Timothy Paterson

Biography

Married with two teenage daughters. Would love to hear comments/reviews of my stories; lilwhistler@juno.com

Books

Forgiveness
Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Jack Baldwin had turned away from God at the age of seventeen, after a tragedy shattered his faith. But, God never gave up on Jack. Many years later, Jack learned that God had a plan for Jack all along.
A Prince among Men
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
John was a very kind and generous man who cared deeply for the people of the nation that he would one day rule. Everything was going right with the world until he fell in love and his life is turned upside down. He had to choose between true love and becoming king.
Sophie's Promise
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Sophie was very jealous of her baby brother and wished he had never been born. When it looks like she might get her wish, she changes her mind and is willing to make the ultimate sacrifice for him.
The Dream Master 2
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Twenty years earlier, Wendy discovered that she had the ability to enter dreams of people and discover the cause of their bad dreams and nightmares. Since that time, she had used her gift to help many people. When she discovers another way to use her gift to help more people, she becomes very excited.
Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Everybody has a favorite food or meal from their childhood, and thinking about them can stir up many memories, some good and some bad. However, the memories may be different for the children than their parents.
The Family Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Charlotte was attempting the impossible, to bring her entire family together for the first time in over thirty years. It was her one chance to bring closure to many family problems. If she succeeded, she could finally be at peace.
Broken Promises, Shattered Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Sam had planned to make a quick trip to Indiana, pick up his inheritance and return home. However, things become complicated when he meets a woman, and is forced to revisit the past.
Corey's Christmas Wish
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
If asked what they would wish for if they had the opportunity, most children would wish for toys, money clothes, etc.. But for Corey, none of that mattered. The one thing that he wished for above all else, even more than his own life, was to hear laughter in his house again.
Man of the House
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Danny made a promise to his father on his death bed and Danny intended to keep hat promise.
Monsters are Real
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
If anybody tells you that monsters don't exist, don't you believe them. Monsters are as real as you and I. The tricky part is identifying them.
Please, Just let me Die!
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Tony was fourteen years old and lived a horrible life in a foster home. One day, he reached the point where he could not take the abuse any longer. H just wanted the pain to stop, once and for all.
Living the Blues
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
A Peaceful Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
John wants the best possible Christmas for his brothers and sisters, even if it means breaking a few rules
The Secrets of Cooper Manor
Price: Free! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Danny Clarke is new to the small town in Virginia, and he is trying to fit in at the middle school. When he gets pushed into the town's "haunted house", his life will be changed forever.
Facing Our Fears
Price: Free! Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Ben Walters' life was full of fears because of a bully who had been antagonizing him since second grade. By the time he reached eighth grade, he had reached his breaking point. Somehow, he would have to face his his fears before he lost his mind.
The Haunted End Zone
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Carl Douglas had finally made it to his senior year of high school. He was the best kicker on the football team. The team had a chance to start winning games, if he could just figure out some way to get rid of the curse that had plagued the football field for twenty-five years.
Undercover
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Steve is kidnapped and held prisoner on a work farm, he must keep his true identity a secret at all costs, to protect not only himself, but his family as well.
Keeping a Promise
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Charley Whipple made a promise to his mum on her death bed, and he planned to keep that promise, even if it meant breaking the law. His family was counting on him and he would not let them down.
Anger, Hate and Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Kelly was angry when her father embarrassed her in front of her friends. Her anger turned into hate and she began plotting revenge. Sometimes, revenge can take on a life of its own.
The Royal Wedding
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A long time ago, in a far away kingdom, there lived a beautiful princess named Giselle. As the kingdom made plans for her wedding, everyone was happy and excited. Everybody, that is, except for Giselle, for the marriage had been arranged by her father, and the princess was in love with someone else.
Planting the Seeds of Hatred
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Kent is a racist. He was raised to be a racist by his father. When he discovers some hidden papers, his world is turned upside down. He not only begins to question his past, but his own identity as well.
A Day of Thanksgiving
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others
Man's Best Friend
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Jack Henderson believes in the saying that a dog is a man's best friend, because his dog was his best friend, not only in life, but in death. As Jack's world is falling apart, Duke helps him pick up the pieces, and in the process, Jack learns a lot about himself and his family.
Twinstinct
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Carol and Nancy are identical twin sisters who discover the loves of their lives. They deserve happiness, after their sad childhood. They run into compilcations that they could not possible have seen coming, when the past catches up with the present.
Christmas, Christmas, Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A collection of five Christmas stories about family, love and friendship, including: A Christmas Story, A Christmas Wish, In Search of the Perfect Christmas, The Season of Miracles and a brand new story- Putting Christ back into Christmas
Putting Christ back into Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
ten year old Mark Gordon discovers that there are some things more important than gifts
A Child to Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
More than anything, Doug and Amy wanted a child. They had put their careers ahead of everything else, and now they discovered that it was too late to have a child of their own. However, Lucille would remind them that there were many children in the world who needed love.
A Season of Miracles
Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
People still believe, or want to believe in miracles. For the people in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, miracles are real, and they believe, because most of them have seen one up close. This story is a heart warming story for the entire family, any time of year, not just at Christmas.
Daddy's Girl
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Tom Nelson worked so many hours to make sure his family had everything they could ever want, he was in danger of losing the most important thing in his life; his family.
Like Father, Like Son
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David Browning is a sixteen year old college sophomore. He is a typical teenager, except for being a genius. When he discovers the truth about his father, he is filled with different emotions; mostly anger and fear.
The Princess and the Peasant
Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Princess Elizabeth finds true love when and where she least expects it. An old fashioned romance for all ages.
The Domino Effect
Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Sometimes in life, one particular incident can set a chain of events into action. Such is the case when Roger Young tries to teach his nephew some of life's lessons.
For Family and Country
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
There are secrets in the White House that are so scandalous, that if made public could affect the entire nation.
Love is Forever
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Jill is upset that her new husband has forgotten Valentine's Day. But, she gains a fresh perspective on love and marriage, after hearing her boss's story
Through Grandpa's Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Presley Jennings is a sixteen year old boy, who adores his grandfather. When the elderly man collapses, Presley, is the only person who can save his life. Through some higher power, Presley finds himself traveling through his grandfather's life, and he learns what a truly remarkable and unselfish man his grandfather was and still is. This heartwarming story is suitable for all age groups.
The Winner
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Lucy loved to skate, and she was very good at it. However, there was something that was even more important to her than skating, and that was family. Going into her first professional competition, Lucy's mind was not on her skating, and it might cost her the prize, or would it?
The Secret of the Porcelain Doll
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
When Chelsea and Griffin discovered that their parents might lose the house that had been in their family for over one hundred years, they became worried. When Chelsea discovered the old porcelain doll, she and Griffin found the possible solution to all of their troubles, if they could discover the truth in time. However, time was one thing thing that they did not have much of.
The Richest Woman in the World
Price: Free! Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » General
Samantha McDonald was born with a silver spoon in her mouth. She had everything she could ever want. But, then, she was exposed to another environment entirely, and she learned a lot about herself. Her life would never be the same.
The Quilt
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
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When Vanessa received the quilt, she was very disappointed. She was expecting something more valuable. Would the quilt drive a wedge between Vanessa and her mother? This is the story about a Mother's love, and a daughter's discovery of what is really important.
The Pearl of Peace
Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » General
Irene had the most beautiful dream ever. She soon realized that it was more than a dream; much, much more. She discovered that she had been entrusted with a powerful pearl, which could spread peace, love and understanding to all those around her.
The Perfect Day
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Imagine the perfect day. What would make it perfect? Tina was able to experience the perfect day, and she had a blast.
The Mysterious Stranger
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ashley had her future all planned out. She would go to college on a Track scholarship. Everything was going great in her life. Then, within a matter of weeks, her life began to unravel. She was depressed, and was feeling that her life was over, when she met the stranger, who became her friend.
The Music Teacher
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » General
Julia was having a difficult time learning to play the flute. Then, she met Mrs. Swanson,who taught Julia the secret of how to make beautiful music.
The Magic Lamp
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
When Keli receives a lamp as a Christmas present, she is disappointed. But, the more she looks at it, the more she likes it. As she begins to clean it up, she gets a big surprise. This story is a different version to the original magic lamp stories. It is suitable for the entire family.
The Lost Ring
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Wouldn't it be cool to travel back in time, and interact with your ancestors? Well. Annie Richards did just that. She was able to meet her grandparents when they were twelve years old, and by doing so, she was able to help solve a sixty-five year old mystery.
The Last Unicorn
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Andre had a special relationship with the animals of the forest. One day, he discovers a beautiful white unicorn, and he is determined to protect him from extinction.
The House on Maple Street
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When Alice saw the house, she immediately knew that it would be perfect for her large family, but, could her family afford it?
The Historian
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
David Hastings is a college student who discovers he has terminal cancer. He prays to God, to allow him to learn as much history about the Earth, as he can in his remaining time on Earth. God grants his wish, in a way that he couldn't possibly have imagined.
The Greatest Treasure of All
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
What begins as a high school assignment for four students, turns into the biggest adventure of their lives, when they meet the descendent of a real life pirate. They soon realize that treasure comes in all forms, and they make a friend for life.
The Girl Who Talked to Animals
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
On Tammy's thirteenth birthday, she received a very special gift; the ability to communicate with animals.
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