Monday, November 21, 2016
Carpe Diem by Eileen Kernaghan - A Short Story Review
I am Canadian.
Why am I not reading more stories from Canada?
I dug out this collection from On-Spec magazine. You know, I've purchased many issues of the magazine and I am sure I haven't read even one. They are all in a shoe box in my basement. I think I will have to take a run at them.
This story was an odd one, with a twist ending that left me scratching my head.
We follow a group of senior women who are being monitored for something. Blood tests, and all kinds of medical checkups are being performed regularly.
We are never told why.
But if you don't make the cut....
Eileen Kernaghan's website - http://www.eileenkernaghan.ca/index.html