Political Pies

Political Pies

Everybody complains about politics, but does anyone do anything about it? Stephen L. Thompson’s attempt to do something about it is to collect forty of his short stories with a political element into his Political Pies anthology. His stories are either politically neutral or equally condemning of the national parties. Instead of trying to sway you to one ideology or another, his goal is to just get people thinking about politics in the hopes a rose might grow out of all the political manure.

Where to find Political Pies

It is on Amazon in both paperback, and Kindle formats. The links will take you to the US site for each.

I used to have links to every site I found my books on. It was nice, but it was also a bit messy. So when I decided to clean up my links, I did a search for the best online bookstores. I found several lists, and I cobbled together this listing - in no particular order - of the better websites. The links will take you to the listing for my book. If your favorite site isn’t listed, you can probably find my book using these ISBNs: 9781479360864 or 1479360864.

Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, Alibris, and Tattered Cover Book Store.

If you want to see what other people said about Political Pies, or to add your own comments, check out it’s page on Goodreads.

I also made a video of me reading two of the stories you’ll find within.


The titles that are linked were previously published. If they are still online, the link takes you to the original story. Otherwise, the link goes to my original blurb about the story.

Vote With Your Fists
“Choose One”
When Will it Stop?
When Did That Happen?
“A Sign of the Times”
“A Party of One”
“Sack of Politics”
One Question
“Drunk With Mediocrity”
An Eye for an Eye
Ben’s Time Carriage
“Political Ad”
Endorse This
“Future Campaign”
Candidate C
The Yellow Staters
“Voting is Now Open”
If it’s Okay Now …
“Only Winners”
Perfect Justice
A Breath of Fresh Air
Connecting with the People
“Monkey Wrench”
In the Name of Ideological Purity
An Improvement
“Matthew J. New for President”
Star-Spangled Ploy
“So Easy”
Is that How it Works?
I’ll Vote What He’s Voting
“The Future can Catch Up to You”
We the People
“At Barrel’s End”
A Bold Plan for Employment
History Can be Wrong
Stuff Happens
“Middle Men”
History Will Forget


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