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“Sample Day” by Jerry Rabushka from Saints and Sinners 2014: New Fiction from the Festival (Bold Strokes Books). Full disclosure: I have a story in this anthology. Here we have two characters who have been through respective wars and survived. Hank’s war was literal;...

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“Eleusis” by Robert Hyers from Saints and Sinners 2014: New Fiction from the Festival (Bold Strokes Books). Full disclosure: I have a story in this anthology. Once again, I am left feeling that this must be an excerpt from a novel. Main character Adam is preparing to...

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“Mum’s the Word” by Jeff Lindemann from Saints and Sinners 2014: New Fiction from the Festival (Bold Strokes Books). Full disclosure: I have a story in this anthology. Something is definitely going on here. Either I’m getting accustomed to this sort of over-the-top...