Flames of Life


Tags: Violence, Workplace, .

Desc: Life Change Story: A young man has a major change of lifestyle forced on him. He becomes a writer, and then something else again. First we read two of his stories about himself, then we follow him as he makes another change to his life and changes the lives of many others in the Rivers Region. In the process he unexpectedly meets his own destiny as well. The story is 82,000 words.


Cover Art

The background images are Batlow by Leigh Blackall (top) and Looking East over the Murrumbidgee River near Gumly Gumly by Bidgee (bottom), both are copyrighted by their creators and their use is allowed by the Creative Commons Attribution - Share Alike Licence and terms. Cropping, size adjustment and text is all by Ernest Bywater.

June 2016 Edition

This book, Flames of Life, consists of the three stories:

Flames of Desire
Flames of Fear
A New Role

Headings: a story in green, a chapter in red, sub-chapter in blue, section in bold.

Table of Contents


Part 01
Flames of Desire

First Flame
Another First

Fierce Fight
Singed Survivors

Life Moves On
A New Life

Part 02
Flames of Fear

The Beginning
Searching Shepherd
A Will to Survive

Watching the Sunrise

Part 03
A New Role

Events and Changes
Mail Call
More Troubles

Part 04
Next Week
Thursday Trading
Friday Fun-day

Part 05
Weekend and Monday
The Rest of the Week
The Wizard’s Wagon

A New Life

Part 06
Getting Organised
Manor Work

Part 07
Ernie’s Early Farm Life
An Interesting Week
People Power

Part 08
Inspecting the Manor
Life in the Manor
The Fish-farm

Part 09
Easy Living
Thursday’s Thugs

Part 10
More Changes

Part 11
Business Affairs
Changing Cast List

Headings: a story in green, a chapter in red, sub-chapter in blue, section in bold.

Foreword Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11

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Story tagged with:
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