Inferno (Underground Voices):
Heavily armed modern-day mercenaries shoot their way through Dante's hell.
Birdlike visitors from another reality observe and discuss humankind.
Le Overgivers au Club de la Résurrection (Mannequin Haus):
Funeral home proprietors Jamed and Wendy sign up for eternal life.
Deluded middle-aged bachelor searches for disappeared elderly mother.
Sunday Dinner with Father Dwyer (Optional Books):
Defrocked priest Father Dwyer hosts zany cable cooking show for containership crews.
Jim Meirose's short and long work (400+) has appeared in numerous publications, including South Carolina Review, New Orleans Review, Xavier Review, Witness, Into the Void, Exterminating Angel, Phoebe, Otoliths, Baltimore Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, American Literary Review, 14 Hills, and many others. (Click Here for On Realism & Project 1.)
Thank You! Mind your boots goan out!
(Now Jesus himself had pointed out that a prophet has no honour in his own country’ (John 4:44))
JIM MEIROSE - NEW FICTION
"A tiny man. Leading many more other tinier men. The number of tiny men in the line only bounded by the rate of each one’s diminishment!"
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