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by Amanda Davis
In 15 short stories, Amanda Davis takes the raw emotions of love and loss and throws them into surreal perspective. Circling the Drain reveals Amanda Davis as a skilled crafter of character and tone, and marks her as an author to watch for some time to come.
In 15 short stories, Amanda Davis takes the raw emotions of love and loss and throws them into surreal perspective. Sometimes the stories are explicitly fantastic and dreamlike, like the romance with the "boy who chased freight trains" in "Chase. From Publishers Weekly.
Dianne made nervous chitchat at first but Sarah was seventeen and having none of it. Listen, she said to her mother, laying a hand on her arm, it’s okay to be afraid. I know that, Dianne said. me but who’s the mother here? Sarah had the window seat. She watched the sky change and the land pass beneath them and thought of her black-haired boyfriend back in Virginia. She could picture him in his room, practicing the oboe, a green bandanna tied around his head
Circling the Drain book. Amanda Davis liked to flirt in her short stories. Details of characters and events are lightly brushed against your mind through the tales. It's a challenge to not get wrapped up in this book.
Circling the Drain book.
Circling the Drain: Stories. By turns dark and lyrical, ferocious and playful, these stories are precise, startling, and undeniably original. Circling the Drain - Amanda Davis. No one knew in the beginning, not even us. Enter into the worlds of fifteen young women who, despite their vastly different circumstances, seem to negotiate an eerily similar and unavoidably dangerous emotional terrain. Reading them is a cathartic, mesmerizing literary experience. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.
Circling the drain : stories. Circling the drain : stories. by. Davis, Amanda, 1971-.
With a visceral bite or a surreal edge, each electrically charged story in Circling the Drain presents women .
With a visceral bite or a surreal edge, each electrically charged story in Circling the Drain presents women trying to understand the nature of loss-of leaving or being left-and discovering that in the throes of feverish conflict, things are rarely what they seem. Fiction Short Stories. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
Amanda Davis (February 28, 1971 – March 14, 2003) was an American writer and teacher who died in a plane accident. In 1999, Davis published a series of short stories called "Circling the Drain". Four days prior to her death, Davis interviewed with Dawn Dreyer of Indy Week regarding her life.
by Amanda Davis With a visceral bite or a surreal edge, each electrically charged story in Circling the Drain presents women trying to understand the nature of loss-of leaving or being left-and.