Edward Petty


Disabled, gay, honest and hopeful. Lucille Ball lover, Stephen King reader and "I Love Lucy" and paranormal series watcher. Part-time lyricist, poet and prose writer.

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Where to buy in print


A Letter to My Child
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction
This E-book is a poetic faith message of reassurance from gay author Edward Petty. It's meant to calm, empower and motivate in difficult times.
A Vampire's Lament
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 300. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction
This poem, although it was written almost 12 years ago, still captures Halloween's chilling feel, and depicts how some spirits can remain restless.
I Can Only Be Me
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction
I dedicated this poem to myself and others who try to handle whatever might cause all life's stress.
By Edward Petty
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a poetic mantra that I hope will embolden all the world's downtrodden.
Dear Martha
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
This E-book is a man's loving letter to his deceased wife Martha. All his words speak volumes to her about his grief and turmoil in dealing with losing her.
Megan Sue's Story Prosetry
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 430. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short prosetry piece, or a short story that's written in poetic form.
Embracing All My Truths and Other Poems
By Edward Petty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction
All these seven poems delve deeper into how I think and who I am. I hope that you all enjoy reading them, and that you all will consider purchasing any of my other E-books that are found elsewhere on the Internet. All comments and likes are greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Terwilliger's Tombstone Terror A Novella
By Edward Petty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction
Kevin Terwilliger lives in relative peace in Cambridge, Oregon in 1958. He feels a little bit worse for the wear after being moved hither and yon due to his father's military background. He isn't safe at his new school, either. There's a proverbial bully there named Ronald Eugene Pfefferman who doesn't seem to him to want to back down with his snide remarks. Read on, and see how Kevin fares.
I Am Destiny's Child and Other Poems A Collection By Edward Petty
By Edward Petty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction
This book is a collection of 42 poems that speak honestly and openly about how I view my life. I strive not to use the poetry as a soapbox, but rather as a way to vent about all my dreams, frustrations and hopes. All these poems are me, with all my warts included, speaking to you all with utter feeling. All these poems are my soul on display.

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Smashwords book reviews by Edward Petty

  • Poems On The Cheap on Aug. 04, 2013
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    I greatly enjoyed this book. Poetry's a personal art form. This poetry affected me with its sincerity. I especially felt affected by Altered Design. It spoke to me most poignantly due to my own life's circumstances.