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Jim Powell is the founder of the Indiana Writers Center, a nonprofit organization that has supported Indiana writers for forty years. Among the characters you'll find in his collection of nineteen stories are a young woman who's under the thrall of a former Nazi, a man who's shepherding his elderly mother through Alzheimer's Disease, a child used as a pawn by his mother, a ...more
Paperback, 230 pages
Published February 13th 2019 by Writers' Center of Indiana
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Leonard Durso
Aug 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Short stories, a university professor once told our class, offer us a glimpse into a life, a moment, often a defining one, when the character of the people in the story is clearly visible. At least that’s how he explained how short stories were different than novels. Often I find that the case with stories that are concerned with character as opposed to dazzling the reader with language for language’s sake. It certainly is true of the 19 stories in Jim Powell’s collection Only Witness.
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Jim Powell’s ONLY WITNESS: The Intellectual and Liar That Reconstructed My Literary Life

(Originally published on March 12, 2019:

This past Friday evening (March 8, 2019) at the Indiana Writers Center marked the official launch of Jim Powell’s inaugural collection of short stories, Only Witness, an event which functioned as both a highly-anticipated release party and pilgrimage for the local literati.

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