Steven D. Davis

Picking Butter Beans

Lawyer Jake Travis buried a secret from his childhood a long time ago. After years of running from it, Jake meets Dr. Mel Allen. Together, Jake and Dr. Mel journey through Jake’s past in search for redemption. Jake never dreamed it would be found in a small, east Texas town. From blowing up a moonshine still to high school football antics, the adventures of Jake Travis are outdone only by the cast of colorful characters who shaped him. Before he can be free of the guilt and shame, Jake must pass one crucial test and face the truth that haunts his past.


Steven D. Davis is a freelance writer and photographer. Founder of the non-profit organization On River Time, Steven’s writing and photography serve to promote and provide income in support of this organization’s missions. While Steven is an insurance broker by trade, his passion lies in his writing, photography, On River Time, and most of all, family.
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