Sure Things & Last Chances

In Sure Things & Last Chances, Lou Gaglia's characters tip love rivals into lakes, try private eye work, and go to war with ants. They are dangled over decks and kicked by horses. They revisit their younger selves and ponder love and death and beauty. In between, a straw man joins the fire department, a petulant editor rejects classics, and a man is lost in the woods, despite his great height. More

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About Lou Gaglia

Lou Gaglia is the author of Sure Things & Last Chances (October, 2016) and Poor Advice and Other Stories, which won the 2015 New Apple Literary Award for short story fiction, and the 2016 New York Book Festival Award for fiction. His short stories have appeared in Eclectica, Serving House Journal, Thrice Fiction, Menda City Review, and many other publications. He teaches in upstate New York and is a long-time Wu Style T’ai Chi Ch’uan practitioner. Visit him at

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