5 Short Stories to Get Lost in This Weekend

I'm about to be a shamless editor. Yes, you've got your five short story recs on the way—and they're good ones!—but there's going to be a twist ending on this week's edition. You'll never see it coming. First, onto the list:

And the finale: This week, I have an excerpt from my own novel up at Joyland, called "A Rembrandt" (and the reason for the photo of Brooklyn's Prospect Park up above). If you're game for another story , consider giving that one a read.

We'll just call it a bonus.