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Short Story of the day - Day 6

Laura van den Berg’s “Volcano House”

Day Six

“…she cannot retrace her own steps out of the chaos of her life. Trying to explain a specific mistake and her more general loneliness, she offers, ‘The best I could do was this: I left and when I returned, I found it was not possible to go back.'” – Rebecca Markovits and Adeena Reitberger, Editor’s Note… 97 more words

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Summer of Love: Frederick Barthelme, "Shopgirls"

It’s September, the temperature is dropping dramatically (at least here in our little pocket of the world), and the kids are back in school. Which means we’ve reached… 259 more words


Two Rivers Reading Series presents reading and discussion with author Ethan Rutherford

As part of the Two Rivers Reading Series, author Ethan Rutherford will read from and discuss his award-winning short story collection, The Peripatetic Coffin, Wednesday, April 8, noon to 12:50 and again 2 to 2:50 p.m. 383 more words

Anoka-Ramsey Community College