Day 3: A Dose of Fear

Approaching fear and difficult subjects with humor seems, well, difficult, but my readings today prove it can be done.   First, in short stories, “War Dances,” from the book of the same title by Sherman Alexie. It’s perfect, and made even more hilarious to me by my familiarity with those …

Day 2: Perfect Endings

It is day two of my DIY MFA, and I began earlier today given my hurried experience yesterday. Granted, I had a dentist appointment and read a substantial short story. Still, lesson learned.   I continued reading from Paris for One with “Between the Tweets,” a modern love story with an …