Unpredictable

Unpredictable

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10,239 words (≈ 41 minutes)

Three stories to go with three haiku.

Unpredictable:

Tapping of moth wings

His journey rekindled by

melon-flavored lips

Illinois Corn:

Alabaster skin

Red rash creeps up her arms

corn scent and knuckles

Jake's Mom:

Mom's endless worry

What is her son up to now?

A theater burns

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Paul_Samael
Paul_Samael (5 books)
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 12:10:59 +0100

Enjoyed this, especially the last story, “Illinois Corn”, about a sort of agricultural fight-club – it is compelling, unsettling and extremely effective. I was initially less sure about the first story, “Unpredictable”, because the narrator seemed so infuriatingly perverse - but by the end he’d succeeded in gaining my sympathy (to an extent, at any rate). Finally, “Jake’s Mom” is a well-observed story about a mother’s relationship with her teenage son. In all 3 cases, I found… (more)



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Language: English

Written in: 2011

Published: 2011-06-29

Word count: 10,239 words (≈ 41 minutes)

License: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives (cc by-nc-nd)

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