LS Burton


L.S. Burton lives in St. John's, Newfoundland, where he works as a writer and freelance editor. Though his stories are diverse, they all revel in the music of words and celebrate imagination. In 2011, Burton was awarded the Percy Janes Award for Best Unpublished First Novel in the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts and Letters Competition for his novel Raw Flesh in the Rising.

Where to find LS Burton online


This Land (Book One): That Ribbon of Highway
Series: This Land, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What if your planet were being terraformed by an outside entity, and there was nothing you could do?
Daisies of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nick's new job on Mars isn't so boring anymore.
A String of Momentary Silences
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter Bremmer decides he'd be better off never speaking again. Then Peter meets a man who says more than he ever could without ever saying a word.
Do Unto Others - A Novelette
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Neither man nor his words survive the wasteland of years and distance intact.
Ella - A Novelette
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As children, our imaginary friends are there when we need them. But what happens to them when we don't?

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