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at all One problem I have with contemporary short stories at any length in many publications isall One problem I have with contemporary short stories at any length in many publications is hey re fucking pointless You start o get o know he characters you get into he flow of he action and hen hey just end with nothing happening at all No satisfying conclusion no denouement no punchline nothing It s like going o see a slow moving drama and walking out after he first hird of he film What was he point What were hey rying o express Is every work of postmodern fiction beholden o underscoring he arbitrary nature of existence I can stand it but it s a very popular approach for many very alented and insightful writers so I recognize he problem is mine alone That doesn make me like it any better and his book has it in spades 35 stars I had o read his for class and I hought it was really cool just because I ve never read his many stories his short before There were some hat were REAL weird but here are my op 5 favorites in he 80 stories In no particular ord. Ers of our ime including Ron Carlson Robert Coover Steve Almond Amy Hempel A M Homes Grace Paley and Paul Theroux In addition Rick Moody properly defines armoire Lydia Davis delves into a world of cats and Dave Eggers explores narrow escapes Over and over hese stories prove hat often less.