The Man Who Murdered Himself: A Short Story

The Man Who Murdered Himself A Short Story Kyle Ameus Waterbey is afflicted with a hideous illness He would do anything to be rid of it Anything This story was a Phobos Award winner in It has also won the Vera Hinckley Mayhew award

  • Title: The Man Who Murdered Himself: A Short Story
  • Author: Nancy Fulda
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 468
  • Format: ebook
  • Kyle Ameus Waterbey is afflicted with a hideous illness He would do anything to be rid of it Anything This story was a Phobos Award winner in 2004 It has also won the Vera Hinckley Mayhew award.

    One thought on “The Man Who Murdered Himself: A Short Story”

    1. A very short story, I found the entire premise really riveting. It was almost horrifying to think of the misery Kyle must experience in his every day life, and you could feel his pain and agony in the story. I felt the writing flowed well, although there were a few places where the word choices felt a bit unnatural, almost as if a thesaurus had been consulted. It wasn’t a big detraction, but it did give it somewhat of a temporarily stilted feel to the voice in my head. Although the entire conc [...]

    2. I felt that this left a lot to be desired for me. I am a fan of things that have a "Twilight Zone" feel to it, but this just felt like most of the story was left out. Would have liked to have seen more put into it.It was okay, but I tend to require more than what this provided for me. It was a quick, easy read. For me, a one time read.

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