I have a review up on wonderful short story siteThe Short Review.
Josephine Rowe's beautiful, staggering, tiny collection of short stories is called East of Here, Close to Water.
I loved every word of it, and fell overwhelmingly in love with the stories and her poetic style.
Read my review here
Here, as usual is a brief excerpt from it.
There is an intimacy to these stories that draws the reader in, makes us witness or party to the characters’ most difficult or revealing moments. Secrets are shared; inner thoughts, loves/ hates, anxieties and vulnerabilities. Characters are introduced with such precise brevity, we might instantly know them...