Books
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Dave Riggler's Stories
Dave Riggler's Stories
This is a collection of six short stories concerning David Riggler, a handicapped person who uses a wheelchair. Follow him through his early childhood to middle age as he comes to terms with himself and faces the challenges that come with not only his situation, but with the human condition in general.

The stories in this volume are:

  • Learning To Crawl
  • First Steps
  • Last Call
  • Going Under
  • Tuesday
  • Penned
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Long Distance Dedications
Long-Distance-Dedications
A mosaic novel featuring Dave Riggler.Coming Soon!


Short Stories
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First Steps
First Steps
"First Steps" is the story of Dave Riggler's first psychotherapy session. He's a handicapped teenager, who uses a wheelchair, in therapy (he thinks) because the school he's going to wants him to walk on a walker, but he doesn't want to. "First Steps" is a story about being handicapped, identity, and self-determination, for better or worse.Buy it here!
Last Call
Last Call
Dave Riggler is out at a bar to celebrate his birthday with a friend. But his plans change when he meets a woman seemingly intent on self-destruction. "Last Call" is the story of one night in a bar, a chance meeting, and the limits of personal responsibility.Buy it here!
And Ye Shall Be Healed
And Ye Shall Be Healed
Dave Riggler gets a knock on his college dorm door. Two girls are on a mission to heal him from the need of his wheelchair, with the power of prayer. But is that what he really needs - or wants? By the end of the night, the true power of healing, and its source, will be revealed. "And Ye Shall Be Healed" is a touching story of faith, religion, and the power of the human heart. It is the first published story from the upcoming book, Long-Distance Dedications.Buy it here!
Tuesday
Tuesday
Dave Riggler is having a typical Tuesday. But as he rolls into work, everything changes. Because today is Tuesday, September 11th, 2001, and it looks like this may be the last Tuesday. Ever.

"Tuesday" is a window into one man's perspective of September 11th, as told from a seated position.
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Rolled
Rolled
Dave Riggler is out for a night on the town (or at least, his version of it), He sees a woman dancing in a bar. When she gets hassled, he springs into action, playing the knight in shining aircraft aluminum. But bars are lousy places for fairy tales, and knights often fall off their horses.

"Rolled" is the story of a wheelchair-bound man who wants to play the hero, and where that desire leads him.
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