Mark Saxer

Biography

Mark Saxer has an album of electronic music entitled Soundfarer. He is also the creator of the phoneticsforfanatics.com website, which offers pencil puzzles based on the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) for students of English as a Second Language.

Where to find Mark Saxer online


Books

The Big Mark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Big Mark rides the rails, lying in wait for the con men traveling alongside him. Portraying himself as a wealthy rube, he makes off with his would-be fleecers' money before they realize they've been had. He lives like this for years, until he is found out following a failed ploy. Given a hundred days to pay back what he owes, the Big Mark must rely on his conning skills to pay for his freedom.
A Delusion Come True
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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One man moves into a single-room home, only to uncover a labyrinth of metaphor. Another attempts to write his own biography, ignoring his own perspective and relying solely on the testimonies of second and third-party sources. A third allows his phantom limb syndrome to flourish, realizing that the sensation will permit him to perform acts he wouldn’t have previously dared. And twelve more tales.
The Ministry of Irony
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
A forensic psychologist who has been studying false confessors disappears, and each of his case studies steps forward to claim responsibility for the abduction. The Ministry of Irony, an ironic forecasting service, becomes involved in the case when it is revealed that one of its newest clients is also one of the missing doctor's patients.

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abduction    aliases    con artists    con men    early 1900s    fiction    gambling    haunted    horror    horse racing    humor    irony    literary    literary noir    metaphysics    mystery    postmodern    psychological    ransom    stories    trains