The Only Thing I Have
"In succinct, Carveresque prose, Waterfall creates remarkable protagonists obsessed with starlet pixies, squash, lost infants, pregnant throats, ghosts in telephone poles and above all the sheer longing requisite in being alive."--Adam Lewis Schroeder, author of "Kingdom of Monkeys"
Rhonda Waterfall evokes A.M. Homes and Alice Munro in these unsettling, evocatively written...more
In "Fatty", neighbours are intent upon getting a fat man to leave the neighbourhood.
In "One Last Note" Petra and David, a married couple, organize their chores to be done with post-it notes stuck to the fridge - they "liked to know what had to be done." Petra discovers a note in her datebook saying ...more