Fred Robel

Biography

Born and raised in Michigan, and currently residing in Northern Michigan. I am an aircraft mechanic and inspector by trade, and a writer as a hobby. My wife and three kids keep me busy all the rest of the time.

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Books

Chunks In The Peanut Butter - Another Year In Words
By Fred Robel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,980. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction
Beavers and boat shacks, trains, planes, automobiles, true love, old love, sex, and hate. Everything wrapped up into a big ball of words. There are stories and poetry in everything. Everything we see every day has beauty or horror that can be put to words. The daily exercise of performing these language gymnastics is what you have in your hands.
Deadly Sins Heavenly Virtues & Jesus
By Fred Robel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction
The seven deadly sins, from gluttony to pride; along with seven heavenly virtues, chastity to humility. Poetically illustrated for modern times. And who is Jesus these days? Is he Korean? Maybe he's fat, or is embodied by the internet itself. Also, His favorite holiday: Easter. Irreverent, and mostly humorous takes on things; as only a person raised Roman Catholic might see them.
Cage Fighting Nuns & T-34 Tanks: An Epic Love Story
By Fred Robel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
Charles and Kazia, separated by half a world, desperate to get back to each other. Watch as they each take their own paths to come back together again, in this strange story of T-34 tanks, cage fighting nuns, and their love for one another.
Snapshots From An American Revolution
By Fred Robel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction
Some folks nowadays say that what America needs, is another Revolution. With corruption and conspiracies everyday topics in 21st century America, who can blame people for thinking that way sometimes? But could a revolution succeed in these modern times? This short story speculates on that question, and offers up a possible scenario of an armed rebellion; told in a collection of vignettes.
Tales of The Wrench - Stories and Verse Inspired By a Life of Aviation Maintenance
By Fred Robel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A life in Aviation Maintenance. Chase a runaway tire across an airport, survive a mid-air collision, drop an engine into a lake, press through boredom, travel around the world, and reflect upon the important things. These things and more, explored in story and verse.
Fritz365 A Year In Poetry
By Fred Robel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
Life, death, sex, religion, introspection, you name it. This collection of poetry was written over the course of 2011. An entry was made every day, as part of an exercise for the author to expand his poetic range. It's up to you to decide if change did occur as far as style, and expertise. What it is, is simple: 365 daily entries, to amuse and horrify, justify and vilify.

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  • This is a Collection on Aug. 19, 2013
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    A wonderful collection of disparate writing for the connoisseur of the strange and beautiful. "Joe Death" is worth the price of admission alone.