Eight quick tales on the ability of the human spirit. Layers is a debut assortment of imaginative quick tales celebrating life and the human spirit regardless of the ever-present spectre of melancholy in our lives as we speak. With their distinctive mix of wit and humour, they mild up any underlying darkness. From the Americas to India, from Africa to Europe, and thru a variety of genres, voices and types, layers are unraveled, revealing the textures and contrasts of outdated and new within the environments and cultures of as we speak’s fast-paced world. With vivid descriptions, we’re drawn into enchanting worlds with characters that leap off the web page, leaving the reader lingering lengthy after the pages have been learn.
In The Christmas Cost: As an alternative of having fun with their Christmas making ready eggnog cream pie and sipping sherry by the fireplace, three batty grannies go on an African safari. At this stage of knowledge of their lives, nothing can go mistaken. Proper?
In Paths Taken: When her grandmother ‘kills’ a person on a busy city sq., Hecate is compelled to face her worst fears and use her personal unsettling powers to assist her. However the place will these new paths take her?
In White Noise: All Earl must do is hand his work over to his successor. However is it that simple to let go? And the place does one conceal from one’s inside noise when issues go mistaken?
In The Outdated Man and the Donkey: Deep in northern Portugal, an outdated man and his donkey go about their lonely routine. When an sudden customer reveals up, everyone seems to be given a brand new likelihood of happiness. However have all of them been stubbornly avoiding it for too lengthy?
In The Arctic Haze: Since he was little, dangerous luck has caught to George’s soles like clingy canine mess. A few of us are luckier. Or are we actually?
In Penny’s Purple Robotic: A loving father exceeds himself to make his daughter glad after her mom passes away. However can he pressure himself to face a brutal reality?
In Moms: Deep in Africa: A determined mom accepts her personal destiny, however refuses to face a good harsher actuality. Moms will do something for his or her younger. And issues will not be as they appear.
In Yeehaw: Working from their common lives, Sam and Patsy find yourself in a man-made city – Yeehaw Theme Park. Will they discover their true selves on this artificial world?
If you happen to like a minimalist and darkish, but humorous take a look at the contrasts we face on this planet as we speak, you’ll get pleasure from this assortment of mixed-genre tales. Purchase now to enter into these worlds!