I have been a musician, writing songs and playing in bands, for most of my adult life. For some years I have been a film actor, and have also played fringe theatre.
However, a few years ago I started writing my memoirs. I found I enjoyed it so much that I tried other genres; first a screen play and then some stories. I realized, to my delight, I had discovered a new-found skill, and a hitherto unknown passion – writing! Or to be more precise, storytelling.
I recently made my publishing debut on Kindle, and now on Smashwords, where, so far, I have two books published: 'Mistress for Masters', a romantic drama, and 'Some Untall Stories' a compilation of shorts.
I very much enjoy the writing of short stories; meeting the challenge of presenting a well-rounded tale with an unexpected twist or two, within 3000 to 12000 words, I find tremendously satisfying.
It is my intention to increase my collection, and my fervent wish that readers will continue to enjoy my books.
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Mistress for Masters
by Jim Chandler
Published: August 16, 2012.
Geraldine Graham, alone in Venice meets Brad Masters, a rich, international hotelier. Life becomes romantic - and frightening: caught in a naked man'd apartment; and on a Greek Island in a powerful storm is chased by two men who corner her in a boat house. On finding Brad with another woman, she returns to England to teach. A colleague, Jim Bryce falls for her. Rosemary, his girl, gets Gerry unfai
Some Untall Stories
by Jim Chandler
Experience excitement, humor, pathos intrigue and fear. Dwell in a familiar, or an unfamiliar, environment.Experience life in a new era – or the present. Enjoy, Thriller, Romance, Comedy, Gothic, Western, and Fantasy. Here are ten complete stories - with no two remotely similar. And a five page narrative, in verse, of a bullfight – from the bull's viewpoint.
And lastly, a Little Bit of Whimsy.
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