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    Wait Till You See Me Dance

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  March 30, 2017
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    Olio by Tyehimba Jess

    By Literary Hub  March 24, 2017
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    A Short Story Smuggled Out of North Korea

    By Bandi   March 8, 2017
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    Whatever Happened to Interracial Love?

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  February 9, 2017
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    This is the Ritual

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  January 24, 2017
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    Heritage of Smoke

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  January 6, 2017
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    Homesick for Another World

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  January 3, 2017
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    Discovery

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  December 21, 2016
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    The New Year’s Tree

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  December 12, 2016
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    Do Not be a Gentleman When You Say Goodnight

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  December 6, 2016
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    Sing the Song

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  December 2, 2016
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    The Complete Madame Realism and Other Stories

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  November 23, 2016
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    The Great American Songbook

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  November 22, 2016
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    “A Natural History of Autumn”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  October 31, 2016
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    ‘The Pugilist at Rest’ by Thom Jones

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  October 24, 2016
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    A Little Customer Service

    By Lori Ostlund  October 21, 2016
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    Bang-Whimper: A Story by Jeff VanderMeer

    By Jeff VanderMeer  October 20, 2016
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    Whimper: A Story by Joanna Scott

    By Joanna Scott  October 20, 2016
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    “Accepted”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  September 30, 2016
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    “The First Wife”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  September 13, 2016
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    A Son Seeks to Avenge His Father’s Death

    By Eliot Weinberger  September 9, 2016
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    “Green”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  August 23, 2016
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    “Chubby Minutes”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  August 11, 2016
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    “All About Alice”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  August 10, 2016
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    Seminar on the Extermination of Rats

    By Lygia Fagundes Telles  July 28, 2016
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    Four Stories of God by Joy Williams

    By Joy Williams  July 28, 2016
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    “Darla”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  July 27, 2016
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    “Fountain of Youth”

    By Lit Hub Excerpts  July 12, 2016
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