Luddy Leong had a first novel published by Booklocker. Gay Mayor is a 259-page novel about the first gay mayor of Portland, Oregon. Davian Weaver narrates his story. It’s 1986, and he has to keep his sexuality a secret. His success builds up while his health breaks down, threatening to silence him. He uses all his strength to struggle against the Concerned Oregon Public, the group that hopes to pass their constitutional amendment denying equal rights to gays. Davian’s broken health stands in his way. His political party and a few residents also place barriers to stop his political decisions. A blind counselor works with him. Several of the major events in this novel are true. The author, Luddy Leong, lived in Portland at the time the events in the novel occurred. Luddy attended the right meetings, interviewed important people and eavesdropped on what residents where saying. These events have passed, many of the people involved have died, but the story lives on.