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Temporary Stories

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A triptych chronicling the unexpectedly epic adventures of an ordinary office temp.
 
“Temporary Stories” appears in Daniel Orozco’s critically acclaimed collection Orientation, which leads the reader through the hidden lives and moral philosophies of bridge painters, men housebound by obesity, office temps, and warehouse workers. He reveals the secret pleasures of late
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Kindle Edition, 18 pages
Published (first published September 6th 2011)
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Jan 02, 2015 Stacey Anderson rated it it was ok
Was too fast paced, I missed the point of the story and felt there wasn't much of a storyline. It kept me engaged as the way it was written was great and full of humour, however it felt too short and rushed.
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Daniel Orozco's stories have appeared in Best American Short Stories, Best American Mystery Stories, Best American Essays, and the Pushcart Prize Anthology, as well as in publications such as Harpers Magazine, Zoetrope: All-Story, McSweeneys, Ecotone, and Story Quarterly. He was awarded a 2006 NEA fellowship in fiction, and was a finalist for a 2006 National Magazine Award in fiction. A former Ste ...more
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