N. R. Tucker

The Worlds of My Mind

Mugs and Skulls

“Here’s the problem. Ale is not served in the skulls of our enemies.” Continue reading “Mugs and Skulls”


NaNoWriMo 2017 – Join Us

I knew about NaNoWriMo for a few years, but 2015 was the first year I participated. Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2017 – Join Us”

Don’t Sleep

Reflexes honed by repetition, Sanction breathed normally when she woke. Continue reading “Don’t Sleep”

You Never Know Where the Library Will Take You

Walking through the stacks in the history section of my college library, I happened upon a wall of old books surrounding a door with a small plaque that read Comprehension Corridor. Continue reading “You Never Know Where the Library Will Take You”

The Trunk

“You’re it!” Ethan jumped out of the bushes, slapped his sister lightly on the back, and ran away. Continue reading “The Trunk”

What Did You Do?

The potion was ready. Continue reading “What Did You Do?”

Collection of Magic Summer Camp Short Stories

I’m so proud of my friends in the Renegade Writers Guild. The proceeds from The Magic Horses of Crystal Creek Camp go to the Davie County Public Library. If you know someone who would enjoy a collection of short stories about a magic summer camp, let them know about this book.

Link to press release and book synopsis.

Link to purchase book.

The IRS Shall Inherit the Galaxy

I moved silently down the  sterile hall, even though the sensor display listed me as the only conscious life form on the floor. Continue reading “The IRS Shall Inherit the Galaxy”

Inspiration is Hard Work

I outlined an entire novel once… that story remains unwritten to this day. Continue reading “Inspiration is Hard Work”

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