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The Reason For Cold Turkey

Hello, January! That magic time of year when weeks of unbridled decadence skid to a halt puddling into a big pile of regret and shame. It is time for a reckoning. 994 more words

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Podcast Analysis

This is the post I will be referring to: “”Reunion” by John Cheever.” Google Docs. N.p., n.d. Web. 19 Jan. 2017. <https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jfJm8mmXkpX7xMD70QTrUdf8S4sZF01U3PdYrHHjKOI/edit#!&gt;.

This short story is simply about a father trying his very best to rekindle his relationship with his child, yet so much ambiguity lays in between the words of this story. 124 more words

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Review of John Cheever's "Reunion"

Richard Ford’s reading brought dimension to John Cheever’s short story, “Reunion”. His vocal performance made the podcast easy to listen to, as well as engaged you in the disheartening story of Charlie’s reunion with his father. 64 more words

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A Father and Son Reunion

The Reunion shows the awkward and distant relationship between Charlie and his distant father. In this story, there are many knowledge gaps and omissions that require the reader to carefully analyze and interpret for details. 13 more words

Reunion - John Cheever Review

The Reunion by John Cheever is a remarkable short story that takes the reader through a boys journey finding out about his father’s true nature…


Some Notes on the Genreless Freedom-and Subsequent Power-of Journals | Read It Forward

What’s an art form, anyway?

As in, what makes something something and not just a messy mass of artistic ingredients? 16 more words

100 days 100 short stories:: story twenty-one

story: The Enormous Radio 

author: John Cheever

year: 1947

where: Gaggio Montano, Bologna

note: there is no need to eavesdrop if it makes you sad, same is true for social media lurking… 14 more words

100 Days 100 Short Stories Read Day One