Category: "Short Stories"


  10:00:00 am, by Airycat   , 93 words  
Categories: Book Reviews, Chitchat, Fiction, Short Stories

For the Love of Meat by Jenny Jaeckel

I don't know what to say about this book. It certainly held my attention as I zipped through it in one evening. The story seemed never to go quiet or are expected. That's a good thing. Unfortunately, none of them stands out in my memory in any way.… more »


  01:34:00 am, by Airycat   , 261 words  
Categories: Book Reviews, Fiction, Short Stories

You Are Not A Stranger Here by Adam Haslett

You Are Not a Stranger Here by Adam Haslett Someone once asked me "Why is 'literature' always so depressing?" My answer was that it isn't, but when it's this well written, I don't mind a depressing story. If you take chunks of life, add a little sorrow… more »


  01:51:00 am, by Airycat   , 199 words  
Categories: Book Reviews, Fiction, Short Stories

Setting Suns by Elizabeth Donald

Elizabeth Donald's collection of short stories rather deliciously makes a point against the adage that shining a light on our fears makes them go away. What I liked (??) about this collection is that some of the stories ["Gauntlet," "Memoir," and "Our… more »
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