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The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up was published by Cargo/Freight.
The Ataturk of the Outer Boroughs first appeared in the Raritan and is made available here by Storyglossia.
The Frying Finn appeared in Agni 59.
Grappling first appeared in the Southern Humanities Review and is made available here by storySouth.
The Topless Widow of Herkimer Street is published by Howling Bird Press.
Naming Matters offers advice on how to choose strong character names.
Being a Good Literary Citizen offers reflections on how to make the literary world a better place.