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Review of Michael Nye’s Strategies Against Extinction at PASTE

30 Nov

Strategies Against Extinction
Michael Nye
Queen’s Ferry Press
240p, $14.95

A review up of Michael Nye‘s short story collection, Strategies Against Extinctionup at PASTE.

The stories of Strategies Against Extinction do just that. The protagonists of Nye’s tales arrive disillusioned, bored, alienated. In short, they’re like most of us: living. We recognize these plots: A man loses track of his daughter at the museum. A girl passes her final summer of college in her hometown with her mother. A man struggles with the distance between his sons as he faces his own mortality.

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