Behold the ordinary world from the wrong side and nightmares and visions appear. These are strange, unquiet short fictions from James David Audlin.
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About the Author
James David Audlin is an American author living in Panama, after previously living in France.
A retired pastor, college professor, and newspaper opinion page editor, he is best known as the author of "The Circle of Life".
He has written about a dozen novels, several full-length plays, several books of stories, a book of essays, a book of poetry, and a book about his adventures in Panama.
Fluent in several languages, he has translated his novel "Rats Live on no Evil Star" into French ("Palindrome") and Spanish ("Palíndromo").
He also is a professional musician who composes, sings, and plays several instruments, though not usually at the same time.
He is married to a Panamanian lady who doesn't read English and so is blissfully ignorant about his weirdly strange books. However his adult daughter and son, who live in Vermont, USA, are aware, and are wary, when a new book comes out.
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Behold the ordinary world from the wrong side and nightmares and visions appear. These are strange, unquiet short fictions from James David Audlin. A stripper loves a swinging lightbulb. An explorer encounters the Face of God. The accidental inventor of streaking. Children dig a hole to China. After his death a father's storytelling talent is discovered. A couple find the way to have a perfect relationship. A soldier at the front writes the world's greatest poem. A woman is haunted by her own reflection. A dying man feels ever so much better when his family has gone. Here is a collection of short works by the author of "Rats Live on no Evil Star" and "The Circle of Life".