Short Stories

Book cover for Inside the Ivory Tower, Short Stories by Urno BarthelShort stories about life in the research lab, and the characters in the novels.  These stories cover Evan Olsson’s life at HAL up to the beginning of the first mystery, Death By Probability.  They’re not mysteries, and they’re not science fiction either.  I hope you enjoy them!

1.  The Third Element
Evan Olsson, a young computer scientist, shows how NOT to start a new job.

2.  Sonic Stress
Evan confronts a personal crisis at the research laboratory.

3.  Lasers of the Evening
Evan learns what happens after hours in the laser lab.

4.  Night Music
Evan’s summer romance turns into a beastly adventure.