2020

Here’s my Deal Me In short story list for 2020:

A Spades “That in Aleppo Once…” Vladimir Nabakov
K Spades The Resemblance Between a Violin Tennessee Williams
Case and a Coffin
Q Spades The Ledge Lawrence Sargent Hall
J Spades Criers and Kibitzers, Kibitzers and Criers Stanley Elkin
10 Spades How to Win Rosellen Brown
9 Spades Where I’m Calling From Raymond Carver
8 Spades Birthmates Gish Jen
7 Spades The Tell-Tale Heart Edgar Allan Poe
6 Spades The Yellow Wallpaper Charlotte Perkins Gilman
5 Spades The Rats in the Walls H. P. Lovecraft
4 Spades Battle Royal Ralph Ellison
3 Spades The Persistence of Desire John Updike
2 Spades WILD: Banana Boats Mary Ann Taylor-Hall
A Diamonds Silent Retreats Philip F. Deaver
K Diamonds Resident Priest Jon Hassler
Q Diamonds Geneseo Philip F. Deaver
J Diamonds The Men Jane Mayhall
10 Diamonds Bare Bones Sallie Bingham
9 Diamonds White Anglo-Saxon Protestant Robert Hazel
8 Diamonds The Taste of Ironwater Jim Wayne Miller
7 Diamonds White Rat Gayl Jones
6 Diamonds The Affair with Rachel Ware Jane Stuart
5 Diamonds Maxine Gurney Norman
4 Diamonds Rent Control Walter Tevis
3 Diamonds A Fellow Making Himself Up Leon V. Driskell
2 Diamonds WILD: The Bath Raymond Carver
A Clubs Winter Facts Mary Ann Taylor-Hall
K Clubs The Fugitive Richard Cortez Day
Q Clubs If You Can’t Win James Baker Hall
J Clubs Bypass Lisa Koger
10 Clubs Belinda’s World Tour Guy Davenport
9 Clubs The Way It Felt to be Falling Kim Edwards
8 Clubs Clouds Paul Griner
7 Clubs Deferment Dwight Allen
6 Clubs Roger Malvin’s Burial Nathaniel Hawthorne
5 Clubs My Kinsman, Major Molineux Nathaniel Hawthorne
4 Clubs The Ambitious Guest Nathaniel Hawthorne
3 Clubs The Great Carbuncle Nathaniel Hawthorne
2 Clubs WILD At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners Lauren Groff
A Hearts Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment Nathaniel Hawthorne
K Hearts Lady Eleanor’s Mantle Nathaniel Hawthorne
Q Hearts Egotism, or, The Bosom Serpent Nathaniel Hawthorne
J Hearts The Birthmark Nathaniel Hawthorne
10 Hearts The Snows of Kilimanjaro Ernest Hemingway
9 Hearts The Mother of a Queen Ernest Hemingway
8 Hearts The Swimmers F. Scott Fitzgerald
7 Hearts Babylon Revisited F. Scott Fitzgerald
6 Hearts What It Was Like, Seeing Chris Deborah Eisenberg
5 Hearts The Failure Jonathan Franzen
4 Hearts Children Are Bored on Sunday Jean Stafford
3 Hearts Partners Veronica Geng
2 Hearts WILD