There Will Be Nothing Left (Short Stories)
Robert T. Overton's first collection of short fiction leads you into a labyrinth of the strange and bizarre as a disparate group of people and not so much people struggle to hold onto to their lives amidst the chaos and destruction of war, revenge, office politics, aliens and the occasional mass murdering dictator in love till there is nothing left. More
Robert T. Overton's first collection of short fiction leads you into a labyrinth of the strange and bizarre as a disparate group of people and not so much people struggle to hold onto to their lives amidst the chaos and destruction of war, revenge, office politics, aliens and the occasional mass murdering dictator in love till there is nothing left.
Just another day in the life of an Amalgamated Assassin: get in, kill the baby and get out. When the baby in question curses at him and fights back, Rocco knows this day is unlike any other. With his career and life on the line, Rocco sacrifices all he holds dear to finish the hit whether his wife survives it or not.
When Joe moved to the Pacific Northwest with his wife Linda, he expected tranquility far from life's problems. Now, seated behind the controls of a restored Junkers CL I with Marty, a half mad World War 2 vet, he's in a race against time to save his wife from a threat he thought only existed in books and movies.
Stalin loves Eva and Eva loves Stalin and Hitler doesn't like anyone all too much. Follow the murderous giant Joseph Stalin on his madcap adventures as he picks chastity belts, fights over backyard fences and suffers the shame of the lederhosen all in an attempt to woo Eva to his side.
Splig and Dint
Commander Splig and Lt. Dint are two aliens with a mission: to sit on their ass and monitor Earth communications for five years. Their years of boredom and near lunacy come to a horrific end when confronted with a video showing their beloved space navy hero Yablo Dan dissected by human beings, a species they regard as nothing more than advanced amoebas. Despite their orders not to directly interfere with human civilization, Splig and Dint set aside their differences to come up with a plan to hurt the humans. Their target, the small corn town of Friendly, Kansas, will never know what hit them if things go according to plan. Unfortunately, for everyone, it won't.
The Corrective Collective
When meek and spineless cuckold Norman accepts the help of The Corrective Collective, a wise cracking rhinoceros and monkey, to unleash his inner id and improve his lowly station in life, he gets more than he proverbially bargained for to the detriment of everyone around him.