Author, Tom Lichtenberg, has been on the lookout for great indie authors since self-publishing on the Internet became popular a few years ago. His efforts have been rewarded many times over, with many discoveries coming from writers who have made their work available free of charge via websites like Obooko.com. While motivations for taking this approach may vary, the common intention is to help their stories find an audience.
Tom has gathered together some of his favourites for this anthology, which contains a selection of great stories by some of the best independent writers in the world. And one by Tom himself of course.
Excerpt from Bubble Gum Bicycle Man:
The kids at the park--the little ones--seven and eight year olds--they would run up to him. The old guy riding the adult tricycle with the basket on it.
He looked wrong in our neighborhood....