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  • Blankets in the River with Oranges and Other Stories 

    Gamero, Rafael (East Carolina University, 2015)
    This thesis is a collection of five short stories, four flash fiction pieces, and one creative nonfiction piece. They all have strong character perspectives and are unified by a distinctive Caribbean/Central American ...
  • A Blurry Outline and Other Stories 

    Smith, Stephanie Ann (East Carolina University, 2015)
    A Blurry Outline and Other Stories is a collection of four short stories and three flash pieces. Family, friends and loss, primarily a daughter's loss of her mother, are the themes that bind these stories together. The ...
  • Domino Effect and Other Stories 

    Frisby, Brandon C. (East Carolina University, 2012)
    This thesis is a collection of six fictional short stories, all of which focus on strong characters and narrative voice. The stories also involve different narrative perspectives. They include a variety of writing styles, ...
  • Iniquities 

    Nelson, Rose (East Carolina University, 2015)
    This thesis is a representative collection of short stories that I have written as part of my Master's requirements. The four pieces included demonstrate the overarching style, length, and major themes of much of my recent ...
  • Last Wills 

    Loonam, John (East Carolina University, 2013)
    This short story collection, LAST WILLS, portrays four individuals' transitions into late adulthood. "Dan's Man Otto": an aging, socially estranged man attempts to cope with later-life struggles due to another man's fatal ...
  • There Has Never Been Anything Truly Wrong with You 

    Warren, Erin (East Carolina University, 2011)
    These stories are about obsessive, lonely people. The characters might seem insane but really, they are just lonely and maybe a bit neurotic. They are introspective characters who began life as sweet children, but grew ...
  • The Things We Hear in the Nighttime & Other Stories 

    Geer, Aaron M. (East Carolina University, 2015)
    THE THINGS WE HEAR IN THE NIGHTTIME & OTHER STORIES is a collection of five short stories and five pieces of flash fiction. The writing in the collection focuses on the ever-changing American identity of the 20th and 21st ...
  • The Tub and Other Stories 

    Metzger, James (East Carolina University, 2012)
    This portfolio of creative writing includes four full-length short stories and two pieces of flash fiction. In each of the full-length stories, a male protagonist gets caught up in circumstances over which he has little ...