Email this sample to a friend

The Quiet Rock

Copyright © 2013 by Douglas T. Vale

Cover image courtesy of Darren Hester /

All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any electronic or mechanical means, including photocopying, recording or by any information storage and retrieval system, without the written permission of the publisher, except where permitted by law.

This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously, and any resemblance to actual events or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental.

License Notes

This ebook is licensed for your personal enjoyment only. This ebook may not be re-sold or given away to other people. If you would like to share this book with another person, please purchase an additional copy for each recipient. If you’re reading this book and did not purchase it, or it was not purchased for your use only, then please return to and purchase your own copy. Thank you for respecting the hard work of this author.


The quiet rock strode about, not saying anything, a black hole that drained all harmony from the world. Granite hated it. Obsidian despised it. Marble detested it. All the great citizens of the world feared the strange quiet rock who had no name, and refused to speak, or couldn't speak. That was most horrifying. To speak was to harmonize, to harmonize was to connect, to connect was to be alive. Those who could not speak could not live. And yet the quiet rock moved with a devilish vitality.

Previous Page Next Page Page 1 of 11