Stories & Sketches

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Stories & Sketches

Stories Sketches Life Reflected in Words and Lines These stories and sketches view life as wonderful odd glorious and heartbreaking A fistfight on the floor of a ballroom leads to a strange encounter with a well

  • Title: Stories & Sketches
  • Author: Doug Harris
  • ISBN: 9781432762162
  • Page: 381
  • Format: Paperback
  • Life Reflected in Words and Lines These 111 stories and sketches view life as wonderful, odd, glorious and heartbreaking A fistfight on the floor of a ballroom leads to a strange encounter with a well known activist and perennial presidential candidate Collecting data for research on the management of water resources leads to some unexpected responses Newspaper articlesLife Reflected in Words and Lines These 111 stories and sketches view life as wonderful, odd, glorious and heartbreaking A fistfight on the floor of a ballroom leads to a strange encounter with a well known activist and perennial presidential candidate Collecting data for research on the management of water resources leads to some unexpected responses Newspaper articles claim that a small research company is attempting to control world affairs using link analysis The author writes emails to friends to relieve the pain of seeing his wife slowly die of ovarian cancer Experiences suggests that being an outsider is not necessarily a bad thing A post hurricane assignment with the Red Cross in Louisiana leads to a possible misunderstanding A passenger talks to someone out on the wing of the aircraft during a United Airlines flight from Denver to Los Angeles The person who looks like Fu Man Chu joins the Hell s Angels turns out to be the brother in law of one s breakfast companion What is the relationship between friendship and romance How does Cactus Foot, the nickname entered as the author of an book review, get automatically entered in a sign up form being completed two years later on Google An airplane is designed for a pilot wearing pajamas and a straw hat A representative of Groups Against Speech Pathology GASP interviews the author Cartoons illustrate life in a small research and development company Concepts from Anthropology to Zodiac are illustrated with pen and ink drawings.

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    1. Henry Simpson on said:

      This is an unusual book. It has no plot per se, does not move forward linearly in time, includes short vignettes (written and sketches, photographs, cartoons), and does not follow the usual conventions of memoir, the genre it most closely resembles. Turning a page presents constant surprises. Harris provides a Contents page that reads like a poem, with suggestive titles such as Anthropology, Beware the sweaty palm, Birdography, Cataphoria, Echinoidorama, GASP, and so forth. These suggest a wide [...]

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