The Story Project: Episode #8

The Story Project: Episode #8

In this episode we bring back Kyle Coma-Thompson, author of the brilliant debut collection The Lucky Body. For those who haven’t heard, Kyle’s story “The Lucky Body” was included in Vintage’s New American Stories, edited by Ben Marcus....
The Story Project: Episode #7

The Story Project: Episode #7

This episode Dane talks with Curtis Smith, author of the outstanding essay collection, Communion.  Smith has published several books, all of them wonderful. Opening monologue: An essay about lock horn, written by Dane, when bull elk, bucks, etc., become stuck to each...
Story Project Episode 6-Robert James Russell

Story Project Episode 6-Robert James Russell

This episode Dane talks with Robert James Russell, author of the forthcoming western, Mesilla. Robert is also the co-founder of the uber-killer literary journal, Midwestern Gothic, and the founding editor of the flash fiction magazine, CHEAP POP. Their discussion...

A Consequence of the Meeting

Short Stories Volume 6: A Consequence of the Meeting By Matthew Thompson Since he didn’t love his wife anymore, it didn’t take long to meet someone. That’s what he told his wife: that he’d met someone. She took the news pretty well. She didn’t cry or...

The Observer

Short Stories Volume 5: The Observer By Randal O’Wain My cell phone rings as I hammer your mother’s bone china with a meat tenderizer. The collection she mailed from Dalton two Christmas’ ago. A grid-like pattern forms in the breaks of each blue and white dish....