Before they met, both Travis Kealy and Della Turner had been lifelong freelance writers, separately authoring ad copy, PSA dialogue, news articles, monographs, commentaries and short stories for various newspapers, radio and t.v. stations, periodicals, academic journals and other publications. Never limiting themselves to the constraints of only one genre, they now jump from humor to mystery to poetry—from fiction to non-fiction in the click of a mouse.
Ever open to new opportunities, they were clearly encouraged by their discovery of Ebooks. Concurrently, they offered their first online fictions as Co-Authors. Ever versatile and always entertaining, in print or in person, Travis and Della have also worked in tandem as performing musicians, composers and teachers. A married couple, they make their home on Florida's East Coast.
Their plans for the future include many more short stories and a number of books and novels.
Where to find Travis Kealy online
No Man's Land
In No Man's Land (by Co-Writers Travis Kealy and Della Turner) the Eternal Struggle between good and evil spawns love, hatred, friendship, greed and betrayal. Here awaits the promise of adventure, romance and riches to come--that is if the drugs arrive at their destination and if the money falls into the right hands.
YA-Adult: subtle, non-graphic allusions to adult and criminal activities.)
Deliverance--By Travis Kealy and Della Turner:
This is a story about an unusual and inhumane imprisonment in which the prisoner narrates the account of his desire for freedom and what he must accomplish in order to secure his own deliverance as well as that of his fellow prisoners. c.9,900 words, Age YA and up. Cover Art: Joyce Wagnon Shearer.
Secrets at Tusco Rock
Secrets at Tusco Rock: By Travis Kealy and Della Turner. This is a timely story about everything that is good about this world, and everything that isn't. It may give hope to those who feel that the human race is a total failure as an experiment. YA-Adult. 23,542 words.
Cover Art by JW Shearer.
By Travis Kealy and Della Turner. A Phantom Sniper who never leaves a clue disrupts the City and then disappears.The job falls to a young, newly promoted Detective to solve the mystery. Mix in a heart-stoppingly beautiful blonde and an old snitch who pretends to be blind, and you have one helluva story.
Fiction, Adult and Criminal language and activity. YA--Adult. 12,000 words.
Three Misinterpreted Situations
Download Three Misinterpreted Situations and enjoy three stories for the price of one! Plus a few good laughs as you dig into Meow, Meow, Piano and Fanbango. Kealy & Turner reveal their special brand of comic irony, as each story in this book illustrates a character who does not fully understand the reality of a situation, resulting in an unintended outcome.
YA-Adult. Cover Design:JW Shearer.
Duchess of Paramore
By Travis Kealy and Della Turner. Cover Art by Joyce Wagnon Shearer. It's hard to reckon just when Lonzo went into the drug business, but it was probably about six months prior to when he actually got his hands on some authentic product. But the incident that put him there was one he had no way of knowing about when it went down.
Adult Content.See extended description below.
Travis Kealy-Della Turner.
What is a Prodigy? A young musician or composer? Can one be a criminal prodigy? A daunting task for our three heroes: a writer-professor of Criminology,a beautiful Federal Marshal,and a Super Sleuth with an iron-clad memory for criminal faces and deeds. A fast-moving story of choices and decisions: youthful passion and the lure of money. YA-Adult. Art:JW Shearer.
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