Synopses & Reviews
Our fifth anthology takes you on a journey from the suburbs to the underworld. In Kevin Brockmeier's tale, A Fable for the Living, notes are passed between the living and the dead through a fissure in the earth. J. Robert Lennon's Hibachi unleashes the unexpected cathartic power of a hibachi grill on a paralyzed marriage. In Carson Mell's The West, a father and son join the insatiable Mackenzie Horselover on a quest for the perfect hamburger. Ben Greenman rekindles old rivalries in Come Out, a story of friendships, love triangles, and repurposed bathtubs. And in Lynne Tillman's The Original Impulse, a woman cycles through memory, encountering an old lover with every pass.