Courtney Farrell


I'm a full-time freelance writer with fifteen published books, mostly on social and environmental topics. My first fiction project is a YA trilogy that should be available soon.

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Revolt of the Enjoli Woman
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
If I bring home the bacon, why do I have to fry it up too? I’m just not getting that warm and fuzzy feeling from picking up some guy’s dirty socks, and last I heard, a little vial from the sperm bank was about twenty bucks. Consider this: if we make enough money to support ourselves and our children, what do we need them for?
Savages in my Kitchen
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
We all want peace. If you could make your son into a pacifist, is that the right choice? After all, he'll be going into a competitive world. Is my ban on toy weapons cutting my little boy off from his power, his birthright? I hope to raise a son who is both strong and kind. Will the wrong kind of interference make him soft and weak?
Bringing Dead Worms Back to Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
I’d been over the “look both ways” thing with my toddler, but it wasn’t sinking in. I was terrified he’d get away from me and shoot across a street. Okay, I was a little desperate, and more than a little exhausted. So maybe this was wrong, but when I saw the dead squirrel in the gutter I let him stop and look.
Mongol Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ghengis Khan meets a whole new kind of enemy in this flash fiction piece that blends alternative history and science fiction. It's a fast and fun read.

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