There is something about the miniature frame of a short story allows “more of life [to be] glimpsed, and glimpsed more clearly through the finely ground lenses ..of crystalline prose.” Here are some recent story collections at the Nichols Library in Center Harbor, whose blend of ‘grotesque comedy, moral seriousness and steel-trap intellectual rigor” has the potential to captivate.
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Quotable“The precise role of the artist is to illuminate that darkness, so that we will not, in all our doing, lose sight of our purpose, which is to make the world a more human dwelling place.” James Baldwin