Christopher G. Bremicker

Biography

Special Forces medic, 1968 to 1970, stationed at Ft. Bragg, NC; BA in English and MBA from University of Minnesota and course work in business education at University of Wisconsin-Superior; fisherman, grouse hunter, downhill skier, handball player; donations attendant at Goodwill, hometown: Cable, Wisconsin.

Books

At the Cabin and Other Novellas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a boyhood of flying in my father's airplane, summers at a cabin in northern Minnesota, to Special Forces basic training, this book covers a wide range of recollections. A fictionalized account of my father's death on a hunting trip in Canada, a small church's influence on my life, and an idyllic childhood of friends and family are part of these novels to be read in one sitting.
The Two-Timer
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
I developed a love interest in two women who didn't know each other. One was eccentric, from a poor background. The other was a rich girl who came on hard times. Both were feminists, mercurial, and difficult to handle. One was untamed. The other had three husbands. Their allure equaled their poverty. Both were artists, who knew themselves well. I had my hands full.
Out There: Outrageous Stories, Idylls, and Play Reviews
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
From the laxative effects of diet green tea, a church luncheon, to a play about the Irish Civil War, this book pulls no punches. From creative nonfiction, like coats I owned but could not afford, science fiction, like time travel to the origin of the universe, and fiction, like a bus date where a sober couple relapse, this book is outlandish. Three stories about race are food for thought.
Basket Case: Stories of an Illness
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Get off you dead ass, the author advises victims of schizophrenia. Seeing your doctor, taking your pills, and staring out the window are not enough. Do something. He skis, hunts, and fishes to get well. Forty years ago he was in a straight jacket. Today he plays in a handball league and attends theater. Work is his salvation. Life is good. Action cured him more than words.
Life at the Goodwill
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Customer relations
The Goodwill prepared people with barriers to work for employment. Immigrants became bank tellers, ex-convicts became forklift drivers, and homeless single mothers became medical assistants. The vision of the Goodwill was a world where everyone experienced the power of work. The Goodwill rewarded hard work. It was my kind of deal.
Consecutive Nights and Other Stories
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
Taverns, hunting, fishing, downhill skiing, and each other made our lives bearable in northern Wisconsin. We tended bar, waited tables, pounded nails, or cleaned other people's houses to "keep the wolf away from the door." Life was rich as we gossiped and looked out for each other. When someone was in trouble, we gathered around them.
Hi-Rise
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A novel of intrigue and drama in public housing. Characters abounded, as Shannon, a new resident, threw lavish parties and became popular. The treasurer and secretary of the resident council got jealous. They refused to sign the checks to pay for the parties. Shannon fought back with her Irish temper. They won the battle. Shannon rose again then died of a massive heart attack.
Playbook: A Book of Plays
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Long plays about a crooked real estate deal, a heart attack at a ski area, a man's admission his problems are of his own making and not his parents', a parachute jump, a duck hunting trip, a rich kid who gets a farmer's daughter pregnant, a wheelchair pusher at an airport who flips his lid; and fifteen ten-minute plays.
A Novella and Twenty-Seven Stories
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Fiction » Adventure » General
A novella about a death while duck hunting and stories about a high stakes golf game, a love affair with a car, a death by drowning, a dating service with no second dates, a road trip gone badly, an extreme skier, a parachuting injury, fishing on the Mississippi River, the world's greatest handball player, my romantic escapades, and others, are inspiring, humorous, and heart-breaking

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