PLACES; Eight Place Stories [NOOK Book]

Overview

These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
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PLACES; Eight Place Stories

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Overview

These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940044549357
  • Publisher: Ralph Bowden
  • Publication date: 5/21/2013
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 924,735
  • File size: 195 KB

Meet the Author

People have called me shiftless, perhaps because my careers have included electrical engineer in the aerospace industry, history professor, home builder, solar designer, alternative energy consultant, and technical writer/instructional designer. My writing compulsion began about 20 years ago. Other men golf, fish, carouse, watch tv sports. I write. At last count, 18 novels, 3 short story collections, and a play lurk, mostly unread, on my hard drive. I've not tried to publish anything except the story collections, and those only locally as Christmas gifts. If all goes well, I hope to publish most of my collected writing on Smashwords in the next year or two.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 15, 2013

    Interesting short stories. Each is set in a different location.

    Interesting short stories. Each is set in a different location.  Would be fun to expand some of the story lilnes.  

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