Gregory Spatz’ Thirteen Favorite Short Stories

Last week I reviewed Gregory Spatz' excellent new collection of short stories, Half as Happy (here). I have had the pleasure of corresponding briefly with Mr. Spatz since then, and we were discussing his favorite short stories. I asked if we could post his list here with some of his thoughts. Thanks for putting this together, Mr. [...]

By |2013-05-15T00:48:21-04:00May 15th, 2013|Categories: Gregory Spatz, Interviews|7 Comments

Gregory Spatz: Half as Happy

People seem to be paying a bit more attention to the short story, with the success of, for example, George Saunders, Karen Russell, and Junot Díaz. I'm pleased to say that, while more conventional in structure and writing style than those three, I found a better set of short stories in Half as Happy (2013). Where the writers [...]

By |2013-05-06T01:40:57-04:00May 6th, 2013|Categories: Gregory Spatz|4 Comments