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My Review of Richard Bausch's Before, During, and After

Before, During, and After is a dark and tragic tale set against the terrible backdrop of September 11, 2001. Focused on the developing love and relationship between Natasha, an aide to a US Senator and Michael Faulk, an Episcopal priest who is struggling with his faith and calling which he eventually leaves. 163 more words

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Peace

Richard Bausch’s novella is a slice of war: World War II, the Italian Campaign.

It could be a three person play. Joyner, a soldier with prejudices; Asch, a non-practicing Jewish soldier; and Marston, the immediate commanding officer, who is the “good soldier”. 146 more words

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Sewanee Writers' Conference

Today is my last full day of the Sewanee Writer’s Conference. This conference is jam-packed with writerly things. You could wake up, eat breakfast at eight, and never run out of things to do on this campus until well after midnight: Readings, craft talks, workshops, meals, socials/parties, more meals. 401 more words

Review of Flash Fiction International

A review by Sarah Freligh:

In 1992, James Thomas concluded his introduction to the anthology Flash Fiction by  wondering “whether ‘flash fiction’ will be an avid endeavor of the present literary generation.” Twenty-three years later, evidenced by the recently published… 716 more words

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