Gary Paul Bryant is an eight-time ASCAP award-winning songwriter and three-time Hollywood Music-in-Media nominee with more than three hundred published works. In his spare time, Gary writes short stories. Much of Gary's music is available on Amazon, Spotify, iTunes, and many other streaming services.

Books & Short Stories

The Bitter Climb

The Bitter Climb

When a disgruntled young climber joins his friends on a summit attempt of Canada's Mount Robson, he finds that nightmares, like dreams, can come true.

The President Is Missing

The President Is Missing

It's hard to imagine what could have happened to the most protected man on the planet, but when White House staff discover that the President is missing, his closest ally is not surprised.

Awkward

Awkward

When a prominent Massachusetts chemist Robert Levenplatter finally succumbs to lung cancer, his adult children Nina and Luke, along with his favorite nephew RPL setup a makeshift operating room in Levenplatter’s garage.

The Bear

The Bear

While most of us fear the thought of being chased by a bear, accidental mountain-cyclist Dave Chicago found that unintentionally chasing a bear to be equally hair-raising.

STALL

STALL

Each of us has thought about running out of time, just maybe not like this.

The First Ride - The Real Story of Santa Caus

The First Ride - The Real Story of Santa Caus

Forget Kris Kringle, Sinterklaas, and St. Nick. It's about time you learned the truth. In the 1870's in rural Hopeville, Connecticut, the Clauses came to work Max Pepin's farm. Christmas hasn't been the same since. This is a Christmas story you've been waiting for.

Gleason Snickell and the Search for Love

Gleason Snickell and the Search for Love

When pre-teen Gleason Snickell grows weary of his inattentive parents, he acquiesces to the pleas of a digitally-orphaned seven-year-old and together embarks on the most important journey of all; the search for love.

The Phone and Other Short Stories

The Phone and Other Short Stories

"Gary Paul Bryant will wheel your gurney down the paranormal corridors of Life Everlasting, whether you're willing or not. A must-read short story collection for vivisectionist aficionados, fantasy enthusiasts and all the rest of us hanging on to dear life." - Jack Archibald

Five Dolls

Five Dolls

A grandmother's tragic childhood comes roaring back to life with unexpected consequences while telling bedtime stories to her adopted granddaughter in this very short story by Gary Paul Bryant.

Wait! I Thought I Was God!

Wait! I Thought I Was God!

It didn't dawn on God that there could be somebody higher than himself. In this short, Kirby finds out the real meaning of life and the sacrifices one sometimes needs to make.

The Truth About Technology for Small Business

The Truth About Technology for Small Business

The Truth About Technology for Very Small Business is a collection of refreshingly frank blog posts that speaks to the technology challenges faced by very small business owners.

Searching the Web for Health

Searching the Web for Health

Searching the Web for Health is the resource you can rely on to show you how to get the most out of surfing the web for the health information you need.