Among Lawrence Dunning's published works of fiction are his novels Fallout! and Taking Liberty. A collection of his short stories--Rondo and Fugue for Two Pianos–was published in 2012. The collection included more than 30 individual stories published in literary journals such as The Virginia Quarterly Review (story included in VQR 25-year anthology), The Carolina Quarterly, Rio Grande Review, High Plains Literary Review, North Dakota Quarterly, and The MacGuffin. Two of his stories were named in the Best American Short Stories annual list of 100 best stories, and three of them have won Colorado Authors’ League awards
Read Lawrence's fiction story " A Sheltered Life, With Dancing" here.