The Way It Was
Short Stories and Tall Tales
Most of the stories in THE WAY IT WAS: Short Stories and Tall Tales are set in real life and several in fantasy, with a few whimsical poems thrown in for good measure.
About the Book
THE WAY IT WAS: Short Stories and Tall Tales is a mixed bag, consisting of four parts. The focus is on eight stories that are throwbacks to a bygone
Yet these reflections are timely not only in their exploration of emotions common to young people trying to find their way in
The ups and downs of a single adult is a pervasive theme, and nostalgia plays a big role. The storyteller’s imagination runs wild in four accounts of events that stretch the boundaries of verisimilitude. These tales about fantastic people and events surely aren’t plausible – or are they? The reader must judge for hermself (this author’s invention of a single, gender-neutral pronoun).
The last section comprises whimsical ruminations, in verse, about the most basic of human experiences.
The book is available on Amazon, in the Kindle format, for $.99.