In these ten short stories, characters grapple with cultural values, family secrets, and human weaknesses with everything from humor to horror, hope to despair. Sometimes they persevere; sometimes they fail. Often the outcome lies somewhere in-between.
Dennis Humphrey is Chair of the English and Fine Arts Division at Arkansas State University Beebe. He holds a PhD in English with Creative Writing emphasis from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is also an officer in the Arkansas Army National Guard with two tours in Iraq.