A Distant Fog
A collection of short stories that speak to the richness of everyday life. They are written in a frank and rich manner that draw the reader in. The book deals with the everyday person and how we reach for a better life but often fall short.
The characters are presented in such a way that make the reader feel that these are people who could be co-workers, friends or family. More
This is a collection of 6 short stories that speak to what makes us different and how we are often isolated from one another. The first story is a about a child dealing with divorce and the life changes that accompany that. The second story is a witty story about a break up in a bar. The next story deals with the Devil himself and how with some decisions there are costs we cannot even imagine. Next, a young woman who was formerly a prostitute and she faces the reprecussions of a poorly hidden past. Then there is a story of a uncomfortable situation of a middle school student who has a run in with a bully and is shamed by the girl he wants to impress. The last story deals with a street fight that has but one blow.
All the stories are written in a frank and direct manner. The reader is drawn in by the way the words are woven together and the gritty manner in which the details are given.
If you want to read something very different this is the book for you.