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Diptychs + Triptychs + Lipsticks + Dipshits
4.95
"I slit the sheet, the sheet I slit, and on the slitted sheet I sit."

I feel similarly about the title of Robert Vaughan's newest chapbook. Once upon a...more
Jan 16, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
 
Bald New World
3.97
Review came out today at JMWW!
Jun 06, 2014
Feb 19, 2014
 
May We Shed These Human Bodies
4.17
Nov 30, 2012
Jul 10, 2012
 
30 Under 30: An Anthology of Innovative Fiction by Younger Writers
3.85
30 Under 30…
is a conglomeration of what makes those under 30 unique to their particular moment in time. These stories use as their inspiration everyt...more
Jun 28, 2011
May 13, 2011
 
My Pet Serial Killer
3.89
"No matter how much or how little torture is shown in a movie, for the victim, it has to be never-ending. Real time freezes and torture time is the ne...more
Jun 26, 2013
Jan 30, 2013
 
A Cute Tombstone
4.00
There are only two pieces, a short poem called “The Hat” and the main story. Before the poem is a beautiful black-and-white picture of a woman in a gi...more
Jun 03, 2014
Dec 16, 2013
 
Fondly
4.12
Fondly is a book that features two novellas, "In One Story, The Two Sisters" and "Gainesville." Including two novellas in one collection has become mo...more
Feb 28, 2014
Nov 02, 2013
 
Microtones
4.83
I regret that I didn't read this book sooner. Honestly, it's a chapbook that I got in March at AWP 2013, which was followed by a train ride lasting ov...more
Jun 28, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
 
The Kind of Friends Who Murder Each Other
4.22
I’ve never read Rhatigan before, but I can appreciate a man who gives it all away in the title. The Kind of Friends Who Murder Each Other starts with...more
Jul 25, 2013
Jul 03, 2013
 
Above All Men
4.23
There will be an interview up at JMWW this fall. Check it out! I ask some very specific questions of Eric Shonkwiler.
Aug 25, 2014
May 27, 2014
 
At Times I Almost Dream
4.57
Review now available at JMWW: http://jmww.150m.com/Yergenrev.html

Review to come at JMWW! :)
Feb 07, 2013
Feb 04, 2013
 
Nights I Dreamed of Hubert Humphrey
4.55
Now available at http://bit.ly/13tshPs

Review forthcoming in Necessary Fiction!
Mar 02, 2013
Feb 25, 2013
 
Cul De Sac
3.83
Review to come in the next JMWW!

http://jmww.150m.com/WrobelRev.html
Apr 18, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
 
Big Ray
3.71
Review forthcoming in JMWW!

http://jmww.150m.com/Kimball2Rev.html
Jun 27, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
 
People with Holes
3.74
Review to come in JMWW!

http://jmww.150m.com/FowlerRev.html
Jun 19, 2012
Jun 20, 2012
 
Understories
3.89
Review forthcoming at JMWW

http://jmww.150m.com/HorvathRev.html
Jul 16, 2012
May 29, 2012
 
The Chairs Are Where the People Go: How to Live, Work, and Play in the City
3.43
Check out my review at JMWW: http://jmww.150m.com/Hetirev.html
Jul 06, 2011
Jun 22, 2011
 
The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men
4.04
The largest lesson I learned in creative writing workshops: consider what the author is trying to do. Don’t judge the writer’s desires, but the qualit...more
Jan 04, 2013
Dec 06, 2012
 
Limber
4.05
Review now available at Grab the Lapels!

Sneak peek: A whole book of essays about trees; how is that even possible? Angela Pelster makes it happen in h...more
Aug 29, 2014
Jun 05, 2014
 
Blank
4.33
I think my review is rather funny, if I do say so myself!

http://jmww.150m.com/SchneidermanRev....
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Dec 18, 2012
 
Michael Kimball Writes Your Life Story (on a postcard)
4.59
Review now up at The Next Best Book Club blog!

I do believe I am 100% sold on Michael Kimball, whether he writes fiction or non-fiction :)
Mar 26, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
 
Beside Myself
4.46
Review now up at The Next Best Book Blog
Jan 21, 2014
Dec 17, 2013
 
Short Tails
4.67
Review to come!
Dec 18, 2011
Nov 29, 2011
 
The Flamer
4.29
Fun, surprising, and I don't think the blurb for it does the book justice in terms of content. Check out this review!

http://jmww.150m.com/RogersRev.ht...more
Jul 27, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
 
Crocodile Smiles: Short Shrift Fictions
0.00
Review forthcoming at The Next Best Book Club blog.
Sep 11, 2014
Jun 26, 2014
 
Mother Ghost
4.36
Review now available at JMWW: http://jmww.150m.com/Caseyrev.html

Review forthcoming at JMWW!
May 10, 2013
Feb 07, 2013
 
Surrounded By Water
4.29
Review forthcoming in Summer issue of JMWW

http://jmww.150m.com/FreeleRev.html
May 30, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
The Natural Order of Things
3.57
Review now available at JMWW
Jun 04, 2013
Dec 26, 2012
 
The Art of Coughing
4.00
Review to come in the summer issue of JMWW

http://jmww.150m.com/NovakovichRev.html
May 12, 2012
May 06, 2012
 
Nine Months
3.23
4.5 stars. Review to come in JMWW!

http://jmww.150m.com/Bomer2Rev.html
Aug 31, 2012
Jan 23, 2012
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