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Wordle Short Story Quiz

Wordle Short Story Quiz

I had a little too much fun dumping some famous short stories into Wordle. For those unfamiliar with the site, it's a stylish word-cloud generator....
By Eugenia Williamson  |  March 30, 2011

The wrong change

A man driving a red sport-utility vehicle pulled up a few feet from the Cambridge Street firehouse in Inman Square.
By IAN SANDS  |  February 11, 2009

Populous With Short Stories | Drawn in Basic

Fans of Ben Gibbard will savor the insistent charm of Short Stories’ voice: a nasal but deftly melodic boy croon with a flair for neatness and a soft spot for slightly overdone harmonizing.  
Morr Music (2008)
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  October 22, 2008

A package from Red Hen Press

I met with Red Hen Press managing editor Kate Gale a few weeks ago, at the tail end of her stint speaking to Stonecoast MFA students here in Maine.

By Sharon Steel  |  July 29, 2008

Brit wits

Nick Hornby’s new novel is about a boy. Not About a Boy . Irvine Welsh’s new short story collection is filthy. Not Filth .
As Nick Hornby and Irvine Welsh face 50, two of Brit Lit’s standard-bearers stare down middle age in very different ways  
By MIKE MILIARD  |  October 11, 2007