Roger Dale Trexler


Born and raised in southern Illinois, Roger Dale Trexler has published over 100 short stories in various print and online magazines and several novels via assorted publishers. His first e-book, CITY OF BLINDING LIGHTS, is available at

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Sorrow River
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A chapbook of poetry I originally released in 1989.
They Walk Among Us
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A piece I wrote for a benefit for the Women's Center in Carbondale back in 2009. I am posting this free, but hope you will donate time or money to the causes the Women's Center in your town represent. Thanks, Roger
Yes, Piranha, There Is A Manta Claus
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A post-apocalyptic Christmas fable where fish are sentient and "Manta Claus" brings good things to good fish....and not so good things to the bad ones.
Expenditures of the Heart
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Some poems I had sitting on my desk. I decided to put them out there for you to see.
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Some poems from long ago that I recently unearthed in my overfilled filing cabinet. Enjoy, Roger

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