By Barbara Lambert
In the prize-winning novella "A Message for Mr. Lazarus", a guy flees to a distant hideaway in Costa Rica. He retains nodding off to sleep, then jerking up back. and each time he does that - we could his protect down - he's again in his BMW once more, screaming around the undeniable of Guanacaste, refusing to be handed even on blind corners, that's how they force the following, every little thing dry, smoke-hazed, the mountains within the east shimmering like goals; and flame bushes flashing by way of, and herds of skinny white livestock, and at times a palm, and in each little village he has to gradual for pageants of the Crucifixion ... In a small lodge he recollects because the most pretty position on the earth, the guy continues to be "dogged via success" and all his makes an attempt at ironic self-deception won't continue him from a suggestion of redemption that he may have selected to avoid.
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A Message for Mr. Lazarus: A Novella and Seven Stories by Barbara Lambert