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A Mere Pittance

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Sumanth Prabhaker’s A Mere Pittance transcribes a long telephone conversation between a young woman stranded in India and her older boss and partner across the world. As she relates to him the story of a metaphysical experience she endured, trapped beneath a fallen armoire in a strange hotel, their relationship becomes a creature all its own, beyond their control.
Paperback, 120 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by Madras Press (first published 2009)
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Stephen
Feb 03, 2010 Stephen rated it liked it
Sumanth gets points of difficulty for writing this entire story in dialogue. But the true difficulty comes as he takes us along with this phone conversation from a mess of poisonous caterpillar bites, laying on the floor under furniture, to some sort of… ascension.
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