Speechless: Short Stories

Speechless: Short Stories

by Mya K


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These four emotionally rich stories will leave you with nothing to say...

Child Support

Lauren Downing and Stacey Snyder both have something in common. Lauren is a single mother to six-year-old Danielle and Stacey is a single mother to four-year-old Jake. On a regular day while hanging out at the mall, the two women meet unexpectedly. But their unplanned lunch is interrupted by Stacey's son's father leaving Lauren unable to finish her meal.

Letting Go

Tiffany Ward has gone through a lot in the past year. A successful writer, it took everything to escape a relationship filled with emotional abuse, jealousy and rage. But since she got the email, she feels it's only right to meet and hear what he has to say. But the moment he sits down, she regrets it. Can Tiffany truly move past her pain once and for all without looking back and feeling guilty?

Going Home
Chrissy was raised by her grandparents. Sometimes, she feels like she isn't a normal kid. Having military parents hasn't been easy. Now, her mother is deceased and her father is ready to have her come and live with him. This is the moment when things will finally return to normal for her. Or is it?

The Golden Sandal
Tay Proverbs has everything any male model would want - international swag with major industry connects. The day he is about to audition for his new idol Ferush Michael, the well-known fashion designer that has everyone in the industry swooning, he realizes he showed up a day early. But before he leaves, he meets Alana Michele, Ferush's stunningly beautiful daughter. Even with only one leg this girl could stop traffic in New York. But she take's Tay on a mental journey he isn't quite ready for leaving him speechless all the way to the end.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781477648209
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 06/06/2012
Pages: 66
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.14(d)

About the Author

"I put my pen to the globe and make the world turn." - Mya K.

Mya K. Douglas was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She graduated from the Philadelphia High School for Girls' in 2002 and then went on to receive a BA from Temple University in 2007. It was while in the Master's program at Arcadia University that Mya realized writing wasn't just her calling, but her purpose.

"Speechless: Short Stories" is a preview of what Mya has to offer to the literary world. "If By Faith", a novelette, will be released late 2012 with both her full length young adult novels following in 2013.

In addition to novels, Mya writes screenplays and television scripts.

"I'm currently working on a full length feature and a television show pilot. Writing in different genres can be tough, but one thing I own is the fact that I'm a good storyteller and I create memorable characters. The rest can be learned."

"I study writing like I breathe. But more importantly I write."

And as sure as you are taking your next breath, Mya is thinking of you somewhere, waiting to tell a story that will touch your heart and soul.

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