Deal Me In 2015 – Week 6 Wrap Up


Below are links to new Deal Me In posts since the last wrap up. Most of us are on week six (some of us – including your host [cough, cough] – are temporarily behind…)

Randall at Time Enough at last posts about Ethan Canin’s “Star Food”

Katherine at The Writerly Reader reads a story of one of the masters: Leo Tolstoy’s “God Sees the Truth but Waits”

John-Paul at The Reader Regards Himself shares Mark Jacobson’s “From Beyond the Grave”

Marian at Tanglewood covers two stories this week: Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Mystery of Marie Roget” and Nathaniel Hawthorne’s “The Old Manse.” Find her post at

Dale at Mirror with Clouds read “Paul’s Case” by Willa Cather

Jen at Military History – “on assignment” last week at the Harry Potter convention/celebration/experience – catches up with two posts, one on “Encirclement” by Tamas Dobozy and “England” by Edward John moreton Draxx Plunkett (Lord Dunstan)

James at James Reads Books compares two essays this week Joan Didion’s “Marrying Absurd” and H.L. Mencken’s “On Ambrose Bierce”

Cleo at Classical Carouael read Juan de la Cruz’s poem “Song II: The Dark Night”

Juliana at Cedar Station posted about two stories Herman Melville’s “The Lightning Rod Man” and Ray Bradbury’s “A Sound of Thunder”

“o” at Behold the Stars has I think set the record for the most “ancient” work ever covered in Deal Me In as she tackles “The Frogs” by Aristophanes

I posted about Alice Munro’s “Some Women” (actually my week five story)


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