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Like many Dybek stories, various characters and ideas move through the story passing each other in invisible hallways made of metaphor and symbolism. Or something like that. He is always making connections or suggestions that the reader makes connections. The music traveled down as clearly as Marcy said my crying had traveled up.


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‘Chopin In Winter’ by Stuart Dybek

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Interview with Stuart Dybek

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