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the home for all stories written and published by L. A. Davenport

L. A. Davenport
is an Anglo-Irish author.

He sometimes lives in the countryside, far away from urban distraction, but mostly he lives in the city. He enjoys long walks, typewriters and strong black coffee.

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L. A. Davenport
is an Anglo-Irish author.

He sometimes lives in the countryside, far away from urban distraction, but mostly he lives in the city. He enjoys long walks, typewriters and strong black coffee.

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No Way Home

Love, loss, and the eternal quest for acceptance

A new collection of thought-provoking, poignant and thrilling stories, featuring Screen Grab, Deathcast, Stations of the Soul, and three brand-new stories, including a woman believing she’s insane, a shop assistant’s unrequited love and the wedding dream of a dying solider.
Out now on: Amazon | Apple Books | Google Play | Kobo
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Dear Lucifer and Other Stories

Angels, devils, goddesses, and the nagging doubts that haunt us all

An eclectic cast of characters and diverse situations that explore the meaning of life in the modern world and the frailties that we all have to face, woven through with finely drawn observations and a strong sense of the absurd.
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Screen Grab

The more you want something, the less you can tell if it’s real

A teenage girl desperate for reconciliation with her absent father; a homeless man building a home in an abandoned cottage; a brutal sexual predator grooming victims in online chat rooms.

A disturbing and thought-provoking short story from No Way Home.
Out now on: Amazon
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Deathcast

The sanctity of human life means nothing when that life is not serving society

A man's arrest triggers a chain of events that forces a band of resistance fighters to rise up against a brutal state that uses Wellness as a means of oppression.

A dark and thrilling journey into a dystopian future from No Way Home.
Out now on: Amazon
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Stations of the Soul

There can be no rest on the voyage of life

Come on an intimate journey into the dark heart of pre-millennium London as we follow an eclectic cast of characters from all walks of life who shine a kaleidoscope light onto life in this truly global city.

A breathtaking sweep across 24 hours in the life of London from No Way Home.
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