100 days 100 short stories:: story seven

story: Flower Hunters author: Lauren Groff year: 2016 where: kitchen table, cold tea note: female friendships, the invisible shipwrecks of life a line: “She is frightened that there aren’t many people on the earth she can stand.”

100 days 100 short stories:: story six

story: The Semplica-Girl Diaries author: George Saunders year: 2012 where: car (passenger seat) on Maliha Road note: read aloud, stop & read accompaniment interview (wow clarity!), read aloud again a line: “Betty (Philippines) has daughter, who, when swimming, will sometimes hitch ride on shell of sea turtle.”