Gene La Viness


Gene enjoyed playing football and fishing while growing up in Oklahoma. As an adult, he has worked in the machining industry and spent more than a quarter of a century as a sports official.

After raising his family, Gene found himself building custom pool cues for a while, specializing in masse’ cues for artistic pool players. His current interests are reading and writing fiction.

He likes to play tag, fly kites, or just have lunch with the grandchildren.

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The Truth About Tony: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jenny is worried about Tony. He's always getting beat up and refuses to name his abusers. Tony has never been a coward. In fact, he's fearless in Jenny's eyes. Yes, he's clumsy, but something more seems to be going on . . . something suspicious. What secrets could he be keeping?
Dad Was Out To Ruin My Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A country boy’s life becomes more complicated than he could imagine when his family moves to town.
The Deceitful King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Nobody beats King Azham at the bait-and-switch tactic. He always trades up.

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