One Idiot Short of a Village
by Russell Gayer
Welcome to Nasal Falls, home of Kowalski Cheese! In the titular novella wrapping up this collection of comical short stories, readers join the tiny hamlet of Nasal Falls, Wisconsin, in their steadfast effort to become a bona fide Village. City leaders have discovered that one critical element is missing—an official Village Idiot. Every village must have an idiot, you know. But where to find one?