Kurt Frazier, Sr


I am a writer of short fictional stories. A father and grandfather and I enjoy reading the Bible, mystery stories, poetry and dream of writing my novel one day while riding in a hot air balloon. I enjoy good old fashioned gospel music as well as classical music. The cello is my favorite string instrument and I enjoy listening to music being played on the hand bells.

Smashwords Interview

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
The first story that I can remember writing was one that was called "Johnny Jelly Bean" and it was a story that was about a jelly bean that lived in Coopers Candy Store. It was a story written for a creative writing class in the 7th grade. In this story Johnny learns about the differences between himself and the other types of candies that live in the candy store, and his fathers words of not thinking himself better than the others because of who and what he is ring true for all ages today. This story is in my first book; "Four Nine Zero Nine Eight."
What is your writing process?
Generally my writing process is one that begins with writing a drabble. A 100 word short story and from then I begin to build that idea into something more and more like a growing story. I often draw from childhood experiences when possible. Another thing that I like to do is look at a photograph and see if there is something there that draws a picture in my mind that can become a story upon its own. I remember the quote, "a picture is worth a thousand words" and I try to put that into play when I write.
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Seven Forgotten Things
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
The LORD has blessed us in so many ways. In this book Seven Forgotten Things, you will discover seven blessings that are forgotten when mankind chooses to forget the LORD. What are those seven blessing that will not be present in our lives should we make that choice. Read on and discover what you may be missing out on.
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For many people escaping the world that they live in is not on the fore-front of their mind. However, Samuel Fishbern had escaped many things, and the dilemma that he will soon find himself in will take all the cunning and skill that he can muster to escape from.
Dust In Corners
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
DUST IN CORNERS is a collection of short fictional stories that contain exactly 100 words. These stories are known as Drabbles and they are a fascinating genre of fiction that offer a quick read for those that have a busy schedule. Some make wonderful sense and others really get your imagination that workout that it has been missing even longing for.
The Monkey from Moondale
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Before they could make any progress they would have to get past that slobbering monkey.
Bible Nuggets Book 1 Words of Praise
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
This is the first book in a series designed to enlighten the reader about various topics in the Bible. We all use words each and every day for various purposes but how do those words affect the others around us and where can we learn what words to say and when to say them?
Devotion to God
Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides, Essay » Sociology
We are devoted to many things and for many reasons. For many of us our devotion is given to God and that is a wonderful thing, but what if someone were to ask why, what would you say?
Coffee Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Coffee Tales is a collection of short stories. Mysterious happenings surrounding a wedding and an encounter with aliens.
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
“Two more hits and your dead,” sounded from somewhere out in the snow that was now falling with blizzard force.
Waiting in Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two mortal enemies sat at a small wooden table. Neither spoke a word; they just looked deeply into each other’s eyes. The world around them had completely vanished as though it no longer existed.
Beyond the Limits
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Beyond the Limits is a collection of 100 word “Drabbles” that I have written over the past year. They were inspired by a writing contest that I participated in and found quite challenging.
Four Nine Zero Nine Eight
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Things that I have learned over the years that have helped in rough seasons of life. Humor to make us laugh. Something to challenge your thoughts and stir your emotions.
The Missing Groom
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The perfect marriage was about to take place until the groom stops for breakfast at a Chinese restaurant.
The Son of Thun
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Join the Son of Thun as he enters the world of adventure and discovery.
Whistler Street Chronicles
Price: Free! Words: 22,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A collection of 14 short stories that I have written over the past few months.
101 Drabble Prompts
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Where do you turn when you need an idea for a drabble or short story. Look in 101 Drabble Prompts.
Family Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family activities
A collection of poetry about my family and other happenings that gave me direction in my life.
Brain Goo 4 U
Price: $2.00 $1.00 USD. (50% off until Feb. 3!) Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Adventures of Douglas Kiddlehopper; a journey from the aisles of the local supermarket to wealth and fame. A lesson that everyone should be exposed to.

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Kurt Frazier, Sr's favorite authors on Smashwords

A. W. Tozer
Latest book: The Pursuit of God. Published October 2, 2012.
Gloria Lapin
Latest book: James Likes Trains. Published July 6, 2014. (5.00 from 1 review)

Smashwords book reviews by Kurt Frazier, Sr

  • After Hours - 13 Strange Stories on Oct. 17, 2011
    (no rating)
    This is a collection that has a great variety of story plots and characters. I tried to think of which was my favorite story but have not yet been able to decide on which one so I think that I will give the whole book a thumbs up. You should put it in your Top 100 books to read before you die.
  • Being dead isn't always so bad on Oct. 04, 2012
    (no rating)
    I really enjoyed the story. It was easy to read and the dialogue between Eddie and Anne really gave it a humorous twist. Thumbs up!
  • February on Oct. 04, 2012

    Who knew that fruit could take a persons imagination on such an incredible journey. Julia knew that and thanks for the journey. Thumbs up.
  • Autumn Leaves on Oct. 04, 2012

    I read the first couple of poems and was compelled to download the book. I like what I have read so far.
  • Merchandise - A Short Story on March 01, 2013

    Think about this book when you read it and you will find a much deeper meaning to the story. An excellent read for sure
  • I See in Black and White on Oct. 21, 2013

    I just downloaded this for my grandsons, ages 5 and three. I think that they will both enjoy it.