Chris Lyons


I am a father of 3 and have been married to my wife, Carol for almost 20 years. I am very positive person and I hope it shines through in my writing. I think that most people in this world are good people and that we must celebrate the goodness in all of us. It is easy to complain about things as there are a lot of bad things in this world. However, I believe that you should just live in the moment and give of yourself.

My first book has been 25 years in the making. I hope my words speak to people. This is my dream.

Smashwords Interview

How did I come up with the idea for this book.
I thought it would be really interesting to ask the following question. What would you do with a billion dollars and have one year left to live. Would you try to help others with your money?
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I wrote a play called Who's Playing Poet about a high school nerd who tries to get the prettiest girl in school to like him. He is onyl himself through his poetry.
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From a Billion Dollars to Nothing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Tom Heartland should never have been born. He was a mistake. He had a terrible childhood. He pushed everyone away because he felt he was not capable of loving others. He became rich, a billionaire. He shut out everybody. He cared about money and not about the people he loved. One moment changed everything! His journey was to help as many people as we could. He wanted to make a difference in th

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caring    giving    homeless    hopeless    inspiration    love    motivation