Sam Sommer, the author of Reservations For 4, a one-act play that was presented as part of the 2012 Downtown Urban Theatre Festival; Bed & Breakfast, a gay comedy that premiered at the NY Fresh Fruit Festival and was winner of Best Full-Length Play; Attic, The Wings Theatre (2000); and 'Til Death Us Do Part, 3 One-Act Plays, on Theater Row, NYC (1997).
His short stories have appeared in numerous anthologies over the years, most recently, Color Zap!, Queer Fish Anthology, and reprinted in Wilde Stories, an anthology of the best gay speculative fiction (2012); Human Nature, Gay and Gray Anthology; and Starting Over, Best Gay Romances 2009.
Mr. Sommer's Off-Broadway directing credits include: After Dark (1998), Attic (2000), and Summerland (2001), which was published in Plays and Playwrights 2001—The Best of the Off-Off Broadway Season.
An accomplished designer and former advertising creative director, he is the recipient of two OOBR awards (Off-Off Broadway Review) for Scenic Design for the shows: Cowboys and Tango Masculino.
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The Thassos Confabulation
by Sam Sommer
With the inheritance of a great deal of money, David and Chris also inherit a nondescript, brown paper parcel and a strange and perplexing letter that sends David on a quest to understand its meaning.
by Sam Sommer
David Jacobs is your average, everyday gay Joe. He has a good job, the two best neighbors that anyone could ask for, and a precocious twelve-year-old son. Nothing out of the ordinary has ever happened to David. That is until the day he is nearly killed by a phantom truck, saved by a handsome stranger, and receives a bizarre FAX at his office.
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