Scott Gese

Scott Gese is an award winning freelance writer and photographer.

He is a creative and diverse multi-genre writer. His work includes fictional full length novels and short stories as well as non-fiction blog posts, magazine articles and newspaper columns.  

His articles cover a wide range of interests including special places, unique people and uncommon things. His wondering takes him from his home in Oregon's fertile Willamette valley, across the U.S. continent and beyond.  

Scott's freelance articles are well-researched, fact-checked for accuracy and always interesting. 
As a photographer, Scott specializes in outdoor, landscape, street and travel images. He understands the importance of supplying editors with quality images along with his articles whenever they are requested. 

Scott plays well with others. You'll enjoy working with him.

You can contact him HERE>>

If you want to view his full portfolio...

Clicking here will take you there.

A Sample of his photo's can be seen on my Alamy Stock Photo portfolio.

Clicking here will take you there.   

500 Word Short Stories

Scott has developed a passion for writing short stories of exactly 500 words.

25 of them are posted on his portfolio. (link is above)

His two newest stories are listed below. From here they are rotated into the larger index further down the page.

1. The Reunion


Crime, Detective

Romance, Friendship, Relationships

Sci-Fi, Fantasy

Suspense, Mystery, Thriller

Western's and Everything Else

Border Patrol

Held for Ransom

Never Threaten a Thief

No Gold in the House


Pride Before the Fall


Sharkey's Near Death Experience

Snake in the Grass

The Birthday Surprise

The Delivery that Almost Disappeared

The Devil Runs the Show

The Dirty Dealings of Deplorable Men

The Final Blow

The Lakeside Cabin

The Red Bench

The Wake-up Call

A Change of Heart

A Welcome Departure

An Unlikely Friendship

Anna's Mom

Beating the Odds

Chester Franks, Nobody Special

For the Love of Art

Friends and Deceivers

Lost in Paradise

Loves Departure

Matters of the Heart


Once an Asshole...

Popsicle Toes

Shaving With my Dad


The Almost Lynching of Toby Hill

The Bench

The Blue Rose

The Box

The Coast Rail Challenge

The Constant Consumer

The Death of Calvin Dandy

The Death of Silas Penny

The End of Harvey Anderson

The Glass of San Sebastian

The Hampton Family Reunion

The Hardest Decision

The Jenkins House... Almost

The Jumpers

The Making of a Valentine

The Ten Cent Lover

The Three Amigos

Unspoken Love

What are Friends For


World Class Travelers

A Fallen Angel

Caught in the Storm

Deja Vu

The Early Harvest

A Bad Day for Billy West

A Bad Idea

A Close Call

A Hunters Dream

A Nightmare Too Real

A Tale of Treasure

Bad Decisions

Check Mate

Hill House Treasure

The New World Order

New World Order: The Underground Movement

Power Struggle


Sudden Darkness

The Accidental Winner

The Attic

The Dream Machine

The Hillburg House

The Room From Hell

The Skinwalker

The Sultans Lamp

The Time Bender

The Underwood Story

The Wedding Dress Curse

Under the House

At the moment, all  westerns are on Scott's portfolio site. The link is above. ~~~~~~

Leo and Cleo: Betrayed

Leo and Cleo: Leo on the Lam

Leo and Cleo: Leo's Bad Day

Leo and Cleo: The Stranger

The Black Mamba's

The Predator and the Prey

The Sasquatch Encounter

A Matter of Perception

An Altered Reality

An Unsuspected Shark

Bail-in Dress Rehearsal

Cold Beer and Hot Sausage

Cub Reporter: The Church on Hollow Hill

Johnson and Johnston (with a T)

Living the Dream

No Heavy Lifting

Pulled Pork Surprise

The Millstone Barn

The Substitute Santa

Unexpected Payback