“The End of Him,” a short story

The edi­tors of H.O.W. Jour­nal (Help­ing Orphans World­wide) asked me to donate a short story. You can read “The End of Him” for free on their site.

“Commencement,” a short story

Published in the Summer, 2013 issue of _The American Scholar_. Available to read for free “on their site”:http://theamericanscholar.org/commencement/.

“Mountain People,” a short story

Published in July, 2011 by The American Scholar as a Web exclusive. Available to read for free “on their site”:http://www.theamericanscholar.org/mountain-people/.

“Somebody Up There Likes Me,” an old short story

Published in the December, 1994, issue of The Atlantic Monthly and still available for free on the magazine’s Web site. “Somebody Up There Likes Me” later appeared in the _The O. Henry Prize Stories, 1996_.

“Unrippable,” a short story

Published in the Autumn, 2009 issue of _The American Scholar_, “Unrippable” is available to read for free on “the magazine’s Web site”:http://www.theamericanscholar.org/unrippable/. When the piece appeared, I did an “online interview”:http://www.theamericanscholar.org/qa-with-ralph-lombreglia/ with the magazine’s editorial assistant Vanessa Schipani.