Richard Tornello


I write Science fiction short stories on and,
I have a number of poems some of an adult nature and others for both children and adults to enjoy , like Dust Bunnies and Pantry Goblins. Some of my poems have been nominated as "One of The Best of the Year" for the last 4 years on APHELION, and I have a few stories in the best of too.

One book for Children and adults to read to children, it's sort of a hybrid GLORIA THE CHIPMUNK and is available on AMAZON or

I have 4 short stories in an anthology "The Flash of Aphelion".

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Gloria The Chipmunk
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
"Gloria the Chipmunk" is just enough off-kilter to be really fun reading. The author doesn't talk down his readers with dumbed-down language and story lines. He kicks it up a notch and uses real-world conversational sentence structure punctuated with juicy word combinations and unusual vocabulary.

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