A Few Modern Short Stories That You Gotta Read

Bored? Uninspired? Read these. πŸ‘πŸ».
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    Soldier's Home- Ernest Hemingway
    All about the verbs baby. Hemingway uses the simplest possible verbs. Yet these sentences are packed with SO MUCH meaning :::swoon::::
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    Big Two-Hearted River Part I & II- Ernest Hemingway
    Pay attention to syntax/grammar/word choice. πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ.
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    The Girls in their Summer Dresses- Irwin Shaw
    A few notes: sophisticated lightness in the tone of this narrative. So much so that it draws you in. Seeks to solve a social/societal question. The setting- NY- is very important.
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    Fat- Raymond Carver
    Anything written by Carver is excellent.
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    Neighbors- Raymond Carver
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    What We Talk About When We Talk About Love- Raymond Carver
    Must, must, must, must read. This one is πŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌπŸ‘ŒπŸΌ.
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    The Swimmer- John Cheever
    Might be my favorite in this list.
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    The Rocking Horse Winner-D. H. Lawrence
    This'll take a minute. He gets RULL weird with it.
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    The Lottery- Shirley Jackson
    This one is tres dark too. And at the end.. Everything becomes RULL Hunger Games.