Barry Rachin Profile

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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

Books I've written

  • Collected Short Stories: Volume V
    Collected Short Stories: Volume V Short Stories by Barry Rachin
    Collected Short Stories: Volume V
    Collected Short Stories: Volume V

    Reads:
    291

    Pages:
    172

    Published:
    Dec 2018

    Twenty-eight year-old Jesse Caldwell is painfully shy, lives at home and hates his moronic life. Miranda Huffington suffers from a gimpy leg and equally stunt...

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  • Sheldon Guberman's Two-state Solution
    Sheldon Guberman's Two-state Solution Flash Fiction by Barry Rachin
    Sheldon Guberman's Two-state Solution
    Sheldon Guberman's Two-state Solution

    Reads:
    7

    Pages:
    10

    Published:
    Dec 2018

    Sheldon Guberman’s troublesome ex-wife, Myra, has just resurfaced along with a Lebanese woman with a predilection for proverbs. As the saying goes, ‘old age a...

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  • Collected Short Stories: volume IV
    Collected Short Stories: volume IV Short Stories by Barry Rachin
    Collected Short Stories: volume IV
    Collected Short Stories: volume IV

    Reads:
    208

    Pages:
    140

    Published:
    Nov 2018

    * Bethany Glaspell approached the first-ever meeting with Great-uncle Vern, a man who returned from the jungles of Vietnam with a Hmong bride and warped perso...

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  • Collected Short Stories: Volume III
    Collected Short Stories: Volume III Short Stories by Barry Rachin
    Collected Short Stories: Volume III
    Collected Short Stories: Volume III

    Reads:
    377

    Pages:
    155

    Published:
    Oct 2018

    A young boy spends a magical weekend with his sister, a former collegiate track star crippled in a freak accident. During the visit he learns a poignant less...

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