Russ Barnes


Russ Barnes is a published journalist and a performed playwright. He writes from Washington DC. He likes his friends in Austin, Texas; San Francisco; and Crestone, Colorado. He loves to ride his 1972 Raleigh bicycle. The themes of Russ’ writing include nature, agriculture, love between the sexes, health, gardening, Jungian psychology, economics, childhood, personal profiles, religion, and travel. He grew up in Uniontown, Pennsylvania in a place that would now be called “The Hood,” and which is located near one the Mississippi River headwaters. Russ has published one eBook and there are five more ready to light up screens.

Where to find Russ Barnes online


Dating After Fifty: Surfing Femininity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eric and Clara date online.  This modern romance is about their connection, their fears, their passions, their obsessions, and their first meeting. From there, the story takes the reader on a tour through astrology, prejudices, bicycle riding, the beach, boredom, religion, movies, political beliefs -- plus, Ursula, the cat. Then it closes with a hint about the outcome of Eric and Clara’s romance.

Russ Barnes' tag cloud