“Meteorite” by Sean Lovelace

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When a college student’s friend is diagnosed with leukemia, there is little to be said between the two friends. Page knows her options for treatments, but she doesn’t have much to say on the subject. Clinging to a tiny pamphlet called The Ten Commandments for Cancer Survival, she sits digesting the life-altering news. The two friends do their best to have a normal lunch while a massive, dark cloud hangs above their heads.


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About the Author
Sean Lovelace lives in Indiana, where he teaches in the creative writing program at Ball State University. His latest collection is about Velveeta and published by Bateau Press. He recently edited a book with writer James Franco. He has won several national literary awards, including the Crazyhorse Prize for Fiction. He likes to eat nachos and to run, far.
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