From first publishing my fourth collection of modern Australian Short Stories on 22nd September, until now, spans less than three weeks. Yet, amazingly, within this time-frame, Amazon.com has made up its very own web-page, complete with extensive previews!
Yes, readers, you can call up ‘Reflections of Life and Love in Australia’, and, a few clicks later, (hopefully) whet your appetite for the entire book!
If you like romantic, easy to read fiction, interspersed with engaging human interest tales, why not take the plunge and sample this collection?
Congratulations to Amazon.com for their refreshingly slick delivery of web-sites for my brand new collection of modern Australian Short stories, ‘Reflections of Life and Love in Australia’.
What a morale-boost!
With the four volumes completed, I’ve written a total of one hundred and six, easy to read short stories: mostly romances, sure, but all woven differently. My favourites in ‘Reflections of Life and Love in Australia’ include ‘At The Art Society Picnic’, ‘Wishing’, ‘Letting Her Go’, and ‘Into the Sunshine’.
Not into Short Stories? Then perhaps you’ll like my next book. Something quite different: yet, like the rest, edited by my husband Ronald Sharp B.E.M., the creator of the Grand Organ in the Concert Hall of the Sydney Opera House.
I’ll keep you posted!
What a pleasant day it’s been!
My first surprise came in the shape of a most encouraging comment from one of you, about my article ‘What Makes a Collector?’
Next came the extraordinarily rapid appearance of my latest collection of Short Stories, ‘Reflections of Life and Love in Australia’, on the Amazon site. I typed in my name, clicked onto ’25 Stories of Life and Love in Australia’, and there it was: a miniature of my newest book, which was produced in collaboration with my husband Ronald Sharp B.E.M.; and a link to its web-page! Wow!
The final surprise came in the form of an unexpectedly sunny, mild day. After a rather gloomy weekend, weather-wise, it was a treat to get out for a walk, and smell the Spring flowers.
What will tomorrow bring?
Any day now, and my fourth book of modern Australian Short Stories will be visible by the computer screen, on my Amazon.com pages.
Entitled, you guessed it, ‘Reflections of Life and Love in Australia’, this is another easy to read collection of mostly romantic tales, although this time, there are several interesting ones of Human Interest variety. ‘Hand in Hand’, the story of parental dilemma over sport versus musicianship, and ‘A Secret Banished’, about a grandma’s decision to improve her reading skills, are both to be found here.
The love stories are many, and delve into a variety of scenarios. Most end happily, with the couples staying together; though, as in life, some situations end in disintegration. All in all, there’s something for (almost ) anyone.
As Editor and collaborator, my husband Ronald Sharp B.E.M., the creator of the Grand Organ in the Concert Hall of the Sydney Opera House, has stamped his mark, spacing the words out in the same musically-inspired fashion that he employed in the three previous volumes. Throughout his reading, he’s constantly praising the quality of my writing. I hope others share his opinion!