Magic for Beginners

Author: Kelly Link Type: Fiction, short stories Published: 2005 I read it: March 2017 “You can’t have everything,” the cheerleader says. “Not even in a story. You can’t have all the stories you want.” “I know,” the Devil says. He whines. “But I still want it.” Kelly Link acts as her own Devil throughout this…

Get in Trouble

Author: Kelly Link Type: Fiction, short stories Published: 2015 I read it: July 2015 I gravitated toward Kelly Link’s new short fiction collection based on a compelling summary, thinking Link was a new name to me. But I dug around some, and was reminded of an older story of hers about a boy, the mother he lost,…