Stuart Lishan
It is extremely difficult to create an entire world in 1700 words. Of all literary forms, I love the short story most of all: these lances of light as the sun sweeps by outside our window. Here, Stuart Lishan compresses the stuff of an entire novel into a handful of pages.


Stuart Lishan has published in The Kenyon Review, The Antioch Review, Boulevard, Arts & Letters, Mudlark and many others, including earlier work in In Posse Review. He’s currently working on a novel, Lightseed, in which the characters from “Gifts” play a part.


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