Literary

  • Kindness And Happenstance: A Short Story Collection

     

    KindnessAndHappenstanceCover-WebA brother-sister dilemma. Ill-thought-out male-bonding. Bizarre events at the football. And time well spent, alone.

     

    Fifteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • The Sister, She Approaches
    • Heavy Hangs The Hammer
    • Return Unopened
    • Last Giant
    • You Are Not Gladiators
    • Nobody Likes A Quitter
    • When The Prime Minister Sneezes
    • Match Of The Season: His
    • Match Of The Season: Hers
    • Another Night, Another Occasion
    • Operation
    • Don’t Tell Me I’m Not Okay
    • Tiny Chow
    • All These Adoring Multitudes
    • Uncle Victor

     

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  • Letters To Another: A Short Story Collection

    LettersToAnotherCover-WebA rotten business scheme has its advantages. Traditional bails out modern. One last payday . . . one last humiliation. And a classic example of passive-aggressive parenting.

     

    Seventeen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • The Lunch Crowd
    • The Divisive Chorus
    • Why Pigs Don’t Fly
    • Gotta Have Clean Teeth
    • Nobody Thinks About Factories
    • Another Month, Another Death
    • Bleeding Hearts Club
    • Nothing Perpetual
    • Whereas
    • The Unlikely Bibles
    • Sports Agent
    • St Clerk’s
    • Wrecking Ball
    • The Hamfists
    • Death To Reductionist Cinema
    • Speaking Of Angels
    • Five Suits & A Coffee Cup

     

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  • The Mind’s Aspiration: A Short Story Collection

    TheMindsAspirationCover-WebAncestors, in the strangest of places. A furry miracle. Sports journalism logs a new low. And the perfect summer job?

     

    Sixteen oddball and heartfelt short stories from the muddled mind of TJ Bainz, including:

     

    • A Silent Company
    • An Invention Hopefully Not Too Late For Its Time
    • Fire In Autumn
    • Jumped-Up Kids Most Likely On Drugs
    • Library Of Love
    • Too Short, Too Tall
    • Playground
    • Mediterranean Arms
    • Love Should Never Wait
    • Pedestal
    • Father’s Watching
    • Blankety White
    • Only Playing Alone
    • Bless The Bunnies
    • Back In Touch
    • Boring People, Spectacular Clothes

     

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