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They’re all scared shitless of Polack and Artie, so they hate their guts. First pub- lished in The Hudson Review, Vol.

There was a sinister macabre authority in the sounds. I don’t need it. I need one of those small one-man Boy Scout cooking kits. But you found your old man, didn’t you?

And because I had to lie back in the chair and look up at the ceiling while the barber first snipped with scissors and then shaved with shlrt razor, I was unable to watch my beard gradually disappearing, with my face concurrently appearing from behind it.

You think he went to Boston? But I’ve come to tell you about your husband. Be the first to ask a question about Bloodflowers; Ten Stories. Why, I don’t know what he’d do if he ever found out about Dotson. When I go you’re up for grabs.


Bloodflowers; Ten Stories by W.D. Valgardson

He was a long-time professor of writing at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. Ah’d surely bloodflowegs to sleep for a chay-unge. Anybody gives you any shit, tell him. Oh it’s a wicked world. At the prison chapel, the other church mice were already at work in the office.

Gross is an important word in film making. Emily added it Sep 23, Ron- nie gulped down the rest of the drink feeling it begin to move in him. Reprinted by permission of The Yale Review.

But all that happened was that sometimes I felt dizzy and depressed. They went to the back of the cell, where the FM played softly. In fact I don’t know what the hell kept stody in that miserable Rock for so long.

From the bunk Northrup said, “Put something on the box, why don’t you?

An Analization On The Story The Bloodflowers By:W.D. Valgardson

Larrabee listened for a while, then rose abruptly to go to the lower bunk and stretch out on it, where he lay smoking in ominous silence. Artie was looking down through the bars at Doug in his bunk. And ah been tryin’ to creep into his heart, the little doll. Momma and Poppa shaded their eyes to watch it speed down the far road; but Millicent and I were of today’s generation and we hardly looked.

Of course, none of us knew then that the shock of red hair and part of a head sprouting from the abandoned well be- longed to Mr.


Is that what’s bugging you, baby? First published in The Georgia Review.

I quickly discovered that a number of newspaper reports were wrong regarding details. We’ll drink to the fortunate couple. I bet you’re missing your daddy? I think I’ll slash my wrists. The editor of any new magazine is urged to send copies to us. I always think I’m masochistic till somebody belts me. Convict secretary to the head doctor at the prison hospital.

Maybe you didn’t notice it on the mainland because things are so complicated. He chose Andre Previn as suitably noncommittal. Cons called it parole-dust.

Sometimes it is only a paragraph, sometimes several paragraphs, or it can be even a page or two. Edwina rated it really liked it Feb 26, I hadn’t seen them together like that for years. Thanks for telling us about the problem. They were very smart indeed. I made it, baby! With the help of a spade runner, he quickly gathered all the things that Doug had left to him — the phonograph and records, the FM, the books, and his collection of pajamas.