A Time for Courage: and other military stories

Been eagerly awaiting. .. Tom Benson’s latest short story collection, this time with the joint themes of courage and the military

Tom Benson - Creative

A Time for Courage - 2Now available!

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I’m delighted to report the publication of my fourth anthology of short stories. The primary theme is of course military, but as suggested in the title, ‘courage’ is the underlying feature of this collection.

In some cases how the character deals with adversity is fairly obvious, but in other tales the conflict and solution is more subtle.

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Here I have created 12 stories using a wide spectrum of scenarios. Military experiences can be funny, heart-breaking and, everything in between.

This anthology is a blend of my personal experience and knowledge, together with specially created pieces to highlight the peaks and troughs of service life.

These tales can be enjoyed equally by those who have served and, those who have never donned a uniform.

Humour, fact, fiction, and fantasy are used to portray service in theatres as varied as Vietnam, Northern Ireland, Ancient Briton, the Persian Gulf…

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About RuddersWriting

Middle-aged man, aspiring writer, book blogger/reviewer, and author, one grown-up son and young grandson, now retired from the rail industry, actively working to develop a writing career.

Posted on March 31, 2016, in Book Reviews. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Thank you for the re-blog Paul. I hope you enjoy the collection. 🙂

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  2. Not much genre Tom but I’m passing it along. Good luck! I am sure it is well written. 😀

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