The Shortform
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The Shortform

Did you know Truman Capote wrote several holiday-themed short stories?

He did and they’re captivating.

Portrait of Truman Capote
“No Known Restrictions: Portrait of Truman Capote by Carl Van Vechten, 1948 (LOC)” by is licensed under CC PDM 1.0

Last year, I wrote an article about a collection of short stories by Truman Capote. I’d never heard of these stories until my mom handed me the small book over a visit home.

I began reading it to my daughter one evening and became entranced. She listened, though the themes were a bit too old for her at the time. In this collection…


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