Tim C Taylor

Biography

Tim is a South Australian, ex-teacher, ex-Principal, social sector worker who treads the theatrical boards, patrols our wonderful beaches and, lately, keeps bees. His fantastic honey has the unique taste of the Lefevre Peninsula Mangroves. His six children all have aims to save the world and are well on their way to doing it.

Books

10 Australian Short Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is the collection of 10 stories with an Australian theme. The topics are diverse as is the author's voice. The works combine grief, humour, pathos and satire and at times, the story line is uniquely Australian. At other times, the themes are universal.
Schmooze
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Art shows can be tense affairs for the artist, keen to mak a good impression and above all, sell his work. This artist's success all hinges on one man-the 'Don' of the art world. His patronage will guarantee success but at what price?
We'll Meet at Urrbrae
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Australia is the unsuspecting test site for an electronmagnetic pulse detonation. Millie is lucky enough to escape Adelaide's CBD which is grinding to a halt after the event. She's heading for a wetland at Urrbrae where her friend arranged to meet her: "If there’s some huge disaster, and everything stops, I’ll wait for you at Urrbae."
My Sister The Brother
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
My family aren't gender benders or anything but when the expected baby boy turns out to be a girl, well, it's the baby sister that has to change his future!
Train Conversations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Beware the old lady on the train! Revenge leads to a detailed plan of murder during the afternoon commute.
Night Patrol
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Two women meet in the early hours of the morning. One, a cleaner, taking her break. The other, an aged widow. A friendship is born from the shared solitude.
The Consultant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Hacking networks helps Leah form a lucrative partnership until she takes on the the wrong victim.
The Interview
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A job interview aboard a helicopter. The prize, to work on one of the richest open cut mines in the world. The boss doesn't know that he's the candidate's father.
My Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In a world about ME, ME ME! one can still find time to engage one's children at the beach - between the coffee, playgroup and massage. Anyway, the babies can amuse themselves can't they?
Passing Warmth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How strange and peaceful this death business is. And yet, in our culture, there's so much fuss.
Without John
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Three young men are left bereft when John goes into a coma. John is the glue which binds them together and without John, things fall apart.

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