e-bookscoding and all. Contact him to get yours started.

Video Production

Matthew has created videos for the high tech, non-profit, and fitness industries. His 10+ years of production experience will help your project shine.


Epicality Quote #6

Don't ever give up on the goals that make you feel most alive.

Epicality Quote #5

If your faith preaches love but leaves behind a trail of tears, consider the obvious.

Epicality Quote #4

Sniff out the bullshitters, and don't feel guilty rising above them.

Epicality Quote #3

Wake up. Open your eyes. Ask yourself: Am I living the life I want to live?

Epicality Quote #2

Epicality is that which inspires tingles of positive, life-affirming euphoria in your neck and down your spine—a sensation known as autonomous sensory meridian response, or ASMR.

Epicality Quote #1

And then I decided to start sharing my musings by writing original epicality quotes. You've been warned.

Op-ed: Rethinking the Shame Game

This past Wednesday, The Advocate ran an op-ed I wrote regarding the inherent flaws in the concept of LGBT people slinging back hate and shame at those who do the same to them. While The Advocate added an incredibly misleading subtitle about "turning the other cheek"...

The Confessions of Jonathan Flite: FREE 50-Page Preview!

I'm thrilled to share with you the first preview of my upcoming novel, The Confessions of Jonathan Flite! It's the first in an explosive new YA/Adult crossover series that deals with the global clash—and eventual meeting—of science and spirituality. The story, set...

Thank you to THE ADVOCATE!

Last Wednesday, I got an email from David Artavia of The Advocate. I had been in touch with the magazine's editor in chief last year regarding my novel The Breeders and possibly writing something for them, but I thought I had stupidly burned a bridge by letting my...

A Matter of Life

I'm writing this post as something rather incredible is happening just down the street. Right now, I have a beautiful new niece being prepared for her first trip into the wider world—out of the hospital and off to her new home. She is wrapped in blankets and...