Cities I've Never Lived In: Stories

Cities I've Never Lived In: Stories


In refined, sensuous prose, the tales in Sara Majka's debut assortment discover distance in all its types: the emotional areas that open up among kinfolk, acquaintances, and fanatics; the gaps that emerge among who we have been and who we're; the gulf among our deepest and public selves. on the middle of the gathering is a chain of reports narrated by way of a tender American lady within the wake of a divorce; wry and shy yet by no means under open to the area, she recollects the areas and humans she has been with reference to, the desires she has pursued and people she has left unfulfilled. Interspersed with those intimate first-person tales are stand-alone items the place the tight specialise in the narrator's lifestyles supplies method to heavily saw money owed of the lives of others. A booklet approximately belonging, and what kind of of your self to renounce within the pursuit of that, Cities i have by no means Lived In offers tales that display, with nice unhappiness and nice humor, the methods we're so much of all electorate of the areas the place we can't be.

Cities i have by no means Lived In is the second one e-book in Graywolf's collaboration with the literary journal A Public Space.

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