Twists Tales Vol. l

Twists Tales Vol. l Ten Stories Featuring Ten Individuals In Situations, Both Common And Uncommon, That Draw On A Full Range Of Emotions From A Woman S Blind Date To A Teen Making A Career Choice To A Soldier Returning Home To A Man With A Regret To A Prisoner S Dilemma These Thought Provoking Stories Will Stay With You For Days Included, Is North Carolina Writers Network Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize Finalist, Dear John. It s hard for me to categorize the tales in this volume The terminology that feels the best to me is Tales of Redemption In these stories, we are given a glimpse of the lives of other people people that we may not ordinarily think of These stories touched me because of the simple humanity they portrayed While I found these to be original and well written, to say the least, there were several that really captivated me, and had me dwelling on human nature These were stories of hope of the It s hard for me to categorize the tales in this volume The terminology that feels the best
This is the second collection of short stories that I have read by Michael Twist, and I am hard pressed to find better available today In this volume, the author states that interesting things happen to interesting people, and then proceeds to show us how this theory is not only true, but gives hope that we too, can be interesting Starting with a story about a writer and the online correspondence that turned into a lunch date and winding up with a story that answers a question formed in a boyh This is the second collection of short stories that I have read by Michael Twist, and I am hard pressed to find better available to
Eleven absorbing tales guaranteed to make you ponder the intricacies of the human mind, and how we arrive at the decisions that we do Michael Twist s writing is a pleasure to read, evoking crystal clear images a desperate woman with wild hair and make up that had run amok, a family of fleshy tourists lounging on the beach, a metal gob of keys Conversational dialog is absolutely spot on Excellent work.Particular favorites for me were Strange Indeed, Dear John, and The Spare Loved the refere Eleven absorbing tales guaranteed to make you ponder the intricacies of the human mind, and how we arrive at the decisions that we do Michael Twist s writing is a pleasure to read, evoking crystal clear images a desperate woman with wild hair and make up that had run amok, a family of fleshy tourists lounging on the beac
I had entered to win this in a Goodreads giveaway, but didn t win A few months later, Michael contacted me to see if I was still interested in reading it and providing a review.I am glad I took him up on his offer Twist s Tales is a compilation of short stories that focus on the randomness of life What does a young drug addict do when she watches the news the morning after she robbed a family only to discover she took their five year old s urn How does a boy focus his life after learning I had entered to w
I really enjoyed these stories by Michael Twist who probably has one of the most appropriate names for a short story writer, ha ha They are deep felt, humanistic, and each of the characters has a gravitas to them The story, Dear John, which was a finalist in the North Carolina Writers Network Thomas Wolf Fiction Prize, was one of my favorites It s about the titular John, a soldier who has come home early after a piece of steel from an IED was removed and he needed to get home to heal In m I really enjoyed these stories by Michael Twist who probably has one of the most appropriate names for a short story writer, ha ha They are deep felt, humani
I received a copy of this from the author for an honest review and I m happy I accepted This is a great collection of stories about little moments in everyday lives The stories are about things that happen to a lot of us, like meeting someone you ve only chatted with online, or attending a class reunion, but the stories are so well written that you really get to know the characters in just a few pages In a way it reminds me of the old saying about everyone having a story These characters all I received a copy of this from the author for an honest review and I m happy I accepted This is a great collection of stories about little moments in everyday lives The stories are about things that happen to a lot of us, like meeting someone you ve only chatted with online, or attending a class reunion, but the stories a
This is a quick read but has really good substance to each story Each story has that Twilight Zone tv show effect and ending I really enjoyed this book just wish it hadstories Several stories stand out Better Late Close Oh, yes, the Spare is a good one too Michael s stories are about human nature and the conflicts that happens in life I would absolutely read Michael Twist s books because of the Quality writings he puts into his stories This book was a complimentary book sent This is a quick read but has really good substance to each story Each story has that Twilight Zone tv show effect and ending I really enjoyed this book just wish it hadstories Several stories stand out Better Late Close Oh, yes, the Spare
I ve always thought that a really good short story left you wondering, what could have happened next Followed by the twinge of disappointment that you have read the last word of the last sentence Twist s Tales Volume 1 does exactly that and then some Michael Twist writes stories that quickly involve you They made me wonder if he knew the person he was writing about or had ever been in the situation the tale is telling Volume 1 is going in my book
I loved this book that had 11 short stories I agree with the author that interesting things happen to people especially when no witnesses are around These stories focused on the decisions people make and the internal conflict involved It s probably why I loved them so much I m a huge fan of psychology Michael Twist managed to create characters and situations that I connected with, which is a wonderful talent considering this wasn t a novel.Strange Indeed Selena was a writer who had her fir I loved this book that had 11 short stories I agree with the author that interesting things happen to people especially when no witnesses are around These stories focused on the decisions people ma
Normally, I don t read short story books, but the description of the book caught my eye, and I thought I d read it.Twist s Tales Vol 1 has 11 short stories in it The stories are not inter connected, they stand alone The first story, about two people who find themselves on a blind date, really stuck out in my mind It was short, and sweet, and definitely ended differently than I expected It had a TWIST P After reading that first one, I was hooked, and thought short stories aren t too ba Normally, I don t read short story books, but the description of the book caught my eye, and I thought I d read it.Twist s Tales Vol 1 has 11 short stories in it The stories are not inter connected, they stand alone The first story, about two people who find themselves on a blind date, really stuck out in my mind It was short, and sweet, and definitely ended differently than I expected It had a TWIST P After reading that first one, I was hooked, and thought short stories aren t too bad There were a few stories that really pulled me in and made me feel for the characters within Most of the stories had a definite ending, but also left it open, leading you to create another story in your mind, about what happened next Those are the ones I really connected with, and really enjoyed.There were a few stories that I f