Sunday, January 25, 2009

Joyce Carol Oates' "Pumpkin Head" (short story, non-genre, free)

Illustration accompanying the short story titled Pumpkin Head by Joyce Carol OatesA recently widowed woman somewhere in New Jersey, US, is receiving romantic overtures from a younger immigrant man.

Story was ok but for the bizarre ending.

Fact sheet.

First published: The New Yorker, 5 January 2009.
Rating: B.
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