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Hermit-Crab Fictions: Fresh Stories from Borrowed Forms

These stories, which make use of ready-made templates such as recipes, board-meeting minutes and shopping lists, are a great way for experimenting with form in short fiction

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Hermit-crab stories are stories made from found verbal structures such as a…




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dan brotzel

dan brotzel

Funny-sad author | Hotel du Jack @SandstonePress; Work in Progress (formerly Kitten on a Fatberg) @unbounders | Pushcart, Slackjaw, Pithead, X-Ray, Ellipsis

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