Tag: quick read

The Rubber Stamp

The Rubber Stamp

| October 18, 2018

Psychologist Peter Huber has been asked to consult on the release of a patient sentenced to a secure psychiatric facility. He has done this work before but this time things are different. This time the patient not only was sentenced for murder but he has an extraordinary history. Dr. Huber has his work cut out […]

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Lower East Side: A short story about a girl, a drug ring, three dogs, and an improbable escape

Lower East Side: A short story about a girl, a drug ring, three dogs, and an improbable escape

| August 16, 2018

In an apartment building in the Lower East Side of New York City, success is reserved for the Puerto Rican locos who are willing to do anything to make a buck. Everyone else remains stagnant, not daring to dream on the boss’ turf. Shortly after her seventeenth birthday, Yasmin knows that rescuing three pit bulls […]

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More Than Meets the Eye

More Than Meets the Eye

| August 8, 2018

Deployment changed him, and she doesn’t know if she can live with it. After her husband returns from a deployment to Saudi Arabia, Lori Braxton begins noticing little differences in his behavior. He’s withdrawn, moody, and can’t sleep. Could it be the stress of military life after the 9/11 attack on New York? Maybe it’s […]

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All Men Are Gods

All Men Are Gods

| May 21, 2018

A black-ops operative goes inside an insane asylum to commit murder. But the asylum is hiding secrets, along with a young patient that very well may not be human. Moments after stepping foot through Delta Hospital’s doors, trained assassin, Michael Manus, quickly become suspicious. Has he been set up? Was it intended for him to […]

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Sugar and Spice

Sugar and Spice

| April 4, 2018

What could be easier than blogging for your teenage daughter? Life was crazy enough, with running a construction company and raising three daughters. But Hank’s plate was about to overflow when his sixteen-year-old daughter, Sarah, comes down with mono. His wife, Clara, busy with her own career, ropes Hank into moonlighting for Sarah’s blog, Sugar […]

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Warped: A funny short story

Warped: A funny short story

| March 30, 2018

In the MEANTIME, anything can happen! In this wacky and hilarious sci-fi spoof, Captain Lisa Henderson and her 3,500 passengers on the commuter spaceship Agatha X are stuck inside a wormhole. Their safe return home may depend upon a cinnamon roll. THE MEANTIME STORIES is a funny short read series that draws inspiration from Terry […]

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An Unlikely Season

An Unlikely Season

| January 29, 2018

What happens when you bring together a group of disgruntled high school senior football players with a class of upstart juniors, and a group of coaches on their last attempt at greatness? It could be magic. These three stories are told from unique perspectives by the head coach, a returning All-League receiver, and an unlikely […]

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The Question Lies on Varick Street: A 22-Minute Novel

The Question Lies on Varick Street: A 22-Minute Novel

| December 5, 2017

No time to read? Then you might need… A 22-Minute Novel. The perfect fit for a high-texting, tweet-rich lifestyle. 140 chapters total, each no longer than 140 characters. The Question Lies on Varick Street by Thomas J. Prestopnik Mathematics professor Anita Chapel is missing. Her niece, literature instructor Tracy Fuller, lover of all things mystery, […]

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Moving to Oregon: A Bipolar Journey

Moving to Oregon: A Bipolar Journey

| December 1, 2017

A graduate student has his life come crashing down as his mental health deteriorates, bringing up all kinds of unresolved issues. Add family drama to the mix with his relationship with his alcoholic mother, and you have a harrowing tale of survival that is both relateable and amazing.

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Snowdrops and Stardust

Snowdrops and Stardust

| August 16, 2017

Was he on a promise or just so used to girls falling at his feet he couldn’t tell the difference? Lust at first sight was more his thing than good old-fashioned love but she was stirring something forgotten. Who doesn’t dream of being the girl he gives it all up for? If you love a […]

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