The Seeker

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Dislocate

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It’s official. My story “Denver or Bust” arrived in the Spring 2009 issue of Dislocate, the literary magazine published by the University of Minnesota. A package of 3 copies was on my doorstep when I arrived home Friday afternoon. I’ve skimmed through and noticed one edit to my story thus far. It was a quote from an anonymous stranger; not that it makes a big difference, but I can see where it changes the nature of what he said to me, if not the actual meaning. I don’t mind the edit in the least; heck, I edited the story myself about two weeks ago as I prepared to send it off for a contest. I saw a place where things could have been said more effectively, so I touched it up a bit. I’m hoping it places well in the contest. I think the fact that it had been published bodes well for my desired outcome.

You can find out more about Dislocate at http://dislocate.org. I guess there was a launch party– nobody invited me! There are also several “acclaimed authors” included in the publication, as noted on the website. I hope I make good company for them.

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Written by seeker70

May 11, 2009 at 1:17 am

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  1. Congrats, Burdman…I’ll have to figure out where I can buy a copy locally…

    Cory Fosco

    May 12, 2009 at 12:48 pm


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