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The Human Condition

Will Overby

Publisher: Black Cat Books

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The human condition – it’s what makes us sentient beings, what ties us together, and eventually causes us to face our own mortality.  Here is a collection of fiction and poetry that explores the facets of being human – both good and bad – and offers a unique perspective on human existence.  An old man reflecting on his last days…  A young girl dreaming of life beyond her squalid existence… A woman trapped in her grief for a dead lover… Two brothers coping with the sudden divorce of their parents…  A homeless man who meets a young boy that may be his saving grace or his downfall…  A family defined by its matriarch’s wacky antics…  All travelers along the road of life, all defining the joys and tragedies of being human. 

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