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A Lovely Appetite

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Throughout the sixteen stories in this collection by Alex Aro, we encounter characters that question both the world and themselves. Some question desire, ultimately asking: what is it that I truly want? Others question love, anger, sadness, dreams and the truth of their realities. Regardless of their questions, each character yearns for meaning, seeking validity for the ...more
Paperback, 118 pages
Published August 2014 by Black Pot Press

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E.S. Wynn
Oct 16, 2014 E.S. Wynn rated it it was amazing
Alex Aro's "A Lovely Appetite" is a collection of short stories written in a powerful prose style that hits you with all of the elegance and beauty of poetry. Each story punches holes in the mundane with sharp shivs of surreality that leave little of the old world intact by the end of a given piece. What remains hangs in beautiful tatters, like curtains almost stripped away, beyond which the eye can see grand vistas of color, of possibility and the maybe worlds of magic realism.

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Alex Aro is a writer from Haverhill, Massachusetts. His work has been featured in Bourbon Penn, Swamp Biscuits & Tea and Jersey Devil Press, among others. He currently lives in Salisbury, Massachusetts and is working on his first novel.
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