Good Reads

(A remarkably incomplete list)

The Adventures of Wesley Jackson by William Saroyan The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson The Girl in the Flammable Skirt by Aimee Bender Break It Down by Lydia Davis Ordinary Sins by Jim Heynen Platero and I by Juan Ramón Jiménez The Red Parts by Maggie Nelson The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway The One-Room Schoolhouse by Jim Heynen On Writing by Stephen King Varieties of Disturbance by Lydia Davis The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert True Grit by Charles Portis A Song Flung Up To Heaven by Maya Angelou The Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling On the Road by Jack Kerouac The Man in the Black Suit by Stephen King (I like a lot of Stephen King, but this story is one of the best) Bluets by Maggie Nelson Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July It Chooses You by Miranda July To Be Of Use by Marge Piercy Drown by Junot Diaz A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith The Buddha In The Attic by Julie Otsuka Pastoralia by George Saunders Violet Energy Ingots by Hoa Nyugen The Activist by Renee Gladden Vampires In The Lemon Grove by Karen Russell Long Stories Cut Short by Frederick Luis Aldama Blink: Sudden Fiction by Minnesota Writers edited by Colburn and Miles The Best Small Fictions 2015 edited by Robert Olen Butler Flash Fiction: 72 Very Short Stories edited by Thomas, Thomas, and Hazuka milk and honey by rupi kaur When My Brother Was An Aztec by Natalie Diaz 100 Over 100 by Jim Heynen International Flash Fiction edited by Thomas, Shepard, and Merrill…