Short Story Review: The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

Title: The Grownup Author: Gillian Flynn Anthology: None Publication Date: November 3, 2015 Genres: Fiction, Short Stories My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual Palms when Susan Burke walks [...]

Short Story Review: The Yellow Wall-Paper

Title: The Yellow Wall-Paper Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman Anthology: None Publication Date: January 1892 Genres: Classics, Short Stories My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "Based on the author’s own experiences, "The Yellow Wall-Paper" is the chilling tale of a woman driven to the brink of insanity by the ‘rest cure’ prescribed after the birth [...]

Short Story Review: Children of the Corn by Stephen King

Title: Children of the Corn Author: Stephen King Anthology: From Night Shift Publication Date: February 1978 Genres: Horror, Short Stories My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "This 1977 Stephen King classic is about a couple Burt and Vicky, who drive to California for a vacation in a last-ditch attempt to save their marriage. As they drive through the [...]