SHORT STORIES


WORKED OUT

"Worked Out" is a short story featuring British-American business consultant Gabe Rayner.In 3,000-word short-short “Worked Out”,  Rayner gets a taste of Miami. And there are problems in the pastels.

It’s been a long day at the conference, and when a miniskirted nymphet beckons to Rayner it’s pretty clear what the deal is. Or is it? Rayner decides to go along. After all, business conferences aren’t just about work, and every man needs a little R and R.

Worked Out is a short story featuring Gabe Rayner: a British-American problem-solver with a broad skillset. He’s the first business consultant action hero. Copyright © Mark Charteris 2014. Published by Redpump Ltd. ASIN: B00JIVA44E.

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CROSSED T

Crossed T is a short story featuring British-American problem-solver Gabe Rayner, a consultant with a broad skillset.Free short story “Crossed T” sees Rayner imprisoned in one of the world’s defining hellholes: Chicago O’Hare Airport.

Most business consultants could find something to do when a flight’s been cancelled and the alternative is a wet Wednesday on the South Side. But when Rayner overhears a snippet of conversation in a shuffling queue, he finds himself questioning his commitment to free markets… because what people want isn’t always what’s good for them. And then there’s the llamas…

Crossed T is a short story featuring Gabe Rayner: a British-American problem-solver with a broad skillset. He’s the first business consultant action hero. Copyright © Mark Charteris 2016. Published by Redpump Ltd. Publishing 2016.

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