All posts filed under: Short Story Spotlight

Nocturne by Andrés Barba

I read this and was filled again with awe for the short story. In particular, the way they can deliver a more punchy message than a novel can. Andres Barba strips the paint away from typical themes such as relationships and writes about their more taboo undertones, lonely hearts columns, gay sex and a 21 […]

La Poseída by Antonio Muñoz Molina: Get strung along into the mindset of a narcissistic and self-obsessed character

In the middle of exams I’ve neglected my blog. What about a short story review, quick and painless? I read: La Poseída, (English: The Possessed), by Antonio Muñoz Molina. I always forget that reading one short story can change your whole day, a good one will suck you in and you won’t need another for […]