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By Amelia Gray

If anything's going to save lots of the characters in Amelia Gray's debut from their stricken romances, their social improprieties, or their fingers becoming claws, it is a John Mayer live performance tee. In AM/PM, impish humor and slicing perception are on complete demonstrate. Readers travel the lives of 23 characters throughout one hundred twenty tales jam-packed with lizard tails, Schrödinger bins, and volcano love. June wakes up one morning coated in seeds; Leonard falls in love with a chaise living room; Betty insists every little thing other than flora are a logo of her love for her husband; Andrew talks to his residence in instances of concern. Written each morning and evening for 2 months, those short vignettes (50 to a hundred phrases) remember Donald Barthelme of their whimsy and sophisticated but robust feelings. An intermittent love tale as visible via a darkly comedian lens, AM/PM mixes poetry and prose, humor and hubris to create a very unique paintings of fiction.

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