The Roy Stones

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Literary Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
A man who is bored with his life decides to attempt something meaningful.

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The Art Installation

Submitted: March 30, 2016

The Art Installation   February 18th, 2016 Dear Robin, I can’t remember how long it has been since I wrote. I didn... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 01, 2016

February 24th, 2016 Dear Mr. McAllister,   I am pleased to let you know that the ad hoc committee has made only minimal ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 02, 2016

March 3rd, 2016 Dear Roy, You are right. I was ignoring you. I don’t know how you could even think of asking for my help after w... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 03, 2016

Robin Wright parked her red Fiat 500 on Homewood Street, almost exactly beside the front door of her former residence, paid for two hours... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 06, 2016

rmccallister@rogers.com04/04/2016 Hi Robin, I hope this email finds you in your office today and checking your inbox periodically... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 08, 2016

It was a bright but bitterly cold spring morning when Robin drove past the inch Market, pulled into a municipal lot just west of Yonge St... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 12, 2016

Just thought You Might Like to know what I’ve been up to. swilliams@nettiesplace.org 13/04/2016 Hi Roy, It’s been several... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 19, 2016

Riding the Rocket rmcallister@rogers.com 20/04/2016 Robin, Thought I’d let you know that I have interviewed Cory Fraser and... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 20, 2016

McCowan Subway Station was as barren a suburban spot as one can imagine, and yet, paradoxically, surrounded by roads, Scarborough Town Ce... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 24, 2016

The Moving Forward Present rmccallister@rogers.com 24/04/2016 Susan, Thank you for your recent email. Believe it or not, it a... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 26, 2016

Your order is ready to ship rlapierre@lapierregranit.com 26/04/2016 Dear Roy, I am very pleased to inform you that the stone ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 26, 2016

Dante Williams rmccallister@rogers.com 27/04/2016 Hi Robin, Another weekend is coming up and I still haven’t finished the t... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 27, 2016

Yana Nasser got off the bus at the corner of Sherbourne and Wellesley, walked one block west to The Verve and found Roy’s name in the c... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: April 29, 2016

Robin wondered, as she drove north on Allen Road, how anyone had been persuaded to live next to a military landing strip. They must have ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 02, 2016

Your panels have arrived pfaber@yorktownlaser.ca 03/05/2016 Hi Roy, Your panels arrived this morning. Unfortunately, one of t... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 03, 2016

Roy hadn’t driven his car for over a month and consequently was not surprised to find it coated with a thin layer of dust. He briefly p... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 03, 2016

Re: Bloor Stone Update rmccallister@rogers.com 04/05/2016 Carmen, It is my pleasure to inform you that the artwork for the Bl... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 04, 2016

With nothing else to do but wait for Richard Silverman to contact him, Roy fired up his computer and on the morning of May 5th and began ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

At precisely 9:30 AM on the morning of May 7th, Roy pulled up in front of Bellair Condos and looked up Robin’s name in the directory. H... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

Roy got back to his condo on Sunday afternoon, feeling the way he always did after having been away from it for any length of time; a bit... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

Bloor Stone Approval ctalotti@toronto.ca 11/05/2016 Dear Mr. McCallister, I am writing to inform you that someone of national... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

Robin took a sip of the coffee that Roy had given her and looked out the window at the drizzling rain she had just driven through. ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

Monday morning, Roy called Amirah’s Angels to find out what had really happened to Yana. He learned that she had indeed been hit by a c... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 05, 2016

Yana Nasser had no idea what she was going to be doing for Mr. McCallister the morning that she rode the TTC subway train to Sherbourne S... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 06, 2016

Susan Williams slammed her phone’s handset into its cradle, then picked the whole thing up and threw it across the room. “Jesus H... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 06, 2016

Roy’s solar panel and battery was delivered at 11:30 Thursday morning by an attractive young woman in a brown UPS outfit. She wheeled t... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 06, 2016

When the phone rang early Tuesday morning, Roy was pleased to see Mario’s name on his call display and picked up on the second ring. ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 07, 2016

Early Saturday morning, long before most of his neighbours had even thought of getting out of bed, Roy McCallister put on his slippers an... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 07, 2016

Susan walked into Nettie’s Place on Monday morning, said hello to her assistant and closed the door to her office behind her. She was f... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 07, 2016

Roy’s life became almost unbearably dull the week after he and Robin inserted the laptop in the Bloor Stone. He felt that he couldn’t... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 07, 2016

Alice Rodriguez lived longer than Susan Williams thought she would, but not as long as she should have. Early in the morning, on Friday, ... Read Chapter

The Roy Stones

Submitted: May 07, 2016

Roy felt more excited than he could remember having been for a very long time. The wooden casing around The Bloor Stone had been removed ... Read Chapter