All of Olyanna's dreams are about to come true. Everything she's worked for is about to pay off. And all she has to do is turn her back on an entire world struggling to survive against a government pretending to be its savior. Olyanna's Rain is the first of twelve stories spanning ten years of creativity and imagination. From down trodden would-be heroes to what really happened in the legend of the billy goats gruff, these stories are sometimes tragic, sometimes joyful and sometimes dark, but always entertaining. Thought provoking, original and written from the heart, the characters herein learn that things are not always what they seem. While some of the stories are fun romps, some are dark and brooding, speaking to the author's vision of the true nature of the human condition. From front to back, these stories will keep you intrigued, page after page, to the very last sentence.aWea#39;re getting by, a Steven pleaded, aand whenever we need extra money I sell some comic books or some baseball ... going to find a job?a She tried to ask it as unassumingly as possible. Steven exhaled sharply. aI have a job. Ia#39;m a writer.
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