Robert E. Simmons

Biography

Robert E. Simmons is a retired professor of creative writing, English literature and linguistics. He has written essays on William Blake; a book about stylistics; a book about urban Canada; two musical comedies; several plays; and poetry as well as fiction. He lives with his wife in Toronto and is active in writing groups, art groups and community theatre. He designed the covers of his books. He is currently working on a book about William Blake called How to read William Blake: and why you should.

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His Wondrous Journey: Four Tales Of The Sixties
By Robert E. Simmons
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction
What was it like in the Sixties? In our hedonistic times it seems inconceivable that virginity was once a sacred duty. These four linked tales take us through the first sexual experience, the frustrations of marriage, the breakthrough to adulterous freedom and the consequences for families. They show the courage of the ordinary men and women who led the way into a new era of sexual freedom.
The Fellowship Of The Bridge
By Robert E. Simmons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
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1950,rural southwestern Ontario, five years after the 2nd World War. Five children whose fathers had been in World War II, meet by accident and decide to build a bridge over the river between their farms. An older boy threatens to destroy the bridge and they form a secret Fellowship to fight, like their fathers before them, against an enemy who seeks to destroy all they value. With bridge plans.

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