_Foreword: The first profitable mass literature in America arrived in 1860 when the dime novel (AKA Penny Dreadfuls in England) appeared.. With America's and indeed much of the world's attention focused on the Wild, Wild West, and the Civil War, these cheap books became a sensation very quickly. Popular authors were Buntline, Ellis, Ingraham and Wheeler. With authors trying to sell more books the...Read On
Stories Published by 'gordo12'
Author's Notes: A simple little 750 word story for April Fools Contest. 750 includes only story and title. BTW things like * are counted as words. So eliminate those if you count. _All participants over 18. Please remember to vote and comment. _******** "Damn," I muttered bending down to pick up the dropped cufflink. I didn't...Read On
Author's Notes: A simple little 750 word story for April Fools Contest. 750 includes only story and title. BTW things like * are counted as words. So eliminate those if you count. _All participants over 18. Please remember to vote and comment. _******** Meredith was in the shower getting ready for work. She had soaped herself and...Read On
_Author's Notes: This is a sequel toCheat-ify The Bitch. CTB was a 750 word offering and only takes a couple of minutes to read. (yes and vote) This story won't make any sense if you haven't read CTB. One of the anon's comment on the original CTB story suggested the male cheater shouldn't get away with it. My little reptilian brain thought for at least 2 seconds before saying Hell yes, let's...Read On
Author's Notes: The posting I saw for the 750 word challenge said invitational so I never checked it out. Only later did I find it was open for everyone. This is my effort, too late, but I liked the challenge. _For the puritans counting on their fingers and toes, the title doesn't count, nor the author's name or notes. In word and other editors, hyphenated words like straight-faced count as...Read On
Author's notes: All creatures Demon, Angels or otherwise are thousands of years old and if not, at least 18. Humans are at least 18. _Writing is Canadian English so colour vs color and neighbour vs neighbor are normal. This was written for Geek Pride Day publication but I lost track of it and had to rush it at the last minute. It hasn't been fully edited or polished so forgive the rough...Read On