By Christine Schutt
Time passes relentlessly within the lives of the delicate characters populating the pages of Christine Schutt’s striking choice of stories, revealing a lot yet usually altering not anything. even if it brings a grandfather to the unhappy cognizance that his daughter has handed on her lifelong emotional struggles to her personal daughter, or permits a toddler to appreciate her mother’s tragic disconnect from truth, the passage of days, months, and years deals depression knowing for these stuck in its float. but there could be a yes grace within the painful knowledge introduced via experience.
These lyrical masterworks of brief fiction from an acclaimed American literary artist supply poignant appears at the back of closed doorways, the place the lives of girls and males, young ones and households are outlined and decreased by means of love, loss, and misunderstanding.
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