Archie Kennedy


Archie Kennedy (Born 1987) is a native of Norfolk, Virginia. He enlisted in the United States Army in 2010. Serving in Fort Lewis, Washington with the 3rd Brigade "Arrowhead" Division. He was assigned to 1-37 Field Artillery Regiment from 2010 to 2013. He deployed in 2012 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Afterwards, he finish his career in Fort Hood, Texas in 2015 with many awards and honors.

While deployed he found an interest in politics and writing. To date he has published 3 short stories "Yakima Nights" (His first Romantic story), and "Dealing With Smoke Vol 1 and 2" (Crime). Archie's goal is to publish 15 short stories in 2015. He is an avid Washington Redskins fan as well as a advocate for Veterans Rights and helping the poor.

Smashwords Interview

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Actually, "Yakima Nights is the first story I ever wrote. I had other stories that I never finished. So, I decided to stop procrastinating and see this story to the end.
What is your writing process?
I have none. I actually get the urge to write and I just go at it. I feel like that is my super power sort of. I can knock out a short story within 2 minutes if I want too.
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Where to find Archie Kennedy online

Where to buy in print


Dealing With Smoke: Confession of a Military Drug Dealer (Own and Dominate Book 2)
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"Dealing With Smoke Part 2" is the second installment to the intriguing short story about Drug Dealer Michael and his military empire. The story leaves off from the deal Michael made with another party to expand his business. Also, his affair with Tina, his best friends wife, takes a turn for the worst. He soon learns becoming a king is easy but to maintain the position comes with sacrifice.
Chasing Nicole: One Night in Seattle
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Adam woke to find his room and life in ruin. People are after him, some even want to hurt him and he doesn't know why. His only clue is a mysterious girl name Nicole. She is the cause and solution, the only problem is he cannot find her. With his friend Justin by his side, he will attempt to find Nicole and unravel his wild and crazy night.
Dealing With Smoke: Confessions of a Military Drug Dealer
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"Dealing with Smoke: Trilogy" is the first hand account about how an enlisted soldier became one of the most lucrative drug dealers you will never know. Michael came in the U.S. Army with the intent to become the next Eisenhower. However, he quickly learned that "good guys" don't make it to the top.
Yakima Nights
Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
While conducting a field problem, Andre, an enlisted soldier, fall in love with 2nd Lieutenant Taylor Coles. Both are in committed relationships and unsuccessfully try to keep their love from getting out of hand. However, once they learn that there will be a 30 day training event; they try to pursue a relationship while keeping it under wraps.

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