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Drama (17)

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Erotica (4)

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The Glove Letters

by Kurt Ulmer

Letters from the edge as the search for the mysterious glove touches people’s lives in simple ways, in sad moments, at turbulent times, under pitiable circumstances and in ways that will touch your heart and...

Gary H., not quite the real thing

by Kurt Ulmer

Gary H. had a lovely wife, a good business and everything looked fine. Then why make calls from a public phone, every weekday at 10.05 AM? He had a perfectly good telephone at home and an iphone as well. Gary,...

GET OVER IT

by Kurt Ulmer

A short story about how you get over it and where you end up that says a lot about you. Come on a short,bumpy ride.

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Blackface Sheep

by Kurt Ulmer

How Australian sheep got their black faces.

400 Words

by Kurt Ulmer

This is a brief (400 word) guide to writing and assessing short stories. Especially my own. Some writers object to a structure for stories. That is fine as long as you realize that no structure is a structure...

Chick Magnet

by Kurt Ulmer

Being a chick magnet is fine as long as it doesn't get you into trouble. Albert had some serious explaining to do as things went awry.

Rainbow Thief

by Kurt Ulmer

A short story about a boy who, when the colour violet in rainbows vanishes,searches and finds the thief who has stolen also indigo and blue.

Gillian's Prison

by Kurt Ulmer

A dramatic Australian short story with an explosive mix of passion, devotion, betrayal, violence and retribution. How far does a woman go to support her man? And what happens when love is betrayed? Gillian forgave...

Tauscher's Brides

by Kurt Ulmer

His answer to a lack of suitable brides was direct, violent and very profitable. He bartered goods, then people and found another way to supply brides to those who could afford his price. And then his luck ran...

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Breakfast Surprise

by Kurt Ulmer

You’d think that having breakfast and Father’s Day breakfast at that, would be a gentle affair free of untoward interruptions. Not so and we had no idea that having breakfast at the Breakfast Club in London’s...

First Bite

by Kurt Ulmer

Station Pier, Port Melbourne on a cold, wet early winter’s morning in 1962 is not a welcoming place. Meat pie! I must have a meat pie. And there was the sign: ‘Four ‘n Twenty’, the meat pie I must have....

Looking for Miss Allen

by Kurt Ulmer

English is not my first language so finding Miss Allen proved to be... well... difficult! Not my fault!

Diamond Jim

by Kurt Ulmer

He couldn't afford the genuine article. So he did the next best thing.

Power Surge

by Kurt Ulmer

No one in their right mind would pay that much to rent a house here. But someone did, not because she was out of her mind, but because she could not find accommodation anywhere. Then he moved in with her: a...

Joseph's Lines

by Kurt Ulmer

Sister organized a nativity play as she did every year. There were two plum parts to be had: Mary and Joseph. The three wise men looked good but made only a brief and silent appearance. Not much glory there....

A Batch of Scones

by Kurt Ulmer

When a friend wants to borrow your oven of a Sunday morning to bake scones for his tea rooms, something’s up. More than anyone knew….

Martin Goes Floundering

by Kurt Ulmer

Martin goes floundering in Tasmania's Marion Bay. Pause and retreat. What could possibly go wrong? Pause and retreat. He has been there before and made TV news for all the wrong reasons... This is a light-hearted...

Pavel the Walker

by Kurt Ulmer

After another fight with his father, the 16 year old walked out. He severed connection with what he thought were his parents. He wandered the world and only stopped to work and save. He walked till the money...

The Foreshadowed Land

by Kurt Ulmer

Australia: the island continent. Strange animals, unfamiliar plants, beautiful beaches and scenery plus: a trap for young players. Beware, all is not as it seems.

Tourist Traps

by Kurt Ulmer

If you’re good for a laugh, wear a name badge in Tasmania. Otherwise-don’t. If your name is Smith or Jones or Williams, the tour guide will leave you alone. He picks on people named Gilberthorpe, Worthington,...