A delinquent youth is obsessed with a cemetery ghost.
Good and evil fight for the soul of a zombie.
A grandmother thought to suffer from mental illness predicts the future.
A mysterious maintenance man haunts a college dormitory.
Car trouble leads to an encounter with an angel.
The Greek god of the unknown fights his nemesis, the god of light.
A chief must calm a volcano before it destroys his village.
A human tries to dissuade elves and dwarves from going to war.
A bride confronts deception in an effort to reunite with her bridegroom.
A child dreams of an alien invasion.
Humanity races to colonize a second moon orbiting the earth.
A boy encounters superhuman army ants that escape from a military laboratory and move into his closet.
A foreign exchange student learns baseball and tries out for a championship team.
These stories and more are featured in Real Dreams: Thirty Years of Short Stories, a collection of 15 short stories written between 1981 and 2011. The stories are from multiple genres with some common themes, including hope, dreams, light, darkness, perseverance, and spirituality, wrapped up in some novel ideas.
Enjoy these diverse and timeless works three decades in the making.
To read more books and stories by M.G. Edwards, visit www.mgedwards.com.
MG Edwards is a writer of books and stories in the thriller and science fiction-fantasy genres. He also writes travel adventures and children’s books. A former U.S. diplomat, he served in South Korea, Paraguay, and Zambia before leaving the Foreign Service to write full time.
Edwards is author of six books. His memoir, Kilimanjaro: One Man’s Quest to Go Over the Hill, was finalist for the Book of the Year Award and the Global eBook Award. He has published four children’s picture books in the World Adventurers for Kids Series: Alexander the Salamander; Ellie the Elephant; Zoe the Zebra; and a collection featuring all three stories. His book Real Dreams: Thirty Years of Short Stories is an anthology of 15 short stories.
Edwards lives in Singapore with his wife Jing and son Alex. He has also lived in Austria and Thailand. For more books or stories by M.G. Edwards, visit his web site at www.mgedwards.com or contact him by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @m_g_edwards.
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