The Sympathetic Squirrel

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While eating lunch on a park bench, Leslie Carter watches a man recount his life story to a gray squirrel. The rodent is a sympathetic listener and there is more than a sliver of truth concealed in the lunatics obsessive rants.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Barry Rachin

In his early seventies, Barry Rachin is a retired health care manager living in southeastern Massachusetts. Having written over a hundred short stories and several novellas, he prefers literary fiction and greatly admires the classic prose styles of such

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