D.D. Johnston discusses James Purdy’s short story “Cutting Edge” as an example of how a seemingly insignificant conflict can make for high drama when it stands for something bigger. 1,775 more words
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1. Ernest Hemingway: Served in the Italian military in the ambulance corps during WWI, so Ernie is sort of a veteran and the Italians were on the winning side, this time. 307 more words
The definition of the short-story cycle is something along the lines of “an interconnected collection of stories.” The definition is a bit vague and people can argue which works are considered a “short-story cycle,” but some of the ones that are usually agreed on are… 70 more words