The Ocean, It's A Terrible Thing
When a young boy realises his dad is in trouble, all he can do is stare at his balls and wait for them to drop. Set alongside the danger of the Australian coastline, Nick Couldwell explores the relationship between a father and son as secrets unravel and a family crumbles.
short_story short_Australian_stories Spineless_Wonders Nick_Couldwell fiction ocean father son family debt fishing Australian_fiction Slinkies Slinkie childhood Language: English / Published: 06 March 2015
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Spineless Wonders is devoted to short, quality fiction produced by Australian writers. We’re interested in brief fiction in all its forms – short story, novella, sudden fiction and prose poems. We publish all kinds of stories – contemporary realist, black comedy, steam punk, historical, literary, romance, psychological, mystery, crime, futurist, speculative and genres yet to be labelled.www.shortaustralianstories.com.au