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Q&A with Liz Prato, author of BABY’S ON FIRE

The island made its mark on everybody and everything. ~ from “covered in red dirt” in baby’s on fire The simple quote above speaks volumes about Liz Prato’s new book, Baby’s On Fire (published by Press 53). Twelve short stories in less than 150 pages, … Continue reading

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Revising Frank’s Story

I have a short story in my repertoire right now, which I call “Frank.” It’s been sent out several times and returned just as many. I like Frank. His story sticks with me. He’s a character who came out of … Continue reading

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Liz Prato, The Night, and the Rain, and the River, & Short Story Success

May is National Short Story Month, and I’ve been reading a new book of stories: The Night, and the Rain, and the River (published by Forest Avenue Press). Everything about this book is enticing, including the cleverly written introduction in which the editor, … Continue reading

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