Stories and Tales
- By Kirk, keeper of the blender
- Five Lovebites: Not for the easily offended/delicately sensibled
Sacrament On the spirituality of frozen treats
Laundry What secrets can be found in a pile of clothes?
Cider A mug of cider, a loaf of bread, and thou-
The physics of two people loving.
Trying to capture the moment of a hot late summer night.
- Yee and Lan: A Romance The love of two planets.
- Cafe at Night A story about a love I once held. Not a masterpiece,
but a lot of people have responded to it.
- from Cinema Paradiso
- By Giuseppe Tornatore: A love story from the movie. I wish I could
make up things like this: it mixes the beauty of fairy tales with the confusion
- Don Giovanni
- Figaro, The Don, and Garrison Keillor on Marriage versus the Singles
Scene. Keillor captures a midwest sensibility, but sometimes is at his best
when he moves beyond that...
- Jay Gummerman describes a lighthouse in the desert and a man wondering
if it will act as a welcome or a warning to the person he loves. A complex
short story from his first book "We Find Ourselves in Moontown"
- A beautiful, mystical short short story by M.A. Mohanraj (Who the New Yorker
calls 'the uquitous Web Siren')
- Hell to Get Along With
- By Kurt Vonnegut. First published as "The Long Walk to Forever", a little mushy
but mysterious walk through the woods.. not quite his usual hot penned cynical self.
- The Sight of You
- A longer short story by Amy Bloom, infidelity and love. From the collection
of the same name.
- from Beloved
- A paragraph from Toni Morrison's masterpiece that says a lot with very few words.
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