300 short stories:: story 168

story: “Wild Berry Blue” author: Rivka Galchen year: 2014 where: some backseat taxi, some bedroom note: the strongest, in my opinion, from her American Innovations collection a line: "He was my first love, my first love in the way that first loves are usually second or third or fourth loves. I still think about a stranger in a …

300 short stories:: story 167

story: “The Entire Northern Side Was Covered with Fire” author: Rivka Galchen year: 2014 where: casa e lavoro note: this story is more an experience than a memory-maker a line: “The novel was a love story, between a bird and a whale. Why was I already low on money? Partially because money just flies, as they say, …