Dorothy Cormack


I am a psychiatric nurse, mother and writer. Born in the country but the city is my home and I like writing stories that use lots of Australian slang within the genre of crime. Recent selection of being runner-up in the inaugural South Australia's Clare Writers' Festival Short Story Competition for 2013 story called Mystery in the Clare Valley.

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Too Old for This
Price: Free! Words: 100. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Sports
Flash fiction a short short story about a man feeling his age.
The White Lie
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Jane couldn't find her dog and knew her father didn't like him but she would never in her wildest imagination think the day would turnout like it did .
Mystery in the Clare Valley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: Australian English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
This tale was runner up winner at the Clare Writer's Festival which is a National Short Story contest in Australia. An intriguing story of an elderly woman who lost her cat and ends up in peril of her life.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,340. Language: Australian English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A chilling tale that will stay on your mind long after you close the last page. A fictional place set in Australia around the year 2003 and involves bikies, prostitutes and some drug use.
Gabriel's Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
She fed the child and felt safe until she saw someone she'd never seen before. He carried a machine gun ...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: Australian English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Page turning suspense...guaranteed all night reading as the secrets unfold...a story long overdue about an internet serial killer. The novel is a series of interrelated stories set in a fictional town in Australia with Australian slang and humour. All stories are brought together at the end as in life itself a complex web of deception, love triangles, lust, secrets, lies and intrigue...murder.
Only on Sundays
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A short story that is designed to suit a one parent family and therefore normalize it to be just as normal as famlies of two biological parents. Also offers problem solving strategies and aim to improve the self esteem of small children.
The Best Cook in the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A woman's struggle to get back into the work force after years of being a mother and a house-wife.
Lusciously Buttered
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A quirky flash fiction story of 578 words, about a young girl who learns a lesson in telling the truth.

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