Short Story Club Reminder: “The Slows”

This week’s story is “The Slows” by Gail Hareven. Discussion kicks off on Sunday, although probably slightly earlier than usual.


7 Responses to “Short Story Club Reminder: “The Slows””

  1. Rose Fox Says:

    Oh, great, another New Yorker story. Niall, why are you doing this to us?

  2. Chance Says:

    He only knows three websites that publish short stories …

  3. Niall Says:

    That would certainly explain why the sixteen stories I picked come from ten different venues, yes. :-p

  4. Eric Says:

    Looking forward to seeing folks’ opinions on this one. It really stood out to me when it first appeared.

    The only thing I don’t like about the New Yorker is their fetish for sticking cartoons into the middle of stories where cartoons don’t belong. Especially grating on the website — it’s not as if they have a page limit.

  5. Rose Fox Says:

    Eric: Use AdBlock Plus to block everything from the URL ** and the cartoons will disappear.

  6. Martin Says:

    Not only do the cartoons not belong, they are also shit. Thanks for the tip, Rose.

  7. James Says:

    Or read the printable version of the story

    Or click on Print at the top of the story.

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