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Beyond the Western
Tom Sheehan

Tom Sheehan

Beyond the Western short stories Bio. of Tom Sheehan

Tom Sheehan, in his 92nd year, has published 45 books, latest being Alone, with the Good Graces, and Jock Poems and Reflections for Proper Bostonians (Pocol Press) and Small Victories for the Soul VII, (Wilderness House Literary Review), and The Grand Royal Stand-off at Darby's Creek and Other stories. In submission process are Beneath My Feet this Rare Earth Slips into the Far-side of Another's Telescope, Back Home in Saugus, and Valor's Commission.

He has multiple works in Rosebud,  Literally Stories, Linnet's Wings, Serving House Journal, Frontier Tales, Rope and Wire Magazine, Copperfield Review,  Literary Orphans, etc. He has 16 Pushcart nominations, 6 Best of Net nominations with one winner, and other awards. He graduated from Boston College in 1956, served in Korea 1950-52 and retired from Raytheon Company in 1991.

Here's a link to all of Tom's books on Amazon>>

Stories by Tom Sheehan

Face in the Window / Genre: Mystery

Tom Sheehan

When Henry Palmer’s sister remarried, to a wealthy man, she gave her house to Henry who promised he’d move in as soon as possible, to keep it secure, to be a useful watch guard. Henry, in fact, was thrilled. He had always loved the old house, and a mere hundred yards from the historic First Iron Works in America, now promoted as a National Park. The reconstruction of that site he had worked on for parts of ten years as a youngster, on vacations from school and college, weekends, as well as odd holidays. Read the full story HERE>>

The Man Who Carried No Name / Genre: General Fiction

Tom Sheehan

Through the window I saw the barrel picker again; I figured it was the third or fourth time I'd seen him working my street. It wasn't that he was disturbing or thrusting things into harm's way, but moreover a state of being more unknown than he really looked, a lost, wretched soul alone in the whole damned universe, and in my little town sitting beside a river that Father Atlantic feeds twice a day every day. Read the full story HERE>>

Shindig, Shivaree and Hellfortootin’ Honeymoon Time / Genre: General Fiction

Tom Sheehan

Me and Ivaloo were honeymoonin’, a sure out shindig, shivaree and hellfortootin’ honeymoon time, and I’m Everett Musdane, along with some of our celebratin’ friends at a mountain motor court, on a grand flat spot in the Ozarks, being Lorded over by the midnight stars across the sky like bright sand pebbles flung out of a huge bucket. Read the full story HERE>>

The Ghostly Hitchhiker / Genre: Mystery

Tom Sheehan

Jed Bauxer was getting concerned, anxious, about a number of things: his hairline, his voice change, the deep baritone coming towards an alto of sorts, his good pal, Hurry Dixon, another long-haul rig driver, seeming to lose a bit of memory between long runs, like not stopping at their regular diners on extended routes across the country. They were worth a small curse now and then, a sudden idea of deviltry, small diversions on the road. Read the full story HERE>>

Passion at High Elm / Genre: General Fiction

Tom Sheehan

For the first time a daughter had broken the absolutely perfect line of seven generations of newborn Brindamour boys.

Islemarie Brindamour was born at High Elm on a brilliant day in May, 1840. She came out of a dream and a desire and the endless need for sweetness the Earth gives off in secret places, if one is searching, if one is lucky. Read the full story HERE>>

More Stories by Tom Sheehan

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Assault on Mount Carmel / Genre: Mystery

Blind Release / Genre: General Fiction

Burke Brentwood, Collector of Goods / General Fiction

Death at the First Iron Works of America / Genre: Historical Fiction

Driving on the Sausage Run / Genre: General Fiction

New Wave Info Inc (NWII) / Genre: Amateur Sleuth

Oh, the Wounds He Wore, Death His Neighbor / Genre: War

Old Man River / Genre: General Fiction

One Oh for Tillie / Genre: General Fiction

Parkie, Tanker, Tiger of Tobruk / Genre: War

Shadow in the Church / General Fiction

Star Blitz / Genre: General Fiction

Swan River Daisy / Genre: General Fiction

The Boy Who Dug Worms at Mussel Flats / Genre: General fiction

The Cochran Resolve / Genre: Mystery

The Davidof Dilemma / Genre: Mystery

The Dollhouse Victim / Genre: General Fiction

The Emphatic Prisoner / Genre: War

The Gang from the Boatyard / Genre: Mystery

The Idyll of Staff Bickerston / Genre: General Fiction

The Man in the Cemetery / Genre: General Fiction

The Million Dollar Road / Genre: Mystery

The Miracle of Bereft John / Genre: General Fiction

The Night I Drove Freeman Home / General Fiction

The Old Man Who Hid Music / General Fiction

The Puzzle Solution’s Swift Shift from Irony / Genre: General Fiction

The Rescue of Brittan Courvalais / Genre: Historical Fiction

The Unforgotten / General Fiction

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