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Richard Ford’s “Going to the Dogs”

To me, this story was quite different to read then the past Ford stories.  Throughout the other stories, I got a true sense of how sad and tragic the main character was and everything starts to come undone as a … Continue reading

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Wells Tower’s “Door in Your Eye”

The characters in the stories by Wells Tower always surprise me with the roles they play.  I feel like a lot of the time I expect the characters to play an equal part or to be as equally developed, or … Continue reading

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Richard Ford, “Children”

Claude’s character is a tough guy, a smart alec even, who is very proud and harbors a lot of anger.  It seemed like he was afraid to show any emotion other than anger or that he didn’t care — that … Continue reading

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