A "BEST OF" SAMPLE
From "Cross My Heart" by K. M. Clark:
"Playing the boy meant that you had to be on top. We used to practice kissing in 3rd grade, taking turns playing the boy. Lara would put a pillow between our faces so that we never touched, but we still felt each other the same."
About Derek Who Left Us
We Love You
The Forever Letter
Lesson for Extraterrestrials
The Fourth Government
She is Not Yet a Ghost
Ferris Wayne McDaniel
A Boy and A Bird
The Blue Room
Suffering From Exhaustion
Dawn Raffel, Diane Williams, Deborah Oline Unferth, Andy Mozina, Michael Martone, Joe Ahearn, Daniel Bosch, Stephen Burt, Shira Dentz, Linh Dinh, Forrest Gander, Pamela Gemin, Holly Iglesias, Peter Johnson, Daniel Moolten, Allyson Shaw, Meg Tyler ...
DSR Issue #7
DEL SOL REVIEW IS BITS AND BITS AND BITS AND BITS AND BITS OF LIT
After Watching the HBO Special, Olive Kitteridge
"Hot and hungry hazel eyes met mine, promising everything up to and including the post-coital cigarette."
From "The Band Played Tuxedo Junction" by Melanie Bacon
"He had stopped smoking before and had occasionally needed oxygen, but now specialists put him on a steady regimen of oxygen, antibiotics, steroids, and other medicines. For stretches the steroids would help, but they also damaged his immune system, and after a near fatal bout of pneumonia, he resisted taking them. He couldn't trust the doctors. He couldn't travel. He couldn't leave his house, except for short periods of time. Friends had to come to him. He needed oxygen all the time. On waking, he spent hours just clearing his clogged lungs. Jan, his wife, was loving always, and together they took the challenge of his disease and fought it, hoping to find a way of slowing its progress and keeping quality of life."
From "Jacks Last Ride?" by DeWitt Henry
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