Far Fetched Fables No 2 A. A. Attanasio and Seana Graham
Far Fetched Fables
First Story: “Demons Hide Their Faces” by A.A. Attanasio Winterset in Egypt beside the rotting canal at Sidi Bishr, with the little, ceramic hashish pipe in her freckled hand, a thin thread of palpitant smoke twisting in the air before her, the professor faced her student and informed him seriously and with hollow impersonality, “The most avid collectors of books are demons. But they want only the old texts. The oldest texts.” The author of twenty-two novels and two story collections, A. A. Attanasio lives in Hawai’i and writes his fiction inside a volcano: Koko Crater, a botanical garden near his Honolulu home. Visit http://www.aaattanasio.com/ for more details. Second story: “The Pirate’s True Love” by Seana Graham It was a fine spring morning as the pirate sat with his true love before sailing out to sea. She was wearing a long, purple... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.