About: Ron Carlson

Ron Carlson is the award-winning author of six story collections and six novels, most recently Return to Oakpine. His fiction has appeared in Harper’s, The New Yorker, Playboy, and GQ, and has been featured on NPR’s This American Life and Selected Shorts.

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Long Live the Landline

Once, the land line telephone was our primary link to the outside world, and between calls (which was most of the time), we were blissfully More