Lush, Humid, and Lost: The Characters of Vanessa Blakeslee

Vanessa Blakeslee’s short story collection, Train Shots (Burrow Press, 2014), gives you a little pause. True to the title, the breaths between stories are like the pauses in between downing shots. Blakeslee is not afraid to end things on a suspenseful note, and I still find myself wondering about the fates of some of the characters.Continue reading “Lush, Humid, and Lost: The Characters of Vanessa Blakeslee”