Cover illustration by Rachel Dawn Carter




Wordrunner Press, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-931002-77-6
96 pages, perfect bound
5½ x 8½ inches

21 short stories

Gary Carter (former Chairman of Mill Valley) lives in Northern California with his wife Harriet. His stories have appeared in several publications including Sidewalks, Artists Dialogue, Connolvulus, Chicken Soup, Bust Out, Zebulon Nights, North Bay Gazette, and Fresh California Oranges. He is a retired woodworker and writer who now spends most of his time gardening.

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