Keywords: short stories (single author)
kim D Hunter
Year of publication: 2019
THE OFFICIAL REPORT ON HUMAN ACTIVITY Stories by kim d. hunter The Official Report on Human Activity or Long for an Elephant An Essay 1. Ipso in the Elephant When Ipso gave birth to what most agreed was an elephant, there were those who tried to act as though it was normal. Well, yes, he was a man, they said, and no one had known he was pregnant, but it was, after all, a small elephant. Prior to the birth, he had been eating strangely and spending an inordinate amount of time alone. But none ...
Keywords: Short Stories (single Author)
Year of publication: 2018
Helen DeWitt SOME TRICK THIRTEEN STORIES Here Is Somewhere If ever if ever a wiz there was The Wizard of Oz was one because Because because because because because I have nothing to give you but thats all right because Knowledge of lack is possession Recognised absence is presence Perceived emptiness plenitude. To have not And know it Is to have. Some trick. True wisdom is knowing you dont know. The Scarecrow hadnt the brain to see through it. He bought it. I dont understand, he thought. Thats ...
Keywords: Black Humor Short Stories (single author)
Year of publication: 2018
Kate Braverman A GOOD DAY FOR SEPPUKU SHORT STORIES OHARE I love OHare Airport, with its unpredictable weather and constant gate and terminal changes. This is where I board my plane to Los Angeles. OHare is a zone with variables that cant be controlled. Cell phone service ceases and nobody can tell me no. I wander corridors that end in cul-de-sacs where I sit alone in alcoves. Loudspeakers announce implausible destinations like Madrid, Prague and Tokyo. I pretend Im someone else. I have a red or ...
Keywords: Contemporary Women Family Life Short Stories (Single Author)
Year of publication: 2011
Table of ContentsTitle Page Copyright PageThe Piano Tuners Wives A Friendship Timothys Birthday Childs Play A Bit of Business After Rain Widows Gilberts Mother The Potato Dealer Lost Ground A Day Marrying Damian Three People Of the Cloth Good News The Mourning A Friend in the Trade Low Sunday, 1950 Le Visiteur The Virgins Gift Death of a Professor Against the Odds The Telephone Game The Hill Bachelors Sitting with the Dead Traditions Justinas Priest An Evening Out Grailliss Legacy Solitude ...
Keywords: Fantasy Fiction Short Stories Short Stories (Single Author)
Year of publication: 1987
Tevye the Dairyman and The Railroad Stories by Sholem Aleichem Introduction 1 A little over a century ago, in 1883, an aspiring writer of comic talents named Sholem Rabinovich, who was then serving as a crown rabbi, a state-appointed clerical functionary in a small Jewish community in the Ukraine, published a satirical account of local politics in the St. Petersburg Yiddishe Folksblat and playfully signed it Sholem Aleichemthat is to say, Hello There It was not his first alias. He already had, ...
Keywords: Fiction Short Stories (Single Author)