towns and cities

A portrait of the troubled inhabitants of a single unit in a South Miami Beach building

Olive continues to struggle to understand her own life and the lives around her.

The painful transitions of twenty-first-century, small-town America

Stories about the private lives behind the postcard scenes of a New England town.

A retired schoolteacher, deplores the changes in her little town of Crosby, Maine, and in the world at large, but she doesn’t always recognize the changes in those around her.

Strengths, struggles, and hopes of black women in America.

Capturing the spirit of Glasgow.

A cycle structured around the life of protagonist George Willard, from the time he was a child to his growing independence and ultimate abandonment of Winesburg as a young man.

15 stories offer glimpses into the lives of ordinary Dubliners, and collectively paint a portrait of a nation.