5 Short Stories to Occupy Your Attention

Western book stack

Here are five short stories I’ve recently reviewed:

“The Bayside Blonde” by GD Dess, New Pop Lit.
(psychological thriller, dreamlike)

“Earning Disapproval” by Shashi Bhat, The Puritan
(coming-of-age, teenage anxiety)

“The Disappearance” by James Hatton, Popshot Quarterly
(science-fiction horror/thriller, dystopian)

“Hunger” by Susan Neville, Missouri Review
(psychological thriller, dreamlike)

“Plastics Factory” by Zheng Xiaoqiong, Sydney Review of Books
(job stress, isolation, futility of work)